3104 Blackiston Blvd - Progressive Care Unit, New Albany IN 47150 · (812) 941-8300 · 88.18% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Aug 1, 2020 · By Nick Lata
Southern Indiana Rehabilitation Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility is located in New Albany, Indiana, a city with a population of 47,472 people. Sporting an overall score of A, this is undoubtedly a world class facility. We also wanted to point out that this facility is based in a hospital. Typically, this indicates that more intensive medical services are available. Scroll down to see this facility's category ratings, which are also strong. It would be hard to poke holes in this nursing home's profile.
Accepts Medicare 1 :
Accepts Medicaid 1 :
For profit - Partnership
Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)
On top of being a first rate facility overall, this nursing home performed well in the area of inspections, where it received an A+. Very few places fared as well in this area. Arguably the most important factor we consider in computing our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Places with better grades in this area typically dodged the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. While this place had some minor dings on its report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This means that the government 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.
Short-term Care Quality
Among its many impressive scores, this nursing home was awarded a strong short-term care grade. In fact, we gave it a score of A in this area. In crafting these short-term care scores, we assess the facility's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses, respiratory therapists, physical therapists and other types of skilled professionals. The objective is to create a barometer for sizing up the rehabilitation services of different nursing homes. This facility provides more services with registered nurses and physical therapists than most facilities we looked at. The final datapoint we looked at in this category is the number of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We found that it performed as well as just about any nursing home in Indiana in this area with 70.5 percent of its residents returning home. For most facilities, fewer than half of their short-term residents are able to return home.
Does this page answer your questions about Southern Indiana Rehabilitation Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility?
Long-term Care Quality
The next category we assessed is long-term care. Contributing to its dominant profile, this facility also excelled in that area. In fact, it received a grade of of A for that area. Facilities that receive this kind of grade in long-term care typically provide consistent around the clock care to make sure residents are kept in good health. One of the datapoints we considered in addition to nursing hours was vaccines. It does not look like this nursing home submitted information on its vaccination levels. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it 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.
The last category we looked at is nursing. In this category, we gave this facility an above average grade of B. Our nursing grade consists of quite a few subcategories, but the paramount consideration is the quantity of nurse hours spent with patients. This facility provided 4.3 hours of nursing care per resident each day. This is an extremely impressive figure which typically corresponds with quality care. Finally, this nursing home also excelled in the quality measures we looked at. It performed as well as any facility Indiana in the area of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.