Skylyn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
1705 Skyln Drive Ofc, Spartanburg SC 29307 · (864) 582-8839 · 63.07% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Aug 1, 2020 · By Sara Levinsohn
Skylyn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is located in Spartanburg, South Carolina. This facility is among the most impressive facilities we found. This nursing home received one of the highest ratings we offer. You flat out can not do any better than this nursing home. We also gave this facility phenomenal scores in all of the major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
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For profit - Corporation
Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)
We also wanted to emphasize the fact that this facility has received near flawless health inspections recently. We awarded them an impressive grade of A+ in this area. Inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these factors by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. While this nursing home had a few minor dings on its inspection report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are labeled as categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you that the inspectors did not consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
To add to its first-rate achievements in other areas, we gave this nursing home a score of A- for its long-term care grade. Nursing homes that receive this type of grade in long-term care typically provide consistent around the clock care to ensure patients are well cared for. Clearly we were satisfied with our findings for this category.
Short-term Care Quality
Additionally, this facility also was awarded favorable short-term care grades this year. Indeed, we awarded it one of our stronger scores in that category, with a score of B+. In the category of short-term care, we seek to evaluate indicators of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. We assess a facility's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and physical therapists. Unfortunately, it doesn't appear that this nursing home provided information about its staffing of registered nurses or physical therapists. The last datapoint we considered in this area is the percentage of residents that eventually returned home from the nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
Switching gears to our next category, this nursing home also excelled in our nursing category. In fact, we gave it a B+ for this category. This rounded out a first-rate profile. In calculating a nursing home's nursing score, we weigh the number of hours nurses are seeing patients and the levels of training of those nurses. This nursing home averages 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can typically be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Skylyn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Short-term Care: ER Visits
This metric tracks the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
This metric measures the percentage of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements.
Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better