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The Forum at Knightsbridge

  • Nursing Home
  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living

Updated Jul 1, 2021 by Nick Lata

Historical Rating
Grade: A-plus
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: AAug 20: ASep 20: AOct 20: A+Jan 21: A+Feb 21: A+Mar 21: A+Apr 21: A+May 21: A+Jun 21: A+Jul 21: A+
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The Forum at Knightsbridge's website

4590 Knightsbridge Blvd,
Columbus OH 43214

(614) 451-6793

61.66% estimated occupancy 1

Note: Data for The Forum at Knightsbridge has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

The Forum at Knightsbridge is a small facility located in Columbus, Ohio. This facility is among the most elite nursing homes we found. Being awarded an A+ in our rating system requires top-notch performance across the board. Indeed, we were so impressed with this facility that we rated it as the number one nursing home in Columbus. One of the best aspects of this facility's remarkable report card is its inspection grade. Inspection grades are discussed in the next paragraph.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • No Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • For profit - Corporation
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Personal Care
  • Medication Management
  • Home Making
  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Recreational Therapy

Awards

Best Nursing Home in Ohio badge

Best Nursing Home in Ohio Awards 2021

Best Nursing Home in Columbus, Ohio badge

Best Nursing Home in Columbus, Ohio Awards 2021

Registered Staff Hours

Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2021)
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Facility Inspections

Grade: A-plus

To go along with its strong overall grade, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for our inspections rating. Perhaps the most critical factor we consider in determining our inspection grades is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Places with higher scores in this category typically dodged the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. Fortunately, although this facility had a few minor dings on its report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are ones found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This means that the inspectors didn't consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent 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

Grade: A-plus

This first-rate facility also performed well in the area of short-term care, where we gave it a score of A+. Few nursing homes performed better in this category. In computing our short-term care ratings, we analyze the nursing home's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other types of therapists. This category is often a meaningful assessment of a facility's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Lastly, we considered the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 6.8 percent of this facility's residents returned home.

Nurse Quality

Grade: A

Adding to its impressive resume, this nursing home also excelled in our nursing category. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A for that category. We analyzed the skill-level of nurses at the facility, as well as the number of hours those nurses worked with residents, in determining our score in this category. This facility provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can typically be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A-minus

The last category we graded was long-term care, where this facility received an A-. This rounded out a first-rate profile. Few nursing homes earned an A- or higher in in each area we assessed. Nursing homes that excel in this category typically are well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to patients. In addition to considering the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility vaccinated 100 percent of its residents, which is what we like to see. Pneumonia tragically can be a dangerous ailment for nursing home patients so we prefer when a nursing home doesn't leave its residents vulnerable. Lastly, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Sep 22

The Forum at Knightsbridge Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: C

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 7.61% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This indicates the percentage of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are often the result of residents not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: A-minus

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 3.74% of Patients had Serious Falls

This indicates the percent of residents who have had a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injury are considered by many experts to be a measure of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Major falls leading to injury are routinely caused by poor nursing care.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: A+

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 1.71% of Patients had UTIs

This tells you the percentage of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are often associated with facilities with lower levels of hygiene. Closer supervision can reduce the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. Note that this statistic is sometimes skewed by the fact that facilities have different reporting standards for these infections.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: A-minus

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 13.23% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This datapoint is an indication of the percentage of long-term care residents who were given antipsychotic drugs. Increased usage of these drugs may indicate a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents in scenarios where such medications aren't medically required. However, some nursing homes need to rely on these medications due to an increased number of patients suffering from Alzheimer's or other dementias.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: B

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 22.46% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This tells you the percent of residents given antianxiety drugs. These medications are given to residents experiencing anxiety or depression.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: D

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 20.26% of Patients

This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients demonstrating signs of depression. Some experts believe this is a reliable measure of resident quality of life.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: B-minus

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 90.12% of Patients

This metric measures the percent of long-term patients that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: B-minus

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 14.88% Percentage of Patients

This indicates the percentage of residents that required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: B-plus

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 12 Percentage of Patients

This datapoint is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: C

In The Forum at Knightsbridge, 75.25% Percentage of Resident

This tells you the percent of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Higher levels of autonomy with ADL's usually correlates with better rehabilitation services.

Scores for Columbus, OH

  • Overall Rating has a grade of C
  • Nurse Rating has a grade of C
  • Long-term Care Rating has a grade of C
  • Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
  • Inspection Rating has a grade of B-plus

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