Cypress Meadows Post-Acute is in Paradise, California. This is a lower end nursing home, with an overall grade of D. Based on our assessment, we'd be very reluctant to recommend this place. Despite all this, one of the few highlights of this facility's report card is its strong nursing rating. You can continue reading to learn more about nursing and other category grades
Cypress Meadows Post-Acute
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Dec 1, 2018 by Nick Lata
Note: Data for Cypress Meadows Post-Acute has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Individual
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Dialysis Transportation
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Colostomy Care
- Catheter Care
While we didn't give this facility a good overall grade, we did give it a strong grade in the area of nursing, where it received a B. In determining a facility's nursing rating, we consider the quantity of hours nurses are caring for residents as well as the level of skill of the nurses. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well in the area of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
This facility also was given a positive score in our short-term care category. We awarded this facility an above average grade of B in that category. Our short-term care ratings are based in part on the nursing home's quantity of highly-skilled highly skilled professionals. This includes a broad scope of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. Unfortunately, it does not appear that this nursing home submitted data regarding its registered nurse or physical therapy staffing. The final metric we assessed in this area is the number of patients that returned home from the facility. We found that 6 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
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Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home received its third most favorable category score in the area of long-term care. We gave this facility a grade of C in this area, which is a reasonably acceptable score. For prospective residents seeking a permanent residence rather than rehabilitation, long-term care is an important category. One of the statistics we considered in addition to nurse's aid hours was vaccinations. Fortunately, this facility provided the pneumonia vaccination to 99.64029 percent of its patients. This facility keeps its patients out of the hospital. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
The last category we looked at is inspections. Unfortunately, this facility didn't receive glowing inspections in recent years. Consequently, we had to give it an F. When a nursing home has this bad of an inspection grade, you should look for severe deficiencies on its inspection report. Severe deficiencies indicate a threat to patient safety. This facility was assessed 2 deficiencies by CMS. The only favorable thing we can say is that none of its deficiencies were in the categories that indicate they caused a risk to resident health or safety. Finally, this facility also received 34 substantiated complaints in recent years. This is yet another bad sign.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Cypress Meadows Post-Acute Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 7.62% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure is is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents that developed new or worsened pressure ulcers. We have found that pressure ulcers are a solid barometer of nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 1.67% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a fall which caused serious injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 1.21% of Patients had UTIs
This is an indication of the percentage of long-term care residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be an indicator of a facility with lower levels of hygiene. Nevertheless, this datapoint may also be misleading for certain nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 10.06% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is an indication of the percentage of long-term care patients taking antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs serve an important medical purpose, it is important to make sure these medications are being used only where medically required. In limited cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 13.91% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This datapoint tells you the percentage of long-term stay patients taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 4.33% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term patients who are demonstrating symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 95.72% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients that have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 8.37% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as taking medications and eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 14.05% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of residents that retained mobility levels over time. Optimizing mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 1.49 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric measures the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.
Frequency Of ER Visits
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 0 ER visits per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of long-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 14.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 9.85 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Cypress Meadows Post-Acute, 79.63% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term residents who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
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