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Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center

  • Nursing Home

Updated Oct 1, 2018 by Nick Reese

Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center's website

217 South Third Street,
Danville KY 40422

(859) 239-1000

Note: Data for Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

With an address in Danville, Kentucky, Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center is one of just two nursing homes in this city. Featuring an overall score of A-, this is clearly a very impressive facility. We could not find many negative things to say about this place. Its ratings are just impeccable. If you look further down this page, you can see this place's category ratings, which are also strong.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • No Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • No Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Non profit - Corporation
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab
  • Offers Outpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Personal Care
  • Stroke Recovery
  • Cardiac Therapy
  • Laboratory
  • X-Ray
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation

Facility Inspections

Grade: A-plus

We also wanted to emphasize the fact that this nursing home has received near flawless inspections in recent years. We awarded them an A+ in this category. Our inspection scores are based on several pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this category have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. We weren't able to find deficiency data for this facility. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

Adding to its profile, this facility also received a score of B+ for its short-term care rating. This is a well above average grade in this category. Short-term care grades are typically employed to judge a facility's performance with rehabilitation. To offer high-end rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally need to feature higher levels of highly skilled nursing services. These types of services include registered nurses, physical therapists, speech therapists and other highly trained professionals. We were not able to track down information about this nursing home's registered nurse or physical therapy staffing. Lastly, we assessed the number 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.

Nurse Quality

Grade: B-plus

In addition, this facility also received favorable nursing grades this year. In fact, we awarded them one of our better scores in that area, with a grade of B+. Our nursing score consists of many components, but the primary one is the number of nurse hours per patient per week. This facility provided 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This place performed very well in terms of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

Turning to the final category, this facility was awarded an extremely favorable long-term care rating. We awarded it a B+ in that area, completing one of our more impressive profiles. In a long-term care environment, the facility's primary objective 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 residents. Once we assessed the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then looked at the facility's vaccination records. Unfortunately, we weren't able to track down this facility's vaccination rates. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, 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.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Jul 22

Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center Quality Metrics

Frequency Of ER Visits

Grade: B

In Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center, 0 ER visits per 1,000 resident days

This indicates the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of long-term care.

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: C

In Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center, 13.2 Percentage of Patients

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

Nearby Hospitals

  • Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 0.04 miles away217 South Third Street Danville Kentucky 40422Voluntary non-profit - Private(859) 239-2409
  • The James B Haggin Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 8.75 miles away464 Linden Avenue Harrodsburg Kentucky 40330Voluntary non-profit - Other(859) 239-2409
  • Ephraim Mcdowell Fort Logan HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 9.46 miles away110 Metker Trail Stanford Kentucky 40484Voluntary non-profit - Private(606) 365-4788

Nearby Dialysis

  • Fmc - Danville0.56 miles away100 Woodlawn Way Danville Kentucky 40422Dialysis Stations: 12 (859) 236-2214
  • Dci - Danville1.68 miles away475 Whirlaway Drive Danville Kentucky 40422CMS Rating: 5 stars Dialysis Stations: 21 (859) 236-5982
  • Fresenius Kidney Care Stanford8.45 miles away29 Frontier Blvd Stanford Kentucky 40484Dialysis Stations: 13 (606) 365-4004
  • Fmc - Nicholasville Dialysis19.82 miles away115 Orchard Place Dr. Nicholasville Kentucky 40356Dialysis Stations: 17 (859) 881-0332