Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation is in Augusta, Georgia. The city has a multitude of available nursing homes. With an overall rating of B, this nursing home is a very good choice. This grade is right in line with the city grade in Augusta. This place's impressive report card was highlighted by its inspection reports, which we will address in the next section.
Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Other
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Aquatic Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
This nursing home received a quality overall score as described above, but we especially wanted to point out its excellent government inspections in recent years. We awarded them an impressive grade of A+ in this area. Our inspection grades are tied to items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that score well in this area have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. Although this facility had some deficiencies on its inspection report, none of them were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
Contributing to its profile, this facility also earned a score of B+ for its short-term care rating. This is a well above average score in this category. Short-term care scores are based on the facility's quantity of highly-skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This means a vast range of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, not to mention other types of therapy. We were not able to track down information on registered nurse or physical therapy staffing for this nursing home. Finally, we considered the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 6.7 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
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Long-term Care Quality
The third category we analyzed is long-term care. This facility was given a favorable long-term care score, with a grade of B+ in this area. Facilities that do well in long-term care tend to be well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to residents. On top of looking at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 96 percent of its residents, which is higher than the vast majority of nursing homes. Finally, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Switching gears to our last category, this facility really didn't perform very well. Due to an abysmal grade of F in nursing, this is notably its weakest category. The nursing grade considers a host of data points. The most important variable is the quantity of hours nurses spend with patients. This place provided only 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident daily. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in calculating our nursing ratings. This nursing home fared well in terms of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 10.62% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of residents who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be an indicator of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are often the result of residents staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 3.1% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint is an indication of the percentage of long-term care residents which have suffered falls leading to severe injury. We use this statistic in computing our nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 3.23% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with poor hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 18.13% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure gauges the percent of long-term stay residents who were given antipsychotic drugs. Excessive reliance on these medications may indicate that a facility is using these medications to subdue residents in situations where such drugs are not medically required. Nevertheless, some nursing homes may need to rely on these drugs due to having more patients suffering from Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 21.48% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of long-term patients taking antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 5.43% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term residents exhibiting depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 93.26% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 17.3% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term care residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as dressing and using the bathroom.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 23.05% Percentage of Residents
This is the percentage of patients that maintained mobility over time. Preserving mobility can be a great sign for residents' health.
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 1.51 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 23.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 11.54 Percentage of Patients
This is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to assess patient well-being during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Harrington Park Health and Rehabilitation, 69.88% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint measures the percentage of short-term patients that experienced functional improvements.
Scores for Augusta, GA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- 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-plus
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