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Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home

  • Nursing Home

Updated Apr 1, 2021 by Nick Lata

1900 Westridge Road,
Carlsbad NM 88220

(575) 887-3947

Note: Data for Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home is the only nursing home we found in Carlsbad, New Mexico. We awarded this nursing home an A- overall grade, ranking it in the top quarter of all nursing homes in the country. This is really as good of a facility as you're going to find. As you can find below, this nursing home also performed well in our category grades. It would be hard to poke holes in this place's profile.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • No Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Non profit - Church related

Facility Inspections

Grade: A+

To go along with its favorable overall grade, we gave this nursing home an A+ for our inspections rating. These inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Unfortunately, it does not look like we were able to find information on deficiency's for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Nurse Quality

Grade: A-minus

This facility also excelled in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of A-. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. The nursing score considers a host of factors. The most important variable is the quantity of hours nurses spent with patients. This nursing home provides 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality-based metrics 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 New Mexico 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 moving patients more often.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

This facility is also strong in the area of long-term care, where it was awarded a grade of B+. It outperformed most facilities in this category. When nursing homes receive this type of grade in this category it is a good sign for patient care and suggests that the place is well-staffed with nurses and aids. After assessing the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we then analyzed the nursing home's vaccination records. This facility vaccinated 96.42857 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is more than the average nursing home. Lastly, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

The last category we rated was short-term care, where this nursing home was given a B+. This wrapped up an elite profile. Very few nursing homes earned a B+ or higher in each of our categories. Short-term care grades are generally employed to grade a facility's rehabilitation services. In order to have highly graded rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally need to provide better levels of highly skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other highly skilled individuals. Unfortunately, it does not appear that this nursing home provided information about its staffing of registered nurses or physical therapists. The final item we looked at in this category is the number of patients who were able to leave the facility and return to the community. We discovered that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

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

Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home Quality Metrics

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: A+

In Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home, 3.08% of Patients had Serious Falls

This datapoint measures the percent of long-term care patients that sustained a fall which resulted in serious injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries may be a sign of poor nursing care.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: C

In Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home, 16.78% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percent of residents who were given antipsychotic drugs. These drugs may be used for several medical conditions, including cognitive disorders.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: A

In Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home, 13.49% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This is the percentage of patients given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are administered to patients experiencing anxiety and depression.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: F

In Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home, 88.36% of Patients

This metric measures the percentage of long-term residents that were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home patients, making these vaccines vital to patient care.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: F

In Landsun Unit of Lakeview Christian Home, 16.72% Percentage of Patients

This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as taking medications and continence.