Neshoba County Nursing Home is a senior living facility located in Philadelphia, Mississippi. The city has 24,865 people. This facility is one of the most elite facilities we looked at. A score of this caliber requires excellent marks across the board. In addition, this is a hospital-based facility, which may add peace of mind for prospective residents with medical conditions frequently requiring hospitalization. As you can see below, this facility performed equally well in our category scores. In fact, we gave it straight A's!
Neshoba County Nursing Home
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Government - City/county
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
We also wanted to emphasize that this nursing home has received near flawless health inspections in recent years. We gave them an impressive grade of A+ in this area. Our inspection ratings account for a host of factors included in a facility's inspection report. One key criteria we consider is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better scores in this category typically have very few of these severe deficiencies. Amazingly, this was one of the few nursing homes in the country that had no deficiencies whatsoever on its inspection report. This is very impressive. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also received a strong short-term care grade. In fact, this is its second best category score. In that category, we gave this facility a score of A. In the category of short-term care, we strive to qualify indicators of a nursing home's rehabilitation. We look at a nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and various therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. However, according to the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The last item we assessed in this category is the percentage of patients that ultimately were able to return home from the nursing home. We found that 6.7 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
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Among its many impressive grades, this facility received an excellent nursing grade. In fact, we gave it a grade of A in that category. We weighed the qualifications of nurses employed by the nursing home, as well as the quantity of hours the nurses were with patients, in determining our rating in this category. This nursing home averages 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well when it comes to minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Long-term Care Quality
The last area we looked at is long-term care, where this facility was awarded an A. This completed a very strong report card. Only a select few facilities received an A- or better in each of our categories. If you are seeking services other than rehabilitation, you should take a close look at long-term care grades. One of the statistics we considered after nursing hours is vaccines. This facility administered the pneumonia vaccination to 83.561646 percent of its patients. While its vaccination rate was a bit lower than we hoped for, at least this place was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Neshoba County Nursing Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 10.98% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure tells you the percentage of long-term stay patients that suffered from pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are a reliable indicator of nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 3.19% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of residents who have had a fall which resulted in serious injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 3.13% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections are associated with poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 20.09% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This gauges the percentage of long-term stay patients receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to confirm these drugs are being used only where medically required. In some cases, increased usage of these drugs may suggest a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This datapoint is an indication of the percent of long-term residents that were administered antianxiety medication. These medications are generally prescribed to residents experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 2.34% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who are exhibiting symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 93.38% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 19.45% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and using the bathroom. Many believe that this is a measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 23.26% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percentage of residents that maintained mobility over time. Preserving mobility can be a great sign for residents' health.
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 1.76 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. There is generally a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and the overall quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 23.26 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 13.82 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Neshoba County Nursing Home, 68.23% Percentage of Resident
This is a measure of the percent of short-term patients that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some would argue that this is a measure of rehabilitation performance.