Located in Daytona Beach, Florida, Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home is one of six facilities in the city. This nursing home received an impressive overall score of A, making it one of the best nursing homes in the city. This truly is an impressive achievement since the city offers plenty of very solid nursing homes. Based on all of the relevant data, you can not go wrong with this place. As you can find below, this place performed just as well in our category ratings. In fact, we gave it straight A's!
Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home
- Nursing Home
- For people with disabilities
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Lata
1920 Mason Avenue,
Daytona Beach FL 32117
77.66% estimated occupancy 1
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Government - State
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
One of the many reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it earned an impressive nursing grade. In this category, we gave this nursing home an A. We scrutinized the levels of nurses at the nursing home, in addition to the quantity of time the nurses worked with patients, in calculating our rating in this area. This nursing home provides 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well when it comes to avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
In addition, this facility also earned a nearly flawless government inspection report. As a result, it received one of our highest grades in that category with an A. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in determining these inspection grades. One of those factors is health deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of these deficiencies is usually more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some of these can be relatively insignificant. Although this place had a few deficiencies on its government inspection report, none of them were serious based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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Long-term Care Quality
The next category we assessed was long-term care. Contributing to its dominant resume, this nursing home also excelled in this category. In fact, it received a of A for the area. For prospective patients seeking a permanent residence rather than skilled nursing, long-term care is a very important category. One of the criteria we considered after nursing hours is vaccines. This nursing home administered the pneumonia vaccine to 83.21678 percent of its patients. Although its vaccination rate was a bit lower than we like to see, we were pleased to find place was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Short-term Care Quality
In our last area, we awarded this facility an A for its short-term care grade. This wrapped up a very favorable report card. In computing these short-term care ratings, we analyze the nursing home's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses, speech therapists, physical therapists and other types of skilled professionals. The purpose is to create a measure for comparing the rehabilitation services of various facilities. Fortunately, it looks like this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we considered the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 9.19% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure measures the percent of long-term stay patients who suffer from pressure ulcers. Many experts believe that pressure ulcers are an indicator of quality of care.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 2.87% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of patients that suffered from a fall which resulted in serious injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 1.78% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of residents that have had a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are often associated with poor nursing care. Better nursing care can minimize the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. We want to point out that this datapoint is sometimes skewed by the fact that nursing homes have varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 10.42% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint is an indication of the percent of long-term patients who are administered antipsychotic drugs. Excessive reliance on these medications may mean a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents in situations where such medications are not medically indicated. However, some nursing homes may need to rely on these medications due to having more patients suffering from dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 21.31% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of residents who were prescribed antianxiety medications. These medications are given to patients experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 2.53% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term care patients exhibiting symptoms of depression. Some experts would argue this is a reliable measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 95.81% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 12.69% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living may be a sign of decline of a patient's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 14.03% Percentage of Residents
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents who retained mobility levels. Many in the industry would argue that mobility is critical to residents' mental and physical health.
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 2.07 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Emory L Bennett Memorial Veterans Nursing Home, 14.03 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Daytona Beach, FL
- Overall Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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