Grant Memorial Hospital

Updated Jul 1, 2020 by Nick Lata

Historical Rating
Grade: A-minus
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+May 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: A-May 20: A-Jun 20: A-Jul 20: A-
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117 Hospital Drive,
Petersburg WV 26847

(304) 257-1026

Note: Data for Grant Memorial Hospital has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

Grant Memorial Hospital is a facility located in Petersburg, West Virginia, which has a total of 6,277 people. This facility was given an A- overall, which is among the highest scores that we offer. A score of this caliber requires top-notch scores across the board. In fact, this facility is one of the 25 best facilities in West Virginia. Keep reading to find this nursing home's category ratings, which are also impressive. It would be hard to find any major flaws in this place's profile.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Government - County

Facility Inspections

Grade: A-minus

In addition to receiving a strong overall score, this facility also earned excellent health inspections in recent years. We gave it one of our best grades in that area, with an A-. Inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This place was hit with 2 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none of the deficiencies were considered to be major deficiencies. This means that CMS did not deem any of the deficiencies to create an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Nurse Quality

Grade: A-minus

Adding to its strong resume, this facility also received an excellent nursing score, with a grade of A-. Our nursing score is largely associated with a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can generally be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

This nursing home also received a strong short-term care grade. In fact, we awarded it an above average score of B+ in this area. In computing these short-term care grades, we look at the facility's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses, speech therapists, physical therapists and other types of therapists. The purpose is to devise a tool for sizing up the rehabilitation services of different nursing homes. Unfortunately, we weren't able to find information about this nursing home's registered nurse or physical therapy staffing. Finally, we looked at the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. It outperformed the majority of facilities in the country with 55.2 percent of its patients returning home.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

In the last category we graded, this nursing home was given an impressive grade grade of B+ in our long-term care category. With this score, the facility rounded out an elite profile. Nursing homes that do well in long-term care typically are well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to patients. In addition to considering the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its patients. Vaccines are vital to keeping residents healthy. Lastly, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Jun 22

Grant Memorial Hospital Quality Metrics

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: A+

In Grant Memorial Hospital, 4.46% of Patients had Serious Falls

This indicates the percent of patients that sustained a major fall. Falls leading to major injury are considered to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . Major falls are routinely caused by poor nursing care.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: A+

In Grant Memorial Hospital, 3.49% of Patients had UTIs

This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term care residents who have suffered from a UTI. While more infections may reflect poorly on a facility's nursing care, it is problematic to compare different nursing homes due to facilities having reporting standards.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: F

In Grant Memorial Hospital, 16.78% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percent of patients who were given antipsychotic drugs. These drugs are used for a variety of medical conditions, such as dementia.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: C

In Grant Memorial Hospital, 3.48% of Patients

This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay patients showing symptoms of depression.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: A

In Grant Memorial Hospital, 93.84% of Patients

This is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.

Nearby Hospitals

  • Grant Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 0 miles away117 Hospital Drive Petersburg West Virginia 26847Voluntary non-profit - Other(304) 257-1026

Nearby Dialysis

  • Davita Renal Center of Moorefield, LLC10.64 miles away8 Lee St 2nd Floor Moorefield West Virginia 26836Dialysis Stations: 14 (304) 530-1200

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