Derby Health & Rehabilitation is a small nursing home located in Derby, Kansas. This nursing home turns out to be a grade A facility, which is a very elite rating. Based on the data we reviewed, you can't go wrong with this nursing home. This facility also received phenomenal grades in each of the major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Derby Health & Rehabilitation
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
731 Klein Circle,
Derby KS 67037
92.43% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Dialysis Transportation
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Top Nursing Home in Kansas Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in Derby, Kansas Awards 2019
Top Nursing Home in Kansas Awards 2020
Best Nursing Home in Derby, Kansas Awards 2020
Top Nursing Home in Kansas Awards 2021
Best Nursing Home in Derby, Kansas Awards 2021
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
We also found that this facility excelled in our long-term care rating. We awarded them an impressive grade of A+ in this category. Facilities that receive this kind of grade in long-term care tend to provide consistent 24/7 care to ensure patients are well cared for. One of the criteria we considered in addition to nursing hours was vaccines. This nursing home administered the pneumonia vaccination to 100 percent of its residents. This is a reliable method to avoid unnecessary deaths for the senior population. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Short-term Care Quality
This facility also received an A+ for its short-term care grade. With our short-term care assessment, we strive to forge a valuable measure for rehabilitation. In doing so, we analyze the facility's level of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we considered the percentage of patients who ultimately were able to return home from this nursing home. We found that 6.6 percent of this nursing home's residents were able to return home.
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In addition, this facility also received a nearly flawless inspection report. As a result, it earned one of our highest grades in that category with an A. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in calculating our inspection ratings. One of those factors is health deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is arguably more important than the number of deficiencies, as some deficiencies end up being relatively insignificant. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Turning to the final area, this facility was given an extremely favorable nursing score. We awarded it a grade of A- in this area, rounding out a straight A profile. Nursing ratings are based largely on quantity of nursing care available. This particular nursing home provided 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well in terms of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Derby Health & Rehabilitation Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 7.05% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage caused by staying in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 5.14% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint indicates the percentage of long-term care residents who suffered a fall resulting in severe injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of major falls could be an indicator of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 3.56% of Patients had UTIs
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who sustained a UTI. UTI's could be an indicator of poor nursing care. Nevertheless, this metric can also be misleading for some nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 17.24% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This statistic indicates the percentage of long-term care patients that were given antipsychotic medication. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean that a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents in scenarios where such medications are not medically indicated. Nevertheless, some nursing homes may need to rely more on these drugs due to an increased number of residents suffering from dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 22.38% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of residents who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. These drugs are typically prescribed to residents experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 5.98% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 91.04% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 16.84% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term care residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as taking medications and using the bathroom.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 19.61% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of residents that remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility is often a great sign for residents' health.
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 1.67 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 19.61 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 10.57 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to gauge the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Derby Health & Rehabilitation, 74.57% Percentage of Resident
This is a measure of the percentage of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts believe this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation services.
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