Landis Homes is a facility located in Lititz, Pennsylvania, which has a total of 42,626 people. We awarded this facility an overall grade of A, making it the highest graded facility in Lititz. Based on our analysis, this nursing home is really as good as it gets. This nursing home was also given impressive ratings in each of our categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Aquatic Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
One of the reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it received an A+ inspection grade. This is simply as good as it gets in this very important area. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in determining these inspection grades. One critical factor is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of these deficiencies is usually more important than the number of deficiencies, as some of these end up being quite minor. Although this facility had a few deficiencies on its inspection report, none were severe based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
Adding to its strong profile, this nursing home also performed well in our short-term care category. In fact, it received a score of A in that category. Our short-term care grades are crucial for patients in need of rehabilitation. Rehabilitation typically utilizes more skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing means a vast spectrum of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last measure we looked at in this area is the percentage of patients that ultimately were able to return home from the nursing home. We found that 6.8 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
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Adding to its impressive resume, this nursing home also excelled in our nursing category. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A for that category. When determining our nursing grades, we assess both nursing hours and the skill levels of the nurses. This nursing home provides 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This facility 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 typically be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Long-term Care Quality
The final category we rated is long-term care, where this nursing home was given a grade of A-. This completed a very impressive report card. Very few nursing homes earned an A- or higher in in each area we assessed. Facilities that receive this type of grade in this category typically provide consistent 24/7 care to make sure residents are well cared for. After considering the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we next considered the facility's vaccination statistics. This nursing home vaccinated 98.34437 percent of its residents for pneumonia. Vaccines are vital to keeping residents healthy. Clearly, this place 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 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Landis Homes Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Landis Homes, 7.59% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure tells you the percentage of long-term care residents who are suffering from new or worsened pressure ulcers . We bake this statistic into both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Landis Homes, 3.37% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of patients who have had a major fall. Falls leading to major injury are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . Falls leading to injury are often caused by lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Landis Homes, 1.9% of Patients had UTIs
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who had urinary tract infections. UTI's could be a sign of poor nursing care. Nevertheless, this datapoint can be misleading for some facilities due to varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Landis Homes, 15.54% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percentage of long-term care patients receiving antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to make sure these drugs are being used appropriately. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Landis Homes, 19.74% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents receiving antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Landis Homes, 3.12% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents demonstrating depressive symptoms. Increased levels of depression could indicate lower quality care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Landis Homes, 88.22% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Landis Homes, 14.84% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living may indicate deterioration of a resident's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Landis Homes, 21.64% Percentage of Residents
Measures the percentage of long-term care patients that maintained mobility. Some experts would argue that the ability to move around is vital to patients mental and physical health.
In Landis Homes, 1.31 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. There is usually a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Landis Homes, 21.64 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric tracks the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Landis Homes, 8.92 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 medical emergencies is one way to assess patient well-being during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Landis Homes, 72.59% Percentage of Resident
This is a measure of the percent of short-term stay patients who saw functional improvements.
Scores for Lititz, PA
- Overall Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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