Langdon Place of Keene is a very-small nursing home located in Keene, New Hampshire. This nursing home was given a very impressive overall grade of A+, resulting in it being the number one rated nursing home in Keene. You really can't do much better than this nursing home. Keep reading to see this place's category ratings, which are equally impressive. You really can't do much better than a straight A report card.
Langdon Place of Keene
- Nursing Home
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Colostomy Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Top Nursing Home in New Hampshire Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in Keene, New Hampshire Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in New Hampshire Awards 2020
Best Nursing Home in Keene, New Hampshire Awards 2020
Best Nursing Home in New Hampshire Awards 2021
Best Nursing Home in Keene, New Hampshire Awards 2021
Registered Staff Hours
One of the many reasons this turned out to be a quality nursing home is that it received an A+ inspection grade. This is simply as good as it gets in this critical category. Inspection ratings weigh a host of factors found on a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better grades in this category tend to have few of these severe deficiencies. 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.
In addition, this facility received high marks in the area of nursing. As a result, it received one of our highest grades in that category with a score of A+. Our nursing grade is mostly associated with a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.6 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can often be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
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Long-term Care Quality
The next area we analyzed is long-term care. This nursing home also was awarded an A+ long-term care grade, rendering it one of the few facilities to be given multiple A+ category scores. Facilities that excel in this category typically provide patients with better supervision and stay on top of routine healthcare services. One of the statistics we considered after nursing hours is vaccines. This facility administered the pneumonia vaccination to 100 percent of its residents. This is a great way to avoid negative health outcomes 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. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Short-term Care Quality
In our last category, this nursing home was awarded another A+ for its short-term care rating. This finalized a truly special profile of straight A+'s. In determining our short-term care ratings, we size up a nursing home's levels of skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other types of therapists. This grade is often a meaningful assessment of a facility's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The final measure we assessed in this area is the percentage of patients that eventually returned home from the facility. We found that 6.2 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Langdon Place of Keene Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Langdon Place of Keene, 6.17% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure gauges the percentage of long-term stay residents who developed pressure ulcers or bed sores. We consider this statistic when determining both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Langdon Place of Keene, 5.16% of Patients had Serious Falls
This measures the percent of long-term patients that suffered falls resulting in serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indicator of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Langdon Place of Keene, 2.81% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections could be linked to poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Langdon Place of Keene, 17.01% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of patients who were given antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many residents, it is important to ensure these drugs are being used only where medically required. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Langdon Place of Keene, 16.61% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents that are prescribed antianxiety medication. These drugs are commonly used to treat residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Langdon Place of Keene, 5.77% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents demonstrating symptoms of depression. Some believe this is a reliable measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Langdon Place of Keene, 95.49% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Langdon Place of Keene, 18.58% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and bathing.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Langdon Place of Keene, 22.17% Percentage of Residents
This metric tracks the percent of long-term residents that retained mobility levels. Some experts would argue that the ability to move around is important for residents' physical and mental well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Langdon Place of Keene, 22.17 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Langdon Place of Keene, 12.13 Percentage of Patients
This metric tracks the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Langdon Place of Keene, 78.43% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term residents who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
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