Greenbriar Center is an average-sized nursing home in Youngstown, Ohio. Our grading system was not very kind to this facility, as it received an overall grade of F. In our grading scheme, this is one of the bottom five rated nursing homes in Youngstown. With more than 20 other nursing homes in the city, you should be able to do better. Finally, we were surprised to learn that this nursing home earned a decent score in our long-term care category. We provide additional information on this category below.
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
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 Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Bariatric Care
- Oncology Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Total Parenteral Nutrition
Registered Staff Hours
While we graded this facility incredibly poorly overall, it received a fairly respectable inspection report this year. As a result, it received a decent grade in that category with a score of B-. Inspection scores are based on many datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Deficiencies are a key thing to look for on these reports. Severe deficiencies indicate a threat to the well being of residents. This place was assessed 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe. This means that CMS did not deem any of these deficiencies to be an immediate threat to patient safety or health. A few minor deficiencies are not the end of the world.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's next best score was short-term care, but even there it earned just a D in that area. This turns out to be a well below average grade. Short-term care grades are based in part on the facility's quantity of skilled nursing services. This includes a vast spectrum of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, in addition to other variations of therapy. Based on its grade in this category, we weren't stunned to discover that this facility is well below average in terms of the number of physical therapy and registered nurse hours provided to its residents based on the measures we assessed. Lastly, we looked at the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that just 5.3 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
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Long-term Care Quality
Another issue is the F this facility received in the area of long-term care. For prospective patients in need of a permanent place to live as opposed to rehabilitation, long-term care grades are an important measure. In addition to looking at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home administered the vaccine to 94.31138 percent of its patients. Surprisingly, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. With just 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, this nursing home has fewer hospitalizations than the majority of nursing homes. Unfortunately, some of its other scores in the category weren't as favorable as these.
The last area we analyzed was nursing. It received an abysmal F for this category, which is an abysmal score. There are numerous factors included in this category. Most of the factors relate to staffing levels. This facility averaged just 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident each day. This number is significantly below the national average. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in computing our nursing scores. This nursing home fared well when it comes to minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. Many consider these metrics to be reliable measures of the quality of nursing care.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Greenbriar Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Greenbriar Center, 7.79% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric indicates the percent of long-term care residents who suffered from pressure ulcers or bed sores. We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Greenbriar Center, 3.69% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic measures the percentage of long-term stay patients which have had falls leading to severe injury. We use this statistic in calculating our nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Greenbriar Center, 1.8% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of patients who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are associated with poor hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Greenbriar Center, 13.22% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint is an indication of the percentage of long-term patients that were given antipsychotic medication. Increased usage of these drugs may mean a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior in situations where such drugs aren't medically indicated. Nevertheless, some nursing homes may need to rely more on these medications due to having more patients with Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Greenbriar Center, 22.35% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. These medications are generally used to treat patients experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Greenbriar Center, 20% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients exhibiting signs of depression. Some experts would argue this is a reasonable measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Greenbriar Center, 90.19% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home patients, making these vaccines vital to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Greenbriar Center, 15.17% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Greenbriar Center, 18.5% Percentage of Residents
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents who maintained mobility.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Greenbriar Center, 18.5 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Greenbriar Center, 11.81 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Greenbriar Center, 74.54% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percent of short-term care residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Higher levels of autonomy with ADL's typically correlates with successful rehabilitation services.
Scores for Youngstown, OH
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-plus
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