Skip to content

The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center

  • Nursing Home
  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Updated Jul 1, 2021 by Nick Reese

Historical Rating
Grade: A-plus
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: AFeb 19: AMay 19: A-Jun 19: A-Jul 19: B+Aug 19: B+Sep 19: B+Jan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: A-May 20: A-Jun 20: A-Jul 20: A-Aug 20: A-Sep 20: B+Oct 20: ANov 20: AJan 21: A+Feb 21: A+Mar 21: A+Apr 21: A+May 21: A+Jun 21: A+Jul 21: A+
See Rating Overview
The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center's website

777 N Post Oak Rd,
Houston TX 77024

(713) 956-6407

22.79% estimated occupancy 1

Note: Data for The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center is in Houston, Texas. The city provides a variety of options. We awarded this nursing home an overall rating of A+, resulting in it being ranked among the top three nursing homes in the city. We really couldn't find many negative things to say about this place. Its scores are impeccable. Keep reading to find this facility's category ratings, which also impressed us. You just can't do any better than a straight A profile.

Get pricing and details on Houston senior living options.

Get Pricing

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • No Medicaid 1
  • Is CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • For profit - Corporation
  • Secure Memory Care 
  • Offers Hospice
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Personal Care
  • Medication Management
  • Home Making
  • Transportation
  • Medical Transportation
  • Speech Therapy
  • Stroke Recovery
  • IV Antibiotic Therapy
  • Palliative Care
  • Wound Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Cardiac Therapy
  • Diabetes Management
  • Physical Therapy
  • Respiratory Therapy


Top Nursing Home in Texas badge

Top Nursing Home in Texas Awards 2021

Nurse Quality

Grade: A-plus

In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this nursing home received an A+ for nursing. When determining our nursing ratings, we assess both the number of hours nurses spend with residents and the levels of licensure of those nurses. This particular nursing home provided 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality-based metrics and this nursing home excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any facility the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as employing a policy of moving residents at least once a day.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A-plus

We also gave this nursing home a grade of A+ for its long-term care grade. When nursing homes receive this type of score in this category it is usually a good sign for patient care and indicates that the place is well-staffed with nurses and aids. One of the factors we considered in addition to nursing hours was vaccines. This nursing home provided the pneumonia vaccine to 100 percent of its patients. Vaccination is a reliable method to avoid negative health outcomes for the senior population. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: A-plus

This nursing home also was given an A+ for its short-term care score. Our short-term care ratings are vital for residents in need of rehabilitation. Rehabilitation typically requires higher levels of skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing includes a broad range of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last statistic we assessed in this area is the number of patients that eventually returned home from the nursing home. We found that 7 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.

Facility Inspections

Grade: A-minus

Turning to our inspection category, this nursing home excelled in that area, which is based on the facility's recent government inspections. We gave it an elite grade of A- for that category. This finished off this place's straight A report card. Arguably the most critical factor we consider in computing our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places with better grades in this area typically avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. Fortunately, although this facility had a few minor dings on its inspection report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are labeled as categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you that CMS didn't consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18May 23

The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: A-plus

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 7.17% of Patients had 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.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: A+

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 3.38% of Patients had Serious Falls

This metric indicates the percentage of long-term patients who experienced a fall which resulted in major injury. We use this statistic in determining nursing grades.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: D

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 1.52% of Patients had UTIs

This statistic tells you the percent of long-term care residents who suffered from a UTI. UTI's may be a sign of a nursing home with worse hygiene protocols. However, this metric could also be skewed for certain facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for these infections.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: A+

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 10.14% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients which are administered antipsychotic drugs. Excessive reliance on these medications may indicate that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents in scenarios where such drugs are not medically required. However, some nursing homes may need to rely on these drugs due to having more residents with dementia.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: F

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 22.67% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This is the percentage of patients prescribed antianxiety medications. These drugs are prescribed to patients suffering from anxiety or depression.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: A+

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 4.84% of Patients

This is the percentage of residents showing signs of depression.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: C

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 93.69% of Patients

Measures the percentage of long-term care patients that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these vaccines indispensable.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: A-plus

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 17.58% Percentage of Patients

Measures the percentage of long-term care patients who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as taking medications and using the bathroom.

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: A

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 11.91 Percentage of Patients

This metric measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: D

In The Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center, 66.29% Percentage of Resident

This tells you the percentage of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.

Scores for Houston, TX

  • Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
  • Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
  • Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
  • Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
  • Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus

Looking for more options? Houston, Texas has 24 other nursing homes

Nearby Hospitals

  • Memorial Hermann Hospital SystemAcute Care Hospitals 2.67 miles away1635 North Loop West Houston Texas 77008Voluntary non-profit - Private(713) 448-6796
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 5.3 miles away921 Gessner Houston Texas 77024Voluntary non-profit - Private(713) 242-3000
  • United Memorial Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 5.44 miles away510 W Tidwell Houston Texas 77091Physician(713) 691-1111
  • Park Plaza HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 5.75 miles away1313 Hermann Dr Houston Texas 77004Proprietary(713) 527-5019
  • Memorial Hermann Texas Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 5.81 miles away6411 Fannin Houston Texas 77030Voluntary non-profit - Private(713) 704-3700
  • Houston Methodist HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 5.89 miles away6565 Fannin Houston Texas 77030Voluntary non-profit - Private(713) 790-2221
  • St Joseph Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 5.9 miles away1401 St. Joseph Parkway Houston Texas 77002Proprietary(713) 757-1000
  • Texas Childrens HospChildrens 5.94 miles away6621 Fannin Street Houston Texas 77030Voluntary non-profit - Private(832) 824-1000

Nearby Dialysis

  • Heights Dialysis1.6 miles away739 E 20th Street Houston Texas 77008Dialysis Stations: 16 (713) 802-0542
  • Sng-Renal Solutions Dialysis Center, Lp2.24 miles away2756 West Tc Jester Blvd Houston Texas 77018Dialysis Stations: 10 (713) 680-9056
  • Northwest Kidney Center2.33 miles away10985 Northwest Freeway Houston Texas 77092CMS Rating: 4 stars Dialysis Stations: 24 (713) 812-1217
  • Tc Jester Dialysis2.5 miles away1800 West 26th Street Suite #101 Houston Texas 77008CMS Rating: 2 stars Dialysis Stations: 16 (713) 863-0463
  • Fresenius Medical Care Ella, LLC2.52 miles away1900 North Loop W Ste 200 Houston Texas 77018CMS Rating: 4 stars Dialysis Stations: 24 (713) 773-1717
  • Brookhollow Dialysis2.68 miles away4918 West 34th Street Houston Texas 77092CMS Rating: 4 stars Dialysis Stations: 12 (713) 681-3043
  • Elik Dialysis Home Therapy2.85 miles away1445 North Loop West Suite 720 Houston Texas 77008Dialysis Stations: 1 (713) 861-7500
  • Houston Galleria Dialysis2.99 miles away5923 Westheimer Rd Houston Texas 77057Dialysis Stations: 12 (713) 977-1278