Electra Healthcare Center is the lone nursing home we identified in Electra, Texas. Sporting an overall score of B-, this is likely a middle of the road facility. This facility has some things going for it. The best part of this nursing home's profile is its exemplary inspection rating. Inspection grades are discussed in the next paragraph.
Electra Healthcare Center
- 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 Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a respectable nursing home overall, this facility also excelled in the area of inspections, where it received an A+. Few facilities performed better in this area. Our inspection grades are based on datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that receive favorable grades in this category typically have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This nursing home received 6 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered severe. This tells you that the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies to be an imminent risk to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This facility also performed favorably in the area of long-term care, where we gave it a grade of A-. Very few nursing homes performed better in this area. When nursing homes receive this kind of score in this category it is typically a good sign for resident care and indicates that the facility is well-staffed with nurses aids. One of the statistics we considered after nursing hours was vaccines. This facility provided the pneumonia vaccination to 98.113205 percent of its residents. Vaccination is a great way to minimize unnecessary deaths and hospitalizations for the senior population. Finally, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Another strength of this facility is its favorable grade in nursing. We gave them one of our better scores in that area, with an D. Our nursing rating is based on several components, however, the primary consideration is the quantity of nurse hours spent with patients. This facility offered only 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient each day. This is not a very impressive figure. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in computing our nursing grades. This nursing home performed well when it comes to avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these statistics to be reliable measures of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
The next category we rated was short-term care. Unfortunately, we gave it an abysmal F in this area, which is an abysmal grade. This is obviously a significant concern. With our short-term care assessment, we endeavor to forge a meaningful barometer for rehabilitation services. In this process, we assess the facility's level of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. Unfortunately, we found that this nursing home provided fewer physical therapist and registered nurse hours per resident than most other facilities. Lastly, we considered the number of residents that ultimately returned home from this facility. This nursing home didn't fare well here either. In fact, we found that just 0 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home. This figure was well off the national average.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Electra Healthcare Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Electra Healthcare Center, 7.94% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure measures the percent of long-term residents that suffer from pressure ulcers. We have found that pressure ulcers are a great measure of the quality of nursing care a facility provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Electra Healthcare Center, 3.28% of Patients had Serious Falls
This figure is an indication of the percentage of long-term patients which sustained falls leading to serious injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls may be an indicator of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Electra Healthcare Center, 1.64% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are routinely caused by worse hygiene protocols. Better nursing care limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. Keep in mind that this metric is affected by by the fact that facilities have varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Electra Healthcare Center, 11.75% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of residents who were given antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many patients, it is important to make sure these medications are being used appropriately. In limited situations, excessive reliance on these medications may mean a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Electra Healthcare Center, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of residents who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. These medications are used to treat residents suffering from anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Electra Healthcare Center, 4.66% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term stay residents who are exhibiting signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Electra Healthcare Center, 94.73% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Electra Healthcare Center, 17.29% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Electra Healthcare Center, 18.08% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percent of long-term stay patients who were able to retain mobility. Many believe that mobility is important for patients mental and physical health.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Electra Healthcare Center, 18.08 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
- Electra Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 0.64 miles away1207 S Bailey Street Electra Texas 76360Government - Hospital District or Authority(940) 495-3981