Madison Co Nursing Home is an average-sized government-owned facility located in Canton, Mississippi. With an A- overall grade, we ranked this nursing home in the top third of all nursing homes in the country. We flat out can't say enough favorable things about this place. This nursing home's impressive report card was highlighted by its long-term care score, which you can find in the next section.
Madison Co Nursing Home
- Nursing Home
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
1421-a East Peace Street/P. O. Box 488,
Canton MS 39046
93.05% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - County
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
We also found that this facility excelled in our long-term care rating. We awarded them an impressive grade of A+ in this category. Nursing homes that receive this kind of grade in long-term care typically provide consistent 24/7 care to make sure patients are well cared for. After we finished looking at the quantity of nursing care, we turned to the facility's vaccination records. This nursing home vaccinated 99.710144 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which is very impressive. Pneumonia sadly is often a life threatening condition for nursing home patients so we strongly prefer when a facility does not leave this to chance. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
In addition, this facility also earned a nearly flawless inspection report. As a result, it received one of our best grades in that area with an A. Inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can find more information about each of these factors by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. While this facility had some minor dings on its report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are labeled as categories G through L. This tells you the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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This facility is also strong in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of B+. It outperformed most nursing homes in this category. In determining a facility's nursing score, we look at the amount of time nurses are caring for patients and the levels of training of the nurses. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well in the area of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
The final area we scored was short-term care, in which this nursing home was awarded a grade of B-. This was this facility's weakest area. This is nevertheless not a poor grade. Our short-term care grades are thought to be more critical for people in need of rehabilitation from their nursing home. Rehabilitation usually utilizes more skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing means not only nursing, but also physical and occupational therapy, as well as other forms of therapy. We were not able to find information on registered nurse or physical therapy staffing for this nursing home. Finally, we assessed the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients returned home. At most nursing homes, closer to half of their residents are able to return home so this figure is below average.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Madison Co Nursing Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 10.72% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage caused by staying in the same position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 3.26% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of residents that suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to major injury are routinely associated with lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing protocols can minimize the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 3.03% of Patients had UTIs
This is an indication of the percentage of long-term stay residents that experienced a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be a sign of lower quality nursing care. However, this statistic may be misleading for some nursing homes due to different reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 20.18% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of patients prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic medications are given to residents for many medical conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias. Tragically, in some situations, increased usage of these drugs may suggest a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 22.76% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of residents who were prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are given to patients suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 2.3% of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay residents showing symptoms of depression. Many believe that this is a reasonable measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 93.75% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients who were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 18.95% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living could indicate deterioration of a patient's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 20.82% Percentage of Residents
This is the percentage of patients who were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility is often a good sign for residents' health.
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 1.95 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 20.82 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Madison Co Nursing Home, 13.63 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 measure patient well-being during rehabilitation.
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