Peconic Landing at Southold is a small non-profit nursing home located in Greenport, New York. This proved to be an A+ rated facility, which is our top grade. You simply can't do much better than this facility. Keep reading to find this place's category scores, which are equally impressive. You really can't do much better than a straight A profile.
Peconic Landing at Southold
Updated May 1, 2022 by Sara Levinsohn
1500 Brecknock Road,
Greenport NY 11944
73.48% estimated occupancy 1
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a first rate facility overall, this facility also excelled in our inspections category, where it received an A+. Few nursing homes performed as well in this category. Perhaps the most important factor we consider in computing our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Facilities with higher grades in this area typically avoided the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. Although this facility had a few deficiencies on its government inspection report, none were serious based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
We also awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for its short-term care grade. Short-term care grades are often used to gauge a facility's rehabilitation services. To provide quality rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally need to feature higher levels of highly skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and other highly skilled individuals. Remarkably, this place provides about one and a half times as many hours of services from registered nurses and physical therapists than most facilities we looked at. This is an excellent sign. Lastly, we looked at the number of patients who returned home from this nursing home. In addition to excelling in the area of physical therapy hours, we found that it performed as well as just about any nursing home in the nation in this area with 73.5 percent of its patients returning home. Most nursing homes are below 50 percent in this metric.
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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. We analyzed the levels of nurses at the nursing home, as well as the number of hours the nurses spent with patients, in calculating our score in this category. This nursing home provided 5.3 hours of nursing care per resident on a daily basis, which is among the more impressive totals in the country. A significant percentage of those hours were provided by registered nurses, which are one of the most skilled levels of nurses. We were really impressed by both of these figures. On top of offering impressive levels of care, this facility also excelled in several of the quality measures we looked at. With below 5 percent of its residents suffering from pressure ulcers, it fared as well as any facility the nation in this category. This is often a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Many pressure ulcers could be prevented by offering better nursing care and a protocol of moving residents even once per day.
Long-term Care Quality
The last category we looked at is long-term care. This remarkable nursing home also excelled in this area, where it received an A+. This completed a flawless profile of straight A+'s. Nursing homes that excel in long-term care typically are well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to residents. One of the factors we considered on top of this facility's quality nursing hours is vaccinations. This facility administered the pneumonia vaccination to 99.346405 percent of its residents. Vaccines are a great way to avoid unnecessary deaths and hospitalizations for seniors. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. With only 1.04 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, this facility had fewer hospitalizations than the average nursing home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Peconic Landing at Southold Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 9.64% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of residents who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many experts to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are often the result of patients not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 3.1% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents who sustained a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injuries are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of nursing care . Major falls resulting in injury are routinely the result of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 2.09% of Patients had UTIs
This gauges the percentage of long-term residents that have sustained a UTI. UTI's may be an indicator of a nursing home with worse hygiene protocols. However, this datapoint can also be skewed for some nursing homes due to different reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 11.62% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percentage of patients given antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic medications are administered to patients for many conditions, including cognitive disorders. Unfortunately, in some cases, increased usage of these drugs may mean that a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 13.11% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents that are administered antianxiety medication. These medications are typically used to treat patients experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 13.02% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who are exhibiting signs of depression. Many argue this is a reliable measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 92.45% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 14.69% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents that required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with ADL's may be a sign of deterioration of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 18.9% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of residents who remained mobile levels over time. Preserving mobility is often a good sign for residents' health.
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 1.2 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is key to the physical health of nursing home patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 18.9 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term resident care. Minimizing rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the physical abilities of residents.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 8.78 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between keeping patients out of the emergency room and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Peconic Landing at Southold, 74.53% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percent of short-term stay residents who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
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