De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center is in Pensacola, Florida. This city is among the most densely populated cities in the nation with has 254,917 people. This turns out to be an A rated facility, which is one of the top grades we offer. In our view, this facility ought to be a no brainer for most people. Finally, we wanted to point out that there was an ownership change at this facility in the last 12 months. We will need to make sure it maintains its high grades going forward.
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De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Lata
Please note our records indicate that De Luna Health and Rehabilitation 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.
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- No Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
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Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving an elite overall score, this facility also received an A+ inspection grade. This score is based on the facility's recent government inspections. An A+ in this category is one of the highest complements we can pay to a nursing home. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in determining these inspection ratings. One key factor is health deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of these deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some of these can be relatively insignificant. It does not appear that we were able to find deficiency data for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
Adding to its elite resume, this nursing home also performed well in our long-term care category. In fact, it received a grade of A for the category. Facilities that excel in long-term care tend to provide residents with better supervision and stay on top of routine healthcare services. After looking at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination records. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its patients for pneumonia. Vaccines are vital to keeping residents healthy. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
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Short-term Care Quality
This facility also excelled in the category of short-term care, where it received a score of A-. Only a select group of facilities fared better in this area. Our short-term care grade is generally used to score a nursing home's performance with rehabilitation In order to have highly graded rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally must offer better levels of skilled nursing. These types of services include registered nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and other types of therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The final measure we looked at in this category is the number of patients who were able to leave the facility and return to the community. We discovered that 6.1 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
The last area we analyzed was nursing. In this area, we awarded this nursing home a favorable grade of B. In computing our nursing grades, we weigh both staffing levels and the skill levels of the nurses. This particular nursing home provided 0.5 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 generally be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Serious Falls
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 3.33% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients who sustained a fall which caused major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of major falls may be an indicator of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 0% of Patients had UTIs
This figure is an indication of the percent of long-term stay patients which had UTI's. UTI's may be an indicator of poor nursing care. Nevertheless, this datapoint can also be misleading for certain facilities due to different reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 33.33% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of long-term residents who are administered antipsychotic drugs. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents in scenarios where such medications are not medically required. Nevertheless, some facilities may need to rely more on these drugs due to an increased number of residents with dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 30% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of patients given antianxiety drugs. These drugs are typically prescribed to residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 23.08% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who are showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 92.86% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients that have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home residents, making these vaccines critical to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 14.81% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and continence. Some would argue this is a measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 8.05% of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that retained mobility levels.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 8.05% of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 15.41% of Patients
This is the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In De Luna Health and Rehabilitation Center, 82.41% of Resident
This is a measure of the percentage of short-term residents that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry would argue that this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.
Scores for Pensacola, FL
- Overall Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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