Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is a facility located in Calvert City, Kentucky, which has a population of 6,321 people. This turns out to be a quality facility, with an overall grade of B. Based on our analysis, you can do much worse than this place. This facility is stronger in some categories than others, but it didn't have any poor grades in any of our four major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Adult Day Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
On top of performing well in its overall grade, this facility performed at an even higher level in the area of inspections. In fact, it received a nearly flawless inspection report this year. As a result, it received one of our highest grades in that category with a score of A. Our inspection ratings are tied to many pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this category have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This particular nursing home received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report. Overall, this is still a good inspection report, but we'd always recommend looking into any deficiencies you find troubling.
One of the other reasons we graded this nursing home so highly is that it earned a very impressive nursing rating. In that category, we awarded this nursing home an B. Our nursing rating assesses the facility's nurse staffing levels. We look at both the levels of training of the nurses as well as the amount of time spent with patients. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This facility 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 prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's next best area ended up being short-term care. In that area, we awarded this nursing home a grade of B-. Our short-term care grade is typically employed to gauge a facility's performance with rehabilitation To offer good rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally must have better levels of skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other highly trained professionals. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we looked at the number of patients that ultimately returned home from this nursing home. We found that 4.8 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home. This figure was well below average.
Long-term Care Quality
The final area we graded was long-term care. We gave this facility a grade of B- in that category. In the category of long-term care, we analyze the amount of care offered by a facility, as opposed to more medically-intensive services. On top of looking at the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we also looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. We discovered that this nursing home provided the vaccine to just 71.71314 percent of its residents, which is not a very encouraging sign. Fortunately, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. It had less than one hospitalization 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.
Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 9.06% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric is an indication of the percent of long-term patients who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers. We find that pressure ulcers are a reliable barometer of a facility's nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 3.84% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of patients who have had a major fall. Falls resulting in major injury are routinely associated with lower levels of patient supervision. Additional nurse staffing minimizes the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 2.74% of Patients had UTIs
This datapoint is an indication of the percent of long-term patients that had a UTI. UTI's may be an indication of a facility with worst hygiene practices. However, this statistic can also be skewed for some facilities due to varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 15.92% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure measures the percentage of long-term residents receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications serve an important medical purpose, it is important to confirm these medications are being used only where medically required. In some situations, increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 28.85% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This gauges the percent of long-term stay patients who are given antianxiety drugs. These medications are commonly used to treat patients experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 8.85% of Patients
This is the percent of residents demonstrating signs of depression. Increased levels of depression may reveal worse patient care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 90.04% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 15.42% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as getting dressed and taking a bath. Some experts believe this is a measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 20.17% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of patients that retained mobility levels over time. Preserving mobility is often a good sign for residents' health.
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 1.59 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 20.17 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric tracks the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 13.78 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the overall quality of short-term care.
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