Inglis House is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which is one of the most densely populated metropolitan areas in the nation. With an overall grade of D, this is a well below average facility. If you aren't happy with this nursing home, you should be able to find another option in Philadelphia, as the city has more than 25 nursing homes. We wouldn't blame you if you're ready to stop reading and find another nursing home. However, if you want to learn more about this nursing home's category grades, inspection grades are discussed in the next section.
- Nursing Home
- Adult Day Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
Note: Inglis House has been flagged for abuse in the past 12 months. We have capped this facility's overall grade accordingly.
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
Registered Staff Hours
Although we did not rate this facility well overall, we want to point out its decent government inspection reports in recent years. We awarded it a somewhat respectable grade of B- in this area. Our inspection scores are based on many items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Deficiencies are an important item to look for on these reports. Severe deficiencies indicate a threat to patient safety. While this nursing home had a few deficiencies on its government inspection report, none were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. Lastly, this facility was flagged by CMS for possible abuse or neglect. We prefer to avoid facilities with this designation. Please do your best to find an alternative nursing home.
We also want to point out that this facility received a decent grade in our nursing category. We awarded it a grade of B- in the area. Nursing ratings are heavily correlated with quality and quantity of nursing care. This nursing home provided just 0.6 hours of nursing care per resident daily. This is a relatively low total compared with most facilities. Finally, despite not having the highest total nursing hours per resident, this facility actually performed admirably in the area of preventing major falls. This is typically a reliable indicator that a nursing home has sufficient quality controls in place.
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Long-term Care Quality
The next highest category we gave this facility in any area came in the area of long-term care, where we gave it a B-. Long-term care ratings are based on a nursing home's volume of nursing services. This includes a vast range of personal care services, ranging from help with activities of daily living to routine medical services. In addition to assessing the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. Thankfully, this nursing home gave the vaccine to 96.4 percent of its patients, which is a very respectable percentage. This place was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.03 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Short-term Care Quality
The next area we looked at was short-term care. This nursing home received a C for this category. In calculating our short-term care ratings, we look at the facility's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other highly skilled individuals. This category is often a fair measure of a facility's rehabilitation services. In this facility's case, we were surprised to learn that it actually provides less physical therapist and registered nurse hours per patient than a typical facility. The hope is that this does not adversely affect the quality of care. The last measure we assessed in this area is the number of patients that returned home from the facility. We found that just 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Inglis House Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Inglis House, 7.59% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of patients who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage caused by remaining in one position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Inglis House, 3.37% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term residents who suffered falls which resulted in major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indicator of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Inglis House, 1.9% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections could be linked to inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Inglis House, 15.54% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents given antipsychotic drugs. These drugs are sometimes used for a variety of conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Inglis House, 19.74% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This datapoint gauges the percent of long-term care residents taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Inglis House, 3.12% of Patients
This is the percentage of residents demonstrating signs of depression. Increased rates of depression may indicate a lower level of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Inglis House, 88.22% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Inglis House, 14.84% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with ADL's could be a sign of the erosion of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Inglis House, 21.64% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay patients that remained mobile levels. Many in the industry believe that mobility is vital to residents' mental and physical well-being.
In Inglis House, 1.31 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Inglis House, 21.64 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care. There is a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Inglis House, 8.92 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Scores for Philadelphia, PA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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