Granbury Care Center is a facility in Granbury, Texas. The city has a population of 47,119 people. We awarded this facility an overall grade of D. A grade of this caliber typically suggests a few concerning datapoints. Unfortunately, this grade isn't too far off the city grade for Granbury, which is a C. Nevertheless, you still ought to be able to do better Lastly, this nursing home's ownership changed in the last year, so we will need to monitor it to confirm it is able to raise its standard of care going forward.
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Granbury Care Center
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
Please note our records indicate that Granbury Care Center has changed ownership recently and while our data on this page is up-to-date there is a chance that the quality of this facility may change under new management.
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - Hospital district
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Blood Administration
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Registered Staff Hours
While we were not very complementary of this facility's overall grade, it received a very impressive inspection report this year. In fact, it received a nearly flawless inspection report this year. As a result, it received one of our best grades in that category with a grade of A. Inspection scores weigh a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we consider is the number and severity of deficiencies. You should avoid places with a bunch of severe deficiencies flagged. Although this place had a few deficiencies on its report, none were severe based on CMS' scale. A couple minor deficiencies are not necessarily the end of the world.
Long-term Care Quality
The next best area we awarded this facility in any category came in the category of long-term care, where we awarded it a C. For prospective residents looking for a permanent residence rather than skilled nursing, long-term care is an important category. Once we assessed the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination statistics. This facility vaccinated 97.603485 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is better than the majority of nursing homes. This place also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's second least favorable score is short-term care, where it received just a D in that category. This is a relatively poor score. In our short-term care category, we attempt to create a valuable measure for rehabilitation services. In this process, we look at a nursing home's levels of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as speech therapy. Not surprisingly, we discovered that this facility offers substantially less registered nurse and physical therapist hours per patient than the typical facility. The last statistic we considered in this category is the percentage of patients that ultimately returned home from the facility. This nursing home struggled quite a bit in this metric as well, with just 5.8 percent of its patients returning home. This was well below the national average.
The last area we analyzed is nursing. Sadly, it received an abysmal F for this area, which is a rock bottom score. Nursing scores are primarily associated with a facility's level of nurse staffing. This facility provided just 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a very low total compared to most nursing homes. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in computing our nursing ratings. This place fared well in terms of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. Many consider these statistics to be indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Granbury Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Granbury Care Center, 5.69% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of residents that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin due to staying in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Granbury Care Center, 3.92% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of residents who sustained a fall resulting in major injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Granbury Care Center, 0% of Patients had UTIs
This figure is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that experienced a UTI. While more infections could reflect poorly on a nursing home's nursing care, it is problematic to compare different nursing homes due to nursing homes having reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Granbury Care Center, 2.78% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This gauges the percentage of long-term care residents receiving antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications serve an important medical purpose, it is important to confirm these medications are being used appropriately. In limited cases, increased usage of these drugs may indicate that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Granbury Care Center, 39.45% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. These drugs are given to residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Granbury Care Center, 4.59% of Patients
This is the percent of patients exhibiting signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Granbury Care Center, 96.91% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for nursing home patients, making these types of vaccines important for resident well-being.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Granbury Care Center, 19.74% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living may indicate deterioration of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Granbury Care Center, 7.25% of Residents
This tells you the percent of residents who remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility is often a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Granbury Care Center, 0.01 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Granbury Care Center, 7.25% of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Granbury Care Center, 17.85% of Patients
This is the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between reduced emergency room visits and the overall quality of care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Granbury Care Center, 68.67% of Resident
Measures the percentage of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements.
Scores for Granbury, TX
- Overall Rating has a grade of C
- Nurse Rating has a grade of D
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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