Coon Memorial Home is in Dalhart, Texas. The city has 10,741 people. It looks like this is a very good facility. We awarded this it an overall grade of B+, which is very favorable grade. This facility truly has plenty working in its favor. This facility's strong profile was highlighted by its inspection rating, which is addressed in the next section.
Coon Memorial Home
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - Hospital district
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
One of the reasons this place is a strong facility is that it received a very impressive inspection score. In fact, inspections is its best category. In that area, we awarded this facility an A. Our inspection ratings account for a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with better scores in this area generally have very few of these severe deficiencies. While this nursing home had a few minor dings on its inspection report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are labeled as categories G through L. This means the inspectors did not consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
We also gave this facility a score of A for our long-term care grade. For prospective residents looking for a permanent residence rather than skilled nursing, long-term care is an important category. On top of considering the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home gave the vaccine to 93.650795 percent of its residents. This is slightly below what we were hoping for but still a respectable figure. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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This facility's next best category grade came in the area of nursing. In that category, we gave this nursing home a grade of B-. This wasn't quite on par with some of its other category grades mentioned above. Nursing ratings are based in large part on quantity of nursing care available. This facility provided just 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a relatively low total compared to most other facilities. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this place excelled in some of the quality-based metrics we assessed. In fact, it performed well in terms of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good measures of the quality of nursing care. In many cases, the quality of nursing care is as important as the number of hours of care offered.
Short-term Care Quality
The final area we assessed is short-term care. This nursing home was given an above average short-term care grade in our assessment, with a C. Although this was not nearly as impressive as several of its other category grades, this is nevertheless an acceptable grade for that category. In the category of short-term care, we strive to qualify measures of a nursing home's rehabilitation. We analyze the facility's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses and various therapists. We were not able to track down information on registered nurse or physical therapy staffing for this nursing home. The final item we looked at in this area is the percentage of residents that ultimately returned home from the nursing home. We found that just 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Coon Memorial Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Coon Memorial Home, 7.94% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint is an indication of the percent of long-term care residents which suffer from pressure ulcers or bed sores. We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Coon Memorial Home, 3.28% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents who sustained a major fall. Falls leading to severe injuries are considered by many experts to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care . Major falls are routinely caused by poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Coon Memorial Home, 1.64% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of residents that suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Coon Memorial Home, 11.75% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of patients who were given antipsychotic medications. These medications are sometimes used for treating several medical conditions, such as Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Coon Memorial Home, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This datapoint gauges the percentage of long-term care residents taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Coon Memorial Home, 4.66% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care patients who are demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Coon Memorial Home, 94.73% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Coon Memorial Home, 17.29% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living could be a sign of the deterioration of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Coon Memorial Home, 18.08% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percentage of long-term residents who were able to retain mobility. Many argue that mobility is critical to residents' health.
In Coon Memorial Home, 1.58 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. Keeping residents out of the hospital is important to maintaining the physical well-being of nursing home patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Coon Memorial Home, 18.08 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between staying out of the hospital and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
- Coon Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 0.18 miles away1411 Denver Avenue Dalhart Texas 79022Government - Hospital District or Authority(806) 244-4571