Kutz Rehabilitation and Nursing
704 River Road, Wilmington DE 19809 · (302) 764-7000 · 93.88% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Jan 10, 2019 · By Sara Levinsohn
Kutz Rehabilitation and Nursing is located in Wilmington, Delaware. This city has 215,619 people. It looks like this nursing home is among the most elite facilities we looked at. A grade in this range requires top-notch marks across the board. Indeed, this turned out to be better than most of the facilities in Wilmington, which boasts a strong selection of facilities. One of the major highlights of this nursing home's remarkable report card is its inspection reports. Inspection grades are discussed in the next section.
Accepts Medicare 1 :
Accepts Medicaid 1 : 90 Beds
Non profit - Corporation
One of the reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it received a very impressive grade in inspections. Inspections turned out to be its best category. In that area, we gave this nursing home an A. Inspection scores are tied to many items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that score well in this category have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
Adding to its impressive performance in other areas, we awarded this facility a grade of A for its long-term care grade. Long-term care ratings in this range generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. This nursing home is as good as it gets in this category.
This nursing home also received a very impressive nursing grade. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of A. When determining our nursing grades, we assess both nursing hours and the levels of licensure of the nurses. This particular facility provided 4 hours of nursing care per resident per day, which was above average. Finally, this facility also excelled in the quality measures we looked at. It performed as well as any facility the country when it comes to avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers.
Short-term Care Quality
In our last area, we gave this nursing home an A for its short-term care grade. This rounded out a very impressive report card. Our short-term care grades are arguably more critical for individuals in need of rehabilitation services. Rehabilitation usually utilizes additional highly-skilled nursing services. This includes not only nursing services, but also physical and occupational therapy, as well as other types of therapy. We were pleased to find that this nursing home employs both registered nurses and physical therapists. The same can't be said for all nursing homes. The last measure we considered in this category is the percentage of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We discovered that 0 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.