Grand Oaks Nursing Center is a senior living facility located in Baldwin, Michigan, which has a population of 4,328 people. We awarded this facility an overall grade of B-. A grade of this caliber requires some respectable scores. Based on all of the relevant data, there are certainly far worse nursing homes out there. The best part of this place's report card is is its short-term care rating. We discuss short-term care in the next section.
Grand Oaks Nursing Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home really excelled in the area of short-term care, where it received an impressive grade of A. Few nursing homes performed better in this category. If it was not for this category, this nursing home's overall grade would have been much lower. Our short-term care grade is commonly employed to judge a nursing home's rehabilitation services. In order to provide highly rated rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally must have higher levels of skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, speech therapists and other highly skilled individuals. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. However, according to the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we assessed the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 7.1 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
This nursing home also received a strong nursing grade. In fact, we awarded it a grade of B in that category, which is one of our better scores. When determining a nursing home's nursing rating, we look at the quantity of hours nurses commit to residents and the level of licensure of the nurses. This nursing home provides 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality measures 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 place the state in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as by having a policy of moving residents at least once a day.
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This nursing home's third best category grade came in the area of government inspections. In that category, we gave this nursing home a B. It actually outperformed most nursing homes in this category. Inspection scores are tied to several pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that score well in this category typically have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. This nursing home was assessed 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none were considered severe. This means that the inspectors did not deem any of these deficiencies an imminent risk to resident safety or health. Keep in mind that deficiency-free inspection reports are uncommon in the industry.
Long-term Care Quality
Switching gears to the last category, this nursing home didn't fare well. With an abysmal grade of F in long-term care, this is its weakest category grade. For prospective residents looking for a permanent place to live as opposed to rehabilitation, long-term care is an important category. One of the factors we considered after nurse's aid hours is vaccinations. Fortunately, this facility provided the pneumonia vaccine to 97.10145 percent of its residents. Surprisingly, this facility was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days. Sadly, a few of its other scores in this category weren't as favorable as these.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Grand Oaks Nursing Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 8.85% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be an indicator of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, also referred to as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 2.88% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic tells you the percent of long-term residents who have experienced a fall leading to serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries could be a sign of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 2.36% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are routinely linked to worse hygiene protocols. Closer supervision can reduce the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. Keep in mind that this metric is affected by by the fact that facilities have different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 13.01% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs may be vital to many patients, it is important to confirm these medications are being used appropriately. In limited cases, increased usage of these drugs may mean that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 18.73% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients receiving antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 3.47% of Patients
This is the percentage of residents who are showing signs of depression. High levels of depression may indicate a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 91.4% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients who were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 12.4% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay patients that required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as moving around and taking a bath.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 19.67% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who remained mobile levels. Some experts believe that mobility is important for patients physical and mental health.
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 1.35 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 19.67 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is usually a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 10.71 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between reduced emergency room visits and the quality of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Grand Oaks Nursing Center, 76.5% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of short-term stay residents that experienced functional improvements.
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