Osage Nursing Home is one of a mere two available facilities in Nowata, Oklahoma. We gave this facility an A overall grade, ranking it in the top 20 percent of all nursing homes in the United States. We really couldn't find many negative things to say about this place. Its grades are as good as they get. This facility also received consistently good scores in each of our categories. More information about these categories is available below.
Osage Nursing Home
- Nursing Home
- Home Health Agency
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
822 West Osage,
Nowata OK 74048
54.2% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
Top Nursing Home in Oklahoma Awards 2021
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
To pair with its strong overall grade, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for its nursing grade. Nursing homes that excel in long-term care tend to provide residents with more supervision and stay on top of routine healthcare services. On top of assessing the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we also looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home provided the vaccine to 100 percent of its residents. Vaccines are critical to keeping patients out of the hospital. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0.02 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Adding to its impressive category grades, this facility also excelled in the category of inspections, where it received an A. Inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can learn more about each of these items by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This facility received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe. This tells you that the inspectors didn't consider any of the deficiencies to create an immediate threat to resident safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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To complement its strong performance in other areas, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A for our inspections rating. There are quite a few criteria included in this category. Many of these criteria reflect the quantity of nurse staffing. This facility 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 nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can often be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Short-term Care Quality
The next area we scored turned out to be this facility's weakest area. Nevertheless, even its weakest link would actually be a highlight for many facilities. In fact, we awarded it a favorable grade of B in short-term care. In computing our short-term care scores, we look at the nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists and other types of skilled professionals. Our purpose is to devise a scale for comparing the rehabilitation services of different nursing homes. It doesn't appear that this facility submitted information on registered nurse or physical therapist staffing. The final statistic we looked at in this area is the percentage of residents that who were able to eventually return home from the facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Osage Nursing Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Osage Nursing Home, 8.97% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents who suffered from new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We consider this statistic when determining both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Osage Nursing Home, 4.39% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic indicates the percentage of long-term residents which suffered falls resulting in severe injury. We use this statistic in computing our nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Osage Nursing Home, 3.49% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are often the result of lower quality nursing care. Closer supervision can minimize the number likelihood of residents sustaining infections. We want to point out that this statistic is affected by by the fact that facilities have different reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Osage Nursing Home, 14.15% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This statistic indicates the percent of long-term stay patients taking antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs serve an important medical purpose, it is important to make sure these drugs are being used appropriately. In limited situations, increased usage of these drugs may mean that a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Osage Nursing Home, 24.47% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic gauges the percent of long-term stay residents taking antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Osage Nursing Home, 3.91% of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay residents exhibiting symptoms of depression. Some experts argue that this is a reliable measure of quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Osage Nursing Home, 92.49% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term residents that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Osage Nursing Home, 14.12% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term care residents who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as moving around and taking a bath.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Osage Nursing Home, 14.93% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percentage of residents who maintained mobility over time. Retaining mobility is usually a good sign for residents' health.
In Osage Nursing Home, 1.77 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Measures the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Osage Nursing Home, 14.93 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric measures the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
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