1962 Vandolah Rd, Wauchula FL 33873 · (863) 773-2857 · 16.39% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Aug 1, 2020 · By Nick Reese
Finr Iii is located in Wauchula, Florida. This nursing home received an A- overall, which is one of our best grades. We were so impressed with this nursing home that we ranked it in the top 25 percent of all facilities in the United States. This nursing home also received very consistent grades in all four of the major categories. Additional information about its category grades is available below.
Accepts Medicare 1 :
Accepts Medicaid 1 : 25 Beds
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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)
On top of being a strong nursing home overall, it also earned A+ government inspections recently. Its inspections were nearly perfect. Arguably the most important factor we consider in computing our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a facility's inspection reports. Nursing homes with higher grades in this category most likely dodged the most severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
To add to its impressive accomplishments in other areas, we gave this facility a grade of A- for its long-term care grade. For long-term care residents, the nursing home's primary goal is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. It goes without saying that we were content with our findings for this area.
Another strong feature for this facility is that it received an impressive nursing grade. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of B+. In calculating a facility's nursing score, we assess the quantity of hours nurses are caring for residents and the level of licensure of the nurses. This nursing home provides 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures and this facility excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any nursing home the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can generally be avoided by providing better nursing care, such as employing a policy of turning a patient at least once a day.
Short-term Care Quality
In the final area, this facility also was awarded an impressive short-term care score, with a B+. This finished off a very favorable profile. Our short-term care grade is typically used to judge a facility's rehabilitation services. To have good rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally must provide higher levels of highly skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, speech therapists and other types of therapists. Unfortunately, we were not able to find information about this nursing home's registered nurse or physical therapy staffing. Lastly, we assessed the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Finr Iii Quality Metrics
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Percent of Patients
Higher is Better