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Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center

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Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata

Historical Rating
Grade: A-minus
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Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center's website

2707 Pine Street,
San Francisco CA 94115

(415) 563-7600

89.5% estimated occupancy 1

Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center is an average-sized nursing home located in San Francisco, California. With an overall score of A-, this is undoubtedly a very impressive nursing home. We could not find many negative things to say about this place. Its ratings are just impeccable. This facility also received very consistent ratings in all of our categories. Additional information about these categories can be found below.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • For profit - Limited Liability company
  • Offers Hospice
  • Offers Respite Care
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Personal Care
  • Medication Management
  • Home Making
  • Transportation
  • Dialysis Transportation
  • Medical Transportation
  • Speech Therapy
  • IV Antibiotic Therapy
  • Dentistry
  • Wound Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Mental Health
  • Diabetes Management
  • Physical Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Laboratory
  • X-Ray
  • Recreational Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Optometry
  • Audiology
  • Colostomy Care
  • Catheter Care

Registered Staff Hours

Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2021)
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Nurse Quality

Grade: A

In addition to performing well in its overall score, this facility received a strong nursing grade. In fact, we gave it an A in that category. We assessed the levels of nurses working for the nursing home, as well as the quantity of time those nurses worked with residents, in determining our score in this area. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well in the area of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.

Facility Inspections

Grade: A-minus

Adding to its impressive category grades, this facility also excelled in the area of inspections, where it received a grade of A-. These inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Although this place had a few deficiencies on its inspection report, none of them were major deficiencies based on CMS' scale. Remember that deficiency-free inspections are rare in the industry.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: A-minus

The next category we looked at was short-term care. Adding to its strong resume, this facility also excelled in this area. In fact, we gave it a of A- in the category. Short-term care ratings are based in part on a facility's quantity of highly-skilled highly skilled professionals. This means a vast scope of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Finally, we looked at the percentage of residents who were able to return home from this nursing home. We found that 5.2 percent of this facility's residents returned home.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: B

The final category we scored is long-term care, where this nursing home received a grade of B. Believe it or not, this was this facility's least impressive category. A nursing home is doing something right when it's lowest grade still is better than most nursing homes. Long-term care ratings of this caliber generally require both 24/7 care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine medical care. After assessing the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we next considered the facility's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 100 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is much higher than most nursing homes. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Sep 22

Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: A

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 7.45% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This indicates the percentage of patients that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be an indicator of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, also referred to as bed sores, are often the result of patients staying in one position for too long.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: A

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 1.7% of Patients had Serious Falls

This datapoint is an indication of the percent of long-term care residents that suffered falls which caused severe injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indicator of lower quality nursing care.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: A

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 1.24% of Patients had UTIs

This metric measures the percentage of long-term care residents which sustained UTI's. While a higher rate of these infections could reflect poorly on a nursing home's nursing care, it is problematic to compare between nursing homes due to nursing homes having inconsistent reporting standards.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: A

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 10.1% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This indicates the percent of patients prescribed antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications may be helpful for many patients, it is important to confirm these drugs are being used appropriately. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: A-plus

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 13.85% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This statistic measures the percent of long-term care patients receiving antianxiety medications.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: B-plus

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 4.64% of Patients

This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term residents who are showing signs of depression. Many would argue this is a measure of patient quality of care.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: A

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 95.44% of Patients

This is the percentage of residents who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: A-plus

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 7.92% Percentage of Patients

This tells you the percent of residents who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Grade: B-minus

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 12.45% Percentage of Residents

This indicates the percent of residents who were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility is often a great sign for residents' well-being.

Hospitalizations

Grade: A-minus

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 1.61 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days

This is the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

Grade: B-plus

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 12.45 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized

This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term resident care.

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: F

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 9.83 Percentage of Patients

This is the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the quality of care.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: B

In Pacific Heights Transitional Care Center, 79.79% Percentage of Resident

This tells you the percentage of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.

Scores for San Francisco, CA

  • Overall Rating has a grade of A-minus
  • Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
  • Long-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
  • Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
  • Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus

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