Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive is located in York, Pennsylvania. This city has a total of 175,624 people. It looks like this nursing home is among the higher-rated facilities we looked at. A grade in this range requires very strong scores across the board. Not surprisingly, this turned out to be one of the five highest graded facilities in York. This facility was also given phenomenal ratings in all four of our categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive
- Nursing Home
- Home Health Agency
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Oncology Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a strong overall score, this nursing home also earned excellent health inspections in recent years. We gave it one of our best grades in that area, with an A. Our inspection ratings are based on many items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that score well in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. This nursing home was assessed 2 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none of the deficiencies were considered severe. This means that the inspectors didn't deem any of these deficiencies an imminent risk to resident health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
Contributing to its impressive resume, this facility also performed well in our short-term care area. In fact, it received a score of A- for that area. In our short-term care category, we strive to forge a sound measure for rehabilitation services. In doing so, we analyze the facility's level of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as speech therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we considered the percentage of residents that ultimately were able to return home from this facility. We found that 6.1 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
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Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home was given a strong long-term care grade as well. We awarded it one of our better scores in that category with a grade of B+. When nursing homes receive a grade in this range in long-term care it typically means it's well-staffed and is an overall good place to reside on a permanent basis. After considering the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination records. This facility vaccinated 98.81423 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which is far higher than the average nursing home. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Turning to our next area, this facility received a very strong nursing grade. Although this was not as good as several of its other category grades, this is nevertheless one of our more impressive scores a facility can receive. In calculating our nursing ratings, we look at both nursing hours and the skill levels of the nurses. This facility provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This place performed very well in the area of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 7.59% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents which developed new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We factor in this statistic in computing our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 3.37% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of residents who have had a fall resulting in serious injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 1.9% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes linked to poor hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 15.54% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure tells you the percentage of long-term stay residents receiving antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to confirm these medications are being used only where medically required. In some situations, increased usage of these drugs may mean a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 19.74% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric indicates the percentage of long-term care patients who are prescribed antianxiety drugs. These medications are commonly used to treat residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 3.12% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who are showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 88.22% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 14.84% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term stay residents that required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as moving around and bathing.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 21.64% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of residents that were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility is usually a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 1.31 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care. There is a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the overall quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 21.64 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. Avoiding rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the physical well-being of patients.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 8.92 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to assess short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Spiritrust Lutheran the Village at Sprenkle Drive, 72.59% Percentage of Resident
This metric is a measure of the percentage of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements.
Scores for York, PA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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