Kent Regency Center is one of six nursing homes located in Warwick, Rhode Island. Featuring an overall score of A+, this nursing home is undoubtedly a world class facility. You really can not do any better than this nursing home. This nursing home also received consistently good scores in each of our categories. More information about these categories can be found below.

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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Facility Inspections

A+
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: A+Mar 20: A+Apr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

On top of being a great nursing home overall, it also received A+ government inspections recently. Its inspections are nearly perfect. Inspection grades weigh a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Places with better scores in this category tend to have very few of these severe deficiencies. While this place had a few deficiencies on its inspection report, none were severe based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Short-term Care Quality

A+
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

In addition, this nursing home was given strong marks in the category of short-term care. As a result, it was given one of our highest scores in that category with a score of A+. Short-term care grades are vital for people in need of rehabilitation. Rehabilitation usually mandates more skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing means a vast range of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other types of therapy. One of this nursing home's strengths is registered nurse hours. We found that it offers more care from registered nurses to its residents than most facilities. The final measure we looked at in this category is the percentage of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. It performed as well as just about any nursing home in Rhode Island in this area with 67.3 percent of its patients returning home.

Nurse Quality

A
Oct 18: ANov 18: ADec 18: AJan 19: AFeb 19: AMay 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: AAug 20: A
Historical

Among its many impressive grades, this facility received an excellent nursing grade. In fact, we gave it a grade of A in that category. We weighed the licensure of nurses at the facility, in addition to the number of hours those nurses were with patients, in computing our rating in this area. This nursing home provides an impressive 3.5 hours of nursing care per patient on a daily basis. Of this total, more than one quarter of those hours were provided by registered nurses, which is one of the most highly trained levels of nurses. We add more weight to hours provided by skilled nurses in calculating our nursing scores. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well in terms of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.

Long-term Care Quality

B+
Oct 18: ANov 18: ADec 18: AJan 19: A-Feb 19: A-May 19: B+Jun 19: B+Jul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: A-May 20: A-Jun 20: B+Jul 20: B+Aug 20: B+
Historical

In the final area, we awarded this facility a grade of A+ for its long-term care score. This completed a very favorable report card. When facilities receive this type of score in this category it is typically a good sign for patient care and indicates that the facility is well-staffed with nurses aids. On top of considering the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we also looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home gave the vaccine to 96.666664 percent of its residents. Vaccines are critical to keeping patients healthy. 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.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
A+
State:
A-
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

Kent Regency Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This tells you the percent of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage due to remaining in the same position for an excessive period of time.

Provider
A
3.4%
State
B+
5.88%
National
B
7.34%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This tells you the percent of residents who suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injuries are considered to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Major falls are often the result of lower quality nursing care.

Provider
A-
2.14%
State
B
3.52%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This figure is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that sustained UTI's. UTI's may be a sign of lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this datapoint may be misleading for some facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for infections.

Provider
B-
2.64%
State
B
2.69%
National
B
2.66%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percentage of patients who were given antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic medications are given to residents for many conditions, including dementia. Tragically, in some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.

Provider
A-
8.16%
State
B
15.73%
National
B
14.15%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This statistic is an indication of the percentage of long-term care residents which are administered antianxiety medication. These drugs are given to residents suffering from anxiety and depression.

Provider
A-
12.5%
State
B+
15.36%
National
B
19.69%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This is the percent of patients who are exhibiting symptoms of depression.

Provider
B
1.71%
State
B+
2.99%
National
B+
5.11%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This is a measure of the percent of long-term patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.

Provider
B
97.9%
State
B
96.23%
National
B
92.01%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This tells you the percentage of patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Provider
B-
16.07%
State
B
15.36%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This indicates the percentage of residents that remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.

Provider
A+
30.21%
State
B+
18.9%
National
B
17.10%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This datapoint is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.

Provider
A+
0.48
State
B+
1.35
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between staying out of the hospital and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.

Provider
F
30.21
State
B-
18.9
National
B
17.10

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This metric tracks the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.

Provider
C
13.45
State
B-
11.38
National
B
10.26

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This tells you the percentage of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.

Provider
B-
64.92%
State
B+
72.29%
National
B
68.02%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Kent County Memorial Hospital 0.22 mi
455 Toll Gate Rd Warwick Rhode Island 02886
(401) 737-7010
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary
Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island 8.42 mi
101 Dudley Street Providence Rhode Island 02905
(401) 274-1100
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Rhode Island Hospital 8.63 mi
593 Eddy Street Providence Rhode Island 02903
(401) 444-4000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Emma Pendleton Bradley Hospital 8.69 mi
1011 Veterans Memorial Parkway Riverside Rhode Island 02915
(401) 432-1000
Psychiatric
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Roger Williams Medical Center 9.6 mi
825 Chalkstone Avenue Providence Rhode Island 02908
(401) 456-2025
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary
Our Lady of Fatima Hospital 10.87 mi
200 High Service Avenue Providence Rhode Island 02904
(401) 456-3000
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary
The Miriam Hospital 11.38 mi
164 Summit Avenue Providence Rhode Island 02906
(401) 793-2500
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Saint Anne's Hospital 16.08 mi
795 Middle Street Fall River Massachusetts 02721
(508) 674-5600
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary

Nearby Dialysis

Dialysis Center of West Warwick 1.18 mi
CMS Rating: 5 stars
Dialysis Stations: 34
1775 Bald Hill Road Warwick Rhode Island 02886
(401) 823-8420
Fresenius Medical Care of Warwick 1.55 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 25
2814 Post Road Warwick Rhode Island 02886
(401) 738-4050
Dialysis Center of Providence 8.04 mi
Dialysis Stations: 21
9 Plenty Street Providence Rhode Island 02907
(401) 273-4898
Dialysis Center of Johnston 8.9 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 21
1526 Atwood Avenue Johnston Rhode Island 02919
(401) 521-0400
Dialysis Center of Rhode Island Hospital 9.92 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
950 Warren Avenue Suite 101 East Providence Rhode Island 02914
(401) 606-1002
The Dialysis Center of Rhode Island Hospital 9.95 mi
Dialysis Stations: 18
22 Baker Street Providence Rhode Island 02905
(401) 444-4440
Dialysis Center of East Providence 10.32 mi
CMS Rating: 5 stars
Dialysis Stations: 21
318 Waterman Avenue East Providence Rhode Island 02914
(401) 435-5200
Nna of Providence 10.54 mi
CMS Rating: 5 stars
Dialysis Stations: 22
125 Corliss Street Providence Rhode Island 02904
(401) 521-9300