Saint Joseph Care Center is one of four facilities in Louisville, Ohio. We gave this nursing home a respectable overall score of C. Interestingly, this is the highest graded nursing home in Louisville. Based on our assessment, this place has some redeeming qualities. One of the best aspects of this nursing home's report card is its exemplary inspection rating, which we will address in the next paragraph.

Additional Details:

Accepts Medicare 1 : TrueA checkmark indicating true.

Accepts Medicaid 1 : 99 Beds TrueA checkmark indicating true.

CCRC : FalseUsed to indicate false.

Non profit - Church related

Resident Council: TrueA checkmark indicating true.

Family Council: FalseUsed to indicate false.

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-May 19: AJun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: AAug 20: A
Historical

This facility received a solid overall grade as described above, but we really wanted to emphasize its nearly flawless government inspections in recent years. We gave them an A in this category. Inspection ratings are tied to items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this category have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. Amazingly, this was one of the few nursing homes in the country that had no deficiencies whatsoever on its inspection report. This is very impressive. This is definitely an excellent sign for this facility.

Nurse Quality

B-
Oct 18: BNov 18: BDec 18: BJan 19: B+Feb 19: BMay 19: BJun 19: BJul 19: B+Aug 19: B+Sep 19: B+Jan 20: B-Mar 20: B-Apr 20: B-May 20: B-Jun 20: B-Jul 20: B-Aug 20: B-
Historical

We also gave this nursing home a decent score in the category of nursing care, with a grade of B-. Our nursing score is largely associated with a facility's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 3.8 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing scores also weigh quality-based measures, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed above average in this area.

Long-term Care Quality

B-
Oct 18: B-Nov 18: B-Dec 18: B-Jan 19: CFeb 19: CMay 19: CJun 19: CJul 19: CAug 19: CSep 19: CJan 20: B-Mar 20: B-Apr 20: B-May 20: B-Jun 20: B-Jul 20: B-Aug 20: B-
Historical

We also awarded this facility a solid score in the category of long-term care, where we gave it a grade of B-. Long-term care grades assess a facility's assistance with daily living rather than the highly skilled therapy or healthcare services that are critical to a skilled nursing facility. On top of assessing the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home administered the vaccine to 98.20359 percent of its residents. This facility keeps its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.66 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.

Short-term Care Quality

F
Oct 18: DNov 18: DDec 18: DJan 19: DFeb 19: DMay 19: DJun 19: DJul 19: DAug 19: DSep 19: DJan 20: FMar 20: FApr 20: FMay 20: FJun 20: FJul 20: FAug 20: F
Historical

This facility's worst area is short-term care, which is the last category we scored. Sadly, it received an abysmal F in this area. Despite some decent scores in other categories, this score is still concerning so we wanted to make sure you are aware. Our short-term care ratings are arguably more important for individuals needing rehabilitation from their nursing home. Rehabilitation usually utilizes higher levels of highly-skilled nursing services. This means not merely nursing, but also physical and respiratory therapy, as well as other forms of therapy. Given its grade in this area, we weren't stunned to find that this place is well below average in terms of the number of physical therapy and registered nurse hours offered to its residents based on the data we assessed. Honestly, this was what we expected to find. Finally, we assessed the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that just 30.4 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
C
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

Saint Joseph Care Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is the percent of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a measure of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are often the result of residents not being moved frequently enough.

Provider
A-
4.64%
State
B+
6.81%
National
B
7.34%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This figure gauges the percent of long-term patients who suffered falls which caused severe injury. This is one of the statistics we use in determining our nursing ratings.

Provider
B
2.99%
State
B
3.52%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This measures the percentage of long-term stay patients that experienced a UTI. UTI's may be a sign of poor nursing care. However, this statistic may be skewed for some nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for these infections.

Provider
B-
3.02%
State
B+
2.04%
National
B
2.66%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This is the percentage of patients given antipsychotic medications. These medications may be used for several medical conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.

Provider
A-
8.05%
State
B
13.98%
National
B
14.15%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This is the percent of patients prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are administered to residents suffering from anxiety and depression.

Provider
B-
22.58%
State
B
21.49%
National
B
19.69%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

Measures the percent of long-term care patients exhibiting symptoms of depression.

Provider
B+
1.23%
State
C
15.32%
National
B+
5.11%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This datapoint measures the percent of long-term care patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for seniors, making these vaccines critical to patient care.

Provider
B
97.49%
State
B
92.09%
National
B
92.01%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This metric measures the percent of long-term residents that needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as getting dressed and continence. Some experts argue this is a reliable measure of a patient's well-being.

Provider
B+
12.5%
State
B
15.22%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents who retained mobility levels.

Provider
A
25.39%
State
B
17.92%
National
B
17.10%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. There is generally a correlation between staying out of the hospital and the quality of long-term care.

Provider
A+
0.68
State
B+
1.5
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and the quality of rehabilitation services.

Provider
D
25.39
State
B
17.92
National
B
17.10

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Measures the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.

Provider
D
15.45
State
B
10.51
National
B
10.26

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This indicates the percentage of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Higher levels of autonomy with ADL's often correlates with better rehabilitation.

Provider
B
69.14%
State
B
67.21%
National
B
68.02%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

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