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Paramount Nursing and Rehabilitation at South Hill

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  • Independent Living
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Updated Apr 1, 2021 by Nick Reese

Historical Rating
Grade: A
Oct 18: ANov 18: A-Dec 18: AJan 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: A+Mar 20: A+Apr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+Sep 20: A+Oct 20: A+Jan 21: A+Feb 21: A+Mar 21: A+Apr 21: A
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Paramount Nursing and Rehabilitation at South Hill's website

100 Knoedler Road,
Pittsburgh PA 15236

(412) 650-3100

78.23% estimated occupancy 1

Note: Data for Paramount Nursing and Rehabilitation at South Hill has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

Paramount Nursing and Rehabilitation at South Hill looks like it is just one of 29 facilities located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The city has quite a few more options than most cities in the state. This facility is ranked among the top nursing homes we found. This nursing home received one of the top ratings we offer. This facility turned out to be one of the better nursing homes in the city, which boasts a good selection of nursing homes. Headlining this facility's stellar report card is its inspection score, which is addressed in the next paragraph.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • No Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • For profit - Corporation
  • Offers Hospice
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Personal Care
  • Medication Management
  • Home Making
  • Transportation
  • Speech Therapy
  • Stroke Recovery
  • Wound Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Diabetes Management
  • Physical Therapy

Registered Staff Hours

Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2021)
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Facility Inspections

Grade: A-plus

In addition to being a great overall grade, this facility also received A+ health inspections in recent years. Its inspections were virtually flawless. Our inspection scores are tied to many items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that excel in this category tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This facility received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered to be major deficiencies. This indicates that the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies to cause an imminent risk to patient safety or health. We should note that deficiency-free inspection reports are rare in this industry.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: A-plus

This facility also was given an A+ for its short-term care score. In our short-term care category, we try to craft a meaningful measure for rehabilitation services. In doing so, we analyze the nursing home's levels of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as occupational therapy. We were pleased to find that this nursing home employs both registered nurses and physical therapists. The same can't be said for all nursing homes. Finally, we assessed the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 6.7 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.

Nurse Quality

Grade: A

This facility also excelled in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of A. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. The nursing grade weighs quite a few subcategories, most of which are associated with quantities of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.7 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at 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 the state in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be avoided by offering better nursing care, such as by having a policy of moving residents even once per day.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: B-minus

The final area we scored was long-term care. We awarded this nursing home a decent score in that area, with a B-. Although this isn't as favorable as many of its other grades, it is still not a major area of concern. In a long-term care environment, the primary objective is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. In addition to considering the volume of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. Unfortunately, we were not able to find this place's vaccination data. Lastly, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. 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.

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

Paramount Nursing and Rehabilitation at South Hill Quality Metrics

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: B-minus

In Paramount Nursing and Rehabilitation at South Hill, 8.84 Percentage of Patients

This tells you the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: F

In Paramount Nursing and Rehabilitation at South Hill, 72.22% Percentage of Resident

This datapoint measures the percentage of short-term care patients who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts argue that this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation performance.

Scores for Pittsburgh, PA

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

Looking for more options? Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has 28 other nursing homes

Nearby Hospitals

  • Jefferson HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 3.01 miles away565 Coal Valley Road Clairton Pennsylvania 15025Voluntary non-profit - Private(412) 469-5000
  • St Clair HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 4.97 miles away1000 Bower Hill Road Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15243Voluntary non-profit - Private(412) 942-4000
  • Upmc MercyAcute Care Hospitals 6.6 miles away1400 Locust Street Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15219Voluntary non-profit - Private(412) 232-8111
  • Magee Womens Hospital of Upmc Health SystemAcute Care Hospitals 6.75 miles away300 Halket Street Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15213Voluntary non-profit - Other(412) 641-4010
  • Upmc Presbyterian ShadysideAcute Care Hospitals 7.07 miles away200 Lothrop Street Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15213Voluntary non-profit - Private(412) 647-8788
  • Upmc MckeesportAcute Care Hospitals 7.07 miles away1500 Fifth Avenue Mckeesport Pennsylvania 15132Voluntary non-profit - Private(412) 664-2000
  • Allegheny General HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 8 miles away320 East North Avenue Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15212Voluntary non-profit - Private(412) 359-3131
  • West Penn HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 8.63 miles away4800 Friendship Avenue Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15224Voluntary non-profit - Private(412) 578-5000

Nearby Dialysis

  • Davita - Jefferson Dialysis0.88 miles away14 Clairton Boulevard Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15236Dialysis Stations: 17 (412) 653-6007
  • Fresenius Kidney Care - South Hills2.12 miles away4651 Library Road Bethel Park Pennsylvania 15102Dialysis Stations: 18 (412) 835-1229
  • Davita - Bethel Park3.24 miles away6000 Alicia Drive Bethel Park Pennsylvania 15102Dialysis Stations: 4 (412) 833-2612
  • Liberty Dialysis - Banksville5.18 miles away2875 Banksville Road Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15216CMS Rating: 4 stars Dialysis Stations: 27 (412) 343-3060
  • Dci Renal Services of Pittsburgh, LLC - Banksville5.24 miles away2727 Banksville Road Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15216CMS Rating: 5 stars Dialysis Stations: 29 (412) 341-7410
  • Davita - Homestead Dialysis5.77 miles away207 West 7th Avenue Homestead Pennsylvania 15120CMS Rating: 2 stars Dialysis Stations: 16 (412) 476-8700
  • Fresenius Kidney Care - Clairton6.3 miles awaySouth Hills Medical Building 575 Coal Valley Road, Suite 262 Clairton Pennsylvania 15025Dialysis Stations: 13 (412) 469-7011
  • Fresenius Kidney Care - Three Rivers6.68 miles away1401 Forbes Avenue, Suite 250 Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15219Dialysis Stations: 16 (412) 281-8233