St Joseph's Medical Center is one of four available nursing homes located in Bloomington, Illinois. We gave this nursing home an overall rating of A- which is an elite overall rating. Consequently, it is ranked among the highest graded nursing homes in Bloomington, which features some quality nursing homes. Based on our ratings, you can't go wrong with this place. This nursing home also received very consistent ratings in all of the major categories. More information about its category grades is available below.
St Joseph's Medical Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Aug 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
2200 East Washington Street,
Bloomington IL 61701
Top Nursing Home in Illinois Awards 2020
In addition to being a great nursing home overall, it also received A+ inspections in recent years. Its inspections were nearly flawless. Our inspection grades weigh several factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we consider is the number and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with higher grades in this category typically have very few of these severe deficiencies. While this facility had a few minor dings on its report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you that the government inspectors didn't 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
Contributing to its strong resume, this facility also performed well in our short-term care category. In fact, it received a grade of A- in that area. Short-term care grades are based on the nursing home's quantity of skilled nursing services. This means a broad scope of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, not to mention other variations of therapy. We were not able to track down information on registered nurse or physical therapy staffing for this nursing home. The final item we assessed in this area is the percentage of patients who were able to return home from the facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
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This facility is also strong in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of B+. It outperformed most nursing homes in this category. Our nursing score features a host of subcategories. The most important variable is the amount of time nurses spent with residents. This nursing home averages 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This place performed very well in terms of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Long-term Care Quality
In our last area, this facility also received a first-rate long-term care rating, with a B+. This completed a very favorable profile. If you are seeking services other than rehabilitation, you should take a close look at each nursing home's long-term care scores. Once we assessed the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination records. We were not able to track down information on vaccination rates. 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 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Scores for Bloomington, IL
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
Looking for more options? Bloomington, Illinois has 3 other nursing homes
- Fmc - Mclean County1.79 miles away1505 Eastland Medical Plaza Bloomington Illinois 61701Dialysis Stations: 20 (309) 663-7165
- Fmc - Normal Dialysis2.06 miles away1531 E College Avenue Normal Illinois 61761Dialysis Stations: 12 (309) 451-1171
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