Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care is a small nursing home located in Fresno, California. This nursing home was given an overall grade of B+, which is very favorable rating. Fresno features many nursing homes, but it is doubtful you will need to check out too many others. This one looks like a first class option. As you will find below, this place also performed just fine in our category scores. It would be hard to poke holes in this facility's profile.
Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
In addition to being a quality facility overall, this facility really performed well in long-term care, where it received a grade of A. Few facilities fared better in this area. Nursing homes that receive this type of grade in this category tend to provide consistent 24/7 care to ensure patients are kept in good health. On top of considering the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility gave the vaccine to 86.802025 percent of its residents. This is a bit less than we anticipated. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Adding to its impressive grades, we awarded this facility an B+ for our inspections rating. These inspection grades take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This nursing home was assessed 5 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none were considered to be severe. This indicates that the government inspectors did not consider any of the deficiencies to be an imminent threat to resident health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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This facility received a very good nursing grade this year as well. It received one of our better scores in that category with a grade of B+. When computing our nursing ratings, we assess both staffing levels and the training levels of the nurses. This nursing home provides 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 when it comes to avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
The final area we scored was short-term care, in which this nursing home received a grade of B. This facility didn't turn out to have any weak areas. Short-term care scores are critical for people seeking rehabilitation. Rehabilitation typically utilizes higher levels of skilled nursing. This includes a broad range of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other forms of therapy. We weren't able to locate information about this nursing home's registered nurse or physical therapy staffing. Lastly, we considered the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 5.3 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 7.62% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This statistic is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers . We use this statistic in calculating both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 1.67% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of patients who suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in major injuries are considered to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care . Major falls leading to injury are routinely the result of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 1.21% of Patients had UTIs
This metric indicates the percent of long-term residents that have experienced urinary tract infections. While more infections may reflect poorly on a facility's cleanliness, it can be difficult to compare different nursing homes due to nursing homes having varying reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 10.06% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of residents given antipsychotic medications. These drugs may be used for treating several conditions, including cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 13.91% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of residents given antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are administered to residents experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 4.33% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents who are showing depressive symptoms. Some would argue that this is a reliable measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 95.72% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 8.37% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and using the bathroom.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 14.05% Percentage of Residents
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents that remained mobile levels. Many in the industry believe that the ability to move around is critical to residents' well-being.
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 1.49 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. There is a correlation between staying out of the hospital and the quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 14.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is a correlation between staying out of the hospital and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 9.85 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the overall quality of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Dycora Transitional Health - Community Care, 79.63% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements.
Scores for Fresno, CA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
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