Good Samaritan Society-Daytona is in Daytona Beach, Florida. The city provides a variety of options. We gave this nursing home an overall grade of B+. A score of this caliber requires favorable marks in most areas. We were pleased to find out that this was in line with the other facilities in Daytona Beach, which is one of the better cities in Florida to find a nursing home. As you can find below, this nursing home also performed well in our category ratings. It would be hard to poke holes in this nursing home's profile.
Good Samaritan Society-Daytona
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Bariatric Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this place also received first-rate inspections in recent years. We gave it one of our higher scores in this category, with an A. Inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Although this nursing home had a few deficiencies on its inspection report, none were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. We should note that deficiency-free inspections are rare in the industry.
This nursing home performed well in our nursing category. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- for that category, which is one of our highest scores. When computing our nursing scores, we look at both the number of hours nurses spend with residents and the levels of licensure of those nurses. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
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Short-term Care Quality
Turning to the next category, this facility also earned a grade of B+ for its short-term care rating. This is an above average grade in this category. In calculating our short-term care grades, we scrutinize a facility's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other highly trained professionals. This grade is typically a useful assessment of a facility's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we considered the number of residents that were able to return home from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
Long-term Care Quality
The final category we looked at is long-term care, where this facility received a grade of B. This facility proved to be very solid across the board. Nursing homes that receive this type of grade in this category tend to provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are kept in good health. Once we looked at the volume of care provided by aids and other staff, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 80.18018 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which is slightly lower than we expected but still a decent figure. Although its vaccination rate was a bit lower than we hoped for, at least this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Good Samaritan Society-Daytona Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 9.08% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of residents who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage resulting from remaining in the same position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 2.82% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of residents who sustained a major fall. Falls leading to serious injury are considered by many experts to be a barometer of nursing care at a nursing home. Major falls resulting in injury are often caused by lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 1.81% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of patients that suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections are associated with inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 10.64% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure measures the percentage of long-term stay patients who are prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Increased usage of these drugs may mean a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior in situations where such medications are not medically required. However, some nursing homes need to rely more on these medications due to having more residents with dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 21.27% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. These medications are commonly given to residents experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 2.33% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who are demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 94.94% of Patients
This is the percentage of residents that received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 13.07% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as moving around and bathing. Many believe this is a reliable measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 16.78% 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' health.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 16.78 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Good Samaritan Society-Daytona, 78.49% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percentage of short-term residents who saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of autonomy with ADL's usually correlates with successful rehabilitation services.
Scores for Daytona Beach, FL
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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