Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a small government-owned facility located in Del Rio, Texas. This nursing home turns out to be a quality facility, with an overall grade of B+. Based on our analysis, you can do much worse than this place. This nursing home's impressive report card was highlighted by its inspection grade, which you can find in the next paragraph.
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Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - Hospital district
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Dialysis Transportation
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
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Registered Staff Hours
To go along with its strong overall grade, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A for our inspections rating. Our inspection ratings are based on many datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that receive favorable grades in this category have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. While this place had a few deficiencies on its report, none were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. The fact that the deficiencies were relatively minor leaves us less concerned with this inspection report.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home fared well in the category of short-term care. As a result, we gave it a grade of A- for that category, which happens to be one of our most impressive scores. In determining our short-term care scores, we assess a nursing home's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other types of therapists. This score is frequently a meaningful measure of the nursing home's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The last item we looked at in this area is the number of residents who returned home from the nursing home. We found that 5.7 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
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Long-term Care Quality
Turning to our next area, this nursing home also earned a score of B for its long-term care rating. This is an above average grade in this area. Facilities that receive this type of score in long-term care typically provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are kept in good health. In addition to looking at the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its patients, which is very impressive. Pneumonia can be a dangerous illness for nursing home patients so we prefer when a facility does not leave its residents vulnerable. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
The last area we graded ended up being this nursing home's weakest category. However, even in its weakest link we still awarded it an acceptable grade of C in our nursing category. Our nursing score assesses several components, many of which are tied to nursing hours. This nursing home averages just 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a very low figure. Finally, despite not having the most impressive total nursing hours per resident, this facility performed admirably in the metric of preventing major falls. This is usually an indicator that a nursing home has sufficient quality controls in place.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 7.17% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure measures the percentage of long-term residents who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are a great barometer of a facility's nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3.38% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic measures the percentage of long-term patients who have sustained falls resulting in major injury. This is one of the statistics we use in calculating nursing grades.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1.52% of Patients had UTIs
This statistic is an indication of the percentage of long-term care patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. Although more infections could reflect poorly on a facility's cleanliness, it can be problematic to compare different facilities due to nursing homes having reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 10.14% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications may be vital to many patients, it is important to confirm these medications are being used only where medically required. In some situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 22.67% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure measures the percent of long-term residents that are given antianxiety drugs. These medications are typically used to treat residents suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 4.84% of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term residents who are exhibiting symptoms of depression. Many in the industry would argue this is a measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 93.69% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home patients, making these vaccines indispensable.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 17.58% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 13.47% Percentage of Residents
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients who retained mobility levels. Some argue that the ability to move around is critical to residents' health.
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1.89 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 13.47 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 11.91 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is a correlation between reduced emergency room visits and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Del Rio Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 66.29% Percentage of Resident
This metric is a measure of the percent of short-term care residents who saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Some argue that this is a reliable measure of rehabilitation services.
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