With an address in Frederic, Wisconsin, Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community is the only option we identified in this area. We awarded this nursing home an A- overall grade, ranking it in the top third of all facilities in the country. You simply can not do much better than this place. The best aspect of this nursing home's impressive report card was its inspection rating. Inspection reports are discussed in the next paragraph
Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to performing well overall, this facility earned an excellent inspection report. Consequently, it received one of our best scores in this area with an A. Perhaps the most important factor we look at in calculating our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places with better grades in this area most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. Although this place had a few deficiencies on its government inspection report, none were major deficiencies based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home also performed well in the area of long-term care, where it received a score of A. Not many facilities performed better in this category. For prospective residents seeking a permanent place to live as opposed to rehabilitation, long-term care is an important category. One of the criteria we considered in addition to nurse's aid hours was vaccines. This facility provided the pneumonia vaccine to 85.71429 percent of its residents. While its vaccination rate was a bit lower than we like to see, we were pleased to find facility was able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0.02 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
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Short-term Care Quality
Moving on our next category, we awarded this nursing home a score of A- for its short-term care grade. This is a first-rate rating. In our short-term care category, we attempt to craft a fair gauge for rehabilitation services. In doing so, we look at the facility's scope of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as speech therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last item we assessed in this category is the number of patients who returned home from the facility. We found that 6 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
The last category we assessed is nursing, where this nursing home was given a B-. Even though this ended up being its poorest category rating, this is nevertheless nothing to be ashamed of. The nursing rating features a host of factors. The most heavily weighted one is the quantity of hours nurses spent with residents. This facility provided just 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a relatively low total compared to most other facilities. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this place actually fared better in some of the quality-based metrics we assessed. In fact, it performed well when it comes to avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 6.86% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many experts to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, also called bed sores, are routinely caused by residents not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 3.37% of Patients had Serious Falls
This gauges the percentage of long-term stay residents which had a fall which resulted in major injury. We use this statistic in determining our nursing grades.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 3.17% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. These infections could be associated with inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 13.77% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. These medications are used to treat several medical conditions, such as cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 15.58% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic gauges the percentage of long-term care residents who are prescribed antianxiety medication. These drugs are given to patients experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 6.45% of Patients
This is the percent of residents showing depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 92.81% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home residents, making these vaccines critical to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 13.28% Percentage of Patients
This is the percent of residents who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 21.75% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of patients who retained mobility levels over time. Preserving mobility is often a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 1.26 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. There is a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and the quality of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 21.75 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 13.28 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Frederic Nursing and Rehab Community, 75.11% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percentage of short-term stay residents that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Many believe that this is a measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.
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