Summer Meadows is one of four available nursing homes located in Longview, Texas. This nursing home was awarded an A- overall, which is one of our best grades. Indeed, this turned out to be substantially better than virtually all of the facilities in the city. If you look further down this page, you can see this facility's category grades, which are also quite good.
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- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Lata
301 Hollybrook Dr,
Longview TX 75605
107.74% estimated occupancy 1
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
Registered Staff Hours
One of the many reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it received a very impressive nursing grade. In this area, we gave this facility an A. In determining a facility's nursing rating, we weigh the quantity of hours nurses are caring for residents as well as the skill levels of those nurses. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This place performed very well in the area 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
We also want to emphasize the fact that this nursing home was given a high-end grade of A- in our long-term care category. Long-term care ratings in this range generally require both 24/7 care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. Once we looked at the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination record. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its patients against pneumonia. Vaccines are vital to keeping residents healthy. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
The third area we looked at is short-term care. Adding to its dominant resume, this nursing home also excelled in this category. In fact, we gave it a grade of of A- in the area. In the area of short-term care, we strive to assess measures of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. We assess a facility's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses and various therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Lastly, we considered the number of patients who were able to return home from this nursing home. We found that 5.7 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
Adding to its other impressive category grades, we awarded this facility a score of B+ for its inspection score. Perhaps the most critical factor we consider in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a facility's inspection reports. Facilities with better grades in this area typically dodged the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. While this place had some deficiencies on its inspection report, none of them were major deficiencies based on CMS' deficiency scale. A couple relatively minor deficiencies are not the end of the world.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Summer Meadows Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Summer Meadows, 7.17% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure measures the percent of long-term care patients who are suffering from pressure ulcers. Many experts believe that pressure ulcers are a reliable indicator of the quality of nursing care a facility provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Summer Meadows, 3.38% of Patients had Serious Falls
This gauges the percent of long-term patients who have had a fall resulting in severe injury. We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Summer Meadows, 1.52% of Patients had UTIs
This figure gauges the percentage of long-term care residents who experienced urinary tract infections. UTI's may be an indication of worse hygiene protocols. However, this metric may also be skewed for some nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Summer Meadows, 10.14% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint tells you the percent of long-term patients which are given antipsychotic drugs. Excessive reliance on these medications may suggest a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents in scenarios where such medications aren't medically indicated. However, some facilities need to rely on these drugs due to having more patients suffering from cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Summer Meadows, 22.67% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Summer Meadows, 4.84% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients who are showing signs of depression. High levels of depression could reveal a lower level of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Summer Meadows, 93.69% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term residents that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for seniors, making these types of vaccines critical to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Summer Meadows, 17.58% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Summer Meadows, 13.47% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term residents that remained mobile levels. Many would argue that mobility is important for patients mental and physical well-being.
In Summer Meadows, 1.89 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Summer Meadows, 13.47 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Summer Meadows, 11.91 Percentage of Patients
This metric tracks the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to assess short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Summer Meadows, 66.29% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint measures the percent of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some believe that this is a reliable measure of rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Longview, TX
- Overall Rating has a grade of D
- Nurse Rating has a grade of F
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of F
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
Looking for more options? Longview, Texas has 3 other nursing homes
- Longview Regional Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 0.69 miles away2901 N Fourth St Longview Texas 75605Proprietary(903) 758-1818
- Christus Good Shepherd Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 2.17 miles away700 E Marshall Ave Longview Texas 75601Voluntary non-profit - Private(903) 927-6712
- Fourth Street Dialysis0.64 miles away3101 North 4th St Suite B Longview Texas 75605Dialysis Stations: 13 (903) 234-0112
- Renal Treatment Center - Southeast Lp2.3 miles away3110 H G Mosley Pkwy Longview Texas 75605CMS Rating: 2 stars Dialysis Stations: 36 (430) 240-8224
- Trc Kilgore Dialysis Center11.98 miles away209 Hwy 42 North Kilgore Texas 75662CMS Rating: 3 stars Dialysis Stations: 16 (903) 988-8200
- Renal Care Group - Gilmer17.49 miles away812 Us Highway 271 N Gilmer Texas 75644Dialysis Stations: 15 (903) 841-7000
- Gilmer Dialysis18.1 miles away510 Us Hwy 271 N Gilmer Texas 75644Dialysis Stations: 12 (903) 843-9886