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Mission Nursing Home

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Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese

Historical Rating
Grade: B-plus
Oct 18: B+Nov 18: B+Dec 18: B+Jan 19: B+Feb 19: B+May 19: B+Jun 19: B+Jul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: BMay 20: BJun 20: BJul 20: BAug 20: BSep 20: B+Oct 20: A-Jan 21: AFeb 21: AMar 21: A-Apr 21: AMay 21: AJun 21: AJul 21: AAug 21: DSep 21: DOct 21: DNov 21: DJan 22: DFeb 22: DMar 22: DApr 22: DMay 22: DJun 22: A-Aug 22: B+Sep 22: B+
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Mission Nursing Home's website

3401 East Medicine Lake Boulevard,
Minneapolis MN 55441

(763) 559-1883

61.22% estimated occupancy 1

Mission Nursing Home is an average-sized non-profit facility in Minneapolis, Minnesota. With an overall score of B+, this nursing home should work for most prospective residents. We were pleased to learn that this was in line with the other nursing homes in Minneapolis, which is one of the better cities in Minnesota to find a nursing home. Scroll down to see this nursing home's category grades, which are also strong. It is hard to find any major flaws in this facility's profile.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Non profit - Other
  • Offers Post-Acute Care 
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Personal Care
  • Home Making
  • Speech Therapy
  • IV Antibiotic Therapy
  • Wound Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Tracheotomy Care
  • Physical Therapy
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Recreational Therapy

Facility Inspections

Grade: A-minus

To pair with its strong overall grade, we gave this nursing home a grade of A- for the area of inspections. Inspection ratings account for a host of factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One key criteria we rely on is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better grades in this area usually have few of these severe deficiencies. This particular nursing home received 4 deficiencies on its inspection report. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

This nursing home is also strong in the area of long-term care, where it was given a score of B+. It performed more favorably than most nursing homes in this category. If you are seeking anything other than rehabilitation, you should take a close look at long-term care grades. On top of assessing the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility vaccinated 92.89941 percent of its patients. This is a few points less than we were hoping for but still a respectable figure. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

The third area we looked at is short-term care. This facility was awarded an impressive short-term care grade, with a grade of B+ in this category. In determining our short-term care scores, we look at a nursing home's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other licensed professionals. This rating is frequently a reliable assessment of a nursing home's rehabilitation. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like this facility provided registered nurse or physical therapist staffing data. Lastly, we assessed the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.

Nurse Quality

Grade: B

The final category we rated is nursing. This nursing home received an above average nursing rating this year, with a grade of B. This facility truly doesn't have any weak spots. There are numerous criteria included in this area. Most of the data points are tied to levels of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed 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 nursing home Minnesota in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can generally be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as by employing a protocol of turning patients even once per day.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Sep 22

Mission Nursing Home Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: C

In Mission Nursing Home, 6.69% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term care patients who suffer from new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: B-minus

In Mission Nursing Home, 4.21% of Patients had Serious Falls

This tells you the percentage of residents who have had a fall leading to severe injury.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: D

In Mission Nursing Home, 2.83% of Patients had UTIs

This tells you the percentage of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's are often caused by worse hygiene protocols. Better nursing care can reduce the number of UTI's sustained by residents in a nursing home. Note that this metric is affected by by the fact that facilities have varying reporting standards for UTI's.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: D

In Mission Nursing Home, 16.64% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This statistic gauges the percent of long-term residents taking antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to ensure these medications are being used appropriately. In some situations, increased usage of these drugs may mean that a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: A

In Mission Nursing Home, 12.33% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This statistic measures the percent of long-term stay patients that were prescribed antianxiety drugs. These medications are typically given to residents experiencing depression and anxiety.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: D

In Mission Nursing Home, 4.58% of Patients

This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients demonstrating symptoms of depression. Many believe that this is a measure of patient quality of life.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: C

In Mission Nursing Home, 93.31% of Patients

This indicates the percent of patients that were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: B

In Mission Nursing Home, 13.09% Percentage of Patients

This is the percent of residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Grade: C

In Mission Nursing Home, 18.07% Percentage of Residents

This indicates the percent of patients who maintained mobility over time. Preserving mobility is often a good sign for residents' well-being.


Grade: A

In Mission Nursing Home, 1.31 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days

This metric tracks the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding hospitalizations is important to preserving the physical well-being of nursing home patients.

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

Grade: A-minus

In Mission Nursing Home, 18.07 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized

This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.

Scores for Minneapolis, MN

  • Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
  • Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
  • Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
  • Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
  • Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus

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Nearby Dialysis

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