M M Ewing Continuing Care Center is in Canandaigua, New York, a city with 27,007 people. With an A overall grade, we rated this facility in the top fifth of all facilities in the United States. We simply can't say enough favorable things about this nursing home. If you look below, you can see this facility's category ratings, which are also strong.
M M Ewing Continuing Care Center
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Colostomy Care
- Catheter Care
Best Nursing Home in Canandaigua, New York Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in Canandaigua, New York Awards 2020
Best Nursing Home in Canandaigua, New York Awards 2021
Registered Staff Hours
One of the reasons this place turned out to be a great nursing home is it received an A+ in our inspections category. This is as good as it gets in this category. Inspection grades are tied to pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that receive favorable grades in this area typically have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. Fortunately, although this facility had some minor dings on its government inspection report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are labeled as categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you that the inspectors did not consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Adding to its strong resume, this facility also received an excellent nursing score, with a grade of A-. Our nursing score assesses a handful of subcategories, however, the primary consideration is the quantity of nurse hours per patient per week. This nursing home averages 0.3 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 facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
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Long-term Care Quality
This facility also was strong in the category of long-term care, where we gave it a grade of A-. Few nursing homes received a better grade in this area. Nursing homes that excel in long-term care tend to be well-staffed and offer extensive hands on care to residents. One of the datapoints we considered on top of nursing hours was vaccinations. This facility provided the pneumonia vaccine to 98.04878 percent of its patients. This is a reliable method to avoid unnecessary deaths for the elderly population. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Short-term Care Quality
The last category we rated is short-term care, where this nursing home was awarded a grade of B+. This rounded out a very favorable report card. Few nursing homes earned a B+ or higher in all four categories. In computing our short-term care ratings, we scrutinize the facility's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other licensed professionals. This score is considered to be a fair assessment of a facility's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last item we looked at in this category is the number of residents who were able to leave the facility and return home. We discovered that 5 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
M M Ewing Continuing Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 9.58% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This measures the percent of long-term patients who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are an measure of nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 3.04% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic is an indication of the percentage of long-term care residents which had falls resulting in serious injury. We use this statistic in calculating nursing scores.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 2.1% of Patients had UTIs
This metric gauges the percent of long-term care patients who have had a urinary tract infection. While more infections may reflect poorly on a facility's nursing care, it can be problematic to compare between facilities due to differing reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 11.59% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of patients given antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications may be helpful for many patients, it is important to confirm these drugs are being used only where medically required. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 13.3% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antianxiety medications. These drugs are generally used to treat residents suffering from anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 13.2% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients who are demonstrating depressive symptoms. Higher rates of depression could be a sign a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 91.26% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 14.75% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term stay residents who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as moving around and using the bathroom.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 17.32% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of residents that maintained mobility over time. Optimizing mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 1.31 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is key to preserving the physical well-being of patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 17.32 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 8.8 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In M M Ewing Continuing Care Center, 75.07% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term stay residents that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of performance with ADL's generally correlates with successful rehabilitation services.
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