With an address in Glen Arm, Maryland, Glen Meadows Retirement Com. is the lone option we identified there. Featuring an overall score of A, this facility is among the best facilities we looked at. In fact, this facility has the distinction of being one of the 50 best nursing homes in Maryland. One of the best aspects of this nursing home's exemplary report card is its inspection grade. Inspection reports are discussed in the next paragraph.

Additional Details:

Accepts Medicare 1 : TrueA checkmark indicating true.

Accepts Medicaid 1 : 31 Beds TrueA checkmark indicating true.

CCRC : FalseUsed to indicate false.

Non profit - Corporation

Resident Council: TrueA checkmark indicating true.

Family Council: FalseUsed to indicate false.

Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Facility Inspections

A+
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+Mar 19: A+Apr 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: A+Mar 20: A+Apr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

One of the reasons this place ended up being a great nursing home is that it received an A+ inspection grade. This is simply as good as it gets in this very important category. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in computing these inspection grades. One critical factor is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of these deficiencies is usually more meaningful than the number of deficiencies, as some of these are quite minor. This facility was hit with 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered severe. This means that the government inspectors didn't consider any of these deficiencies to cause an imminent risk to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Short-term Care Quality

A+
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: A-Feb 19: A-Mar 19: AApr 19: A-May 19: A-Jun 19: A-Jul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

This nursing home also was awarded an A+ short-term care grade, rendering it one of the few facilities to be given more than one A+ category grades. Short-term care grades are important for individuals looking for rehabilitation. Rehabilitation generally utilizes higher levels of skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing includes a broad scope of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. Remarkably, this nursing home provides about 50% more services from physical therapists and registered nurses than most nursing homes we looked at. This is a very favorable sign. Lastly, we looked at the percentage of residents who returned home from this facility. In addition to excelling in the area of physical therapy hours, we found that it fared as well as just about any nursing home in this area with 57.1 percent of its patients returning home. Most facilities are below 50 percent in this statistic.

Nurse Quality

B+
Oct 18: ANov 18: ADec 18: AJan 19: A+Feb 19: A+Mar 19: A+Apr 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: B+May 20: B+Jun 20: B+Jul 20: B+Aug 20: B+
Historical

Another one of this facility's impressive category grades came in the area of nursing care. We awarded them one of our better scores in that area, with a grade of B+. Nursing scores are based largely on levels of nurse staffing. This particular facility provided 3.9 hours of nursing care per resident on a daily basis. Roughly a quarter of this care was provided by registered nurses, which are highly skilled nurses. Both of these figures easily beat out the national average. Lastly, this facility also performed well in several of the quality measures we looked at. In terms of the percentage of its patients suffering falls leading to serious injury, this place performed better than the national average.

Long-term Care Quality

B
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+Mar 19: A+Apr 19: AMay 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: BMay 20: BJun 20: BJul 20: BAug 20: B
Historical

The next category we assessed was long-term care. This facility received a better than average nursing rating in our assessment, with a B. While this was not as good as a few of its other grades, this remains one of the more favorable scores for that area. Long-term care ratings in this range generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. Once we assessed the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination data. This nursing home vaccinated 93.61702 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which is slightly below what we expected but still a reasonably acceptable figure. Lastly, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
A
State:
B
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

Glen Meadows Retirement Com. Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is the percent of patients that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin resulting from staying in the same position for too long.

Provider
D
11.63%
State
B-
8.89%
National
B
7.33%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This tells you the percentage of patients who suffered from a fall leading to serious injury.

Provider
B
3.19%
State
B+
2.64%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This figure is an indication of the percent of long-term residents that had a urinary tract infection. Although more of these infections may reflect poorly on a facility's nursing care, it is difficult to compare different facilities due to facilities having differing reporting standards.

Provider
A+
0%
State
B
2.32%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications may be helpful for many residents, it is important to make sure these medications are being used only where medically required. In some situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents.

Provider
A
6.38%
State
B+
12.52%
National
B
14.17%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This tells you the percentage of patients prescribed antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are administered to patients experiencing depression or anxiety.

Provider
A-
14.63%
State
A-
14.88%
National
B
19.67%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This indicates the percent of patients who are showing depressive symptoms.

Provider
A+
0%
State
B
5.96%
National
B+
5.09%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This indicates the percentage of patients that have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.

Provider
B-
96.81%
State
B
93.75%
National
B
92.04%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This is the percentage of patients who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Provider
A
9.09%
State
B-
18.42%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that were able to retain mobility. Some believe that mobility is important for residents' well-being.

Provider
B-
14.63%
State
A-
22.28%
National
B
17.10%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This is the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of care.

Provider
A
0.9
State
A-
1.23
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.

Provider
B+
14.63
State
C
22.28
National
B
17.10

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This datapoint is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.

Provider
A+
2.94
State
B+
8.17
National
B
10.27

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Measures the percent of short-term patients that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts argue this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.

Provider
A-
78.12%
State
B-
66.25%
National
B
68.03%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

University of Md St Joseph Medical Center 6.6 mi
7601 Osler Drive Towson Maryland 21204
(410) 337-1000
Acute Care Hospitals
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Medstar Franklin Square Medical Center 6.64 mi
9000 Franklin Square Drive Rosedale Maryland 21237
(443) 777-7850
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Greater Baltimore Medical Center 7.06 mi
6701 North Charles Street Towson Maryland 21204
(443) 849-2000
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Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital 7.14 mi
5601 Loch Raven Boulevard Baltimore Maryland 21239
(443) 444-3902
Acute Care Hospitals
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Medstar Union Memorial Hospital 9.59 mi
201 East University Parkway Baltimore Maryland 21218
(410) 554-2227
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Sinai Hospital of Baltimore 10.12 mi
2401 West Belvedere Avenue Baltimore Maryland 21215
(410) 601-5131
Acute Care Hospitals
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Umd Upper Chesapeake Medical Center 10.3 mi
500 Upper Chesapeake Drive Bel Air Maryland 21014
(443) 643-3303
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Other
Kennedy Krieger Institute 11.01 mi
707 North Broadway Baltimore Maryland 21205
(443) 923-9301
Childrens
Voluntary non-profit - Private

Nearby Dialysis

Fresenius Kidney Care - Cromwell 3.93 mi
Dialysis Stations: 6
8710 Emge Rd Parkville Maryland 21234
(410) 661-0801
Fmc of Porter Dialysis - White Marsh 4.92 mi
Dialysis Stations: 19
8013 Corporate Dr Ste K Nottingham Maryland 21236
(410) 931-2478
Davita Dulaney Towson Dialysis Center 5.81 mi
CMS Rating: 3 stars
Dialysis Stations: 14
113 West Road Towson Maryland 21204
(410) 825-3690
Fresenius Medical Care Towson 6.11 mi
Dialysis Stations: 16
7801 York Road, Ste. 150 Towson Maryland 21204
(410) 321-0853
Fmc of Porter Dialysis - Rosedale 6.38 mi
Dialysis Stations: 18
5235 King Ave Suite 110 & 112 Rosedale Maryland 21237
(410) 918-0991
Coldsprings Dialysis, LLC 6.52 mi
Dialysis Stations: 6
4700 Hartford Road Baltimore Maryland 21214
(443) 444-4907
Davita Harford Road Dialysis Center 6.62 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 18
5800 Harford Road Baltimore Maryland 21214
(410) 444-1544
Fresenius Kidney Care - Manor Care 7.05 mi
Dialysis Stations: 6
6600 Ridge Rd Rosedale Maryland 21237
(410) 780-7355