Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker is an average-sized nursing home in Lakeland, Florida. Sporting an overall rating of B, this nursing home is a quality option. Even in a city featuring 12 nursing homes, this one ought to be a sound choice. This place's impressive profile was highlighted by its inspection rating, which you can find in the next section.
Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
2020 W Lake Parker Dr,
Lakeland FL 33805
65.91% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a quality overall score, this nursing home also earned strong health inspections in recent years. We awarded them a favorable score in this area, with a B+. These inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can find more information about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Although this facility had a few deficiencies on its report, none were severe based on CMS' deficiency scale. Remember that deficiency-free inspection reports are rare in the industry.
Long-term Care Quality
This facility also was given an impressive long-term care grade. Indeed, we awarded it an above average score of B+ in this category. Facilities that do well in long-term care typically provide patients with more supervision and stay on top of routine medical care. One of the criteria we considered on top of nursing hours is vaccinations. This nursing home administered the pneumonia vaccination to 97.8125 percent of its residents. Vaccination is a great way to avoid unnecessary hospitalizations for the aged 65 and up population. Lastly, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
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Another strong feature for this facility is that it received an impressive nursing grade. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of B+. We scrutinized the skill-level of nurses at the facility, as well as the quantity of hours the nurses were with residents, in determining our score in this area. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality-based metrics and this nursing home excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any facility the state in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be avoided by providing better nursing care, such as by having a system of turning a patient at least once a day.
Short-term Care Quality
Moving on to the last area, this facility was awarded a C for short-term care, which we consider to be a decent rating. Short-term care grades are crucial for people needing rehabilitation. Rehabilitation usually mandates additional skilled nursing. This includes a broad scope of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other forms of therapy. Unfortunately, it does not look like this nursing home provided registered nurse or physical therapist staffing data. Finally, we considered the number of residents who returned home from this nursing home. We found that 4.8 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home. This figure was well below average.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 9.08% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also referred to as bed sores, are often caused by residents not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care reduces the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 2.82% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of patients that have had a major fall. Falls leading to severe injury are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Falls are often the result of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 1.81% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are routinely caused by facilities with worst hygiene practices. Better nursing care limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. Note that this datapoint is sometimes skewed by the fact that nursing homes have different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 10.64% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percentage of residents who were given antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many patients, it is important to confirm these medications are being used appropriately. In limited cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 21.27% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are administered to patients experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 2.33% of Patients
This is the percent of residents exhibiting symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 94.94% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 13.07% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care patients who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as moving around and using the bathroom. Many in the industry would argue that this is a measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 16.78% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percent of long-term care patients that remained mobile levels. Some experts argue that the ability to move around is critical to residents' physical and mental health.
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 1.76 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 16.78 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 9.16 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Consulate Health Care of Lake Parker, 78.49% Percentage of Resident
This metric is a measure of the percentage of short-term residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry argue this is a reliable measure of rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Lakeland, FL
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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