First Community Village Healthcare Center is in Columbus, Ohio. This city is among the most populated cities in the nation with has 783,285 people. Featuring an overall grade of B+. After analyzing the other alternatives in Columbus, this seems to be a higher quality option than many of them. Columbus offers a slew of nursing homes, however, we doubt you will need to visit too many others. This one looks like a first-rate option. The best part of this nursing home's strong profile is its short-term care rating. We discuss short-term care in the next paragraph
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First Community Village Healthcare Center
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- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Nov 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- No Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
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Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
On top of performing well in its overall grade, this nursing home received high marks in our short-term care category as well. It received our highest score in that category with a score of A+. Our short-term care scores are considered to be more critical for patients in need of rehabilitation services. Rehabilitation usually utilizes additional highly-skilled nursing services. This includes not only nursing services, but also physical and occupational therapy, as well as other variations of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last datapoint we assessed in this category is the number of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We discovered that 6.9 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
Among its many impressive grades, this nursing home earned an excellent nursing rating. We gave it a grade of B+ in that category. The nursing rating analyzes several factors, most of which are tied to levels of nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality-based metrics and this place excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place Ohio in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can many times be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as by having a policy of turning patients more frequently.
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This nursing home also received first-rate inspections in recent years. We awarded them one of our more favorable grades in that area, with an impressive grade of B+. Our inspection grades weigh several factors included in a facility's inspection reports. One key criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better grades in this area usually have few severe deficiencies. Fortunately, although this place had a few minor dings on its inspection report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are found in categories G through L. This means CMS did not consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. We should point out that deficiency-free inspections are rare in the industry.
Long-term Care Quality
The next area we rated is long-term care, in which this nursing home was awarded a C. Although this proved to be its weakest category rating, this is nevertheless not a bad grade. For prospective residents seeking a permanent place to live as opposed to rehabilitation, long-term care is an important category. Once we assessed the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we next considered the facility's vaccination statistics. Candidly, we were a bit bothered by the fact that this nursing home vaccinated 67.60564 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is quite a bit less than average. Nevertheless, this facility keeps its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
First Community Village Healthcare Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 17.46% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of residents that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are often caused by patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 2.82% of Patients had Serious Falls
This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay residents who suffered a fall which resulted in major injury. This is one of the statistics we use in calculating nursing grades.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 0% of Patients had UTIs
This metric indicates the percentage of long-term stay patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. While more of these infections could reflect poorly on a nursing home's nursing care, it is difficult to compare different nursing homes due to nursing homes having reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 4.48% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of residents who were given antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic drugs are given to patients for many medical conditions, such as Alzheimer's or other dementias. Sadly, in limited situations, increased usage of these drugs may mean a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 17.31% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of residents given antianxiety drugs. These drugs are used to treat residents suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 0% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 82.45% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home patients, making these types of vaccines critical to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 11.76% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay patients that required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 27.45% of Residents
This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay patients who remained mobile levels.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 27.45% of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 7.47% of Patients
Measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In First Community Village Healthcare Center, 67.23% of Resident
This is a measure of the percent of short-term residents who experienced functional improvements.
Scores for Columbus, OH
- Overall Rating has a grade of C
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of D
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
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