Focused Care at Pecos is located in Pecos, Texas. Featuring an overall rating of D, this is a well below average facility. If you are not satisfied with this facility's pedestrian overall grade, you may have to look in other cities as this is the only nursing home in Pecos. Despite all this, one of the few highlights of this nursing home's profile is its impressive inspection grade. You can scroll down to find out about inspections and other category grades
Focused Care at Pecos
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Pain Management
Registered Staff Hours
Although we did not rate this facility favorably overall, we want to point out its relatively solid government inspections in recent years. We gave it a respectable grade of B+ in this area, which is much better than its overall grade. These inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can learn more about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This facility was hit with 4 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none of the deficiencies were considered to be major deficiencies. This indicates that the government inspectors didn't deem any of these deficiencies to be an immediate threat to resident health or safety. A couple minor deficiencies aren't necessarily the end of the world.
Long-term Care Quality
We also awarded this facility a decent grade in the category of long-term care, with a B-. For long-term care residents, the facility's primary objective is to maintain residents' quality of life and keep them safe. After looking at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we then looked at the facility's vaccination statistics. This facility vaccinated 100 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which is better than most nursing homes. This facility also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.03 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home ended up receiving a a terrible score in our short-term care category. It was given an F in this area. Our short-term care grade is generally employed to gauge a facility's performance with rehabilitation In order to have good rehabilitation services, facilities generally must have higher levels of skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other types of therapists. With its score in this area, we were not stunned to learn that this nursing home was well below average in terms of its quantity of physical therapy and registered nurse hours provided to its residents based on the measures we assessed. Honestly, this was about what we expected to find. The final item we assessed in this area is the number of residents who were able to return home from the nursing home. This nursing home struggled quite a bit in this area as well, with just 3 percent of its residents returning home.
The last area we looked at is nursing, where this facility was given a poor grade in this area as well. Unfortunately, we gave it a lowly F for this category, which is definitely somewhat alarming. Nursing scores are based largely on levels of nurse staffing. This nursing home provided only 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient each day. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in computing our nursing grades. This nursing home fared well when it comes to avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Focused Care at Pecos Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Focused Care at Pecos, 7.94% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also referred to as bed sores, are often the result of patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care can reduce the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Focused Care at Pecos, 3.28% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of patients that suffered from a fall leading to severe injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Focused Care at Pecos, 1.64% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . UTI's are often the result of lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this datapoint could be misleading for certain nursing homes due to different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Focused Care at Pecos, 11.75% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of patients prescribed antipsychotic medications. These medications are used for treating several conditions, including cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Focused Care at Pecos, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure gauges the percent of long-term residents receiving antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Focused Care at Pecos, 4.66% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who are demonstrating symptoms of depression. High levels of depression may be an indicator a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Focused Care at Pecos, 94.73% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Focused Care at Pecos, 17.29% Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term care patients who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Focused Care at Pecos, 18.08% Percentage of Residents
This is the percentage of residents that maintained mobility over time. Optimizing mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Focused Care at Pecos, 1.58 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is key to maintaining the physical well-being of nursing home patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Focused Care at Pecos, 18.08 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Focused Care at Pecos, 11.87 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care.
- Reeves County Hospital DistrictCritical Access Hospitals 0.77 miles away2323 Texas Street Pecos Texas 79772Government - Local(432) 447-3551
- Reeves County Hospital Dialysis Center0.75 miles away2323 Texas Street Pecos Texas 79772Dialysis Stations: 15 (432) 447-2221