Ennis Care Center is a nursing home located in Ennis, Texas, a city with a total of 26,601 people. This isn't a bad facility with a C overall grade. This grade is right in line with the city grade in Ennis. You could definitely do worse than this place. We were also pleased to discover that this place received consistently decent grades in all four of our categories. Additional information about these categories is available below.

Additional Details:

Accepts Medicare 1 : TrueA checkmark indicating true.

Accepts Medicaid 1 : 155 Beds TrueA checkmark indicating true.

CCRC : FalseUsed to indicate false.

Government - Hospital district

Resident Council: TrueA checkmark indicating true.

Family Council: FalseUsed to indicate false.

Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Facility Inspections

B
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Historical

While this nursing home earned a decent overall grade, its inspections score is notably more impressive than its overall score. Due to a strong government inspection report this year, it received a strong score in that area with a grade of B. Our inspection scores are based on many pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that score well in this category tend to have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This nursing home was hit with 5 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe deficiencies. This means that the inspectors didn't deem any of these deficiencies to create an immediate threat to resident safety or health. A few minor deficiencies shouldn't stop you from considering a nursing home.

Long-term Care Quality

B-
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: AFeb 19: AMay 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: B-Jan 20: B-Mar 20: B-Apr 20: BMay 20: BJun 20: BJul 20: B-Aug 20: B-
Historical

This facility's second highest area came in the area of long-term care. In that category, we gave this facility a grade of B-. If you are seeking services other than short-term rehabilitation, you should take a close look at long-term care ratings. After assessing the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination statistics. We were optimistic to learn that this nursing home vaccinated 99.70414 percent of its residents against pneumonia. The last statistic we looked at is the nursing home's hospitalization rate. Here we found that this nursing home had 1.91 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is not too bad.

Nurse Quality

B-
Oct 18: B-Nov 18: B-Dec 18: B-Jan 19: BFeb 19: BMay 19: B-Jun 19: B-Jul 19: CAug 19: CSep 19: CJan 20: B-Mar 20: B-Apr 20: B-May 20: B-Jun 20: B-Jul 20: B-Aug 20: B-
Historical

One of this facility's better category grades was in the area of nursing care. In that area, we gave this facility a grade of B-. The nursing grade analyzes quite a few components, most of which are associated with nursing hours. This nursing home provides 3.6 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, this facility was relatively weak in some of the metrics we focus on, with below average scores for minimizing its patients' major falls and pressure ulcers.

Short-term Care Quality

C
Oct 18: CNov 18: CDec 18: CJan 19: CFeb 19: CMay 19: DJun 19: DJul 19: DAug 19: DSep 19: DJan 20: B-Mar 20: B-Apr 20: CMay 20: CJun 20: CJul 20: CAug 20: C
Historical

The final area we graded is short-term care. This nursing home was given a grade of C in this category. In the category of short-term care, we seek to qualify indicators of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. We analyze a nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and various therapists. We were pleased to find that this nursing home employs both registered nurses and physical therapists. The same can't be said for all nursing homes. The final datapoint we considered in this area is the number of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We found that it was respectable in this area with 46.1 percent of its patients returning home.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
C
State:
C
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

Ennis Care Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is the percentage of patients that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients staying in one position for too long.

Provider
B-
7.83%
State
B
7.46%
National
B
7.33%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This indicates the percentage of patients who sustained a fall resulting in major injury.

Provider
B-
4.14%
State
B
3.37%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This figure tells you the percent of long-term residents that sustained UTI's. Although more of these infections may reflect poorly on a nursing home's hygiene protocols, it can be problematic to compare between nursing homes due to facilities having varying reporting standards.

Provider
B
2.42%
State
B+
2.22%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to confirm these drugs are being used appropriately. In some situations, increased usage of these drugs may suggest a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.

Provider
B-
14.48%
State
B+
12.37%
National
B
14.17%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term care residents which were given antianxiety medication. These drugs are commonly prescribed to residents experiencing anxiety or depression.

Provider
C
25.63%
State
B-
23.38%
National
B
19.67%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This indicates the percent of residents exhibiting depressive symptoms. Increased rates of depression could indicate a lower level of care.

Provider
C
4.31%
State
B+
2.92%
National
B+
5.09%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This tells you the percentage of patients who have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.

Provider
B-
97.16%
State
B
92.34%
National
B
92.04%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This metric measures the percentage of long-term care patients who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as moving around and eating. Some believe that this is a measure of a patient's well-being.

Provider
D
20.08%
State
B-
17.2%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This metric tracks the percentage of long-term patients that retained mobility levels. Some experts believe that mobility is critical to patients mental and physical health.

Provider
B+
17.93%
State
B
18.24%
National
B
17.10%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of care. There is usually a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and the overall quality of care.

Provider
C
2.02
State
B-
1.92
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This metric tracks the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.

Provider
B-
17.93
State
B
18.24
National
B
17.10

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This indicates the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.

Provider
F
17.26
State
B
10.69
National
B
10.27

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This tells you the percentage of short-term stay residents who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.

Provider
B-
67.69%
State
C
61.02%
National
B
68.03%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Ennis Regional Medical Center 0.68 mi
2201 West Lampasas Street Ennis Texas 75119
(972) 875-0900
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center- Waxahachie 15.61 mi
2400 N Interstate Highway 35e Waxahachie Texas 75165
(972) 923-7000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Navarro Regional Hospital 17.3 mi
3201 West Highway 22 Corsicana Texas 75110
(903) 654-6800
Acute Care Hospitals
Government - Hospital District or Authority

Nearby Dialysis

Fresenius Medical Care Ennis 0.47 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
711 B South Clay Street Ennis Texas 75119
(972) 875-8469
Liberty Dialysis - Waxahachie 14.22 mi
CMS Rating: 5 stars
Dialysis Stations: 13
1011 North Highway 77 Suite 102 Waxahachie Texas 75165
(972) 351-8575
Fmc Dialysis Services Waxahachie 14.25 mi
Dialysis Stations: 20
1300 S. Rogers Street Waxahachie Texas 75165
(972) 938-2212
Fresenius Medical Care Corsicana 17.64 mi
Dialysis Stations: 21
1321 W 2nd Ave Corsicana Texas 75110
(903) 872-7268