Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility is an average-sized non-profit nursing home located in Stockton, Missouri. Featuring an overall grade of B-, this is likely a middle of the pack facility. At the end of the day, this place would be a good fit for quite a few people. You also may want to review this facility's category grades below. Long-term care grades are discussed in the next section.
Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Speech Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
This facility really performed well in the category of long-term care, where it received an A-. Nursing homes that do well in this category typically are well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to patients. One of the datapoints we considered after nursing hours is vaccines. This facility provided the pneumonia vaccination to 99.00662 percent of its patients. This is a great way to minimize unnecessary deaths for the nursing home population. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
In addition, this nursing home also excelled in the area of inspections, where it earned an A-. Arguably the most critical factor we look at in determining our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes with better grades in this category typically dodged the most severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. 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.
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Turning to another strength for this facility, it also received an elite nursing grade. We gave this nursing home a grade of D. Nursing scores are mostly tied to the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This facility provided just 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a very low total compared to most nursing homes. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in computing our nursing grades. This facility performed well in terms of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. Many consider these datapoints to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
Moving on to our last area, we awarded this nursing home a D in short-term care. This was the nursing home's weakest category grade. Of course, this grade pulled down the facility's overall grade to some degree. With our short-term care category, we seek to craft a meaningful measure for rehabilitation. In doing so, we assess the facility's scope of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. It looks like this facility was subpar in terms of its quantity of physical therapy and registered nurse hours provided to its patients based on the metrics we considered. Lastly, we considered the number of residents who returned home from this nursing home. This nursing home didn't fare well here either. In fact, we found that just 5.1 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 9.28% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint gauges the percentage of long-term residents which suffered from pressure ulcers. Many experts believe that pressure ulcers are a great indicator of quality of care.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 3.89% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percentage of residents who sustained a major fall. Falls leading to serious injuries are often associated with poor nursing care. Additional nurse staffing minimizes the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 3.39% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many experts to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . UTI's are routinely linked to a facility with worst hygiene practices. However, this datapoint may be misleading for some nursing homes due to different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 20.47% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many patients, it is important to ensure these medications are being used only where medically required. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 24.32% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percentage of patients given antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are given to residents experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 4.19% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients who are showing signs of depression. Some would argue that this is a reliable measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 88.53% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents that were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 14.79% Percentage of Patients
This is the percent of residents who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with ADL's may be a sign of the decline of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 14.68% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of patients who retained mobility levels over time. Optimizing mobility is often a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 1.7 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric tracks the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. Staying out of the hospital is important to preserving the physical health of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 14.68 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 11.55 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is a correlation between reduced emergency room visits and the quality of rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility, 72.81% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percentage of short-term patients who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of autonomy with ADL's usually correlates with higher quality rehabilitation services.
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