Located in Bloomington, Indiana, Garden Villa - Bloomington is one of six nursing homes in the city. This nursing home proved to be a quality facility, with an overall grade of B+. In fact, we thought highly enough of this nursing home to rate it ahead of most of the nursing homes in Bloomington. This facility's impressive profile was highlighted by its inspection score, which we will address in the next paragraph.
Garden Villa - Bloomington
- Nursing Home
- Adult Day Care
- Contracted Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Medication Management
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Colostomy Care
- Aquatic Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
One of the reasons this ended up being a strong facility is that it received an impressive inspection rating. In fact, inspections turned out to be its best category grade. In this category, we awarded this facility an A. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in determining these inspection scores. One of those factors is health deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of the deficiencies is usually more important than the number of deficiencies, as some of these can be relatively insignificant. This nursing home received 5 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none were considered severe. This indicates that the government inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies to create an imminent threat to resident safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
This facility was awarded an impressive short-term care score as well. We gave it one of our higher scores in that area with a score of B+. In the area of short-term care, we endeavor to qualify measures of a facility's rehabilitation. We analyze a nursing home's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses and physical therapists. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the information they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final measure we looked at in this area is the number of patients who were able to return home from the nursing home. We found that 5.3 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
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Long-term Care Quality
This facility is also above average in the category of long-term care, where it was given a grade of B+. It outperformed most facilities in this category. Long-term care scores in this range generally require both 24/7 care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine medical care. After looking at the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination data. This facility vaccinated 98.657715 percent of its patients against pneumonia, which is far higher than the average nursing home. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
The final area we scored was nursing. We awarded this nursing home one of our more favorable grades in this area, with a B. This nursing home turned out to be strong in all areas we analyzed. Our nursing rating is mostly based on a facility's 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 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 Indiana in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can often be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as by employing a system of turning a patient even once per day.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Garden Villa - Bloomington Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 7.44% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure measures the percentage of long-term care patients that suffer from new or worsened pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are an indicator of the quality of nursing care a nursing home provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 3.93% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is an indication of the percentage of long-term care patients who had a fall which caused severe injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries could be a sign of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 1.87% of Patients had UTIs
This gauges the percentage of long-term residents which have suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be an indication of worse hygiene protocols. However, this statistic can also be misleading for some facilities due to varying reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 13.18% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percentage of residents prescribed antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic drugs are prescribed to patients for a variety of conditions, such as dementia. Sadly, in limited cases, increased usage of these drugs may mean that a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 21.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric gauges the percent of long-term residents that were given antianxiety medication. These medications are typically used to treat residents suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 12.89% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who are exhibiting symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 91.48% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term care patients who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home patients, making these vaccines important for resident well-being.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 15.74% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of residents who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with ADL's may indicate the erosion of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 15.7% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who retained mobility levels. Some experts argue that the ability to move around is critical to patients mental and physical health.
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 1.46 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of care. There is typically a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and the overall quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 15.7 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 11.29 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the quality of care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Garden Villa - Bloomington, 73.78% Percentage of Resident
This is the percent of short-term patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Higher levels of independence with ADL's often correlates with successful rehabilitation.
Scores for Bloomington, IN
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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