Crestridge Care Center is in Maquoketa, Iowa. The city has 8,658 people. We awarded this nursing home an overall grade of B+. A grade in this range requires favorable marks in most areas. Based on our assessment, you could do much worse than this nursing home. The best aspect of this facility's impressive report card is its nursing score. We discuss nursing in the next section
Crestridge Care Center
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Individual
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
One of the reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it received a very impressive nursing score. In that area, we awarded this facility an A. Our nursing score focuses on the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. We weigh both the levels of licensure of the nurses and the quantity of hours spent with residents. This nursing home provides 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality-based metrics 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 Iowa in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can generally be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as employing a system of moving a patient more often.
Adding to its impressive category grades, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A- for our inspections rating. Inspection ratings are based on many datapoints found on the a nursing home's government inspections. Facilities that score well in this area have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. While this facility had some minor dings on its report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those found in categories G through L. This tells you that the inspectors did not deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. We should note that deficiency-free inspections are uncommon in the industry.
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Short-term Care Quality
Turning to another strength for this facility, we gave them one of our more favorable scores in our short-term care category as well, with a B+. Short-term care grades are based in part on the nursing home's quantity of skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This means a vast spectrum of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we assessed the number of residents that returned home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
Long-term Care Quality
Switching gears to our final category, this facility was awarded a respectable long-term care grade. While this was not quite as strong as some of its other category grades, this is still a middle of the pack score. In determining our long-term care ratings, we scrutinize the personal care offered to a nursing home's patients. After considering the amount of care provided by nurses, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination statistics. We were optimistic to learn that this nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its residents against pneumonia. This facility was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Crestridge Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Crestridge Care Center, 6.13% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint gauges the percentage of long-term stay patients which are suffering from new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We use this statistic in calculating both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Crestridge Care Center, 3.72% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of patients who sustained a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injuries are often caused by lower quality nursing care. Better nursing care can limit the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Crestridge Care Center, 2.97% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are often the result of facilities with lower levels of hygiene. More frequent bathing minimizes the number of UTI's sustained by residents in a nursing home. Note that this statistic is sometimes skewed by the fact that nursing homes have varying reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Crestridge Care Center, 16.77% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percentage of residents prescribed antipsychotic medications. These drugs are used to treat a variety of conditions, such as Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Crestridge Care Center, 18.76% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percentage of patients given antianxiety drugs. These medications are typically prescribed to patients experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Crestridge Care Center, 4.77% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who are demonstrating depressive symptoms. Some experts believe that this is a reasonable measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Crestridge Care Center, 94.58% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Crestridge Care Center, 16.85% Percentage of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as taking medications and continence. Some experts would argue that this is a reliable measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Crestridge Care Center, 20.59% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percentage of residents that remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility can be a good sign for residents' health.
In Crestridge Care Center, 1.17 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of care. There is typically a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the overall quality of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Crestridge Care Center, 20.59 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
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