Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care is located in Lanham, Maryland. Sporting an overall grade of A-, this facility is one of the better nursing homes we looked at. We ranked this nursing home as one of the top 50 nursing homes in Maryland. The best part of this nursing home's strong report card is its inspection grade. Inspection grades are discussed in the next section
Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Bariatric Care
- Colostomy Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
On top of receiving a strong overall rating, this nursing home also performed well in our inspections category, which is based on its inspection reports. We gave it an A for that area. Our inspection ratings weigh a host of factors included in a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with better grades in this area typically have very few of these severe deficiencies. While this place had some deficiencies on its government inspection report, none were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. A few minor dings aren't necessarily the end of the world.
Short-term Care Quality
To complement its impressive assessments in other areas, we gave this facility a score of A for its short-term care grade. In computing our short-term care grades, we scrutinize a facility's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other highly skilled individuals. This score is typically a fair measure of the facility's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we assessed the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 6.4 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
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To complement its strong performance in other areas, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A for our inspections rating. The nursing score includes many datapoints. The most heavily weighted variable is the quantity of hours nurses spend with patients. This nursing home averages 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well in the area of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Long-term Care Quality
The last category we assessed was long-term care. We awarded this nursing home a decent grade in this area, with a grade of C. Although this wasn't as dominant as a few of its other grades, it is nevertheless not a poor grade. Our long-term care grades are more critical for patients needing more traditional assistance associated with activities of daily living. After assessing the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination record. We were somewhat surprised to discover that this facility vaccinated only 87.9725 percent of its residents against pneumonia. Fortunately, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 10.35% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a measure of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are often caused by patients not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 2.83% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of residents that have had a major fall. Falls resulting in major injury are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a measure of nursing care . Major falls which result in injury are routinely caused by lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 2.06% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections could be linked to poor hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 13.12% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of patients prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These drugs are sometimes used to treat several conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 14.71% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is an indication of the percentage of long-term patients which are prescribed antianxiety medication. These drugs are given to patients suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 10.05% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients exhibiting signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 92.62% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 19.85% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living could indicate deterioration of a patient's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 30.15% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of patients that were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility is usually a good sign for residents' health.
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 0.99 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 30.15 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care. Minimizing rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the physical well-being of residents.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 8.9 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the quality of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care, 73.77% Percentage of Resident
This is a measure of the percent of short-term care residents who experienced functional improvements.
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