Glencliff Home for the Elderly
393 High Street, North Conway NH 03860 · (603) 989-3111 · 91.23% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Jan 10, 2019 · By Sara Levinsohn
With an address in North Conway, New Hampshire, Glencliff Home for the Elderly is one of just a couple facilities in this area. This nursing home proved to be an A rated facility, which is one of the highest grades we offer. We were so impressed with this nursing home that we ranked it in the top 20 percent of all nursing homes in the United States. Headlining this nursing home's exemplary report card is its inspection rating, which is addressed in the next paragraph.
Accepts Medicare 1 :
Accepts Medicaid 1 : 130 Beds
Government - State
One of the reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it received an A+ in our inspections category. This is simply as good as it gets in this critical area. Our inspection ratings are tied to several items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this category tend to have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
To complement its top-shelf assessments in other areas, we gave this facility a score of A for its long-term care score. For long-term care residents, the primary objective is to maintain residents' quality of life and keep them safe. This nursing home impressed us in this category.
Among its many impressive grades, this facility received an excellent nursing grade. In fact, we gave it a grade of A- in that category. When calculating a facility's nursing score, we look at the quantity of hours nurses commit to patients and the levels of training of the nurses. This facility provided 3.7 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well in the area of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
Switching gears to the next category, this facility also excelled in our short-term care category. In fact, we awarded it a B+ for this area. This topped off a first-rate report card. Our short-term care grade is commonly employed to grade a nursing home's performance with rehabilitation. To provide highly rated rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to offer better levels of skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other licensed professionals. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The last metric we considered in this area is the number of residents who were able to leave the facility and return to the community. We discovered that 0 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.