Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent is in Lakeland, Florida, a city with a population of 237,282 people. Featuring an overall score of A-, this nursing home is ranked among the more impressive nursing homes we assessed. Even in a city of 12 other nursing homes, this facility jumped off the page as a superb choice. The best aspect of this nursing home's impressive profile is its inspection rating. Inspection reports are discussed in the next paragraph
Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
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In addition to being a strong facility overall, it also received A+ inspections in recent years. Its inspections were nearly flawless. Inspection scores are tied to datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that score well in this area tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Unfortunately, we were not able to track down information on deficiency's for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
To complement its strong performance in other categories, we gave this nursing home an B+ for our nursing rating. Our nursing rating is mostly tied to the nursing home's nurse staffing. This facility provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This facility 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.
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Long-term Care Quality
The third area we assessed was long-term care. This facility received an impressive long-term care score, with a B+ in this category. When facilities receive this type of score in long-term care it is typically a good sign for patient care and indicates that the nursing home is well-staffed with nurses aids. On top of considering the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility administered the vaccine to 97.10145 percent of its residents, which is much higher than the average nursing home. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Short-term Care Quality
The last area we assessed was short-term care, where this nursing home was given a grade of B-. This actually is this nursing home's worst area. This is nevertheless not a major area of concern. Short-term care scores are based in part on a facility's quantity of skilled highly skilled professionals. This includes a vast scope of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, in addition to other types of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, according to the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final item we looked at in this area is the percentage of patients that who were able to eventually return home from the nursing home. We found that just 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home. This figure was below average.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 9.03% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure measures the percentage of long-term stay patients that suffered from pressure ulcers . We bake this statistic into both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 2.8% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of patients that have had a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injuries are often the result of lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing care limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 1.82% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections could be linked to poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 10.99% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents who were prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic medications are prescribed to patients for a variety of medical conditions, such as cognitive disorders. Tragically, in limited situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 21.46% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure gauges the percentage of long-term stay patients which were prescribed antianxiety drugs. These drugs are generally used to treat patients suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 2.43% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 94.61% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 13.17% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of residents who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living may be a sign of deterioration of a patient's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 18.15% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percent of long-term residents that maintained mobility. Many argue that mobility is important for patients mental and physical health.
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 1.59 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 18.15 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is usually a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 9.19 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to assess short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Lake Gibson Village Health and Rehabilitation Cent, 77.65% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percent of short-term residents who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Many argue that this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.
Scores for Lakeland, FL
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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