Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt is an average-sized nursing home located in De Witt, Iowa. This nursing home turns out to be a grade A facility, which is a truly elite rating. As far as we can see, this nursing home would be a no brainer for just about anybody. If you scroll down, you can see this facility's category scores, which are also impressive.
Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Oncology Care
Registered Staff Hours
We also wanted to emphasize that this nursing home earned near flawless inspections in recent years. We gave them an impressive grade of A+ in this area. Perhaps the most significant factor we consider in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Places with better grades in this category most likely dodged the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. Although this place had a few deficiencies on its report, none of them were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
This facility also excelled in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of A-. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Our nursing score is mostly based on the facility's nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures 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 nursing home the country in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can generally be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as by employing a policy of moving a resident even once per day.
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Short-term Care Quality
We also wanted to alert you to the fact that this facility was awarded an impressive score of A- in our short-term care area. In forming our short-term care grades, we quantify the facility's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists and other types of therapists. Our goal is to formulate a scale for comparing the rehabilitation services of various nursing homes. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the information they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last item we assessed in this category is the number of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We discovered that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients were able to return home.
Long-term Care Quality
In our last area, we gave this facility a grade of A+ for its long-term care score. This finished off a very strong report card. Facilities that do well in long-term care tend to provide residents with closer supervision and stay on top of routine healthcare services. On top of looking at the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility provided the vaccine to 99.58159 percent of its patients, which is far higher than the average nursing home. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization 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.
Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 6.11% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric gauges the percent of long-term patients that are suffering from pressure ulcers or bed sores. We bake this statistic into our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 3.69% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents that sustained a fall which resulted in serious injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 3.09% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections could be linked to inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 16.77% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents which are prescribed antipsychotic medication. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior in scenarios where such medications are not medically required. Nevertheless, some facilities need to rely more on these medications due to having more patients with cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 18.7% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric is an indication of the percent of long-term patients taking antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 4.48% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care patients who are showing symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 94.58% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents that received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 16.82% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as getting dressed and taking a bath. Some experts believe that this is a reliable measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 19.24% Percentage of Residents
This metric tracks the percent of long-term care patients who maintained mobility.
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 1.24 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 19.24 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 11.86 Percentage of Patients
Measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to gauge the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Genesis Medical Center � Dewitt, 79.45% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
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