Medicalodges Nevada is an average-sized facility in Nevada, Missouri. With an overall grade of A, this is actually the highest graded nursing home in Nevada. You simply can't do any better than this nursing home. One of the major highlights of this facility's stellar profile is its inspection score. Inspection reports are discussed in the next section.
- Nursing Home
- Home Health Agency
- Assisted Living
- Adult Day Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Catheter Care
- Total Parenteral Nutrition
Registered Staff Hours
On top of being an elite facility overall, this facility performed well in the area of inspections, where it earned an A+. Few places fared as well in this category. Our inspection grades account for several factors found on a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better scores in this category tend to have very few severe deficiencies. This place was hit with 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none were considered to be severe. This means that CMS did not consider any of the deficiencies an imminent risk to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home also excelled in the category of long-term care, where it received a grade of A. Not many facilities received a better grade in this area. Nursing homes that do well in long-term care tend to provide residents with more supervision and stay on top of routine healthcare services. Once we finished looking at the amount of nursing care, we then analyzed the nursing home's vaccination records. This nursing home vaccinated 96.296295 percent of its patients against pneumonia, which is an impressive figure. Pneumonia can be a dangerous illness for nursing home residents so we prefer when a facility doesn't leave its residents vulnerable. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
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We also wanted to emphasize the fact that this facility received an impressive grade of A- in our nursing category. Our nursing score analyzes a handful of components, however, the paramount consideration is the number of nurse hours per patient per week. This nursing home averages 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality measures and this place 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 nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can many times be avoided by offering better nursing care, such as having a protocol of moving a resident more frequently.
Short-term Care Quality
Switching gears to the next category, this nursing home was awarded a highly favorable short-term care grade. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- in that area, rounding out a straight A profile. In the area of short-term care, we seek to evaluate indicators of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. We look at the facility's skilled nursing services, including the ones performed by registered nurses and physical therapists. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we assessed the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 5.9 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Medicalodges Nevada Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Medicalodges Nevada, 9.32% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of patients who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are often caused by residents staying in one position for too long. Better nursing care reduces the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Medicalodges Nevada, 3.98% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of patients who suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in major injury are considered to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Major falls leading to injury are often the result of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Medicalodges Nevada, 3.42% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of patients who have had a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many experts to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are often the result of worse hygiene protocols. However, this metric can be misleading for some facilities due to different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Medicalodges Nevada, 20.31% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of residents who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. These drugs may be used to treat several medical conditions, including dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Medicalodges Nevada, 24.54% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This gauges the percentage of long-term residents that were given antianxiety medication. These medications are commonly used to treat patients experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Medicalodges Nevada, 4.11% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents who are exhibiting depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Medicalodges Nevada, 88.89% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Medicalodges Nevada, 14.76% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living may indicate the erosion of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Medicalodges Nevada, 15.81% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of patients who were able to retain mobility over time. Optimizing mobility is usually a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Medicalodges Nevada, 1.64 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric tracks the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is key to preserving the physical health of residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Medicalodges Nevada, 15.81 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Medicalodges Nevada, 72.5% Percentage of Resident
This is a measure of the percent of short-term residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts argue this is a reasonable measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Nevada, MO
- 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
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