Edgewater Haven Nursing Home is the only option we were able to find in Port Edwards, Wisconsin. This nursing home made our top 500 list of the top facilities in the United States. With more than 15,000 nursing homes in the country, this is an impressive subset of nursing homes. You flat out can't do any better than this place. Keep reading to find this place's category grades, which are equally impressive. You just can't do any better than a straight A profile.
Edgewater Haven Nursing Home
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - County
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a great overall grade, this facility also received A+ health inspections in recent years. Its inspections were virtually flawless. These inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. While this nursing home had some deficiencies on its government inspection report, none of them were major deficiencies based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
This first-rate facility also excelled in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of A+. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Nursing grades are largely based on the facility's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This facility performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can typically be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
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Short-term Care Quality
The next area we assessed was short-term care. Contributing to its dominant resume, this facility also excelled in that category. In fact, it received a of A in the area. With our short-term care category, we strive to craft a valuable measure for rehabilitation. In doing so, we analyze a facility's level of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. However, according to the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final measure we assessed in this area is the number of patients who who were able to eventually return home from the nursing home. We found that 6 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
Long-term Care Quality
In the final area, we gave this facility a grade of A+ for our long-term care rating. This topped off an elite report card. Long-term care ratings in this range generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine medical care. Once we concluded our assessment of the quantity of care provided by nurses, we next considered the facility's vaccination statistics. This facility vaccinated 100 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which is what we like to see. Pneumonia can be a dangerous ailment for nursing home patients so we like it when a nursing home does not take any chances. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Edgewater Haven Nursing Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 6.86% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of residents that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are routinely the result of patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing protocols limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 3.37% of Patients had Serious Falls
This figure indicates the percent of long-term care patients that have had falls which caused major injury. We use this statistic in computing our nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 3.17% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered to be a barometer of nursing care . UTI's are routinely the result of lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this metric could be skewed for certain nursing homes due to inconsistent reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 13.77% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of patients given antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic drugs are prescribed to residents for a variety of medical conditions, including dementia. Tragically, in some cases, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 15.58% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure tells you the percent of long-term care residents receiving antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 6.45% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who are showing depressive symptoms. Higher levels of depression could reveal worse patient care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 92.81% of Patients
This is the percent of residents that were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 13.28% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 21.75% Percentage of Residents
This is the percentage of residents who retained mobility levels over time. Preserving mobility can be a great sign for residents' health.
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 1.26 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. There is generally a correlation between staying out of the hospital and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 21.75 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between staying out of the hospital and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 13.28 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the overall quality of care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Edgewater Haven Nursing Home, 75.11% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term stay residents that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Higher levels of performance with ADL's often correlates with superior rehabilitation services.
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