Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center is a small nursing home located in Nampa, Idaho. This nursing home received an overall rating of A-. As a matter of fact, this proved to be ranked among the three highest graded facilities in the city. Based on the data we reviewed, you can't go wrong with this facility. As you can see below, this place also performed just fine in our category grades. It's hard to find any major flaws in this facility's profile.
Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
1127 Caldwell Boulevard,
Nampa ID 83651
81.06% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Pain Management
- Bariatric Care
- Oncology Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
We also wanted to emphasize the fact that this facility received an impressive grade of A in our nursing category. Our nursing grade analyzes the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. We consider both the levels of training of those nurses and the quantity of hours spent with patients. This nursing home averages 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 nursing home 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 typically be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Short-term Care Quality
Adding to its superb profile, this nursing home also performed well in our short-term care area. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- for the category. In the category of short-term care, we endeavor to qualify measures of a facility's rehabilitation services. We look at the facility's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and physical, occupational and other therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. However, based on the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we assessed the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 5.2 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.
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Moving on to another of this facility's strengths, it also earned a very impressive inspection score. In that area, we gave this nursing home a grade of B+. Inspection scores are based on many pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that receive favorable grades in this area have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Although this facility had a few deficiencies on its report, none were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. We should note that deficiency-free inspection reports are uncommon in the industry.
Long-term Care Quality
Moving on to our next area, this facility received an excellent long-term care score. In fact, we awarded it a grade of B+ in this area, rounding out one of our more impressive profiles. Facilities that receive this type of grade in this category tend to provide consistent 24/7 care to ensure residents are kept in good health. On top of assessing the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility provided the vaccine to 100 percent of its patients, which is what we like to see. Pneumonia sadly can be a dangerous illness for nursing home patients so we like it when a nursing home doesn't leave this to chance. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 5.85% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of residents who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many experts to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, also called bed sores, are routinely the result of residents not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 3.33% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of residents who sustained a major fall. Falls leading to major injuries are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of nursing care at a nursing home. Major falls leading to injury are often the result of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 2.48% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are linked to insufficient hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 17.95% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint gauges the percent of long-term patients taking antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs serve an important medical purpose, it is important to ensure these drugs are being used appropriately. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate that a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 16.27% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure measures the percent of long-term stay residents who were given antianxiety drugs. These drugs are typically prescribed to patients suffering from anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 7.97% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents exhibiting symptoms of depression. Many in the industry would argue that this is a reasonable measure of resident quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 89.29% of Patients
This is the percent of residents who were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 13.52% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents that needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 18.02% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who maintained mobility. Some would argue that mobility is vital to patients mental and physical well-being.
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 0.95 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care. There is typically a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 18.02 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between staying out of the hospital and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 11.12 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Karcher Post-Acute & Rehabilitation Center, 75.93% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term patients that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of performance with ADL's often correlates with successful rehabilitation services.
Scores for Nampa, ID
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-plus
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