St Mary's D'youville Pavilion is in Lewiston, Maine. The city has a total of 36,592 people. We gave this nursing home an impressive overall score of A. This is ranked among the better facilities in Lewiston. This is an impressive achievement since the city has some quality facilities. As far as we can see, this facility ought to be a wonderful choice for just about anybody. Headlining this nursing home's exemplary report card is its inspection reports, which is addressed in the next paragraph.
St Mary's D'youville Pavilion
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Bariatric Care
- Oncology Care
- Colostomy Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Total Parenteral Nutrition
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, this nursing home earned an A+ inspection rating. This grade is based on the facility's recent government inspections. An A+ in this area is one of the best complements we can pay to a facility. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in computing these inspection scores. One key factor is health deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is usually more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some can be relatively insignificant. This place was hit with 5 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none were considered to be severe. This tells you that the government inspectors did not deem any of these deficiencies to pose an imminent risk to resident safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
Contributing to its top-shelf resume, this facility also performed well in our short-term care area. In fact, it received a score of A- for the area. Short-term care scores are based on the facility's quantity of highly-skilled highly skilled professionals. This includes a vast spectrum of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. However, according to the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 5.5 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
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Adding to its impressive resume, this nursing home also excelled in our nursing category. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- for that category. When determining our nursing grades, we factor in both the number of hours nurses spend with residents and the levels of licensure of the nurses. This facility provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality-based metrics and this facility excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place Maine in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as by having a protocol of moving a patient at least once a day.
Long-term Care Quality
In the final area, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for our long-term care rating. This topped off a very strong profile. Facilities that receive this type of score in long-term care typically provide consistent around the clock care to make sure patients are well cared for. Once we looked at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we next considered the facility's vaccination data. This nursing home vaccinated 93.97163 percent of its residents for pneumonia. Vaccines are vital to keeping residents out of the hospital. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
St Mary's D'youville Pavilion Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 5.93% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage resulting from remaining in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 3.79% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents that have experienced a fall which resulted in serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries could be an indication of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 3.3% of Patients had UTIs
This figure gauges the percent of long-term residents who sustained urinary tract infections. While more infections could reflect poorly on a facility's cleanliness, it is difficult to compare different nursing homes due to reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 20.55% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of residents who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many residents, it is important to ensure these drugs are being used appropriately. In some cases, increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 16.72% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of patients who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are given to residents experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 8.37% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care residents showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 94.73% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 14.81% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with ADL's may indicate the deterioration of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 27.47% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents who remained mobile levels.
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 0.94 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 27.47 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care. Avoiding the hospital during rehabilitation is important to restoring the physical abilities of patients.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 14.29 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to measure the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In St Mary's D'youville Pavilion, 74.15% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percentage of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements.
Scores for Lewiston, ME
- Overall Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of A
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
Looking for more options? Lewiston, Maine has 3 other nursing homes
- St Mary's Regional Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 0 miles away93 Campus Avenue - PO Box 291 Lewiston Maine 04243Voluntary non-profit - Private(207) 777-8100
- Central Maine Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 0.8 miles away300 Main Street Lewiston Maine 04240Voluntary non-profit - Private(207) 795-0111
- Stephens Memorial HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 17.92 miles away181 Main Street Norway Maine 04268Voluntary non-profit - Private(207) 743-5933