Heritage Manor is a nursing home in Chisholm, Minnesota, a city with a population of 5,895 people. Featuring an overall rating of A, this facility is ranked among the most impressive facilities we assessed. In fact, this facility has the prestigious distinction of being one of the top 100 nursing homes in Minnesota. This is an impressive achievement in a state with a long list of elite facilities. Scroll down to see this nursing home's category scores, which are also quite good. It would be hard to find any major flaws in this nursing home's profile.
- 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 - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Amputee Recovery
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Colostomy Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to a phenomenal overall grade, this facility also received A+ nursing grade. Nursing grades are heavily correlated with quantity of nursing care available. This facility provided 0.5 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 facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can often be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Long-term Care Quality
We also wanted to alert you to the fact that this nursing home was superb in our long-term care rating. We gave them a dominant grade of A+ in this area. Long-term care scores in this range generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. Once we finished looking at the quantity of nursing care, we then looked at the facility's vaccination data. This facility vaccinated 100 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is what we like to see. Pneumonia sadly is often a deadly ailment for nursing home residents so we like it when a facility doesn't leave this to chance. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Tallying another strong category grade, this nursing home also excelled in inspections, where it received an A. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in determining these inspection grades. One key factor is health deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of these deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some can be quite minor. Although this facility had a few deficiencies on its report, none of them were serious based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
Switching gears to our next category, this nursing home received an extremely favorable short-term care rating. We gave it a B+ in this category, topping off one of our more impressive report cards. In crafting our short-term care ratings, we assess the facility's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses, respiratory therapists, physical therapists and other types of therapists. The objective is to create a measure for comparing the rehabilitation services of various facilities. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. However, according to the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 4.4 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Heritage Manor Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Heritage Manor, 6.84% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage due to staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Heritage Manor, 4.32% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of patients who suffered from a fall leading to major injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Heritage Manor, 2.81% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are routinely caused by nursing homes with worse hygiene protocols. Better nursing care can reduce the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. We want to point out that this metric is sometimes skewed by the fact that nursing homes have different reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Heritage Manor, 16.37% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure gauges the percent of long-term stay patients who were administered antipsychotic drugs. Excessive reliance on these medications may mean a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior in situations where such medications aren't medically indicated. However, some nursing homes need to rely on these medications due to having more residents suffering from cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Heritage Manor, 12.17% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents receiving antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Heritage Manor, 4.73% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term care patients exhibiting depressive symptoms. Many in the industry argue this is a reasonable measure of patient quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Heritage Manor, 93.57% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Heritage Manor, 13.28% Percentage of Patients
This is the percent of patients that needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Heritage Manor, 20.05% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percent of long-term patients that were able to retain mobility. Some experts believe that mobility is important for patients physical and mental well-being.
In Heritage Manor, 1.26 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Minimizing hospitalizations is important to the physical health of patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Heritage Manor, 20.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Heritage Manor, 76.19% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percentage of short-term care residents that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many believe that this is a measure of rehabilitation services.
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