Crestview Care Center is a small facility in Milford, Nebraska. With an overall rating of B-, this looks like a decent nursing home. This place has a few things working in its favor. The best part of this nursing home's report card was its stellar nursing score. We discuss nursing in the next section.
Crestview Care Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Aug 1, 2020 by Nick Lata
Note: Data for Crestview Care Center has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.
Please note our records indicate that Crestview Care Center has changed ownership recently and while our data on this page is up-to-date there is a chance that the quality of this facility may change under new management.
Top Nursing Home in Nebraska Awards 2019
In addition to earning a great overall score, this facility really excelled in the area of nursing, where it received an A. The nursing category analyzes quite a few components, many of which are tied to levels of nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This facility performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Inspections is another area where this facility excelled. We gave this facility an A for our inspections category. Inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This facility received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none were considered to be severe deficiencies. This tells you that CMS didn't deem any of these deficiencies to create an immediate threat to resident health or safety. Keep in mind that deficiency-free inspections are rare in this industry.
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Short-term Care Quality
The third highest area we awarded this nursing home in any area came in the area of short-term care, where we awarded it a C. In the category of short-term care, we strive to evaluate measures of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. We analyze the nursing home's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses and physical therapists. Unfortunately, it does not appear that this nursing home submitted information about its staffing of registered nurses or physical therapists. The last measure we looked at in this area is the percentage of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We discovered that just 3 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home, which is below average.
Long-term Care Quality
The last category we looked at is long-term care. It received an abysmal F for this area, which is a rock bottom grade. This is obviously a major disappointment. For residents seeking a permanent residence as opposed to skilled nursing, long-term care is an important category. After looking at the volume of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination record. We were optimistic to learn that this facility vaccinated 95.68346 percent of its residents against pneumonia. Surprisingly, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. With just 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, this facility has less hospitalizations than many nursing homes. Sadly, a few of its other scores in this category weren't as favorable as these.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Crestview Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Crestview Care Center, 5.27% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percent of residents who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are often the result of patients not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Crestview Care Center, 4.96% of Patients had Serious Falls
This metric indicates the percent of long-term stay patients who suffered falls which caused serious 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 Crestview Care Center, 3.66% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of residents that suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections are linked to inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Crestview Care Center, 18.62% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of residents given antipsychotic medications. These drugs may be used to treat a variety of medical conditions, such as cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Crestview Care Center, 19.92% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of residents who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety drugs are given to patients experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Crestview Care Center, 4.32% of Patients
This is the percent of residents showing signs of depression. Higher rates of depression may be a sign lower quality care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Crestview Care Center, 93.19% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term residents that were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home residents, making these types of vaccines indispensable.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Crestview Care Center, 14.85% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living may be a sign of the decline of a resident's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Crestview Care Center, 18.85% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of residents that retained mobility levels over time. Preserving mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Crestview Care Center, 1.37 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Crestview Care Center, 18.85 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.