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Gibson General Hospital-Snf

  • Nursing Home

Updated Jul 1, 2019 by Nick Lata

1808 Sherman Dr,
Princeton IN 47670

(812) 385-9288

80.44% estimated occupancy 1

Note: Data for Gibson General Hospital-Snf has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

Gibson General Hospital-Snf is a small government-owned nursing home in Princeton, Indiana. Sporting an overall score of A-, this nursing home is among the higher-graded nursing homes we assessed. We were so impressed with this facility that we ranked it in the top third of all nursing homes nationally. This facility's strong report card was highlighted by its inspection reports, which you can find in the next section.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Government - County

Specialized Services

  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy

Facility Inspections

Grade: A

On top of performing well overall, this nursing home earned an excellent inspection report. As a result, we gave it one of our highest scores in this area with an A. Inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This facility received 4 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe. This tells you that CMS didn't consider any of these deficiencies an immediate threat to patient safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A-minus

This facility also was elite in the category of long-term care, where we awarded it a score of A-. Very few nursing homes received a better grade in this category. When facilities receive this type of grade in long-term care it is typically a good sign for resident care and indicates that the place is well-staffed with nurses and aids. After we finished looking at the quantity of care provided by nurses, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination record. This nursing home vaccinated 99.23077 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which is an impressive figure. Pneumonia is often a life threatening health condition for nursing home residents so we prefer when a nursing home does not take any chances. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.

Nurse Quality

Grade: A-minus

To complement its strong performance in other areas, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A for our inspections rating. Our nursing rating analyzes the facility's level of nurse staffing. We look at both the levels of training of the nurses as well as the number of hours spent with residents. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality-based metrics 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 facility the state in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can generally be avoided by offering better nursing care, such as by employing a policy of moving a resident more often.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: B-minus

The final category we scored was short-term care, where this facility received a B-. This proved to be this facility's worst area. This is nevertheless nothing to be ashamed of. Short-term care grades are based on a facility's quantity of skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This includes a broad range of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final datapoint we considered in this category is the number of residents that eventually returned home from the nursing home. We found that just 3.7 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home. Unfortunately, this was below average.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Jul 22

Gibson General Hospital-Snf Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: A-minus

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 7.63% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This datapoint indicates the percentage of long-term care residents that have new or worsened pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are a solid indicator of nursing care quality.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: C

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 3.89% of Patients had Serious Falls

This tells you the percentage of residents who have had a major fall. Falls resulting in major injuries are routinely linked to poor nursing care. Closer supervision reduces the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: A-minus

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 1.96% of Patients had UTIs

This figure is an indication of the percentage of long-term care residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be an indicator of lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this metric may be skewed for certain facilities due to varying reporting standards for these infections.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: B-plus

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 13.37% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This indicates the percentage of residents given antipsychotic medications. These drugs are sometimes used for treating a variety of medical conditions, such as cognitive disorders.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: F

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 21.6% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This tells you the percentage of residents given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety drugs are given to residents suffering from anxiety or depression.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: B-minus

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 12.38% of Patients

This datapoint measures the percent of long-term patients exhibiting symptoms of depression.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: A-minus

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 91.56% of Patients

This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home patients, making these types of vaccines indispensable.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: A

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 16.12% Percentage of Patients

This tells you the percent of patients who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living may be a sign of erosion of a patient's health.

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Grade: C

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 17.5% Percentage of Residents

Measures the percentage of long-term stay patients that remained mobile levels. Some experts argue that the ability to move around is critical to patients mental and physical well-being.

Hospitalizations

Grade: A-minus

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 1.36 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days

This is the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of care.

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

Grade: A-minus

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 17.5 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized

This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is usually a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and the quality of rehabilitation services.

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: A-plus

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 11.23 Percentage of Patients

This tells you the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between keeping patients out of the emergency room and the overall quality of short-term care.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: B

In Gibson General Hospital-Snf, 73.53% Percentage of Resident

This datapoint measures the percent of short-term stay residents that experienced functional improvements.

Nearby Hospitals

  • Gibson General HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 0.04 miles away1808 Sherman Dr Princeton Indiana 47670Voluntary non-profit - Private(812) 385-3401
  • Wabash General Hospital 1Critical Access Hospitals 10.52 miles away1418 College Drive Mount Carmel Illinois 62863Government - Hospital District or Authority(618) 262-8621

Nearby Dialysis

  • Davita - Princeton Dialysis0.11 miles away2227 Sherman Drive Princeton Indiana 47670Dialysis Stations: 12 (812) 385-2906