Located in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab is one of just a few available facilities in the area. Sporting an overall score of C, this is likely a solid facility. In our view, this facility is a solid choice for most people. The best part of this nursing home's report card is is its inspection score. Inspection grades are discussed in the next paragraph.
Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
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
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
We would like to point out that this nursing home's inspection score exceeded its overall grade. This facility earned a B+ in this category, which is one of our better grades. Arguably the most significant factor we look at in computing our inspection ratings is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places with higher scores in this category most likely dodged the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. This place was hit with 5 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe deficiencies. This tells you that the inspectors did not deem any of the deficiencies an imminent risk to resident safety or health. A couple minor deficiencies should not lead you to cross a nursing home off your list.
Long-term Care Quality
This facility received its second best category grade in the area of long-term care. We gave this nursing home a grade of B- in this category, which is a decent grade. Our long-term care grades are vital for patients seeking non-healthcare services such as personal care. Once we assessed the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we turned to the facility's vaccination statistics. We were somewhat surprised to discover that this facility vaccinated just 74.44445 percent of its patients against pneumonia. Fortunately, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
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The next highest grade we gave this nursing home in any area came in the category of nursing, where we gave it a grade of B-. When determining a nursing home's nursing grade, we consider the amount of time nurses commit to residents as well as the skill levels of the nurses. This particular facility provided just 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient daily. This figure is far below the national average. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this facility surprisingly excelled in some of the quality measures we looked at. In fact, it performed well in the area of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. Many consider these areas to be good measures of the quality of nursing care. In many cases, the quality of nursing care is every bit as important as the quantity of hours of care offered.
Short-term Care Quality
Turning to the final area, we gave this nursing home a D for our short-term care category. This was the facility's worst category grade. Short-term care ratings are based in part on the nursing home's quantity of highly-skilled highly skilled professionals. This includes a vast range of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, not to mention other types of therapy. With a grade this poor in this category, we were not stunned to learn that this place was well below average in several staffing metrics we looked at. The nursing home supplied substantially fewer physical therapist and registered nurse hours per resident than most other facilities. Lastly, we considered the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that just 4.8 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 9.32% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This statistic gauges the percent of long-term residents which are suffering from pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are a reliable indicator of nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 3.98% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of patients who sustained a major fall. Falls leading to severe injuries are often the result of lower quality nursing care. Better nursing care can limit the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 3.42% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of residents that sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's are often the result of facilities with worst hygiene practices. Better nursing care reduces the number likelihood of residents sustaining infections. Keep in mind that this datapoint is sometimes skewed by the fact that nursing homes have varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 20.31% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This gauges the percent of long-term residents which are administered antipsychotic drugs. Increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior in situations where such medications aren't medically required. However, some facilities may need to rely on these medications due to an increased number of patients suffering from cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 24.54% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric indicates the percent of long-term residents which are given antianxiety medication. These drugs are used to treat residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 4.11% of Patients
This is the percent of residents demonstrating depressive symptoms. Higher rates of depression may imply a lower level of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 88.89% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 14.76% Percentage of Patients
This is the percent of residents who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 15.81% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of patients who retained mobility levels over time. Retaining mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 1.64 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 15.81 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab, 11.79 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care.
- Excelsior Springs HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 0.26 miles away1700 Rainbow Boulevard Excelsior Springs Missouri 64024Government - Local(816) 630-6081
- Liberty HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 11.9 miles away2525 Glenn Hendren Dr Liberty Missouri 64069Government - Hospital District or Authority(816) 781-7200
- Ray County Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 16.18 miles away904 Wollard Boulevard Richmond Missouri 64085Government - Local(816) 470-5432
- Excelsior Springs Dialysis1.94 miles away1745 W Jesse James Rd Excelsior Springs Missouri 64024Dialysis Stations: 13 (816) 637-2685
- Liberty Dialysis11.98 miles away2525 Glenn Hendren Dr. Liberty Missouri 64068Dialysis Stations: 14 (816) 781-4422
- Fmc -Letholt Dialysis Center16.06 miles away910 Stonner Loop Richmond Missouri 64085Dialysis Stations: 8 (816) 776-2777
- Shoal Creek Dialysis16.1 miles away8260 N Booth Avenue Kansas City Missouri 64158Dialysis Stations: 16 (816) 792-2502