Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is in Paducah, Kentucky, a city with a total of 57,643 people. We gave this facility an overall grade of B+. A grade in this range requires favorable scores in most areas. If you take a look at the other options in Paducah, we are confident you will find this nursing home to be a better option than most of the facilities in the city. This place's strong profile was highlighted by its inspection rating, which you can find in the next paragraph.
Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
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
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a quality nursing home overall, this nursing home also excelled in our inspections category, where it earned an A. Not many facilities fared better in that area. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in calculating our inspection scores. One of those factors is health deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is usually more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some deficiencies end up being relatively minor. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a threat to patient health or safety. Even some of the best nursing homes receive an occasional ding on their inspection report.
This facility is also strong in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of B+. It outperformed most nursing homes in this category. The nursing rating weighs several datapoints, but the most important one is the quantity of nurse hours spent with patients. This facility provided 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well in terms of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
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Long-term Care Quality
Turning to our next category, this nursing home also earned a grade of B for its long-term care rating. This is a well above average grade in this category. Long-term care ratings of this caliber generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine medical care. Once we looked at the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination statistics. This nursing home vaccinated 90.346085 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which happens to be a bit less than we expected but still a decent percentage. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Short-term Care Quality
The next area we scored ended up being this facility's poorest area. Nevertheless, even in its worst category we still gave it a decent grade of B- in short-term care. In determining our short-term care ratings, we assess a nursing home's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other highly skilled individuals. This grade is considered to be a useful assessment of the nursing home's ability to rehabilitate patients. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final measure we considered in this area is the number of patients that eventually returned home from the nursing home. We found that just 5.1 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home. This figure was below the national average.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 9.06% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin due to remaining in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 3.84% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of residents that have had a major fall. Falls leading to serious injuries are considered to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. Major falls leading to injury are often the result of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 2.74% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are routinely linked to a nursing home with worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this statistic can be skewed for certain facilities due to different reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 15.92% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents who are given antipsychotic medication. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean that a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents in scenarios where such medications are not medically indicated. Nevertheless, some facilities may need to rely on these medications due to an increased number of patients suffering from Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 28.85% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients who were administered antianxiety drugs. These drugs are used to treat residents suffering from anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 8.85% of Patients
This is the percent of residents exhibiting signs of depression. Higher rates of depression may be an indicator worse patient care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 90.04% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients that were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 15.42% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients that required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 20.17% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of patients who were able to retain mobility over time. Preserving mobility is often a good sign for residents' health.
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 1.59 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric tracks the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is important to the physical health of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 20.17 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care. There is a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 13.78 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 72.12% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint measures the percentage of short-term care residents that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many would argue this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Paducah, KY
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-plus
Looking for more options? Paducah, Kentucky has 3 other nursing homes
- Lourdes HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 0.87 miles away1530 Lone Oak Road Paducah Kentucky 42003Voluntary non-profit - Church(270) 444-2444
- Baptist Health PaducahAcute Care Hospitals 0.91 miles away2501 Kentucky Avenue Paducah Kentucky 42003Voluntary non-profit - Church(270) 575-2100
- Massac Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 9.03 miles away28 Chick Street, PO Box 850 Metropolis Illinois 62960Government - Hospital District or Authority(618) 524-2176
- Marshall County HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 20 miles away615 Old Symsonia Road Benton Kentucky 42025Government - Hospital District or Authority(270) 527-4800
- Fmc - Dialysis of Paducah0.83 miles away1532 Lone Oak Road, Suite g15 Paducah Kentucky 42003Dialysis Stations: 17 (270) 443-0217
- Fmc - South Paducah3.23 miles away1061 Husband Rd Paducah Kentucky 42003Dialysis Stations: 16 (270) 442-5020
- Fmc - of Metropolis9.02 miles away20 Hospital Drive Metropolis Illinois 62960Dialysis Stations: 8 (618) 524-3046