Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is one of six facilities located in Bowling Green, Kentucky. This is a good facility. We gave it an overall grade of B, which is a quality score. This grade is right in line with the city grade in Bowling Green. This nursing home's impressive profile was highlighted by its inspection rating, which you can find in the next paragraph.
Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
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
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
Registered Staff Hours
One of the reasons this turned out to be a quality nursing home is that it received an impressive inspection rating. Inspections turned out to be its best category. In this category, we awarded it an A+. Inspection grades are tied to pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that score well in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Amazingly, this was one of the few nursing homes in the country that had no deficiencies whatsoever on its inspection report. This is very impressive. You really can't go wrong with a deficiency-free inspection report.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also received a favorable short-term care grade. Indeed, we gave it an above average score of B+ in this category. In the category of short-term care, we strive to evaluate indicators of a facility's rehabilitation services. We assess a facility's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and physical and occupational therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Finally, we assessed the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 5.9 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
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This facility's next best category grade came in the area of nursing. In that category, we gave this nursing home a grade of C. This wasn't quite on par with some of its other category grades mentioned above. When calculating our nursing grades, we analyze both nursing hours and the skill levels of those nurses. This facility provides 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient daily. This is a much lower figure than we were hoping for. Lastly, we also assessed several nursing quality measures. Although this facility got dinged a bit for its nursing hours per resident, it actually excelled in a few of these quality-based metrics. With fewer than five percent of its residents experiencing pressure ulcers, it did well in this subcategory. This is often an indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can many times be avoided by providing better nursing care, such as by employing a policy of moving residents at least once a day.
Long-term Care Quality
The last category we analyzed was long-term care. We awarded this nursing home a grade of D in long-term care, leaving this as its worst grade. In a long-term care environment, the primary objective is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. On top of assessing the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we also looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility vaccinated 97.043015 percent of its residents. To our surprise, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. With only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, this nursing home has fewer hospitalizations than the average nursing home. Sadly, a few of its other scores in this category were not as favorable as these.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 9.23% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percent of patients that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a measure of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely caused by patients not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 3.88% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic indicates the percentage of long-term stay residents who had falls resulting in severe injury. This is one of the statistics we use in calculating nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 2.68% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of residents that have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 16.09% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This statistic gauges the percentage of long-term care patients taking antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs serve an important medical purpose, it is important to ensure these medications are being used appropriately. In some situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 28.57% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure gauges the percentage of long-term patients receiving antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 8.14% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term stay residents demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 89.73% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents that have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 15.62% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with ADL's could be a sign of the decline of a patient's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 21.86% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of residents who remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility is usually a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 1.51 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is important to the physical well-being of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 21.86 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care. Avoiding rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is key to restoring the physical abilities of residents.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 13.2 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the overall quality of rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Greenwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 72.02% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of short-term residents that experienced functional improvements.
Scores for Bowling Green, KY
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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