Located in Stow, Ohio, Stow Glen Health Care Center is one of four facilities in this city. This is a quality facility, with an overall grade of B. This nursing home truly has plenty of good features. We were also pleased to find that this nursing home didn't have any weak links in any of the major categories. More information about these categories is available below.
Stow Glen Health Care Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
Short-term Care Quality
To go along with its strong overall score, we awarded this facility a grade of A for short-term care. In computing our short-term care scores, we look at a facility's levels of skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other licensed professionals. This rating is frequently a fair assessment of a facility's rehabilitation services. Unfortunately, we were not able to find information on registered nurse or physical therapy staffing for this nursing home. The last statistic we assessed in this category is the number of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We discovered that 6.4 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
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. Nursing scores are mostly based on the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This facility 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.
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Adding to its impressive category grades, we awarded this nursing home a grade of B+ for our inspections rating. Arguably the most important factor we look at in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a facility's inspection reports. Places with higher scores in this area most likely dodged the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. Although this place had some deficiencies on its report, none were severe based on CMS' scale. The fact that the deficiencies were relatively minor leaves us less concerned with this inspection report.
Long-term Care Quality
The next category we analyzed was long-term care. We gave this nursing home a grade of C in this category. Our long-term care scores are more critical for those needing more conventional services associated with personal care. Once we finished looking at the volume of nursing care, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination data. We were a bit concerned this nursing home vaccinated only 78.1457 percent of its residents for pneumonia. Nevertheless, this nursing home keeps its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Stow Glen Health Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 7.61% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents who suffer from pressure ulcers . We factor in this statistic in computing both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 3.74% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of residents that have had a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injury are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Falls which result in injury are often caused by lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 1.71% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 13.23% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents which are prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Increased usage of these drugs may indicate that a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents in scenarios where such medications aren't medically required. Nevertheless, some nursing homes may need to rely more on these drugs due to having more residents with cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 22.46% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of residents who were given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are administered to residents suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 20.26% of Patients
This is the percent of residents who are showing depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 90.12% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents who were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home residents, making these types of vaccines important for resident well-being.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 14.88% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and taking a bath.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 16.29% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term residents who were able to retain mobility. Some experts would argue that the ability to move around is critical to patients mental and physical well-being.
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 1.36 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Keeping residents out of the hospital is critical to maintaining the physical health of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 16.29 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Stow Glen Health Care Center, 75.25% Percentage of Resident
Measures the percent of short-term patients that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some would argue that this is a reasonable measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Stow, OH
- Overall Rating has a grade of F
- Nurse Rating has a grade of D
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of F
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of D
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
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