Fairway View Neighborhoods is the only facility we were able to find in Ortonville, Minnesota. With an A- overall grade, we rated this nursing home in the top quarter of all facilities in the nation. We also wanted to point out that this place is based in a hospital. Typically, this means that more intensive healthcare services are available. Scroll down to find this nursing home's category ratings, which are also quite good. It is hard to find any major flaws in this place's profile.
Fairway View Neighborhoods
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Nutritional Counseling
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this nursing home excelled in our shot-term care category. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- for that category. In calculating these short-term care grades, we assess the facility's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists and other types of therapists. Our purpose is to devise a tool for comparing the rehabilitation services of different facilities. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, according to the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the number of patients who returned home from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
Long-term Care Quality
Among its many elite scores, this facility received a strong long-term care grade. In fact, we gave it a grade of A- in this area. Facilities that do well in this category tend to be well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to patients. On top of looking at the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we analyzed the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 99.40476 percent of its residents, which is what we like to see. Pneumonia tragically can be a life threatening ailment for nursing home residents so we like it when a nursing home doesn't leave its residents vulnerable. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Another impressive feature of this facility is its inspection rating. In that category, we awarded this facility a score of A-. Our inspection grades account for several factors found on a facility's inspection report. One key criteria we rely on is the number and severity of deficiencies. Places with higher grades in this category generally have very few of these severe deficiencies. Amazingly, this was one of the few nursing homes in the country that had no deficiencies whatsoever on its inspection report. This is very impressive. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
The last category we assessed was nursing, where this facility was awarded a B+. This completed an elite report card. Very few nursing homes earned a B+ or higher in all four categories. Our nursing grade features a host of subcategories. The most important variable is the amount of time nurses spend with patients. This nursing home provides 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures and this nursing home excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place the country in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can many times be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as employing a policy of moving residents more often.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Fairway View Neighborhoods Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 6.69% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of patients who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are routinely the result of patients staying in one position for too long. Better nursing care minimizes the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 4.21% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents that suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to serious injury are often caused by lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing care minimizes the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 2.83% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. These infections may be linked to poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 16.64% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients given antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications may be vital to many residents, it is important to confirm these medications are being used appropriately. In some situations, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate that a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 12.33% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure measures the percent of long-term stay residents receiving antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 4.58% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients exhibiting depressive symptoms. Higher levels of depression could indicate a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 93.31% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 13.09% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of residents who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living could indicate the deterioration of a patient's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 18.07% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that were able to retain mobility. Some experts argue that mobility is vital to patients physical and mental well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Fairway View Neighborhoods, 18.07 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
- Ortonville Area Health ServicesCritical Access Hospitals 3.43 miles away450 Eastvold Ave Ortonville Minnesota 56278Government - Local(320) 839-2505
- Essentia Health Holy Trinity HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 14.09 miles away115 Second Street West, Box 157 Graceville Minnesota 56240Voluntary non-profit - Private(320) 748-8200