Macomb Post Acute Care Center is an average-sized facility located in Macomb, Illinois. This nursing home was given an overall grade of B-, which is a decent grade. This facility seems to have some things going for it. The best part of this facility's report card was is its inspection grade. Inspection reports are discussed in the next section.
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Macomb Post Acute Care Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
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Registered Staff Hours
We want to point out that this nursing home outperformed its overall score in the category of inspections. In fact, it received a nearly flawless government inspection report this year. As a result, it received one of our best scores in this area with an A-. Our inspection scores account for several factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better scores in this category typically have very few severe deficiencies. While this nursing home had some minor dings on its inspection report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those found in categories G through L. This tells you that the government inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Keep in mind that deficiency-free inspections are rare in this industry.
This facility also excelled in the category of nursing, where it earned an B+. Few nursing homes performed better in this category. The nursing score considers a host of subcategories. The most important factor is the quantity of hours nurses spend with residents. This nursing home averages 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 nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's third most favorable area ended up being short-term care. In that area, we gave this facility a B-. Our short-term care scores are important for prospective residents requiring rehabilitation. Rehabilitation usually mandates higher levels of skilled nursing services. This means a broad spectrum of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the number of residents who eventually returned home from this nursing home. We found that 5.2 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home. This figure was actually quite a bit below the national average.
Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home's weakest area is long-term care, which is the last category we assessed. In this category, we awarded this facility a grade of D. In a long-term care environment, the nursing home's primary goal is to maintain residents' quality of life and keep them safe. Once we looked at the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination data. This facility vaccinated 97.84173 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is higher than the vast majority of nursing homes. To our surprise, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. With just 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, this nursing home has fewer hospitalizations than many nursing homes. Unfortunately, some of its other scores in this category weren't as favorable as these.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Macomb Post Acute Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 3.57% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is an indication of the percent of long-term residents who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers. We have found that pressure ulcers are a solid indicator of quality of care.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 1.44% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of patients who sustained a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injuries are considered by many experts to be a measure of nursing care . Major falls leading to injury are often the result of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 1.68% of Patients had UTIs
This figure gauges the percent of long-term stay residents which have suffered from a UTI. Although a higher rate of these infections may reflect poorly on a facility's cleanliness, it is difficult to compare between facilities due to varying reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 10.45% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of patients who were prescribed antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs may be vital to many residents, it is important to make sure these drugs are being used appropriately. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 25% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric indicates the percent of long-term residents that were prescribed antianxiety medication. These drugs are given to patients suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 60.47% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients who are demonstrating depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 93.92% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 7.5% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as moving around and continence. Many believe this is a measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 5.05% of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients who remained mobile levels. Some argue that the ability to move around is critical to patients well-being.
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 0.01 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 5.05% of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 24.11% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Macomb Post Acute Care Center, 97.21% of Resident
This datapoint measures the percent of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry would argue that this is a reliable measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
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