Located in Worthington, Minnesota, Crossroads Care Center is one of just a couple facilities there. This is a very good nursing home. We gave this it an overall grade of B+, which is very good score. Based on our assessment, this place ought to meet the needs of most people. This facility also received impressive scores in each of our categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Crossroads Care Center
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Partnership
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home received a strong overall score as described above, but we especially wanted to note its excellent short-term care grade. We awarded them an A in this category. Our short-term care grade is typically used to measure a nursing home's rehabilitation services. In order to have highly scored rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to have better levels of highly skilled nursing services. These types of services include registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other highly skilled individuals. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last metric we assessed in this category is the number of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.
Adding to its impressive profile, this nursing home also performed at a high level in the category of inspections. In fact, it received a nearly flawless inspection report this year. As a result, it earned one of our best grades in that category with an A-. Inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This particular nursing home received 6 deficiencies on its inspection report. Overall, this is still a good inspection report, but we'd always recommend looking into any deficiencies you find troubling.
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Another one of this facility's impressive category grades came in the area of nursing care. We awarded them one of our better scores in that area, with a grade of B+. Nursing grades are tied to levels of nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 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 generally be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Long-term Care Quality
The next category we graded was long-term care, in which this nursing home received a B. This facility proved to be strong in all areas we analyzed. When facilities receive this kind of score in long-term care it is usually a good sign for patient care and suggests that the facility is well-staffed with nurses aids. After assessing the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the facility's vaccination data. This nursing home vaccinated 95.79832 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which is better than the average nursing home. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. It had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Crossroads Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Crossroads Care Center, 6.84% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure measures the percentage of long-term care residents who are suffering from new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Crossroads Care Center, 4.32% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percentage of residents who sustained a fall resulting in severe injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Crossroads Care Center, 2.81% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are routinely linked to worse hygiene protocols. However, this metric could also be misleading for certain nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Crossroads Care Center, 16.37% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients given antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications may be vital to many residents, it is important to ensure these drugs are being used appropriately. In limited cases, increased usage of these drugs may mean that a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Crossroads Care Center, 12.17% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of residents who were prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are prescribed to patients experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Crossroads Care Center, 4.73% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients demonstrating symptoms of depression. Some believe this is a reliable measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Crossroads Care Center, 93.57% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care residents that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Crossroads Care Center, 13.28% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as taking medications and eating. Many believe that this is a reliable measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Crossroads Care Center, 20.05% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that maintained mobility. Some experts argue that the ability to move around is critical to patients well-being.
In Crossroads Care Center, 1.26 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric measures the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Crossroads Care Center, 20.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Crossroads Care Center, 76.19% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percent of short-term care residents that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry would argue this is a reliable measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
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