Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation is located in Trenton, New Jersey. We gave this facility a B- overall, which is a decent grade. This is comparable with the city grade in Trenton, which is a B. Even in a city featuring 11 nursing homes, this nursing home ought to be a respectable selection. This nursing home is stronger in some categories than others, but it did not have any weak links in any of our four major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Partnership
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
We wanted to point out that this nursing home' short-term care grade outpaced its overall score. In fact, we gave it a B+ for short-term care. Our short-term care scores are probably most critical for folks requiring rehabilitation services. Rehabilitation usually utilizes more skilled nursing. This includes not just nursing services, but also physical and respiratory therapy, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The final measure we looked at in this area is the number of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We discovered that 6 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
This nursing home also excelled in the category of nursing, where it earned a grade of B. Nursing scores are primarily tied to a nursing home's nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.3 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 in the area of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
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This nursing home's inspection score was yet another category grade that was superior to the facility's overall grade. We awarded them one of our better scores in that area, with a B. Our inspection grades are based on several pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that score well in this area have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This nursing home was hit with 2 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none were considered to be severe deficiencies. This indicates that the government inspectors didn't deem any of these deficiencies to pose an immediate risk to patient safety or health. We should note that deficiency-free inspection reports are rare in the industry.
Long-term Care Quality
The last area we graded was long-term care. We awarded this nursing home a C in this area. In a long-term care environment, the nursing home's primary goal is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. On top of looking at the volume of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home gave the vaccine to 97.75475 percent of its patients, which is better than the majority of nursing homes. Lastly, this nursing home was also able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations 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.
Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 9.57% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of residents who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are routinely caused by residents staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 2.57% of Patients had Serious Falls
This figure indicates the percentage of long-term care patients who sustained falls which caused serious injury. We use this statistic in determining nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 1.73% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . UTI's are often the result of a nursing home with worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this metric could be skewed for certain nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 10.75% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients who were prescribed antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many residents, it is important to ensure these medications are being used only where medically required. In some situations, increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 17.5% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of long-term patients taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 5.81% of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term stay patients who are showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 92% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 10.99% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and taking a bath. Many argue that this is a reliable measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 14.79% Percentage of Residents
Measures the percent of long-term care residents that retained mobility levels. Some believe that the ability to move around is important for patients health.
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 1.49 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. Keeping residents out of the hospital is important to preserving the physical health of nursing home patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 14.79 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 8.17 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between keeping patients out of the emergency room and the overall quality of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 80.57% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint measures the percentage of short-term residents who saw functional improvements.
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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