Margaret E. Moul Home is in York, Pennsylvania. The city has 175,624 people. This turns out to be an A rated facility. This facility received one of the most impressive ratings that we offer. A score of this caliber requires superb marks across the board. Even with York offering 10 nursing homes to select from, this one stood out as a quality choice. This place also received very consistent grades in all of the major categories we assessed. More information about these categories can be found below.
Margaret E. Moul Home
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Best Nursing Home in York, Pennsylvania Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in York, Pennsylvania Awards 2020
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
To pair with its strong overall grade, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for its nursing grade. When nursing homes receive this type of grade in long-term care it is a good sign for patient care and suggests that the facility is well-staffed with nurses aids. In addition to looking at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 99.69231 percent of its patients, which is far higher than the average nursing home. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
This facility also earned an A+ inspection grade, making it one of the rare nursing homes to receive multiple A+'s in our category grades. These inspection grades take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. 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.
Does this page answer your questions about Margaret E. Moul Home?
We also wanted to emphasize the fact that this facility excelled in our nursing rating. We awarded them an impressive grade of A+ in this category. Nursing grades are based in large part on nurse staffing levels. This nursing home averages 0.5 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 place the state in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can frequently be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as by having a protocol of turning residents at least once a day.
Short-term Care Quality
The final area we looked at is short-term care, where this facility was awarded a B. Believe it or not, this was this nursing home's weakest area. A facility is doing something right when their weakest score still rates higher than most nursing homes. Our short-term care grade is generally used to measure a facility's performance with rehabilitation. In order to offer good rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to have higher levels of highly skilled nursing services. These types of services include registered nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and other licensed professionals. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we considered the percentage of residents that eventually returned home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Margaret E. Moul Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 7.59% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This gauges the percent of long-term patients who have pressure ulcers. Many experts believe that pressure ulcers are a solid barometer of the quality of nursing care a nursing home provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 3.37% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents who experienced falls leading to serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of major falls could be an indicator of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 1.9% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's are routinely linked to facilities with worst hygiene practices. Additional nurse staffing minimizes the number of UTI's sustained by residents in a nursing home. We want to point out that this statistic is affected by by the fact that nursing homes have different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 15.54% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of patients prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic drugs are prescribed to residents for many conditions, such as cognitive disorders. Tragically, in limited cases, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 19.74% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of patients given antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are prescribed to residents suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 3.12% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents exhibiting depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 88.22% of Patients
This is the percentage of residents that have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 14.84% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 21.64% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents that remained mobile levels.
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 1.31 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. Minimizing hospitalizations is important to maintaining the physical health of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 21.64 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term resident care. Avoiding the hospital during rehabilitation is key to restoring the physical abilities of residents.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Margaret E. Moul Home, 8.92 Percentage of Patients
This metric tracks the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to assess patient care during rehabilitation.
Scores for York, PA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
Looking for more options? York, Pennsylvania has 9 other nursing homes
- York HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 3.82 miles away1001 South George Street York Pennsylvania 17403Voluntary non-profit - Private(717) 851-2345
- Upmc Pinnacle HanoverAcute Care Hospitals 16.02 miles away300 Highland Ave Hanover Pennsylvania 17331Voluntary non-profit - Private(717) 637-3711
- Pinnacle Health HospitalsAcute Care Hospitals 19.96 miles away409 South Second Street Harrisburg Pennsylvania 17105Voluntary non-profit - Other(717) 782-5181
- u.s. Renal Care - York0.45 miles away1975 Kenneth Road York Pennsylvania 17408CMS Rating: 4 stars Dialysis Stations: 24 (717) 764-8322
- Davita Roosevelt Avenue Dialysis1.14 miles away1695 Roosevelt Ave., Suite A York Pennsylvania 17408Dialysis Stations: 12 (717) 767-0189
- Total Renal Care, Inc.3.52 miles away308 St. Charles Way York Pennsylvania 17403CMS Rating: 2 stars Dialysis Stations: 47 (717) 430-5454
- u.s. Renal Care - Central York, LLC5.2 miles away1920 Queenswood Road, Suite 100 York Pennsylvania 17403CMS Rating: 2 stars Dialysis Stations: 13 (717) 843-7380
- Bio-Medical Applications of Pennsylvania, Inc.12 miles away345 Newberry Parkway Etters Pennsylvania 17319Dialysis Stations: 17 (717) 938-4654
- u.s. Renal Care - Hanover15.33 miles away191 Wilson Ave Hanover Pennsylvania 17331Dialysis Stations: 15 (717) 637-3140
- Total Renal Care Inc15.75 miles away1155 Carlisle Street, Suite 610 Hanover Pennsylvania 17331CMS Rating: 3 stars Dialysis Stations: 19 (717) 632-1681
- Davita - Elizabethtown Dialysis15.92 miles away844 North Hanover Street Elizabethtown Pennsylvania 17022Dialysis Stations: 12 (717) 361-0151