Kindred Transitional Care and Rehab-Tunnell Center is a large facility in San Francisco, California. It looks like this nursing home is among the best nursing homes we found. A grade in this range requires excellent marks across the board. In fact, we ranked this nursing home in the top fifth of all facilities in the United States. Headlining this facility's exemplary report card is its nursing grade, which is addressed in the next paragraph.

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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Nurse Quality

A+
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+Mar 19: A+Apr 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

In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this nursing home received an A+ for nursing. Nursing scores are based largely on quality and quantity of nursing care. This place provided 4.3 hours of nursing care per resident each day, which is among the higher figures in the country. A significant percentage of those hours were provided by registered nurses, which are one of the most skilled levels of nurses. We are very impressed by both of these figures. In addition to offering impressive levels of care, this nursing home also excelled in the quality measures we looked at. For example, it performed as well as any nursing home in the country when it comes to minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We look at these areas as predictive indicators of the caliber of nursing care offered.

Short-term Care Quality

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

We also wanted to point out the fact that this nursing home performed remarkably in our short-term care category. We awarded them an elite score of A+ in this area. Our short-term care grades are probably more critical for those requiring rehabilitation from their nursing home. Rehabilitation generally utilizes more highly-skilled nursing. Skilled nursing means not just nursing, but also physical and occupational therapy, as well as other types of therapy. This facility excelled at the highest level in the two key staffing areas we assessed. It offered about 50% more care from registered nurses and physical therapists than the typical nursing home. The final measure we assessed in this category is the percentage of patients that ultimately were able to return home from the facility. We found that it fared as well as just about any facility in California in this area with 61 percent of its residents returning home. With most facilities, fewer than half of their short-stay residents are able to return home.

Facility Inspections

A-
Oct 18: CNov 18: CDec 18: B-Jan 19: B-Feb 19: B-Mar 19: B-Apr 19: B+May 19: A-Jun 19: A-Jul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: AJan 20: AMar 20: A-Apr 20: AMay 20: A-Jun 20: A-Jul 20: A-Aug 20: A-
Historical

Tallying yet another strong category grade, this nursing home also excelled in inspections, where it earned a score of A-. Perhaps the most important factor we look at in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Nursing homes with better grades in this category typically avoided the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. Fortunately, although this nursing home had a few minor dings on its report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This means CMS did not consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. The fact that the deficiencies were relatively minor leaves us less concerned with this inspection report.

Long-term Care Quality

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

In the last category we rated, this nursing home was awarded a very favorable grade of B+ in our long-term care category. With this grade, the nursing home finished off a very impressive profile. Nursing homes that receive this kind of grade in this category typically provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are kept in good health. On top of offering very impressive levels of nursing care and other staffing, this facility gave the pneumonia vaccine to 99.71591 percent of its residents. This figure is also significantly better than the vast majority of nursing homes. Lastly, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. With only 1.69 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, this nursing home has fewer hospitalizations than many nursing homes.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
A
State:
B
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

Kindred Transitional Care and Rehab-Tunnell Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is the percentage of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care reduces the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.

Provider
A-
4.64%
State
B+
6.95%
National
B
7.33%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This is the percent of patients who sustained a major fall. Falls leading to severe injuries are routinely linked to poor nursing care. Better nursing care minimizes the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.

Provider
A
0.85%
State
A-
1.78%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This indicates the percentage of patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections may be associated with inadequate hygiene.

Provider
B+
1.73%
State
A-
1.69%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who are given antipsychotic drugs. Increased usage of these drugs may indicate that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents in situations where such drugs aren't medically indicated. However, some nursing homes need to rely more on these drugs due to having more residents suffering from Alzheimer's or other dementias.

Provider
A
5.88%
State
A-
10.4%
National
B
14.17%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This is the percent of patients prescribed antianxiety drugs. These drugs are generally used to treat patients experiencing anxiety or depression.

Provider
A+
4.29%
State
A-
14.21%
National
B
19.68%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This metric measures the percent of long-term stay patients who are demonstrating depressive symptoms.

Provider
B
2.19%
State
A
0.97%
National
B+
5.09%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents who were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.

Provider
B
98.28%
State
B+
94.67%
National
B
92.04%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This tells you the percentage of patients that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living may indicate erosion of a patient's well-being.

Provider
A
8.33%
State
A-
9.21%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This indicates the percent of patients who remained mobile levels over time. Preserving mobility can be a great sign for residents' health.

Provider
A-
21.93%
State
C
12.94%
National
B
17.10%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.

Provider
B
1.6
State
B-
1.88
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This metric measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term resident care. Minimizing rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the physical abilities of patients.

Provider
C
21.93
State
A-
12.94
National
B
17.10

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the quality of care.

Provider
B-
11.54
State
B
9.82
National
B
10.27

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This metric measures the percentage of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry believe this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.

Provider
A-
77.89%
State
B+
71.87%
National
B
68.03%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

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Kaiser Foundation Hospital - San Francisco 1.43 mi
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St Mary's Medical Center 2.24 mi
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Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hosp & Trauma Ctr 2.44 mi
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California Pacific Medical Center - Mission Bernal 2.91 mi
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Nearby Dialysis

Pacific Dialysis 0.73 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 30
2351 Clay Street 4th Floor San Francisco California 94115
(415) 440-2852
San Francisco Dialysis Center 0.76 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 30
1499 Webster Street San Francisco California 94115
(415) 928-9003
San Francisco Home Training 0.76 mi
Dialysis Stations: 7
1493 Webster Street San Francisco California 94115
(415) 346-3382
Davita Golden Gate Dialysis 0.79 mi
Dialysis Stations: 24
2700 Geary Blvd. Suite A San Francisco California 94118
(415) 345-1869
Sf Chinatown Dialysis Center 1.17 mi
CMS Rating: 3 stars
Dialysis Stations: 22
636 Clay Street San Francisco California 94111
(415) 291-8992
Uc Chronic Dialysis/Mt. Zion 1.2 mi
Dialysis Stations: 14
1675 Scott Street San Francisco California 94115
(415) 885-7421
Rai Haight 1.36 mi
Dialysis Stations: 17
1800 Haight Street San Francisco California 94117
(415) 752-9886
Fmc Potrero Avenue 2.06 mi
Dialysis Stations: 25
626 Potrero Ave San Francisco California 94110
(415) 648-4182