Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care is just one of 11 nursing homes in Providence, Rhode Island. This nursing home is an A+ rated facility. Being awarded an A+ in our grading system takes top-notch scores across the board. We were so impressed with this facility that we ranked it as one of the three best nursing homes in Rhode Island. One of the major highlights of this nursing home's exemplary report card is its inspection reports. Inspection grades are discussed in the next paragraph.
Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care
- Nursing Home
Updated Dec 1, 2018 by Nick Reese
31 Parade Street,
Providence RI 02909
72.57% estimated occupancy 1
Note: Data for Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.
In addition to being a first rate nursing home overall, this facility also excelled in our inspections category, where it earned an A+. Few nursing homes performed this well in this category. Inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these items by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Fortunately, although this nursing home had a few minor dings on its government inspection report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those labeled as categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you the inspectors did not consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
Another reason we rated this nursing home so highly is that it was given an A+ long-term care grade. This is flat out as dominant as it gets in this category. Nursing homes that receive this kind of grade in this category typically provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are kept in good health. In addition to assessing the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility administered the vaccine to 99.4898 percent of its residents, which is very impressive. Pneumonia tragically can be a life threatening health condition for nursing home residents so we like it when a facility does not leave this to chance. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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This first-rate facility also excelled in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of A+. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Our nursing grade consists of many factors, but the most important one is the number of nurse hours per patient per week. This nursing home provides 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 place 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 many times be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Short-term Care Quality
The fourth area we rated was short-term care, where this facility was given an A. This topped off a very favorable profile. Only a select few facilities earned an A- or higher in each of our categories. In calculating our short-term care grades, we assess the facility's levels of highly skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other types of therapists. This grade is generally a fair measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the percentage of patients who eventually returned home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 7.49% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are often the result of residents staying in one position for too long. Better nursing care can reduce the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 3.74% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percentage of patients that suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to severe injuries are considered by many experts to be a measure of nursing care at a nursing home. Major falls leading to injury are routinely the result of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 2.83% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of residents that have had a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are often linked to a facility with lower levels of hygiene. However, this statistic could be skewed for some facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 17.89% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric indicates the percent of long-term patients that were administered antipsychotic medication. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents in scenarios where such drugs are not medically indicated. However, some facilities need to rely on these medications due to an increased number of residents with dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 15.01% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of residents who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are given to patients experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 2.58% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who are exhibiting symptoms of depression. High rates of depression may indicate a lower level of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 94.38% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 16.46% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living could be a sign of erosion of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 20.63% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of residents who retained mobility levels over time. Optimizing mobility is often a great sign for residents' health.
Frequency Of ER Visits
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 0 ER visits per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of long-term care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to gauge patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 20.63 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 12.45 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between reduced emergency room visits and the overall quality of rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Park View Center for Rehabilitation and Health Care, 77.52% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term stay patients who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
Scores for Providence, RI
- 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 B-plus
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