Located in Olympia, Washington, Providence Mother Joseph Care Center is one of four available nursing homes in the area. This nursing home received a superb overall score of A-, resulting in it being ranked among the highest rated facilities in Olympia. This really is an impressive achievement since the city offers plenty of very solid nursing homes. We simply can not say enough great things about this place. The best aspect of this facility's strong report card is its nursing rating. Nursing grades are discussed in the next paragraph
Providence Mother Joseph Care Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Medication Management
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to a phenomenal overall grade, this facility also received A+ nursing grade. In computing a facility's nursing score, we assess the quantity of hours nurses are seeing patients as well as the skill levels of those nurses. This facility provided 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well when it comes to minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
This facility received high marks in the area of short-term care. For this reason, it received one of our most impressive grades in that area with a score of A+. Our short-term care grade is typically used to score a nursing home's rehabilitation services. In order to have highly graded rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to have higher levels of skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and other highly skilled individuals. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we looked at the number of residents who returned home from this nursing home. We found that 5.8 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
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This facility has received near flawless health inspections in recent years. We awarded them an impressive grade of A- in this category. Perhaps the most critical factor we look at in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Facilities with higher scores in this category typically avoided the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. Fortunately, although this facility had some minor dings on its report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are ones found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. The fact that the deficiencies were relatively minor made us feel better about this inspection report.
Long-term Care Quality
The next area we looked at is long-term care. This nursing home was awarded a very good long-term care grade this year, with a grade of B-. While this is not nearly as good as several of its other grades, this remains an acceptable rating for that area. Long-term care grades are meaningful for residents seeking personal care. In addition to assessing the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its residents. This facility was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. It had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Providence Mother Joseph Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 7.09% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin due to staying in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 2.86% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of residents who have had a major fall. Falls leading to serious injuries are often associated with poor nursing care. More supervision limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 2.28% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of residents that sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections may be linked to poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 13.8% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint indicates the percentage of long-term patients taking antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs serve an important medical purpose, it is important to make sure these medications are being used appropriately. In some situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 12.29% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of long-term care patients who were administered antianxiety medication. These medications are generally used to treat residents suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 13.74% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents exhibiting symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 93.71% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients that have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 13.94% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents that required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living could indicate the erosion of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 21.78% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of patients who remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility is often a good sign for residents' health.
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 1 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 21.78 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 10.98 Percentage of Patients
This is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to assess patient well-being during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Providence Mother Joseph Care Center, 74.42% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint measures the percent of short-term stay residents who experienced functional improvements.
Scores for Olympia, WA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-plus
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