With an address in Fishers, Indiana, Hamilton Trace of Fishers is one of a mere two facilities in the city. This facility was given an overall grade of B, which is favorable rating. Based on the data we reviewed, you could do much worse than this place. This place is better in some categories than others, but it did not have any poor grades in any of our major categories discussed below. More information about these categories can be found below.
Hamilton Trace of Fishers
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to faring well overall, this nursing home received even higher grades in our short-term care category. It received one of our highest scores in that area with an A. Our short-term care grades are based on a nursing home's quantity of skilled nursing services. This includes a vast spectrum of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, in addition to other variations of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last item we considered in this category is the number of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We discovered that 6.2 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
This nursing home also excelled in inspections. In fact, we awarded it an A- for that area, which is one of our highest scores. This is one of the few nursing homes with an overall score in this range which received multiple category grades this high. Our inspection scores are tied to many datapoints located in the a nursing home's inspection reports. Nursing homes that excel in this category have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Fortunately, although this place had a few minor dings on its government inspection report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you the inspectors did not deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. We should point out that deficiency-free inspection reports are rare in the industry.
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Another one of this facility's impressive category grades came in the area of nursing care. We awarded them one of our better scores in that area, with a grade of B. The nursing grade includes a host of subcategories. The most heavily weighted variable is the quantity of hours nurses spend with patients. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures and this facility excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place Indiana in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can often be avoided by providing better nursing care, such as having a protocol of turning patients even once per day.
Long-term Care Quality
The last category we looked at is long-term care. We awarded it a grade of C in this area. This is a fair grade in this area. In the category of long-term care, we weigh the quantity of care provided by a facility, rather than more healthcare-oriented services. In addition to considering the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility gave the vaccine to 62.545456 percent of its patients. This is multiple points less than what we expected. Fortunately, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Hamilton Trace of Fishers Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 7.44% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This statistic is an indication of the percent of long-term stay patients which developed pressure ulcers . We factor in this statistic in computing our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 3.93% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of patients that have had a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injury are considered by many experts to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. Falls are routinely the result of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 1.87% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 13.18% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric tells you the percent of long-term stay patients receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications serve an important medical purpose, it is important to make sure these medications are being used appropriately. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate that a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 21.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This datapoint tells you the percent of long-term stay patients receiving antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 12.89% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term residents exhibiting symptoms of depression. Many believe this is a measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 91.48% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 15.74% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 15.7% Percentage of Residents
This metric tracks the percentage of long-term stay residents that remained mobile levels.
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 1.46 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care. There is a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and the quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 15.7 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 11.29 Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to measure the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Hamilton Trace of Fishers, 73.78% Percentage of Resident
This metric is a measure of the percentage of short-term residents that experienced functional improvements.
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