Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is one of only three available nursing homes located in Cape May Court House, New Jersey. This facility received an A- overall, which is one of our more impressive grades. In fact, we ranked this facility in the top third of all facilities in the nation. As you will see below, this facility also performed well in our category ratings. It is hard to poke holes in this nursing home's profile.
Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - County
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
On top of being a first rate nursing home overall, this nursing home also excelled in long-term care, where it earned an A. Facilities that do well in this category typically provide residents with closer supervision and stay on top of routine healthcare services. On top of looking at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home administered the vaccine to 98.62543 percent of its residents, which is much higher than the average nursing home. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Turning to our inspection category, this facility excelled in that area, which is based on the nursing home's recent government inspections. In fact, we awarded it an A for that category. Perhaps the most significant factor we consider in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes with better scores in this category typically dodged the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. While this nursing home had some deficiencies on its government inspection report, none of them were major deficiencies based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home is also above average in the category of short-term care, where it received a grade of B. It outpaced most facilities in this category. Our short-term care scores are presumably more critical for those in need of a nursing home for rehabilitation. Rehabilitation usually requires higher levels of highly-skilled nursing. This means not merely nursing services, but also physical and speech therapy, as well as other types of therapy. Unfortunately, we were not able to find information on registered nurse or physical therapy staffing for this nursing home. The final datapoint we assessed in this area is the number of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We discovered that 5.8 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
The final category we rated is nursing. We gave this nursing home one of our better grades in this area, with a B. Although this was not as dominant as a few of its other scores, it is still a positive grade. There are many factors within this category. Many of the criteria reflect the quantity and quality of nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality measures 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 place the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can frequently be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as by employing a policy of moving a patient even once per day.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 9.57% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin caused by staying in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 2.57% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of patients that have had a major fall. Falls leading to major injury are considered by many experts to be an indicator of nursing care . Major falls are often the result of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1.73% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of residents that have had a urinary tract infection. These infections may be associated with inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 10.75% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These medications are sometimes used for several conditions, including cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 17.5% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic gauges the percentage of long-term care residents that were administered antianxiety medication. These medications are given to patients experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 5.81% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who are demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 92% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients that have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 10.99% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as dressing and eating. Many in the industry argue that this is a reasonable measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 14.79% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of patients who retained mobility levels over time. Retaining mobility is usually a great sign for residents' health.
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1.49 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 14.79 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between staying out of the hospital and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 8.17 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to gauge short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 80.57% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percentage of short-term care residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts would argue that this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.
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