Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center is an average-sized non-profit facility in Clermont, Florida. It looks like this nursing home is among the highest-graded nursing homes we assessed. This nursing home received one of the highest scores we offer. Remarkably, this grade is better than the city grade of A- in Clermont, which is one of the higher rated cities in Florida. If you look below, you can see this place's category scores, which are also strong.
Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
Registered Staff Hours
We also wanted to point out the fact that this nursing home has earned excellent inspections recently. We gave them an impressive grade of A in this area. Our inspection ratings are tied to several items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades 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. It doesn't appear that we have information on deficiency's for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also excelled in the category of short-term care, where we gave it a grade of A. Few facilities fared better in this area. In computing our short-term care grades, we analyze the facility's levels of highly skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other types of therapists. This category is more often than not a meaningful measure of a facility's rehabilitation services. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we looked at the percentage of patients that were able to return home from this facility. We found that 6.1 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
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Long-term Care Quality
Moving on our next category, this nursing home was given a top-shelf long-term care grade. In fact, it received a score of A in this category. In a long-term care environment, the nursing home's primary objective is to keep patients as healthy and safe as possible. This is different than skilled nursing or short-term care where the goal is to rehabilitate residents. Once we assessed the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 85.82089 percent of its patients against pneumonia, which happens to be somewhat below what we anticipated but still a reasonably acceptable percentage. Although its vaccination rate was a bit lower than we hoped for, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
The next category we rated proved to be this facility's weakest area. However, even its weakest link would be a highlight for many facilities. In fact, we awarded it an above average grade of B for our nursing category. There are quite a few factors included in this area. Many of the data points are tied to the quantity and quality of nurse staffing. This facility provided 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality measures and this nursing home excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any nursing home Florida in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can many times be avoided by providing better nursing care, such as employing a system of turning patients even once per day.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 9.08% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percent of patients that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, also referred to as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 2.82% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents that suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to severe injuries are routinely associated with poor nursing care. More supervision can reduce the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 1.81% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are often associated with worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this datapoint may be skewed for certain facilities due to varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 10.64% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients given antipsychotic drugs. These medications are sometimes used for several conditions, such as dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 21.27% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents which were prescribed antianxiety medication. These medications are used to treat residents experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 2.33% of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term residents exhibiting symptoms of depression. Many in the industry would argue that this is a measure of patient quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 94.94% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents that have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 13.07% Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and eating. Many in the industry argue this is a reliable measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 16.78% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who were able to retain mobility.
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 1.76 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care. Avoiding hospitalizations is critical to preserving the physical well-being of nursing home patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 16.78 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 9.16 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Lakes of Clermont Health and Rehabilitation Center, 78.49% Percentage of Resident
Measures the percent of short-term care residents that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Some experts argue this is a measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.