Riverdale Rehab and Care Community of Brighton is located in Brighton, Colorado. The city has 73,471 people. With an overall grade of B-, this is likely a middle of the road nursing home. Based on our assessment, there are certainly much worse places out there. The best part of this facility's profile is its remarkable inspection reports. Inspection reports are discussed in the next section.

Additional Details:

Accepts Medicare 1 :

Accepts Medicaid 1 : 109 Beds

CCRC :

For profit - Corporation

Resident Council:

Family Council:

Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Facility Inspections

A
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: A-Feb 19: A-Mar 19: A-Apr 19: AMay 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: AAug 20: A
Historical

While this facility's overall grade was not bad, it really excelled in the area of inspections. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A for that category, which is one of our best scores. Our inspection scores weigh several factors found on a facility's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we consider is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with higher scores in this area tend to have very few severe deficiencies. 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.

Nurse Quality

B
Oct 18: DNov 18: DDec 18: DJan 19: CFeb 19: CMar 19: CApr 19: CMay 19: CJun 19: CJul 19: B-Aug 19: B-Sep 19: B-Jan 20: BMar 20: BApr 20: BMay 20: BJun 20: BJul 20: BAug 20: B
Historical

This facility also excelled in nursing, where it earned an B. Nursing scores are largely associated with a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This facility provided 3 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 place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can typically be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.

Long-term Care Quality

B-
Oct 18: B+Nov 18: B+Dec 18: B+Jan 19: B+Feb 19: B+Mar 19: B+Apr 19: B+May 19: B+Jun 19: B+Jul 19: B+Aug 19: B+Sep 19: B+Jan 20: CMar 20: CApr 20: CMay 20: CJun 20: CJul 20: B-Aug 20: B-
Historical

The next category we graded is long-term care, where this nursing home was given a grade of B- in this category. If you are looking for anything other than rehabilitation, you should take a close look at each facility's long-term care scores. Once we finished looking at the amount of care provided by nurses, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination record. We were pleased to find that this facility vaccinates 99.49748 percent of its patients for pneumonia. This place keeps its patients out of the hospital. It had just 1.37 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days.

Short-term Care Quality

C
Oct 18: DNov 18: DDec 18: DJan 19: DFeb 19: DMar 19: DApr 19: DMay 19: DJun 19: DJul 19: CAug 19: CSep 19: CJan 20: CMar 20: CApr 20: CMay 20: CJun 20: CJul 20: CAug 20: C
Historical

The final area we looked at was short-term care. We awarded it a grade of C in that category. This is a perfectly acceptable grade in this category. Short-term care scores are based on a nursing home's quantity of skilled highly skilled professionals. This includes a broad spectrum of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, in addition to other forms of therapy. This nursing home employs both physical therapists and registered nurses. Not all facilities employ these skilled professionals. Finally, we considered the number of patients who returned home from this nursing home. We found that 40.5 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home. This figure was actually quite a bit below the national average.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
B-
State:
B+
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

Riverdale Rehab and Care Community of Brighton Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This tells you the percent of patients that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage due to remaining in one position for too long.

Provider
A+
2.48%
State
B+
5.66%
National
B
7.32%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This indicates the percent of residents who sustained a fall which resulted in serious injury.

Provider
B+
2.26%
State
B
3.62%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This is the percent of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many experts to be an indicator of nursing care . UTI's are routinely linked to poor nursing care. However, this metric may also be skewed for some facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for urinary tract infections.

Provider
B
2.28%
State
B+
2.02%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This datapoint tells you the percentage of long-term residents receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to ensure these medications are being used appropriately. In limited cases, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents.

Provider
F
36.4%
State
B
14.8%
National
B
14.18%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This metric is an indication of the percentage of long-term care patients receiving antianxiety medications.

Provider
B
19.13%
State
A-
11.74%
National
B
19.68%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

Measures the percent of long-term residents who are showing symptoms of depression. Many believe that this is a reasonable measure of quality of care.

Provider
B-
2.44%
State
B
3.17%
National
B+
5.07%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home patients, making these types of vaccines indispensable.

Provider
A
99.75%
State
B-
86.68%
National
B
92.05%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This indicates the percentage of residents that needed increased 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 deterioration of a patient's well-being.

Provider
A+
7.26%
State
B
14.22%
National
B
14.45%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This is the percent of patients that remained mobile levels over time. Preserving mobility is often a great sign for residents' health.

Provider
F
6.6%
State
B
16.77%
National
B
17.08%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of care.

Provider
B+
1.37
State
A-
1.26
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care.

Provider
A+
6.6
State
B
16.77
National
B
17.08

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is usually a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the overall quality of care.

Provider
D
15.73
State
B
10.79
National
B
10.26

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Platte Valley Medical Center 1.92 mi
1600 Prairie Center Pkwy Brighton Colorado 80601
(303) 498-1601
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
St Anthony North Health Campus 10.78 mi
14300 Orchard Pkwy Broomfield Colorado 80023
(720) 627-0000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
North Suburban Medical Center 13.16 mi
9191 Grant St Denver Colorado 80229
(303) 451-7800
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Good Samaritan Medical Center 15.35 mi
200 Exempla Circle Lafayette Colorado 80026
(303) 689-4000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Uchealth Broomfield Hospital 16.69 mi
11820 Destination Drive Broomfield Colorado 80021
(303) 460-6000
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary
Children's Hospital Colorado 17.06 mi
13123 E 16th Ave Aurora Colorado 80045
(720) 777-1234
Childrens
Voluntary non-profit - Private
University of Colorado Hospital Authority 17.12 mi
12605 E 16th Ave Aurora Colorado 80045
(720) 848-0000
Acute Care Hospitals
Government - Hospital District or Authority
National Jewish Health 18.76 mi
1400 Jackson St Denver Colorado 80206
(303) 388-4461
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private

Nearby Dialysis

Platte Valley Dialysis 1.9 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
1321 S 4th Ave Suite 100 Brighton Colorado 80601
(303) 654-8202
Brighton Dialysis (Dva) 2.16 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 12
4700 E Bromley Ln Ste 103 Brighton Colorado 80601
(303) 659-2511
North Metro Denver Dialysis (Dva) 11.68 mi
Dialysis Stations: 17
12365 Huron St Ste 500 Denver Colorado 80234
(303) 451-9093
Kidney Center of Northridge (Ara) 12.34 mi
Dialysis Stations: 21
1865 W 121st Ave, Ste 300c Denver Colorado 80234
(303) 429-9550
Thornton Kidney Center LLC (Ara) 13.62 mi
Dialysis Stations: 13
8451 Pearl Street Denver Colorado 80229
(303) 227-9981
Thornton Dialysis (Dva) 13.84 mi
CMS Rating: 5 stars
Dialysis Stations: 24
8800 Fox Dr Denver Colorado 80260
(303) 430-7020
Commerce City Dialysis (Dva) 13.86 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 18
6320 Holly St Commerce City Colorado 80022
(303) 853-4300
Montbello Dialysis 13.97 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
4834 Chambers Road Denver Colorado 80239
(303) 371-1502