Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain is a small hospital-based facility located in Lexington, Kentucky. This nursing home proved to be an A+ facility. Being awarded an A+ in our rating scheme requires superb marks across the board. You simply can not do any better than this place. If you look further down this page, you will see this facility's category grades, which are equally strong as its overall rating.
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Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain
- Nursing Home
Updated Nov 1, 2018 by Nick Reese
Note: Data for Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - State
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
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In addition to being a strong nursing home overall, it also received A+ health inspections recently. Its inspections were virtually flawless. These inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Amazingly, this was one of the few nursing homes in the country that had no deficiencies whatsoever on its inspection report. This is very impressive. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This facility also received an A+ long-term care grade, making it one of the few nursing homes to receive multiple A+ category scores. For long-term care residents, the nursing home's primary goal is to keep patients as healthy and safe as possible. This is different than skilled nursing or short-term care where the goal is to rehabilitate patients. One of the statistics we considered in addition to nursing hours is vaccines. This facility provided the pneumonia vaccine to 76.78571 percent of its patients. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
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This nursing home also received an A+ for its nursing grade. Our nursing rating includes quite a few subcategories, however, the main one is the number of nurse hours per patient per week. This nursing home provides 0.9 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This place performed very well in the area of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
Moving on to our next category, this facility was given a strong short-term care rating. We gave it a grade of A in that category, rounding out a straight A profile. Our short-term care grades are based in part on the nursing home's quantity of highly-skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This means a wide range of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, in addition to other types of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last statistic we looked at in this category is the percentage of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 0% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percent of patients who sustained 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 referred to as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 3.57% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term stay patients that experienced falls which caused severe injury. We use this statistic in determining our nursing scores.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 0% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many experts to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are routinely associated with poor nursing care. Nevertheless, this datapoint may also be skewed for some facilities due to different reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 66.67% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This statistic tells you the percent of long-term residents who were administered antipsychotic medication. Excessive reliance on these medications may suggest a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior in situations where such medications are not medically required. Nevertheless, some nursing homes need to rely on these drugs due to an increased number of residents suffering from dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 14.29% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. These medications are used to treat residents suffering from anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 11.32% of Patients
This is the percent of residents who are showing depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 82.14% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 12.5% of Patients
This is the percentage of residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living may be a sign of the decline of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 18.33% of Residents
Measures the percent of long-term stay residents who maintained mobility.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Eastern State Hospital Long Term-Acquired Brain, 18.33% of Residents Rehospitalized
This is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Scores for Lexington, KY
- Overall Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of A
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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