Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc is a small hospital-based facility in Robinson, Illinois. With an overall rating of A+, this facility is ranked among the best nursing homes we found. As far as we can see, this place should be a wonderful choice for most people. We also gave this facility impressive grades in all of the major categories we assessed. More information about these categories can be found below.
Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc
- Nursing Home
Updated May 1, 2020 by Nick Lata
Note: Data for Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.
One of the reasons this place turned out to be a quality nursing home is that it earned an A+ inspection grade. This is simply as good as it gets in this very important category. Inspection grades weigh several factors included in a facility's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we weigh heavily is the number and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better scores in this area typically have few severe deficiencies. This nursing home was hit with 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none were considered to be severe deficiencies. This tells you that the inspectors did not deem any of these deficiencies to cause an immediate risk to resident safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This facility also received an A+ for its long-term care grade. Nursing homes that receive this kind of grade in long-term care tend to provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are kept in good health. Once we looked at the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination statistics. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which is much higher than the vast majority of nursing homes. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Adding to its strong resume, this facility also received an excellent nursing score, with a grade of A. Nursing grades are based in large part on levels of nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.6 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can often be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Short-term Care Quality
In the final area, this facility also was awarded an impressive short-term care grade, with an A. This completed a first-rate profile. Short-term care grades are often used to gauge a facility's performance with rehabilitation. In order to have highly scored rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to provide better levels of skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, speech therapists and other highly trained professionals. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the information they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last measure we assessed in this area is the percentage of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We discovered that 5.7 percent of this nursing home's patients were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 8.94% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of patients that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also referred to as bed sores, are routinely the result of residents not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care can reduce the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 3.47% of Patients had Serious Falls
This metric gauges the percentage of long-term care patients which have suffered falls leading to severe injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries may be an indication of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 2.6% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of residents that suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's are routinely the result of facilities with worst hygiene practices. Additional nurse staffing can minimize the number likelihood of residents sustaining infections. Keep in mind that this metric is affected by by the fact that facilities have different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 18.4% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents who were given antipsychotic medications. These medications may be used for several conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 19.11% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This datapoint is an indication of the percentage of long-term patients who were prescribed antianxiety medication. These drugs are typically given to residents suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 29.8% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients exhibiting depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 87.49% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 14.23% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 19.34% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percentage of residents who remained mobile levels over time. Preserving mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 19.34 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 11.45 Percentage of Patients
This is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to measure patient well-being during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Crawford Memorial Hospital Ltc, 71.39% Percentage of Resident
This is a measure of the percentage of short-term stay residents who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Many would argue that this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
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