With an address in Lake Charles, Louisiana, St Martin De Porres Multi-Care Center is one of seven available facilities in the city. This is a decent facility, with an overall grade of C. This grade is not too far off the city grade for Lake Charles, which is a B-. One of the highlights of this nursing home's report card is its impressive inspection reports, which we will address in the next section.

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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Facility Inspections

A-
Oct 18: B+Nov 18: B+Dec 18: B+Jan 19: B+Feb 19: BMar 19: BApr 19: B+May 19: B+Jun 19: A-Jul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: A-Mar 20: A-Apr 20: A-May 20: A-Jun 20: A-Jul 20: A-Aug 20: A-
Historical

The main reason this ended up being a decent nursing home is that it earned an elite inspection score. In fact, its inspection score was far superior to its overall grade. In the inspections category, we gave this facility an A-. Inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can find more information about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This nursing home was hit with 4 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none were considered to be severe deficiencies. This tells you that the inspectors did not deem any of the deficiencies to create an immediate risk to patient health or safety. A couple minor deficiencies should not lead you to cross a nursing home off your list.

Long-term Care Quality

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

This nursing home also was given an impressive grade in our long-term care category. We awarded this nursing home a better than average grade of B+ in that area. Long-term care scores of this caliber generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine medical care. In addition to considering the volume of care provided by aids and other staff, we also looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility gave the vaccine to 99.81917 percent of its residents, which is higher than most nursing homes. Lastly, we looked at the facility's number of hospitalizations. Here we found that this facility had 4.08 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days. While this admittedly wasn't as favorable as some of its other scores in this area, this number can be skewed for some facilities due to the medical complexity of residents.

Nurse Quality

D
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Historical

Another strength of this nursing home is its favorable grade in nursing. We gave them one of our better scores in that area, with an D. When computing our nursing grades, we look at both the number of hours nurses spend with residents and the skill levels of those nurses. This particular nursing home provided 3.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day, which is below average. To go along with its below average total nursing hours per patient, this nursing home had really poor scores in some of the quality-based metrics we looked at in determining our nursing ratings. We looked at the percent of patients sustaining falls leading to major injury. This place was at more than 1.5 times the national average in this statistic. This is concerning in light of the fact that many falls could be prevented with better nursing care. This ended up sealing the nursing home's fate of receiving a poor nursing score.

Short-term Care Quality

F
Oct 18: DNov 18: DDec 18: DJan 19: DFeb 19: DMar 19: FApr 19: DMay 19: DJun 19: DJul 19: DAug 19: DSep 19: DJan 20: FMar 20: FApr 20: FMay 20: FJun 20: FJul 20: FAug 20: F
Historical

The next category we scored was short-term care, which proved to be this facility's least impressive category. We gave it a lowly F in this category, which is clearly a major disappointment. Short-term care ratings are crucial for patients needing rehabilitation. Rehabilitation usually utilizes additional highly-skilled nursing. This includes a vast spectrum of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. Considering its grade in this area, we were not stunned to learn that this nursing home is well below average in terms of the number of registered nurse and physical therapy hours provided to its patients based on the data we looked at. The last statistic we considered in this category is the percentage of patients that who were able to eventually return home from the facility. This facility struggled quite a bit in this metric as well, with just 14.6 percent of its residents returning home. This was well below the national average.

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

St Martin De Porres Multi-Care Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is the percentage of patients that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, which are also referred to as bed sores, are routinely caused by residents not being moved frequently enough.

Provider
B
6.45%
State
B-
9.15%
National
B
7.33%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This is the percent of patients that suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in major injury are often linked to lower quality nursing care. Additional nurse staffing can limit the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.

Provider
C
5.06%
State
B
3.46%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This statistic is an indication of the percent of long-term care residents which have experienced UTI's. UTI's could be an indication of worse hygiene protocols. However, this statistic could also be misleading for certain nursing homes due to inconsistent reporting standards for infections.

Provider
B+
1.65%
State
B
2.62%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This statistic measures the percentage of long-term patients who were prescribed antipsychotic medication. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior in situations where such drugs are not medically required. However, some nursing homes may need to rely more on these medications due to an increased number of residents suffering from cognitive disorders.

Provider
F
39.66%
State
B
15.41%
National
B
14.17%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term residents which were given antianxiety medication. These medications are given to patients suffering from depression or anxiety.

Provider
F
47.25%
State
B-
23.51%
National
B
19.67%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients showing depressive symptoms.

Provider
A+
0%
State
A
1.04%
National
B+
5.09%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these types of vaccines vital to patient care.

Provider
A-
99.27%
State
B
90.54%
National
B
92.04%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This indicates the percent of residents who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living may be a sign of the erosion of a patient's well-being.

Provider
F
25.46%
State
B
15.81%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This metric tracks the percentage of long-term residents that maintained mobility. Many would argue that mobility is critical to residents' well-being.

Provider
A+
30.53%
State
B-
14.95%
National
B
17.10%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This datapoint measures the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.

Provider
F
3.66
State
C
2.42
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This datapoint measures the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.

Provider
F
30.53
State
B+
14.95
National
B
17.10

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.

Provider
F
17.09
State
B-
11.66
National
B
10.27

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital 2.1 mi
1701 Oak Park Blvd Lake Charles Louisiana 70601
(337) 494-3000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Christus Ochsner St Patrick Hospital 3.63 mi
524 Dr Michael Debakey Street Lake Charles Louisiana 70601
(337) 436-2511
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Christus Ochsner Lake Area Hospital 5.56 mi
4200 Nelson Road Lake Charles Louisiana 70605
(337) 474-6370
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital 12.16 mi
701 East Cypress Street Sulphur Louisiana 70663
(337) 527-7034
Acute Care Hospitals
Government - Hospital District or Authority

Nearby Dialysis

Fkc - East Lake Charles 2 mi
Dialysis Stations: 25
3214 Venture Park Drive Lake Charles Louisiana 70615
(337) 478-9585
Fmcna - Central Lake Charles Dx 3.13 mi
CMS Rating: 3 stars
Dialysis Stations: 21
2309 Ryan St Lake Charles Louisiana 70601
(337) 436-5406
Davita - Lake Charles Southwest Dialysis 3.23 mi
CMS Rating: 3 stars
Dialysis Stations: 17
300 18th St Lake Charles Louisiana 70601
(337) 433-6831
Fkc - Calcasieu Parish 11.57 mi
Dialysis Stations: 17
1000 Beglis Parkway Sulphur Louisiana 70663
(337) 625-6777
Davita - Sulphur 12.67 mi
CMS Rating: 3 stars
Dialysis Stations: 12
944 S Beglis Pkway Sulphur Louisiana 70663
(337) 626-0774