Located in Lima, Ohio, Kindred Hospital Lima is one of eight available nursing homes in the city. This turns out to be an A+ rated facility, which is our very best rating. In fact, this proved to be substantially better than many of the nursing homes in the city. Keep reading to see this facility's category grades, which are equally impressive. You just can't do any better than a straight A profile.
Kindred Hospital Lima
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2021 by Nick Lata
Note: Data for Kindred Hospital Lima has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.
- Accepts Medicare 1
- No Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- No Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Church related
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
Best Nursing Home in Ohio Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in Lima, Ohio Awards 2019
Top Nursing Home in Ohio Awards 2020
Best Nursing Home in Lima, Ohio Awards 2020
Top Nursing Home in Ohio Awards 2021
Best Nursing Home in Lima, Ohio Awards 2021
In addition to faring well overall, this facility also earned a nearly flawless inspection report. As a result, it earned one of our highest scores in that category with an A+. Our inspection grades are tied to pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that score well in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like we have information on deficiency's 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 top notch nursing home also dominated in the area of short-term care, where we awarded it a score of A+. Only a small group of facilities fared better in this category. Short-term care grades are based in part on the facility's quantity of highly-skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This means a wide range of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last measure we considered in this area is the number of patients who ultimately were able to return home from the nursing home. We found that 7.2 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
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This nursing home also received an A+ nursing grade, making it one of the few nursing homes to receive multiple A+ category grades. The nursing score assesses several components, however, the paramount one is the quantity of nurse hours per patient per week. This nursing home provides 0.7 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Long-term Care Quality
In the last category we looked at, this facility was given an impressive grade grade of A in our long-term care category. With this score, the facility completed a straight A report card. Long-term care ratings of this caliber generally require both 24/7 care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. One of the statistics we considered in addition to nurse's aid hours is vaccinations. It does not appear that this nursing home submitted information on its vaccination levels. 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 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Kindred Hospital Lima Quality Metrics
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Kindred Hospital Lima, 12 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Kindred Hospital Lima, 75.25% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percent of short-term care residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Higher levels of autonomy with ADL's typically correlates with superior rehabilitation services.
Scores for Lima, OH
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
Looking for more options? Lima, Ohio has 7 other nursing homes
- Mercy Health-St Rita's Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 0 miles away730 West Market Street Lima Ohio 45801Voluntary non-profit - Private(419) 227-3361
- Bluffton HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 15.41 miles away139 Garau Street Bluffton Ohio 45817Voluntary non-profit - Private(419) 358-9010
- Grand Lake Health SystemAcute Care Hospitals 18.97 miles away200 Saint Clair Street Saint Marys Ohio 45885Voluntary non-profit - Private(419) 394-3335
- Fresenius Kidney Care Lima0.19 miles away750 W High Street, Suite 100 Lima Ohio 45801CMS Rating: 5 stars Dialysis Stations: 22 (419) 223-3391
- Lima Memorial Hospital / Dialysis Services1.65 miles away1001 Bellefontaine Avenue Lima Ohio 45804Dialysis Stations: 20 (419) 226-5032
- Fmc-Putnam Cty Ambulatory Care Ctr-Dialysis19.58 miles away601 State Rt 224 p.o. Box 100 Glandorf Ohio 45848Dialysis Stations: 12 (419) 538-7406