Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged is a facility in Trenton, New Jersey, a city with 230,121 people. This nursing home proved to be an A+ facility, which is our absolute highest grade. We were so impressed with this facility that we ranked it in the top five percentile of all nursing homes in the United States. Keep reading to find this nursing home's category scores, which also impressed us. You really can't do any better than a straight A report card.
Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged
- Nursing Home
- Home Health Agency
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Church related
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Meal Delivery
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Catheter Care
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to performing well overall, this facility earned a nearly flawless inspection report. Consequently, it received one of our highest grades in that category with an A+. These inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can learn more about each of these issues by obtaining 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. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
In addition, this facility was given high marks in the category of short-term care. For this reason, it received one of our most impressive scores in that category with a score of A+. Our short-term care scores are based in part on a facility's quantity of skilled highly skilled professionals. This includes a wide spectrum of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, not to mention other types of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we considered the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 5.9 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
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Long-term Care Quality
Contributing to its high-end resume, this nursing home also received a superb long-term care grade, with a score of A. When nursing homes receive a score in this range in this category it typically means it's well-staffed and is a quality place to reside on a permanent basis. Once we looked at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination statistics. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its patients against pneumonia, which is much higher than the majority of nursing homes. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Moving on to the last area, this facility was awarded a strong nursing rating. We gave it an A in this category, resulting in this facility receiving straight A's. Our nursing grade is mostly based on the nursing home's nurse staffing. This facility provided 0.6 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well when it comes to avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 9.57% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, also referred to as bed sores, are routinely caused by residents not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 2.57% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of residents who sustained a major fall. Falls leading to serious injury are often the result of poor nursing care. Better nursing protocols can minimize the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 1.73% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's are often the result of lower quality nursing care. Better hygiene protocols minimizes the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. Keep in mind that this statistic is sometimes skewed by the fact that nursing homes have varying reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 10.75% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of residents given antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic medications are prescribed to residents for a variety of conditions, such as dementia. Sadly, in limited cases, increased usage of these drugs may suggest a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 17.5% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients who were given antianxiety medications. These medications are typically prescribed to residents suffering from anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 5.81% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents exhibiting depressive symptoms. Many believe this is a reasonable measure of quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 92% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients that have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 10.99% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and continence.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 14.79% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of residents who were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility can be a good sign for residents' health.
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 1.49 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 14.79 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. Keeping residents out of the hospital during rehabilitation is important to restoring the physical well-being of patients.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 8.17 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Greenwood House Home for the Jewish Aged, 80.57% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint measures the percentage of short-term residents that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Some would argue that this is a measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.
Scores for Trenton, NJ
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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