Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation is a nursing home located in De Leon, Texas. This city has 3,635 people. Featuring an overall score of C, this is likely a middle of the road nursing home. Based on the data we reviewed, there are certainly far worse nursing homes out there. One of the major highlights of this facility's profile is its remarkable inspection score, which you can find in the next section.
Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation
- Nursing Home
- Assisted Living
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a respectable nursing home overall, this place also excelled in the category of inspections, where it received an A+. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Inspection scores are tied to items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that receive favorable grades in this area tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. While this nursing home had some deficiencies on its inspection report, none of them were major deficiencies based on CMS' scale. A couple of minor deficiencies shouldn't lead you to cross a nursing home off your list.
Long-term Care Quality
This facility was given its next best category score in the category of long-term care. We awarded this facility a B- in this category, which is a decent grade. Our long-term care ratings are more important for people requiring more conventional services related to activities of daily living. After looking at the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 93.50649 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which happens to be a few points below what we anticipated but still a decent figure. Fortunately, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's second least favorable category was short-term care, where it earned a grade of just D in that area. This is a well below average score. Short-term care ratings are important for prospective residents looking for rehabilitation. Rehabilitation typically mandates more highly-skilled nursing services. This means a wide scope of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other forms of therapy. With its grade in this area, we weren't stunned to discover that this facility is well below average in terms of the number of registered nurse and physical therapy hours provided to its patients based on the metrics we looked at. Honestly, this was about what we expected to find. Finally, we considered the number of residents that ultimately were able to return home from this nursing home. This facility didn't fare well here either. In fact, we found that just 5.4 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
The next area we rated is nursing, which is a low point for this facility. We awarded this nursing home a grade of just D in nursing. In calculating our nursing ratings, we weigh both the number of hours nurses spend with residents and the training levels of those nurses. This nursing home offered a meager 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident daily. This is well below average. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in calculating our nursing scores. This facility fared well in the area of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these data points to be reliable indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 7.94% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of residents who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are often caused by patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing protocols can limit the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 3.28% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of patients who suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to major injuries are often caused by lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing care minimizes the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 1.64% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections may be linked to poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 11.75% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term patients taking antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs serve an important medical purpose, it is important to confirm these drugs are being used appropriately. In some cases, excessive reliance on these medications may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are prescribed to patients experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 4.66% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term care patients demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 94.73% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents that were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 17.29% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents that required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living could indicate the decline of a patient's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 18.08% Percentage of Residents
This metric tracks the percentage of long-term stay patients that remained mobile levels.
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 1.58 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 18.08 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 11.87 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is usually a correlation between keeping patients out of the emergency room and the overall quality of rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Deleon Nursing and Rehabilitation, 66.73% Percentage of Resident
This metric is a measure of the percent of short-term stay residents who saw functional improvements.
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