Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab is a facility located in Washington Court House, Ohio, which has a total of 22,305 people. This turns out to be a respectable facility, with an overall grade of B-. This grade was right in line with the city grade in Washington Court House. We were also pleased to discover that this facility received consistently decent grades in all four of the major categories. Additional information about its category grades can be found below.
Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
201 Courthouse Parkway,
Washington Court House OH 43160
80.39% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - City
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Bariatric Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
This nursing home's overall score was bolstered by the fact that it has received favorable government inspections in recent years. We gave them a strong score in this category, with a grade of B+. This is a much better grade than the facility's overall score. Arguably the most significant factor we look at in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Places with better scores in this area most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. While this facility had a few minor dings on its inspection report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those found in categories G through L. This tells you the inspectors did not deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Remember that deficiency-free inspections are uncommon in this industry.
One of the other reasons we rated this nursing home so highly is that it received a very impressive nursing grade. In that category, we awarded this nursing home an B+. Our nursing rating is primarily based on a facility's level of nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's next highest area was short-term care. In that area, we gave this nursing home a grade of B-. Short-term care grades are based in part on a facility's quantity of highly-skilled nursing services. This means a wide scope of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, not to mention other types of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we looked at the number of patients 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 residents are able to return home so this figure is below average.
Long-term Care Quality
The final category we assessed was long-term care. In that category, we gave this facility a grade of C. Our long-term care ratings are pivotal for prospective residents requiring personal care. One of the data points we considered in addition to nurse's aid hours is vaccines. Frankly, we were a bit bothered by the fact that this facility administered the pneumonia vaccine to only 67.90123 percent of its patients. On a more positive note, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 7.61% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be a barometer of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are often the result of residents staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 3.74% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a fall which caused severe injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 1.71% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of patients that suffered from a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many experts to be a measure of nursing care . UTI's are routinely linked to lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this metric can also be skewed for certain facilities due to different reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 13.23% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of long-term patients taking antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications serve an important medical purpose, it is important to make sure these medications are being used appropriately. In limited cases, increased usage of these drugs may indicate a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 22.46% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is a measure of the percent of long-term residents taking antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 20.26% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who are exhibiting depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 90.12% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents that have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home residents, making these vaccines vital to patient safety.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 14.88% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents that needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 16.29% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of residents who were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility is often a great sign for residents' health.
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 1.36 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Four Seasons of Washington Nursing and Rehab, 16.29 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Scores for Washington Court House, OH
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
Looking for more options? Washington Court House, Ohio has 3 other nursing homes
- Fayette County Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 2.83 miles away1430 Columbus Avenue Washington Court House Ohio 43160Government - Local(740) 335-1210
- Greenfield Area Medical CenterCritical Access Hospitals 12.36 miles away550 Mirabeau Street Greenfield Ohio 45123Voluntary non-profit - Private(937) 981-9400
- Fmc - Washington Courthouse2.96 miles away1280 Rawling Street Washington Court House Ohio 43160Dialysis Stations: 12 (740) 335-4267
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