The Bishop Spencer Place is located in Kansas City, Missouri, which appears to have more than 20 nursing homes. Sporting an overall score of A+, this nursing home is ranked among the highest-rated nursing homes we looked at. We were so impressed with this facility that we ranked it as one of the top 500 facilities in the nation. One of the major highlights of this facility's remarkable report card is its long-term care grade. Long-term care grades are discussed in the next section.

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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Long-term Care Quality

A+
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: ADec 18: AJan 19: AFeb 19: AMay 19: A-Jun 19: A-Jul 19: B+Aug 19: B+Sep 19: B+Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

In addition to being a first rate facility overall, this nursing home also fared well in long-term care, where it received an A+. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. When nursing homes receive this kind of grade in long-term care it is usually a good sign for patient care and indicates that the facility is well-staffed with nurses aids. On top of very favorable nursing hour statistics, this nursing home's vaccination record is top notch as well. Indeed, it vaccinated 100 percent of its patients for pneumonia. Finally, we looked at the nursing home's number of hospitalizations. We found that this facility had 2.11 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days.

Short-term Care Quality

A+
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

This facility also received an A+ short-term care grade, rendering it one of the few nursing homes to be given multiple A+ category grades. Our short-term care ratings are presumably more critical for residents needing rehabilitation services. Rehabilitation generally mandates more highly-skilled nursing services. This includes not only nursing services, but also physical and occupational therapy, as well as other types of therapy. This facility excelled at the highest level in two key staffing areas we looked at. In fact, it supplied about 50% more care from registered nurses and physical therapists than a typical nursing home. The last datapoint we assessed in this area is the percentage of residents that were able to return home from the facility. We found that it performed as well as just about any facility in Missouri in this area with 57.4 percent of its patients returning home.

Facility Inspections

A+
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Historical

Continuing with its first-class performance, this facility also received an A+ inspection grade. This grade is based on its recent government inspection reports. An A+ in this category is one of the best complements we can pay to a facility. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in computing our inspection grades. One of those factors is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of the deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the number of deficiencies, as some deficiencies are quite insignificant. This place was assessed 5 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none were considered severe. This means that CMS did not consider any of these deficiencies to pose an imminent risk to patient safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Nurse Quality

A+
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+May 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

In the last area we looked at, this nursing home received impressive marks in the category of nursing as well. Consequently, it was given an A+. This made it one of the few of facilities who received A+'s in all four categories. When computing a facility's nursing score, we weigh the number of hours nurses spend with residents as well as the skill levels of the nurses. This facility provided 5.6 hours of nursing care per patient each day, which is among the better figures in the country. A significant percentage of those hours were provided by registered nurses, which are one of the most highly skilled levels of nurses. We are very impressed by both of these statistics. In addition to looking at levels of nursing care, we also looked at a few quality measures in determining our nursing grades. These include minimizing residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We view these metrics as good measures of the caliber of nursing care being provided, since better care tends to reduce these problems.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
A+
State:
B-
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

The Bishop Spencer Place Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is the percent of patients that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin resulting from staying in the same position for too long.

Provider
C
9.41%
State
B
8.39%
National
B
7.34%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This tells you the percentage of patients who suffered from a fall leading to serious injury.

Provider
B-
4%
State
B-
4.16%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This figure is an indication of the percent of long-term residents that had a urinary tract infection. Although more of these infections may reflect poorly on a facility's nursing care, it is difficult to compare different facilities due to facilities having differing reporting standards.

Provider
D
6.25%
State
B
3.59%
National
B
2.66%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications may be helpful for many residents, it is important to make sure these medications are being used only where medically required. In some situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents.

Provider
A
7.22%
State
B-
18.42%
National
B
14.15%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This tells you the percentage of patients prescribed antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are administered to patients experiencing depression or anxiety.

Provider
A
8.89%
State
B-
24.61%
National
B
19.69%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This indicates the percent of patients who are showing depressive symptoms.

Provider
B-
3.33%
State
B
3.59%
National
B+
5.11%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This indicates the percentage of patients that have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.

Provider
B
97.92%
State
B-
89.7%
National
B
92.01%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This is the percentage of patients who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Provider
B
14.94%
State
B
14.44%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that were able to retain mobility. Some believe that mobility is important for residents' well-being.

Provider
A+
27.03%
State
B-
14.54%
National
B
17.10%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This is the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of care.

Provider
C
2.07
State
B-
2.01
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.

Provider
F
27.03
State
B+
14.54
National
B
17.10

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This datapoint is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.

Provider
D
16.44
State
B
10.15
National
B
10.26

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Measures the percent of short-term patients that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts argue this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.

Provider
C
62.11%
State
B
69.72%
National
B
68.02%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

St Lukes Hospital of Kansas City 0.43 mi
4401 Wornall Road Kansas City Missouri 64111
(816) 932-2000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
University of Kansas Hospital 0.73 mi
4000 Cambridge Street Kansas City Kansas 66160
(913) 588-7332
Acute Care Hospitals
Government - Hospital District or Authority
Childrens Mercy Hospital 2.51 mi
2401 Gillham Road Kansas City Missouri 64108
(816) 234-3000
Childrens
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Truman Medical Center Hospital Hill 2.7 mi
2301 Holmes Street Kansas City Missouri 64108
(816) 404-1000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Research Medical Center 3.56 mi
2316 E Meyer Blvd Kansas City Missouri 64132
(816) 276-4000
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary
Adventhealth Shawnee Mission 6.34 mi
9100 W 74th Street Overland Park Kansas 66204
(913) 676-2152
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Church
North Kansas City Hospital 7.42 mi
2800 Clay Edwards Drive Kansas City Missouri 64116
(816) 691-2000
Acute Care Hospitals
Government - Local
St Joseph Medical Center 7.95 mi
1000 Carondelet Dr Kansas City Missouri 64114
(816) 942-4400
Acute Care Hospitals
Proprietary

Nearby Dialysis

Davita - Westport Renal Center 0.54 mi
CMS Rating: 3 stars
Dialysis Stations: 24
3947 Broadway Blvd Kansas City Missouri 64111
(816) 531-1181
Rai - Rainbow Blvd - Westwood 0.94 mi
CMS Rating: 3 stars
Dialysis Stations: 28
4720 Rainbow Blvd Suite 200 Mission Kansas 66205
(913) 403-0441
Davita Mission Dialysis 1.01 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
2852 W 47th Ave Kansas City Kansas 66103
(913) 403-1843
Penn Valley Dialysis Center 2.31 mi
Dialysis Stations: 20
2502 Summit Kansas City Missouri 64108
(816) 531-1118
Childrens Mercy Hospital Dialysis 2.53 mi
Dialysis Stations: 10
2401 Gillham Rd Kansas City Missouri 64108
(816) 234-3100
Home Dialysis Services Kc Midtown LLC 3.18 mi
Dialysis Stations: 6
1728 Holmes St Kansas City Missouri 64108
(816) 381-6167
Kansas City Dialysis & Transplant Center 3.56 mi
CMS Rating: 2 stars
Dialysis Stations: 33
2340 E Meyer Blvd Building 1, Suite #100 Kansas City Missouri 64132
(816) 444-2098
Swope Dialysis 3.62 mi
CMS Rating: 3 stars
Dialysis Stations: 19
4407 East 50th Terrace Kansas City Missouri 64130
(816) 924-1201