Mh-Lima Skilled Nursing Unit is a facility located in Lima, Ohio, which has a population of 86,954 people. Featuring an overall rating of A+, this facility is one of the most elite facilities we looked at. Indeed, this proved to be quite a bit better than most of the nursing homes in Lima. Headlining this place's remarkable profile is its inspection rating, which we will address in the next section.
Mh-Lima Skilled Nursing Unit
Updated Jun 1, 2021 by Sara Levinsohn
730 West Market Street,
Lima OH 45801
63.33% estimated occupancy 1
One of the reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it earned an A+ inspection grade. This is just about as good as it gets in this very important area. Our inspection ratings are based on many items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that receive favorable grades in this category have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. It does not appear that we have deficiency data for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also was given an A+ short-term care grade, making it one of the few facilities to be awarded several A+ category grades. In the area of short-term care, we endeavor to qualify measures of a facility's rehabilitation. We assess a nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and physical therapists. This place is the gold standard in terms of skilled nursing staffing. It provided approximately one and a half times as many registered nurse and physical therapist hours per patient than the typical facility. Finally, we looked at the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that it outperformed the vast majority of nursing homes in the country with 71.7 percent of its residents returning home.
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This nursing home also received an A+ for its nursing grade. Our nursing grade is largely associated with the nursing home's nurse staffing. This place provides an incredible 7.2 hours of nursing care per patient daily. Out of that total, many of the hours were provided by registered nurses, which is one of the most highly highly trained levels of nurses. On top of providing high levels of nursing care, this facility also excelled in the quality measures we looked at. It performed as well as any nursing home in Ohio in terms of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers.
Long-term Care Quality
The final area we scored is long-term care, where this nursing home was given an A. This finished off a very favorable profile. Very few facilities earned an A- or higher in every category. In a long-term care setting, the facility's primary objective is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. Once we assessed the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we turned to the facility's vaccination data. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like this nursing home provided data regarding vaccinations. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Mh-Lima Skilled Nursing Unit Quality Metrics
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Mh-Lima Skilled Nursing Unit, 11.79 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to gauge short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Mh-Lima Skilled Nursing Unit, 74.53% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term stay patients who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. High levels of performance with activities of daily living generally correlates with superior rehabilitation.
Scores for Lima, OH
- Overall Rating has a grade of C
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-plus
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