Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center is a small nursing home located in Evansville, Indiana. Featuring an overall score of B. After looking at the other nursing homes in Evansville, this looks like a higher quality option than most of them. You could definitely do much worse than this facility. We were also pleased to find that this facility did not have any weak links in any of the four major categories. More information about these categories is available below.
Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
816 N First Ave,
Evansville IN 47710
69.7% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
On top of receiving a strong overall grade, this facility also received first-rate government inspections in recent years. We awarded it one of our higher grades in that category, with an A. Our inspection grades are tied to many datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this category have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Although this nursing home had a few deficiencies on its inspection report, none were serious based on CMS' scale. A few minor deficiencies are not the end of the world.
Building on its impressive profile, this place also excelled in our nursing category. We gave it an B+ for that category. Our nursing rating is largely based on a nursing home's nurse staffing. This facility provided 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 place the state in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as employing a policy of moving residents more often.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also was given a strong short-term care grade. Indeed, we gave it an above average grade of B in this category. With our short-term care score, we seek to craft a meaningful barometer for rehabilitation. In doing so, we analyze a nursing home's levels of skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as occupational therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we assessed the number of patients who who were able to eventually return home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents were able to return home.
Long-term Care Quality
The final category we rated was long-term care. This facility was awarded a grade of B- for this category. With our long-term care rating, we assess the amount of services provided by a facility, as well as a series of quality statistics. After considering the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we next considered the facility's vaccination data. We were a bit bothered by the fact that this facility vaccinated 82.28571 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is quite a bit less than average. On a more positive note, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 7.44% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also referred to as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care minimizes the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 3.93% of Patients had Serious Falls
This metric tells you the percent of long-term patients that experienced falls which resulted in severe injury. This is one of the statistics we use in calculating nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 1.87% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's are often caused by facilities with worst hygiene practices. Closer supervision can minimize the number likelihood of residents sustaining infections. We want to point out that this datapoint is sometimes skewed by the fact that nursing homes have incongruent reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 13.18% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of patients prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic medications are given to patients for a variety of conditions, such as dementia. Unfortunately, in limited cases, increased usage of these drugs may indicate a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 21.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of residents prescribed antianxiety drugs. These drugs are generally prescribed to patients experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 12.89% of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term residents who are demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 91.48% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 15.74% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as moving around and using the bathroom. Many would argue that this is a measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 15.7% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percentage of patients who retained mobility levels over time. Preserving mobility is usually a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 1.46 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 15.7 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 11.29 Percentage of Patients
Measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to gauge short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Brickyard Healthcare - Woodbridge Care Center, 73.78% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term stay residents that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. High levels of performance with activities of daily living often correlates with successful rehabilitation services.
Scores for Evansville, IN
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-plus
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