Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is located in Dumas, Texas, a city with 16,177 people. With an A- overall grade, we rated this nursing home in the top 20 percent of all nursing homes in the nation. Based on our assessment, you can't go wrong with this place. If you look further down this page, you can see this place's category ratings, which are also impressive.
Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- No Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - Hospital district
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this nursing home received an A+ for nursing. Our nursing grade is mostly tied to a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This facility provided 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality-based metrics and this facility excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any facility the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can many times be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as by employing a policy of turning a resident at least once a day.
This nursing home has earned near flawless health inspections in recent years. We awarded them an A in this category. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in determining these inspection grades. One critical factor is health deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of deficiencies is arguably more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some can be quite minor. 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. Even some of the best nursing homes receive an occasional ding on their inspection report.
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Short-term Care Quality
Turning to an additional strength for this nursing home, we gave them one of our better grades in our short-term care category as well, with a B+. Our short-term care grade is often employed to score a facility's performance with rehabilitation To provide good rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to feature better levels of highly skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and other licensed professionals. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The final statistic we assessed in this area is the number of residents who were able to leave the facility and return home. We discovered that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.
Long-term Care Quality
The next area we rated was long-term care. We awarded this nursing home one of our better grades in that area, with a grade of B. While this isn't as dominant as several of this facility's other scores, it is nevertheless a perfectly acceptable score. Long-term care grades of this caliber generally require both 24/7 care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine medical care. After looking at the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we then analyzed the nursing home's vaccination statistics. This facility vaccinated 100 percent of its patients for pneumonia. Vaccines are vital to keeping patients healthy. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 7.94% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage resulting from remaining in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3.28% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic gauges the percentage of long-term residents who suffered falls resulting in major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls may be an indication of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1.64% of Patients had UTIs
This metric gauges the percent of long-term care residents that experienced a UTI. Although a higher rate of these infections could reflect poorly on a nursing home's nursing care, it is difficult to compare different nursing homes due to facilities having inconsistent reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 11.75% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of residents who were given antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic medications are administered to residents for many medical conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias. Unfortunately, in some cases, increased usage of these drugs may indicate a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric indicates the percent of long-term care patients taking antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 4.66% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients who are showing depressive symptoms. Some experts believe this is a reasonable measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 94.73% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 17.29% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of residents 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 deterioration of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 18.08% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents who were able to retain mobility.
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1.58 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 18.08 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care.
- Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 0 miles away224 E Second Street Dumas Texas 79029Government - Hospital District or Authority(806) 935-7171
- Dumas Dialysis0.13 miles away109 Binkley Ave Dumas Texas 79029Dialysis Stations: 8 (806) 935-2273