Crestpark Dewitt is a small nursing home located in De Witt, Arkansas. With an overall grade of B+, this nursing home should work for most prospective patients. As far as we can see, this nursing home is a good fit for most people. This place's strong profile was highlighted by its long-term care score, which you can find in the next paragraph.
Updated May 1, 2022 by Sara Levinsohn
1325 Liberty Drive,
De Witt AR 72042
54.71% estimated occupancy 1
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
We also found that this nursing home excelled in long-term care. We gave them an A+ in this area. For long-term care residents, the nursing home's primary goal is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. While we determined this facility had an impressive quantity of nursing care provided by nurses and other nursing staff, we found its vaccine statistics to be a bit slightly lower than we anticipated. This facility gave the pneumonia vaccine to just 90.71429 percent of its residents. This is one figure we would like to see this facility improve on. The last statistic we assessed was its hospitalization rate. We found that this place had 3.26 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days. Although this wasn't as strong as most of its other scores in this area, this statistic may be skewed for some nursing homes due to the medical complexity of residents.
Adding to its impressive profile, this facility also performed well in the area of inspections. In fact, it received a nearly flawless government inspection report this year. As a result, it received one of our best grades in that area with an A-. Inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This nursing home was assessed 2 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none were considered to be severe. This indicates that the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies to create an immediate risk to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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This nursing home also received a strong nursing score. In fact, we awarded it an above average grade of B+ in this area. There are a variety of datapoints included in this category. Many of these datapoints reflect staffing levels. This particular nursing home provided 4.2 hours of nursing care per resident per day, which was among the higher figures we found. Lastly, this nursing home also excelled in several of the quality measures we assessed. With less than five percent of its residents suffering from pressure ulcers, this place performed as well as any nursing home Arkansas in this category. This is generally a good indicator that a facility has reliable quality controls. Many pressure ulcers can be avoided by offering better nursing care and having a protocol of turning patients even once per day.
Short-term Care Quality
The final category we rated was nursing, was this nursing home's worst area. We gave this facility a D in that area. This is one of just a couple of dings on a quality profile. In the category of short-term care, we endeavor to evaluate measures of a facility's rehabilitation services. We analyze the nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses and physical, occupational and other therapists. It looks like this place was subpar in the two key staffing areas we assessed. In fact, it supplied fewer physical therapist and registered nurse hours per resident than most other nursing homes. Finally, we looked at the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. This wasn't a strength for this facility. We found that just 41.6 percent of this facility's residents returned home. At most facilities, around half of their patients are able to return home so this is well below average.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Crestpark Dewitt Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Crestpark Dewitt, 8.47% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a measure of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, which are also referred to as bed sores, are routinely the result of residents staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Crestpark Dewitt, 3.93% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint gauges the percentage of long-term care patients that have sustained falls which resulted in major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries may be a sign of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Crestpark Dewitt, 2.32% of Patients had UTIs
This datapoint indicates the percent of long-term care residents who have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be an indication of poor nursing care. However, this statistic could also be skewed for certain facilities due to varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Crestpark Dewitt, 12.01% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of residents who were given antipsychotic drugs. These medications are sometimes used to treat several medical conditions, including cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Crestpark Dewitt, 21.41% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of patients given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety drugs are prescribed to patients experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Crestpark Dewitt, 2% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who are demonstrating depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Crestpark Dewitt, 95.84% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for seniors, making these vaccines critical to patient well-being.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Crestpark Dewitt, 12.45% Percentage of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and bathing.
In Crestpark Dewitt, 1.78 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Crestpark Dewitt, 14.17 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term resident care. Keeping residents out of the hospital during rehabilitation is important to restoring the physical well-being of residents.
- Dewitt Hospital & Nursing Home, IncCritical Access Hospitals 0.81 miles away1641 Whitehead Drive De Witt Arkansas 72042Voluntary non-profit - Private(870) 946-3571