Crowne Health Care of Eufaula is a facility in Eufaula, Alabama. The city has a total of 16,261 people. Sporting an overall grade of B+, this looks like a very good facility. As far as we can see, this facility looks like a solid choice for quite a few people. This place's impressive report card was highlighted by its inspection score, which we will address in the next paragraph.
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Crowne Health Care of Eufaula
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Lata
430 Rivers Avenue,
Eufaula AL 36027
88.83% estimated occupancy 1
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this facility also earned an A+ inspection score. This is based on its recent government inspections. An A+ in this area is one of the highest complements we can offer a facility. Perhaps the most critical factor we look at in calculating our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes with higher grades in this area most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. Unfortunately, we were not able to locate deficiency counts for this nursing home. We wish we had more information about this nursing home. Without deficiency data, it was challenging to grade this facility in the inspections category.
Long-term Care Quality
In addition, this nursing home also was awarded favorable long-term care grades in our assessment. Indeed, we awarded them one of our stronger grades in that area, with a grade of B+. For prospective patients in need of a permanent residence rather than skilled nursing, long-term care is a very important category. On top of looking at the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 78.7728 percent of its patients, which is a few points lower than we expected. Although its vaccination rate was a bit lower than we hoped for, at least this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Another strong feature for this facility is that it received an impressive nursing grade. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of B. The nursing grade features several factors. The most heavily weighted variable is the quantity of hours nurses spend with residents. This facility 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 facility performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Short-term Care Quality
The final area we rated was short-term care, in which this facility was awarded a grade of C. This actually ended up being this facility's weakest category. This is nevertheless not a poor grade. Short-term care ratings are meaningful for prospective residents looking for rehabilitation. Rehabilitation generally utilizes more highly-skilled nursing. Skilled nursing means a broad scope of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other types of therapy. We were not able to locate information about this nursing home's registered nurse or physical therapy staffing. The last item we looked at in this area is the number of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We discovered that just 5.2 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home, which is actually below average.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Crowne Health Care of Eufaula Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 9.43% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percent of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are routinely the result of patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing protocols minimizes the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 3.42% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of residents that sustained a major fall. Falls leading to major injuries are often linked to lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing care can reduce the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 3.36% of Patients had UTIs
This datapoint tells you the percent of long-term patients which experienced a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be a sign of a facility with lower levels of hygiene. However, this statistic could be skewed for certain facilities due to different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 19.38% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of patients prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These drugs are used to treat a variety of conditions, such as cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 23.22% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This gauges the percentage of long-term patients who are given antianxiety medication. These drugs are typically used to treat residents experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 1.24% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who are exhibiting signs of depression. Some argue this is a reasonable measure of resident quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 91.17% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term stay residents who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home patients, making these types of vaccines critical to patient safety.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 13.58% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and continence. Many argue that this is a reliable measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 14.98% Percentage of Residents
This is the percentage of patients who remained mobile levels over time. Optimizing mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 1.81 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 14.98 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 10.28 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Crowne Health Care of Eufaula, 76.71% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percent of short-term care patients who saw functional improvements.
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