Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center is an average-sized non-profit nursing home in Rockford, Illinois. This facility is a well below average nursing home. A score in this range suggests we found a few red flags. If you are not satisfied with this facility's mediocre overall grade, you will be pleased to know there are five other nursing homes in Rockford. More information on this nursing home's category grades may be found below. Its best category was inspections, which is addressed in the next section.
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Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
Note: Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center has been flagged for abuse in the past 12 months. We have capped this facility's overall grade accordingly.
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- No Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Church related
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
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Registered Staff Hours
While we did not rate this facility well overall, we wanted to point out its decent health inspection reports in recent years. We gave it a relatively respectable score of B- in this area. Inspection ratings weigh a host of factors found on a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the number and severity of deficiencies. This nursing home was hit with 4 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none were considered to be major deficiencies. This indicates that CMS didn't deem any of these deficiencies to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility was cited by CMS for possible abuse or neglect. We would not recommend this facility under any circumstance.
We awarded this facility a respectable grade in the area of nursing as well, with a grade of B-. Our nursing rating is mostly associated with the facility's level of nurse staffing. This facility provided just 0.5 hours of nursing care per patient each day. This figure is far below average. Lastly, despite not having the most impressive total nursing hours per resident, this facility actually performed admirably in the metric of preventing major falls. This is often a good indicator that a nursing home has sufficient quality controls in place.
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Short-term Care Quality
The third area we analyzed was short-term care, where this facility was awarded a grade of B- in this area. Our short-term care scores are important for people in need of rehabilitation. Rehabilitation generally requires higher levels of highly-skilled nursing services. This includes a wide spectrum of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other types of therapy. In this place's case, we were surprised to learn that it actually provides less registered nurse and physical therapist hours per patient than the typical facility. The hope is that this does not adversely affect the quality of care. Lastly, we assessed the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home. At most nursing homes, closer to half of their patients are able to return home so this figure is below average.
Long-term Care Quality
The final area we looked at was long-term care. For that category, we gave this facility a grade of B-. Our long-term care grade focuses on a nursing home's personal care instead of the skilled nursing and healthcare services that are critical to a skilled nursing facility. After considering the volume of nursing care, we next considered the facility's vaccination records. We were pleased to find that this nursing home vaccinates 97.637794 percent of its patients for pneumonia. Lastly, this place was also able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 8.8% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are often the result of patients staying in one position for too long. Better nursing care can limit the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 3.56% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents who have had a major fall. Falls leading to major injury are considered to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Major falls are routinely the result of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 2.49% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's are routinely caused by lower quality nursing care. Better nursing care can limit the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. We want to point out that this metric is sometimes skewed by the fact that nursing homes have varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 18.65% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure is an indication of the percent of long-term residents who are given antipsychotic medication. Excessive reliance on these medications may mean a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents in scenarios where such medications aren't medically required. However, some nursing homes need to rely more on these drugs due to having more patients with cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 19.21% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients who were given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety drugs are administered to patients suffering from anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 31.81% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents who are exhibiting depressive symptoms. High rates of depression could indicate a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 87.05% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 13.3% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay residents who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as getting dressed and using the bathroom. Many in the industry would argue this is a measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 14.44% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percent of long-term patients who were able to retain mobility.
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 1.92 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 14.44 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term resident care. Keeping residents out of the hospital during rehabilitation is key to restoring the physical well-being of residents.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center , 69.52% Percentage of Resident
This is the percent of short-term stay residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. High levels of performance with activities of daily living often correlates with better rehabilitation services.
Scores for Rockford, IL
- Overall Rating has a grade of C
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-minus
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