Logan Center is a small nursing home in Logan, West Virginia. Sporting an overall score of B, this is a very respectable option. Based on the data we reviewed, you can do much worse than this nursing home. We were also pleased to find that this facility did not have any bad scores in any of the major categories. Additional information about its category grades is available below.
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Partnership
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Bariatric Care
- Colostomy Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to earning a great overall grade, this nursing home performed even better in the area of inspections which is associated with the nursing home's recent inspections. In fact, we gave it an A- for that area, which is one of our highest scores. Our inspection ratings weigh several factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we weigh heavily is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better scores in this area usually have few severe deficiencies. Although this nursing home had a few deficiencies on its inspection report, none were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
Among this nursing home's other strengths is its high-end long-term care score. We awarded them one of our better scores in that area, with a score of A-. When facilities receive this type of grade in long-term care it is usually a good sign for patient care and indicates that the facility is well-staffed with nurses aids. Once we finished looking at the volume of nursing care, we then looked at the facility's vaccination record. This nursing home vaccinated 99.13793 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which is what we like to see. Pneumonia tragically can be a life or death ailment for nursing home residents so we prefer when a facility does not roll the dice on this issue. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
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Short-term Care Quality
The next area we looked at is short-term care. In that area, we awarded this nursing home a solid grade of B-. In the category of short-term care, we try to qualify indicators of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. We assess the facility's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and physical and occupational therapists. Unfortunately, it does not look like this facility provided registered nurse or physical therapist staffing data. The final datapoint we considered in this category is the percentage of residents who who were able to eventually return home from the facility. We found that just 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
Our next category is nursing, in which we awarded this facility a grade of C in this area. Nursing scores are largely tied to a nursing home's nurse staffing. This nursing home provided just 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a low total compared with most nursing homes. Lastly, nursing grades also factor in quality-based measures, such as avoiding major falls. Despite not having the most impressive total nursing hours per resident, this place actually performed admirably in the area of preventing major falls. This is usually a reliable indicator that a nursing home has quality controls in place. Some falls could be avoided if a facility supplies enough nurses aids to assist its residents.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Logan Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Logan Center, 9.09% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of residents not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Logan Center, 4.6% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percentage of residents that suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injury are often associated with poor nursing care. More supervision reduces the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Logan Center, 3.73% of Patients had UTIs
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients which had a UTI. Although a higher rate of these infections may reflect poorly on a nursing home's hygiene protocols, it can be difficult to compare different nursing homes due to nursing homes having reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Logan Center, 16.43% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint indicates the percent of long-term patients receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to make sure these medications are being used appropriately. In limited situations, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Logan Center, 23.7% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are prescribed to patients experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Logan Center, 4.48% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents who are showing symptoms of depression. Many in the industry argue this is a reasonable measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Logan Center, 92.53% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these vaccines vital to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Logan Center, 16.2% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living could be a sign of decline of a patient's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Logan Center, 23.25% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percent of long-term stay patients who retained mobility levels. Some argue that mobility is important for patients physical and mental well-being.
In Logan Center, 1.47 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Logan Center, 23.25 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Logan Center, 13.15 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Logan Center, 70.85% Percentage of Resident
Measures the percent of short-term care residents that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Some experts would argue this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation services.
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