The Center at Grande
3219 East Grande Boulevard, Tyler TX 75707 · (719) 522-2000 · 1338.33% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Aug 1, 2020 · By Nick Reese
The Center at Grande is located in Tyler, Texas. This nursing home proved to be a well above average facility, with an overall grade of B+. If you take a look at the other options in Tyler, we are confident you will find this nursing home to be a better option than most of the facilities in the city. We were also pleased to find that this nursing home didn't have any weak links in any of the major categories discussed below. More information about these categories can be found below.
Accepts Medicare 1 :
Accepts Medicaid 1 : 6 Beds
For profit - Corporation
Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to earning a strong overall score, this nursing home fared well in short-term care. We awarded it an impressive grade of A for that category. In the area of short-term care, we strive to assess indicators of a nursing home's rehabilitation. We analyze the nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and physical therapists. Remarkably, this nursing home provides about 50% more services from physical therapists and registered nurses than most nursing homes we looked at. This is a very favorable sign. Finally, we looked at the percentage of residents that were able to return home from this nursing home. In addition to excelling in the area of physical therapy, we found that it performed as well as just about any facility in the country in this area with 63.1 percent of its patients returning home.
We also awarded this nursing home a grade of A- for our nursing grade. Our nursing rating analyzes many components, however, the primary one is the level of nurse hours spent with patients. This facility provided 4.9 hours of nursing care per patient daily. This was one of the highest figures we found. In addition, a significant portion of this care was provided by registered nurses, which are highly skilled nurses. In addition to providing high levels of care, this facility also excelled in the quality measures we assessed. By way of illustration, it performed as well as any nursing home in the nation in the area of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We view these statistics as predictive indicators of the caliber of nursing care provided.
Moving on to another of this nursing home's strengths, it also earned a very impressive inspection score. In fact, inspections proved to be one of its best category grades. In that category, we awarded this facility a grade of B+. Our inspection grades are based on many pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this category tend to have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. While this facility had a few deficiencies on its government inspection report, none were severe based on CMS' deficiency scale. A couple relatively minor deficiencies are not something to panic about.
Long-term Care Quality
The final area we assessed was long-term care, in which this facility received a grade of C. This actually was this facility's worst category. This is still nothing to be ashamed of. In the area of long-term care, we assess the quantity of services offered by a nursing home, rather than more medically-intensive services. Once we looked at the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the facility's vaccination statistics. It does not appear that this facility submitted data regarding vaccinations. Lastly, this place keeps its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
The Center at Grande Quality Metrics
Short-term Care: ER Visits
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care.
Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
This indicates the percentage of short-term care patients that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of performance with ADL's often correlates with higher quality rehabilitation services.
Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better