St Therese of Woodbury is a small non-profit facility located in Saint Paul, Minnesota. This nursing home is an A+ facility, which is the most impressive rating we offer. Even in a city of 31 nursing homes, this nursing home stands out. As you will see below, this facility performed just as well in our category grades. In fact, we gave it straight A's!
St Therese of Woodbury
- Nursing Home
- Home Health Agency
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Other
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
Top Nursing Home in Minnesota Awards 2019
Top Nursing Home in Minnesota Awards 2021
Registered Staff Hours
On top of receiving a great overall grade, this facility earned an A+ inspection grade. This score 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. Inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these items by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. While this nursing home had a few deficiencies on its report, none of them were severe based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
An additional reason we rated this nursing home so highly is that it received an A+ short-term care score. This is just about as strong as it gets in this area. In calculating our short-term care grades, we analyze the nursing home's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists and other types of therapists. The objective is to create a barometer for comparing the rehabilitation services of different nursing homes. This nursing home employs both physical therapists and registered nurses. Not all facilities employ these skilled professionals. The last metric we looked at in this category is the number of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We found that 6.8 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
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Long-term Care Quality
In the next category we looked at, this nursing home was given superb marks in the area of long-term care. For this reason, it was given one of our highest grades in that category with a of A+. When nursing homes receive a grade in this range in this category it generally means it's well-staffed and is a quality place to reside on a permanent basis. Once we assessed the amount of care provided by nurses, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination records. This facility vaccinated 98.48485 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which is an impressive figure. Pneumonia is often a dangerous ailment for nursing home residents so we prefer when a facility does not leave this to chance. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
The final category we looked at is nursing. This first-rate facility also dominated in this category, in which we gave it an A+. This rounded out a spectacular report card of A+'s. Our nursing category includes several factors, most of which are tied to nursing hours. This nursing home provides 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality-based metrics and this nursing home excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any nursing home the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can often be avoided by offering better nursing care, such as by employing a system of moving a resident even once per day.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
St Therese of Woodbury Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In St Therese of Woodbury, 6.69% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also referred to as bed sores, are routinely caused by residents staying in one position for too long. Better nursing care limits the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In St Therese of Woodbury, 4.21% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of long-term residents who experienced falls which caused major injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls may be an indicator of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In St Therese of Woodbury, 2.83% of Patients had UTIs
This figure is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents that sustained a urinary tract infection. While a higher rate infections may reflect poorly on a nursing home's hygiene protocols, it can be problematic to compare between facilities due to reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In St Therese of Woodbury, 16.64% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This gauges the percentage of long-term care patients taking antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to ensure these medications are being used only where medically required. In some cases, increased usage of these drugs may mean a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In St Therese of Woodbury, 12.33% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients who were given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are given to residents experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In St Therese of Woodbury, 4.58% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients showing symptoms of depression. Higher levels of depression may be a sign a lower level of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In St Therese of Woodbury, 93.31% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents who were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In St Therese of Woodbury, 13.09% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term patients that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as getting dressed and taking a bath.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In St Therese of Woodbury, 18.07% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of residents who remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility is often a good sign for residents' health.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In St Therese of Woodbury, 18.07 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term resident care. Staying out of the hospital during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the physical abilities of patients.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In St Therese of Woodbury, 12.51 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the overall quality of care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In St Therese of Woodbury, 76.76% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some believe this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Saint Paul, MN
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
- 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 A-minus
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