Grand Rapids Care Center is a small facility in Grand Rapids, Ohio. We gave this nursing home an overall grade of B-. A score in this range requires some respectable marks. You could certainly do worse than this nursing home. The best part of this nursing home's profile was its remarkable inspection grade. Inspection reports are discussed in the next paragraph.
Grand Rapids Care Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
Registered Staff Hours
While this nursing home's overall grade was not bad, it really fared well in the area of inspections. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A+ for that category, which is one of our highest scores. Inspection grades take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a threat to patient health or safety. Even some of the best nursing homes receive an occasional ding on their inspection report.
Adding to this facility's list of strengths, it also earned an excellent nursing rating. We awarded them an impressive grade of B- in this category. Nursing ratings are largely associated with the facility's nurse staffing. This nursing home averages just 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a very low figure. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this place actually excelled in some of the quality-based metrics we assessed. It scored well in the area of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls.
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Short-term Care Quality
The third category we analyzed is short-term care, where this nursing home was given a grade of C in this category. Short-term care grades are based in part on the facility's quantity of skilled nursing services. This includes a broad spectrum of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, in addition to other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, according to the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last statistic we assessed in this category is the percentage of residents that ultimately returned home from the nursing home. We found that just 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home. This figure was below average.
Long-term Care Quality
The next category we looked at was long-term care. We gave it a grade of C in this category. This is not a bad grade in this category. Long-term care ratings are based on a nursing home's amount of care. This means a broad spectrum of personal care services, ranging from assistance with activities of daily living to routine medical services. On top of assessing the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility vaccinated 99.09091 percent of its residents. Finally, this place was also able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Grand Rapids Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 7.79% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely caused by residents not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 3.69% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term care patients which sustained a fall resulting in severe injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indication of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 1.8% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of long-term stay residents who suffered from UTI's. UTI's could be an indication of lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this metric may be skewed for certain facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 13.22% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of patients who were given antipsychotic medications. These drugs are sometimes used to treat a variety of medical conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 22.35% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who were given antianxiety drugs. These drugs are generally prescribed to residents suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 20% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents who are exhibiting symptoms of depression. Many believe that this is a reasonable measure of resident quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 90.19% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 15.17% Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay residents who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as moving around and eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 18.5% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of residents that remained mobile levels over time. Optimizing mobility is often a great sign for residents' well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 18.5 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Grand Rapids Care Center, 74.54% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term residents who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
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