Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons is a large non-profit nursing home located in Greenwood, South Carolina. We awarded this nursing home an extremely impressive overall rating of A. This is among the highest graded facilities in Greenwood. This is an impressive achievement since the city has some quality nursing homes. Based on the data we reviewed, you can not go wrong with this facility. This also wound up being a very consistent facility with consistent scores in each of the major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons
- Nursing Home
- Home Health Agency
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Aquatic Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this facility also received an A+ long-term care grade. Nursing homes that excel in this category tend to provide residents with more supervision and stay on top of routine medical care. Once we looked at the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the facility's vaccination records. This nursing home vaccinated 99.52153 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which is significantly higher than the vast majority of nursing homes. Lastly, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0.03 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Adding to its impressive category scores, this nursing home also excelled in the area of inspections, where it received an A. These inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these factors by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Unfortunately, it does not appear that we were able to find information about this nursing home's deficiencies. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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This facility also excelled in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of A. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Our nursing rating is mostly tied to the nursing home's nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This place performed very well in terms of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
Turning to our last area, this nursing home also performed admirably in our short-term care category. We gave it an A- for that category. This wrapped up a straight A profile. In our short-term care score, we try to forge a meaningful gauge for rehabilitation. In this process, we analyze a facility's level of skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, according to the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The final measure we assessed in this area is the percentage of residents that who were able to eventually return home from the nursing home. We found that 5.1 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 9.68% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint indicates the percent of long-term residents who developed pressure ulcers . We factor in this statistic in computing both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 3.49% of Patients had Serious Falls
This figure is an indication of the percent of long-term patients who had a fall which resulted in major injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indicator of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 3.26% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes linked to insufficient hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 14.92% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric gauges the percent of long-term residents who were prescribed antipsychotic medication. Excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents in situations where such drugs are not medically required. However, some facilities need to rely on these medications due to having more patients suffering from Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 19.83% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of residents who were given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety drugs are administered to patients experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 2.74% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients exhibiting depressive symptoms. Increased levels of depression could be an indicator lower quality care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 88.77% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care residents who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these vaccines vital to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 14.72% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living may indicate deterioration of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 22.47% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of patients that retained mobility levels over time. Retaining mobility is usually a great sign for residents' health.
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 1.55 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. There is usually a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the overall quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 22.47 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 12.88 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Healthcare Center of Wesley Commons, 72.67% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint measures the percentage of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements.
Scores for Greenwood, SC
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
Looking for more options? Greenwood, South Carolina has 3 other nursing homes
- Self Regional HealthcareAcute Care Hospitals 1.79 miles away1325 Spring Street Greenwood South Carolina 29646Voluntary non-profit - Private(864) 227-4111
- Abbeville Area Medical CenterCritical Access Hospitals 14.58 miles away420 Thomson Circle Abbeville South Carolina 29620Government - Local(864) 366-5011
- Greenwood Dialysis1.79 miles away109 Overland Drive Greenwood South Carolina 29646CMS Rating: 2 stars Dialysis Stations: 41 (864) 227-6011
- Jabine Dialysis, LLC5.52 miles away3337 Highway 72-221 E Greenwood South Carolina 29649Dialysis Stations: 1 (253) 733-4500
- Abbeville Dialysis14.79 miles away904 W Greenwood St Abbeville South Carolina 29620CMS Rating: 5 stars Dialysis Stations: 10 (864) 459-0347