Scioto Community is a large nursing home located in Columbus, Ohio. We awarded it an overall grade of C, which is a middle of the road score. This grade isn't too far off the city grade for Columbus, which is a B-. The best part of this facility's profile was is its inspection score. We discuss inspections in the next paragraph.

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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Facility Inspections

B+
Oct 18: CNov 18: CDec 18: B-Jan 19: B-Feb 19: B-May 19: B+Jun 19: B+Jul 19: B+Aug 19: B+Sep 19: A-Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: B+May 20: B+Jun 20: B+Jul 20: B+Aug 20: B+
Historical

While this facility received a decent overall grade, its inspections grade is notably better than its overall grade. Due to a strong health inspection report this year, it received a strong score in that category with a grade of B+. Inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can learn more about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. While this facility had some deficiencies on its inspection report, none of them were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. A couple minor deficiencies should not stop you from considering a nursing home.

Short-term Care Quality

B+
Oct 18: B-Nov 18: B-Dec 18: B-Jan 19: BFeb 19: BMay 19: B+Jun 19: B+Jul 19: BAug 19: BSep 19: BJan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: B+May 20: B+Jun 20: B+Jul 20: B+Aug 20: B+
Historical

Another one of this facility's better category scores was in the area of short-term care. In that category, we gave this nursing home a grade of B+. It actually fared better than most nursing homes in this area. In the area of short-term care, we endeavor to qualify measures of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. We assess a nursing home's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses and physical and occupational therapists. We were pleased to find that this nursing home employs both registered nurses and physical therapists. The same can't be said for all nursing homes. Lastly, we considered the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. This proved to be a real strength for this facility. It outperformed the vast majority of nursing homes in the nation in this area with 59.1 percent of its residents returning home. This is a much higher rate than most facilities.

Long-term Care Quality

C
Oct 18: DNov 18: DDec 18: CJan 19: CFeb 19: CMay 19: DJun 19: DJul 19: DAug 19: DSep 19: DJan 20: DMar 20: FApr 20: FMay 20: FJun 20: FJul 20: CAug 20: C
Historical

This facilities next best category is long-term care. We awarded it a C in this category. This is essentially a middle of the road score in this area. In our long-term care rating, we focus on the quantity of services offered by a nursing home, as well as a handful of quality datapoints. After considering the volume of nursing care, we turned to the facility's vaccination statistics. We were optimistic to discover that this facility vaccinates 100 percent of its patients against pneumonia. The last statistic we assessed was the nursing home's hospitalization rate. Here we found that this nursing home had 1.97 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is not too far off the national average.

Nurse Quality

D
Oct 18: CNov 18: CDec 18: CJan 19: B-Feb 19: B-May 19: B-Jun 19: B-Jul 19: CAug 19: CSep 19: CJan 20: B-Mar 20: B-Apr 20: DMay 20: DJun 20: DJul 20: DAug 20: D
Historical

This facility's least impressive area is nursing, which is the last area we assessed. For this category, we gave this facility a grade of D. Nursing grades are based largely on quality and quantity of nursing care. This place provided just 3.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. To pair with its low totals in the area of nursing hours per patient, this facility also didn't perform as well in the quality-based measures we looked at in determining our nursing scores. We looked at the percent of residents experiencing major falls and pressure ulcers. This place had more pressure ulcers and falls than the average facility.

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

Scioto Community Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This tells you the percentage of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of residents not being moved frequently enough.

Provider
B-
8.37%
State
B+
6.81%
National
B
7.32%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This is the percentage of patients that suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to severe injuries are often the result of lower quality nursing care. Better nursing protocols can reduce the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.

Provider
B-
3.97%
State
B
3.52%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This is the percentage of patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many experts to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are often caused by worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this statistic could be skewed for certain facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for urinary tract infections.

Provider
A-
0.85%
State
B+
2.04%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This is the percentage of patients given antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic drugs are given to patients for a variety of conditions, such as cognitive disorders. Unfortunately, in some situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean that a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.

Provider
A
7.06%
State
B
13.98%
National
B
14.18%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This figure measures the percent of long-term patients who were given antianxiety medication. These drugs are typically prescribed to residents experiencing depression or anxiety.

Provider
D
30.21%
State
B
21.49%
National
B
19.68%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This indicates the percentage of residents who are exhibiting signs of depression.

Provider
D
7.34%
State
C
15.32%
National
B+
5.07%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This indicates the percentage of residents who were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.

Provider
B+
98.94%
State
B
92.09%
National
B
92.05%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This tells you the percentage of residents who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with ADL's may be a sign of the deterioration of a resident's medical condition.

Provider
B-
15.91%
State
B
15.22%
National
B
14.45%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents that maintained mobility.

Provider
A
23.3%
State
B
17.92%
National
B
17.08%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This datapoint is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.

Provider
C
1.97
State
B+
1.5
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. There is usually a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the quality of rehabilitation services.

Provider
D
23.3
State
B
17.92
National
B
17.08

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This is the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is usually a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the quality of rehabilitation.

Provider
C
12.42
State
B
10.51
National
B
10.26

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This indicates the percent of short-term stay residents who saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.

Provider
C
59.81%
State
B
67.21%
National
B
68.03%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Nationwide Children's Hospital 4.93 mi
700 Children's Drive Columbus Ohio 43205
(614) 722-2000
Childrens
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Grant Medical Center 5.49 mi
111 South Grant Avenue Columbus Ohio 43215
(614) 566-9000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Church
Mount Carmel West 5.51 mi
793 West State Street Columbus Ohio 43222
(614) 234-5000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Twin Valley Behavioral Healthcare 6.26 mi
2200 West Broad Street Columbus Ohio 43223
(614) 752-0333
Psychiatric
Government - Local
Ohio State University Hospitals 7.97 mi
410 West 10th Avenue Columbus Ohio 43210
(614) 293-9700
Acute Care Hospitals
Government - State
Doctors Hospital 9.12 mi
5100 West Broad Street Columbus Ohio 43228
(614) 544-1000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Church
Riverside Methodist Hospital 10.62 mi
3535 Olentangy River Rd Columbus Ohio 43214
(614) 566-5000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Diley Ridge Medical Center 11.2 mi
7911 Diley Road Canal Winchester Ohio 43110
(614) 838-7910
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private

Nearby Dialysis

Kidney Center of Columbus South 3.16 mi
Dialysis Stations: 20
2046 Lockbourne Rd Columbus Ohio 43207
(614) 449-7300
Davita - Grove City Dialysis 4.08 mi
Dialysis Stations: 8
4155 Kelnor Drive Grove City Ohio 43123
(614) 801-0323
Nationwide Childrens Hospital 4.93 mi
Dialysis Stations: 7
700 Childrens Dr t6a Columbus Ohio 43205
(614) 722-4859
Davita - Columbus Downtown Dialysis 5.13 mi
Dialysis Stations: 24
415 East Mound Street Columbus Ohio 43215
(614) 228-1773
Fmc - Grant Park 5.4 mi
Dialysis Stations: 9
393 East Town Street Suite 111 Columbus Ohio 43215
(614) 469-0070
Fmc - Grove City 5.46 mi
CMS Rating: 2 stars
Dialysis Stations: 16
3149 Farm Bank Way Groveport Ohio 43125
(614) 875-2349
Fmc - Greater Columbus Regional Dialysis, LLC 5.47 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 30
285 E. State St., Suite 170 Columbus Ohio 43215
(614) 228-9114
Fmc - Mt. Carmel West 5.54 mi
Dialysis Stations: 20
745 West State St Suite 660 Columbus Ohio 43222
(614) 224-2344