Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center is one of just a few facilities in Grand Saline, Texas. Sporting an overall rating of B, this appears to be a fine option. Based on our ratings, this facility ought to meet the needs of most people. You should also take a look at this nursing home's category grades below. Long-term care grades are discussed in the next section.
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Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
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Long-term Care Quality
On top of being a quality nursing home overall, this nursing home really fared well in our long-term care category, where it earned an A+. Nursing homes that excel in this category tend to be well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to residents. In addition to considering the volume of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home gave the vaccine to 100 percent of its residents, which is significantly higher than most nursing homes. Finally, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
In addition, this nursing home also excelled in inspections, where it received a grade of A. Inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Fortunately, although this place had a few minor dings on its report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are ones found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This means the government inspectors didn't deem 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.
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This facility's next best category was its nursing grade, where it received a grade of C. While this didn't quite match its scores in some of the categories discussed above, this is still a decent score. Our nursing grade looks at the facility's nurse staffing levels. We weigh both the levels of training of the nurses and the amount of time spent with patients. This place averages 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident daily, which is not an impressive total. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this place surprisingly fared better in some of the quality-based metrics we assessed. It performed well when it comes to minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. Many consider these areas to be reliable indicators of the quality of nursing care. In some cases, the quality of nursing care is just as important as the quantity of hours of care offered.
Short-term Care Quality
The next category we rated was short-term care, is this nursing home's worst area. We awarded this facility a grade of D in that area. This was one of just a couple of dings in an otherwise strong report card. Our short-term care scores are based on the nursing home's quantity of skilled highly skilled professionals. This means a broad spectrum of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, in addition to other types of therapy. Unfortunately, this nursing home was below average in terms of its quantity of physical therapy and registered nurse hours provided to its residents based on the measures we assessed. Finally, we looked at the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that just 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 7.17% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin due to remaining in the same position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 3.38% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of patients who suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to severe injury are often associated with lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing protocols can reduce the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 1.52% of Patients had UTIs
This is an indication of the percentage of long-term patients which suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be an indication of poor nursing care. However, this datapoint could also be misleading for some facilities due to varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 10.14% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of patients who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. These medications are used for treating several conditions, such as dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 22.67% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of residents who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. These drugs are typically given to residents experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 4.84% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term stay residents who are showing depressive symptoms. Some believe that this is a measure of quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 93.69% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents that were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 17.58% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 13.47% Percentage of Residents
This is the percentage of patients who maintained mobility over time. Preserving mobility is usually a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 1.89 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 13.47 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 11.91 Percentage of Patients
This is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Country Trails Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, 66.29% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percentage of short-term residents that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Higher levels of independence with ADL's typically correlates with higher quality rehabilitation services.