Grace Care Center of Olney is the sole nursing home we identified in Olney, Texas. This facility is one of the most impressive facilities we found. This nursing home received one of the best ratings that we offer. Based on our analysis, this place is just about as as good as it gets. We also gave this facility phenomenal ratings in all four of the major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Grace Care Center of Olney
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
1402 W Elm,
Olney TX 76374
42.72% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
One of the many reasons this turned out to be a quality nursing home is that it received an A+ inspection grade. This is simply as good as it gets in this critical category. Perhaps the most important factor we consider in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. Deficiencies are found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes with better scores in this area most likely dodged the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. This place was hit with 5 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none were considered severe. This tells you that the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies to be an imminent risk to resident health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This top notch nursing home also was superb in the area of long-term care, where we awarded it a grade of A+. Only a small group of facilities performed better in this area. Facilities that do well in long-term care tend to be well-staffed and offer extensive hands on care to residents. One of the statistics we considered after nursing hours was vaccines. This facility administered the pneumonia vaccine to 100 percent of its residents. Vaccination is a reliable method to avoid unnecessary deaths and hospitalizations for the nursing home population. Lastly, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Among its many impressive grades, this facility received an excellent nursing grade. In fact, we gave it a grade of A- in that category. Nursing scores are heavily correlated with quantity of nursing care available. This nursing home provides 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality-based metrics and this nursing home excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any nursing home the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can generally be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as by having a policy of moving patients even once per day.
Short-term Care Quality
The last category we assessed is short-term care. This nursing home was given a better than average nursing rating this year, with a B. Although this isn't quite as strong as some of its other scores, this is nevertheless one of our stronger scores in that area. Short-term care grades are based on the nursing home's quantity of highly-skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This means a broad spectrum of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, in addition to other variations of therapy. It does not appear that this facility provided information on registered nurse or physical therapist staffing. Finally, we considered the number of patients that returned home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Grace Care Center of Olney Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 7.79% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage caused by remaining in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 3.33% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of residents who suffered from a fall which resulted in severe injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 1.51% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are routinely the result of facilities with lower levels of hygiene. Closer supervision minimizes the number of UTI's sustained by residents in a nursing home. Note that this statistic is sometimes skewed by the fact that facilities have varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 11.48% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients given antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many patients, it is important to confirm these medications are being used only where medically required. In some cases, increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 22.56% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This datapoint gauges the percent of long-term residents taking antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 4.81% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients who are exhibiting depressive symptoms. Some believe that this is a measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 94.64% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay patients who were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for nursing home residents, making these vaccines critical to patient well-being.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 17.1% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term patients who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as taking medications and bathing.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 16.36% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percentage of patients who maintained mobility over time. Preserving mobility is usually a great sign for residents' health.
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 1.67 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care. There is usually a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Grace Care Center of Olney, 16.36 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. Keeping residents out of the hospital during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the health of residents.
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