Located in Keller, Texas, Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing is one of four facilities in the city. Sporting an overall grade of B-, this is likely a middle of the pack nursing home. You can certainly do worse than this facility. The best part of this facility's profile is its stellar inspection reports. Inspection grades are discussed in the next section.
Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a respectable facility overall, this facility really excelled in the area of inspections, where it earned an A+. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Arguably the most important factor we consider in calculating our inspection grades is deficiencies. Deficiencies are found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places with higher grades in this area most likely avoided the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. This nursing home was hit with 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered severe. This indicates that the government inspectors did not consider any of the deficiencies to be an imminent threat to resident safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This facility also excelled in the area of long-term care. Indeed, we gave it a grade of A- in that category, which is one of our best grades. When nursing homes receive this kind of grade in this category it is usually a good sign for patient care and indicates that the place is well-staffed with nurses and aids. One of the datapoints we considered in addition to nursing hours was vaccines. This facility administered the pneumonia vaccine to 100 percent of its residents. Vaccination is a reliable method to avoid unnecessary deaths and hospitalizations for the elderly population. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
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Short-term Care Quality
Turning to the area of short-term care, this nursing home received a grade of just D in this area. In computing our short-term care ratings, we assess a nursing home's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other licensed professionals. This grade is frequently a reliable measure of the nursing home's rehabilitation. In this nursing home's case, we found that it provides less physical therapist and registered nurse hours per resident than the average facility. Finally, we looked at the number of residents who ultimately were able to return home from this nursing home. This facility didn't fare well here either. In fact, we found that just 5.8 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home. This figure was well off the national average.
Turning to our fourth category, this facility didn't fare well. Due to a very poor grade of F in nursing, this was its worst grade. When computing a facility's nursing rating, we weigh the quantity of hours nurses are seeing residents and the skill levels of those nurses. With just 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient on a daily basis, this facility's nurse staffing levels were far below the national average. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing scores. This nursing home fared well in terms of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. Many consider these areas to be measures of the quality of nursing care.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 7.79% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of patients who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients staying in one position for too long. Better nursing protocols can minimize the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 3.33% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who have suffered a fall leading to major injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries may be an indication of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 1.51% of Patients had UTIs
This datapoint tells you the percent of long-term stay patients that have suffered from UTI's. UTI's may be a sign of lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this statistic may be misleading for some facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 11.48% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These medications are used for a variety of medical conditions, such as Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 22.56% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of patients prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are prescribed to patients experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 4.81% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients showing depressive symptoms. Many would argue this is a reasonable measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 94.64% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term residents that were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for nursing home patients, making these types of vaccines indispensable.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 17.1% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living may indicate the decline of a patient's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 16.36% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients that remained mobile levels.
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 1.67 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric measures the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is important to the physical well-being of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 16.36 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care. Keeping residents out of the hospital during rehabilitation is key to restoring the physical abilities of patients.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 11.4 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between keeping patients out of the emergency room and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Heritage House at Keller Rehab & Nursing, 66.86% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term care residents who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Higher levels of performance with ADL's typically correlates with better rehabilitation services.
Scores for Keller, TX
- Overall Rating has a grade of C
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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