The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo is a nursing home in Pueblo, Colorado, which has a total of 151,815 people. This turns out to be a very respectable facility, with an overall grade of B. As a matter of fact, this is better than most of the facilities in Pueblo. This facility was also given phenomenal ratings in all four of the major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to performing well in its overall score, this nursing home received even higher grades in the area of nursing. In fact, we gave it one of our highest grades in that category with an A-. Nursing grades are tied to levels of nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well in terms of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Long-term Care Quality
Adding to its profile, this facility also received a score of B+ for its long-term care rating. This is an above average score in this area. For prospective patients looking for a permanent residence as opposed to rehabilitation, long-term care grades are very important. One of the factors we considered in addition to nursing hours is vaccines. This nursing home provided the pneumonia vaccine to 43.220337 percent of its residents. While its vaccination rate was a bit lower than we like to see, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Another strong feature for this nursing home is that it excelled in inspections, with a grade of B in that category. Inspection scores account for several factors found on a nursing home's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with higher grades in this area usually have very few of these severe deficiencies. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
Switching gears to the final category, this nursing home was given a high-end short-term care grade. This facility did not prove to have any identifiable weaknesses. Short-term care grades are meaningful for residents seeking rehabilitation. Rehabilitation typically mandates more skilled nursing. This includes a vast range of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The final statistic we assessed in this area is the percentage of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We found that 5.4 percent of this nursing home's patients were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 5.86% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are often the result of residents not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing protocols can limit the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 3.47% of Patients had Serious Falls
This metric measures the percentage of long-term care patients who have experienced a fall which caused major injury. We use this statistic in calculating nursing grades.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 2.14% of Patients had UTIs
This metric measures the percentage of long-term residents who had urinary tract infections. UTI's could be an indicator of poor nursing care. Nevertheless, this statistic may also be misleading for certain nursing homes due to different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 17.6% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of residents who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic medications are administered to residents for many conditions, such as cognitive disorders. Sadly, in some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 12.24% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are administered to patients experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 3.81% of Patients
This is the percent of residents who are showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 84.99% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for nursing home patients, making these vaccines critical to patient health.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 15.45% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with ADL's may indicate the decline of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 19.26% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of residents that were able to retain mobility over time. Optimizing mobility is often a good sign for residents' health.
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 1.08 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is important to the physical health of residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 19.26 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 12.03 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
In The Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, 75.71% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term care patients who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
Scores for Pueblo, CO
- Overall Rating has a grade of C
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of D
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
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