Grandview Health Care Center is located in Dayton, Iowa, a city with a total of 1,205 people. This is a decent facility, with an overall grade of C. At the end of the day, this nursing home ought to be a good fit for most people. The best part of this nursing home's profile was its exemplary inspection reports. Inspection grades are discussed in the next section.
Grandview Health Care Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
The main reason this turned out to be a decent nursing home is that it received an elite inspection score. In fact, its inspection grade was far better than its overall grade. In the inspections category, we gave it an A. Inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This place was hit with 8 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe. This means that the inspectors did not deem any of these deficiencies to pose an immediate threat to resident health or safety. A few minor deficiencies shouldn't stop you from considering a nursing home.
This nursing home's nursing grade appears to be one of its better features. The facility received a grade of C in this category. Our nursing score is largely associated with the facility's level of nurse staffing. This place averages 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident daily, which is not an impressive total. Lastly, although this place got dinged a bit for nursing hours per resident, it excelled in some of our quality-based metrics. With fewer than five percent of its patients suffering from pressure ulcers, it fared very well in this statistic.
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Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home's next most favorable area is long-term care. We gave it a C in this area. This is basically a middle of the road grade in this category. For long-term care residents, the nursing home's primary objective is to keep patients healthy and safe. This is different than skilled nursing or short-term care where the goal is to rehabilitate patients. After looking at the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then analyzed the nursing home's vaccination records. We were disappointed to learn that this nursing home vaccinated a relatively low 60.465115 percent of its residents for pneumonia. Fortunately, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Short-term Care Quality
The final category we scored is short-term care, which ended up being this facility's worst area. We awarded this nursing home a grade of D in this area. In our short-term care assessment, we try to craft a meaningful barometer for rehabilitation. In this process, we assess the facility's levels of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as speech therapy. With a grade in this range in this area, we weren't stunned to discover this place was well below average in many staffing metrics we looked at. It provided substantially fewer registered nurse and physical therapist hours per patient than most nursing homes. Lastly, we considered the percentage of residents that ultimately were able to return home from this facility. This nursing home didn't fare well here either. In fact, we found that just 0 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Grandview Health Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Grandview Health Care Center, 6.11% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of patients who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing protocols reduces the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Grandview Health Care Center, 3.69% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of patients that suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to major injuries are considered to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Major falls resulting in injury are routinely caused by lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Grandview Health Care Center, 3.09% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care . UTI's are routinely associated with lower quality nursing care. However, this statistic may be skewed for some nursing homes due to different reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Grandview Health Care Center, 16.77% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of patients given antipsychotic medications. These medications are used for several medical conditions, including dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Grandview Health Care Center, 18.7% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. These drugs are typically used to treat patients experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Grandview Health Care Center, 4.48% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who are showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Grandview Health Care Center, 94.58% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Grandview Health Care Center, 16.82% Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term stay patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as taking medications and taking a bath. Some experts would argue that this is a reliable measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Grandview Health Care Center, 19.24% Percentage of Residents
This metric tracks the percentage of long-term care residents that were able to retain mobility. Many believe that mobility is vital to residents' mental and physical well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Grandview Health Care Center, 19.24 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Grandview Health Care Center, 79.45% Percentage of Resident
This is the percent of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
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