Meridian Center Genesis Healthcare is one of only three available facilities in Meridian, Idaho. We have a high opinion of this nursing home, which we awarded a B+ overall. We were equally impressed with the city grade of nursing homes in Meridian, making this a great place to find a nursing home. You can certainly do much worse than this facility. This nursing home was better in some categories than others, but it did not have any poor grades in any of the major categories discussed below. More information about these categories can be found below.

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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Nurse Quality

A+
Oct 18: B+Nov 18: B+Dec 18: B+Jan 19: B+Feb 19: B+Mar 19: B+Apr 19: A-May 19: A-Jun 19: A-Jul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

On top of being a first rate nursing home overall, this facility also excelled in the category of nursing, where it received an A+. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Our nursing score is mostly based on a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This particular facility provided 4.2 hours of nursing care per resident each day. This was one of the better totals we found. Furthermore, we found that a significant percentage of this care was provided by registered nurses, which are highly skilled nurses. These are both really impressive figures. In addition to offering high levels of care, this facility was also above average in several of the major quality-based metrics we looked at in this category. It performed well in the area of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls.

Short-term Care Quality

A+
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: A-Feb 19: A-Mar 19: BApr 19: AMay 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

We also awarded this facility a grade of A+ for its short-term care grade. Our short-term care scores are vital for individuals requiring rehabilitation. Rehabilitation usually utilizes additional highly-skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing means a vast scope of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. This nursing home is above average in terms of both its quantity of registered nurse and physical therapy hours provided to its patients. Finally, we looked at the percentage of patients who ultimately returned home from this facility. On top of excelling in the area of physical therapy staffing, we found that it performed as well as just about any nursing home in the nation with 65.4 percent of its residents returning home.

Facility Inspections

B
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Historical

Adding to its strong resume, this facility earned a grade of B for its inspections rating. This is a well above average score in this category. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in computing these inspection grades. One of those factors is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of these deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the number of deficiencies, as some deficiencies end up being quite insignificant. Fortunately, although this place had some minor dings on its government inspection report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are ones labeled as categories G through L. This means that the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. The fact that none of the deficiencies were severe leaves us less concerned with this inspection report.

Long-term Care Quality

C
Oct 18: B+Nov 18: FDec 18: FJan 19: FFeb 19: FMar 19: FApr 19: FMay 19: B+Jun 19: B+Jul 19: B+Aug 19: DSep 19: DJan 20: DMar 20: DApr 20: CMay 20: CJun 20: CJul 20: CAug 20: C
Historical

The next area we looked at is long-term care, where this nursing home received a C. This actually was this facility's least impressive category. This is nevertheless nothing to be ashamed of. Our long-term care ratings are more meaningful for individuals requiring more traditional assistance related to activities of daily living. On top of providing favorable levels of nursing care, this facility administered the pneumonia vaccine to 99.29329 percent of its residents. Vaccines are vital to keeping patients healthy. This combination proved to be successful as this nursing home keeps its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 1.07 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a much lower hospitalization rate than the majority of nursing homes.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
B+
State:
B+
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

Meridian Center Genesis Healthcare Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is the percent of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage due to remaining in the same position for too long.

Provider
B+
5.56%
State
A-
4.85%
National
B
7.33%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This is the percentage of residents who sustained a major fall. Falls leading to serious injuries are considered to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . Major falls which result in injury are often caused by poor nursing care.

Provider
A-
1.77%
State
B+
2.89%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This indicates the percentage of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with poor hygiene.

Provider
B+
1.77%
State
B
2.43%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percent of residents who were given antipsychotic medications. These medications are sometimes used for several medical conditions, including dementia.

Provider
B-
14.92%
State
B
17.7%
National
B
14.17%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This indicates the percent of residents prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are administered to residents suffering from anxiety or depression.

Provider
A+
8.68%
State
B+
18.02%
National
B
19.68%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This indicates the percent of patients showing symptoms of depression.

Provider
B+
1.12%
State
B
5.1%
National
B+
5.09%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term patients that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.

Provider
B+
99%
State
B
88.79%
National
B
92.04%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Measures the percentage of long-term residents who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and taking a bath. Many argue that this is a reliable measure of a resident's well-being.

Provider
A
9.27%
State
B+
13.84%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This tells you the percent of patients that were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility is often a great sign for residents' well-being.

Provider
C
13.46%
State
B
17.4%
National
B
17.10%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This metric tracks the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care. Staying out of the hospital is critical to the physical health of nursing home residents.

Provider
A-
1.29
State
A-
1.12
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care.

Provider
A-
13.46
State
B
17.4
National
B
17.10

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This metric measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to assess the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.

Provider
B-
11.39
State
B-
11.4
National
B
10.27

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This is a measure of the percentage of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements.

Provider
C
61.72%
State
B
69.21%
National
B
68.03%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Saint Alphonsus Medical Center - Nampa 5.49 mi
4300 E Flamingo Ave Nampa Idaho 83687
(208) 205-0050
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Church
Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center 7.84 mi
1055 North Curtis Road Boise Idaho 83706
(208) 367-2121
Acute Care Hospitals
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St Luke's Nampa Medical Center 8.95 mi
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(208) 505-2000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
St Luke's Regional Medical Center 10.9 mi
190 East Bannock Street Boise Idaho 83712
(208) 381-2222
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
West Valley Medical Center 14.48 mi
1717 Arlington Street Caldwell Idaho 83605
(208) 459-4641
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary
Valor Health 18.93 mi
1202 East Locust Street Emmett Idaho 83617
(208) 365-3561
Critical Access Hospitals
Government - Local

Nearby Dialysis

Treasure Valley Dialysis Center 2.82 mi
CMS Rating: 5 stars
Dialysis Stations: 16
3045 E St. Lukes Street Ste 105 Meridian Idaho 83642
(208) 887-2174
Liberty Dialysis - Meridian 3.13 mi
Dialysis Stations: 15
3525 E Louise Dr Suite 100 Meridian Idaho 83642
(208) 846-9815
Table Rock Dialysis Center 7.95 mi
CMS Rating: 2 stars
Dialysis Stations: 25
5610 W Gage St, Suite B Boise Idaho 83706
(208) 658-8111
Nampa Dialysis Center 8.94 mi
Dialysis Stations: 15
846 Parkcentre Way Nampa Idaho 83651
(208) 467-5180
Liberty Dialysis - Nampa 9.01 mi
CMS Rating: 5 stars
Dialysis Stations: 12
280 West Georgia Avenue Nampa Idaho 83686
(208) 463-8558
Liberty Dialysis - Boise 10.68 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
1109 W Myrtle St Ste 120 Boise Idaho 83702
(208) 333-8315
Caldwell Dialysis Center 11.95 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
4716 Beacon Ln Caldwell Idaho 83605
(208) 454-8260
Liberty Dialysis - Caldwell 12.36 mi
CMS Rating: 5 stars
Dialysis Stations: 13
4620 Enterprise Way Ste 101 Caldwell Idaho 83605
(208) 454-1101