300 Clynelish Close, Pittsboro NC 27312 · (919) 545-2660 · 29.37% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Aug 1, 2020 · By Nick Lata
The Arbor is one of just a couple facilities located in Pittsboro, North Carolina. After receiving an overall grade of A, this facility is ranked among the most impressive nursing homes we looked at. We ranked this nursing home as one of the top 100 facilities in North Carolina, which is a distinguished list. If you scroll down, you will see this place's category ratings, which are also quite good.
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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)
In addition to being an elite facility overall, this nursing home also excelled in our inspections category, where it received an A+. Few places fared as well in this area. Arguably the most important factor we look at in calculating our inspection grades is deficiencies. Deficiencies are found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Nursing homes with better grades in this category most likely dodged the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. Although this facility had a few deficiencies on its government inspection report, none of them were major deficiencies based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
Compounding its dominant achievements in other areas, we gave this nursing home a score of A- for our long-term care rating. Facilities that receive this type of score in this category typically provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are kept in good health. On the whole this looks like a solid option in terms of its long-term care rating.
Short-term Care Quality
Contributing to its strong resume, this nursing home also received an excellent short-term care score, with a score of A-. In calculating our short-term care grades, we scrutinize the nursing home's levels of skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other highly skilled individuals. This category is typically a useful measure of a facility's ability to rehabilitate patients. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like this facility provided information about its staffing of registered nurses or physical therapists. The final item we assessed in this area is the percentage of residents who eventually returned home from the nursing home. It fared better than most nursing homes in this area with 54 percent of its patients returning home.
In the final category we scored, this facility was given a very strong grade of B+ in our nursing category. With this grade, the nursing home completed a first-rate report card. Nursing scores are tied to nurse staffing levels. This nursing home provides 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can often be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
The Arbor Quality Metrics
Short-term Care: ER Visits
This is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
Measures the percent of short-term residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Many believe this is a reasonable measure of a facility's rehabilitation performance.
Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better