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Lanai Community Hospital

  • Nursing Home

Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese

Historical Rating
Grade: A-plus
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Lanai Community Hospital's website

628 7th Street,
Lanai City HI 96763

(808) 565-8450

100% estimated occupancy 1

Lanai Community Hospital is a senior living facility in Lanai City, Hawaii, which has a total of 3,135 people. This nursing home proved to be an A+ rated facility. Being awarded an A+ in our grading system takes superb marks across the board. Based on our ratings, this place is just about as as good as it gets. Headlining this facility's stellar profile is its nursing grade, which we will address in the next section.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Non profit - Corporation
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab
  • Offers Outpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Laboratory

Nurse Quality

Grade: A-plus

One of the many reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it received an A+ nursing grade. This is simply as good as it gets in this category. Nursing ratings are based largely on levels of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.9 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A-plus

We also wanted to alert you to the fact that this nursing home performed well in our long-term care rating. We awarded them a dominant grade of A+ in this area. Nursing homes that receive this kind of grade in long-term care typically provide consistent around the clock care to make sure patients are well cared for. On top of looking at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility vaccinated 97.22222 percent of its residents, which is an impressive figure. Pneumonia is often a life or death health condition for nursing home residents so we strongly prefer when a nursing home does not roll the dice on this issue. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.

Facility Inspections

Grade: A

We awarded this facility an A for inspections. Our inspection scores are based on many pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this area typically have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. This particular nursing home received 2 deficiencies on its inspection report. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: A-minus

Switching gears to the next category, this facility received a strong short-term care score. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- in this category, rounding out a straight A profile. Our short-term care grade is generally used to judge a nursing home's performance with rehabilitation. In order to have quality rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to have better levels of highly skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and other types of therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the information they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final datapoint we considered in this category is the percentage of residents that who were able to eventually return home from the nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Jul 22

Lanai Community Hospital Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: A+

In Lanai Community Hospital, 5.65% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term care patients who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers . We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: A+

In Lanai Community Hospital, 2.15% of Patients had Serious Falls

This tells you the percentage of patients who sustained a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injuries are often caused by lower levels of patient supervision. Closer supervision can reduce the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: A+

In Lanai Community Hospital, 2.54% of Patients had UTIs

This statistic indicates the percentage of long-term residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. Although a higher rate infections could reflect poorly on a facility's hygiene protocols, it is difficult to compare between nursing homes due to reporting standards.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: B-minus

In Lanai Community Hospital, 8.93% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This is the percentage of patients given antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs may be vital to many patients, it is important to confirm these drugs are being used only where medically required. In limited situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: A+

In Lanai Community Hospital, 7.57% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This tells you the percent of residents who were prescribed antianxiety medications. These medications are used to treat residents suffering from anxiety and depression.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: A+

In Lanai Community Hospital, 1.47% of Patients

This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who are exhibiting symptoms of depression. Some experts believe that this is a reliable measure of resident quality of care.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: B-plus

In Lanai Community Hospital, 97.19% of Patients

This indicates the percent of residents that have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.

Nearby Hospitals

  • Lanai Community HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 0 miles away628 7th Street Lanai City Hawaii 96763Government - State(808) 565-8450

Nearby Dialysis

  • Fmc Lanai Community Dialysis Center0.06 miles away628 Seventh Street Lanai City Hawaii 96763Dialysis Stations: 6 (808) 565-9650
  • Kahana Dialysis14.85 miles away10 Hoohui Road Suite 100 Island of Maui Lahaina Hawaii 96761Dialysis Stations: 12 (808) 669-6628
  • Rainbow Dialysis Lahaina14.85 miles away305 Keawe Street Suite 503 Lahaina Hawaii 96761Dialysis Stations: 6 (808) 661-8372