The Village at Orchard Ridge is a nursing home in Winchester, Virginia, a city with a population of 70,166 people. This facility received an overall score of A+. This turned out to be the highest graded facility in Winchester. Based on our analysis, you can't go wrong here. One of the major highlights of this nursing home's remarkable profile is its inspection score. Inspection grades are discussed in the next paragraph.
The Village at Orchard Ridge
- Nursing Home
- Home Health Agency
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Lata
100 Procession Way,
Winchester VA 22603
84.5% estimated occupancy 1
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Church related
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Bariatric Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Aquatic Therapy
- Total Parenteral Nutrition
Top Nursing Home in Virginia Awards 2019
Top Nursing Home in Virginia Awards 2020
Top Nursing Home in Virginia Awards 2021
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a strong facility overall, it also received A+ health inspections in recent years. Its inspections are nearly flawless. Arguably the most significant factor we look at in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Facilities with better scores in this area typically avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. This place received 4 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe. This tells you that the inspectors didn't deem any of these deficiencies to be an imminent risk to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
This nursing home also received an A+ for its nursing grade. Our nursing rating consists of several datapoints, many of which are based on nursing hours. This nursing home provides 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality-based metrics and this place 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 many times be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as by having a system of moving a patient more often.
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Short-term Care Quality
The third category we analyzed was short-term care. This nursing home performed remarkably in our short-term care rating as well. We gave them an exemplary score of A+ in this category. Our short-term care scores are based in part on a nursing home's quantity of skilled nursing services. This means a wide range of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final metric we assessed in this category is the percentage of patients who were able to leave the facility and return home. We found that 6.5 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
Long-term Care Quality
The final category we graded is long-term care, where this facility received an A. This completed a very favorable profile. Only a select few nursing homes earned an A- or better in every category. If you are seeking services other than short-term rehabilitation, you should take a close look at each nursing home's long-term care ratings. On top of assessing the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility administered the vaccine to 61.224487 percent of its residents. This is slightly below what we anticipated. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
The Village at Orchard Ridge Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 8.53% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents which developed new or worsened pressure ulcers. Many experts believe that pressure ulcers are a reliable barometer of the quality of nursing care a nursing home provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 3.74% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents that suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injuries are considered to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Falls are routinely caused by lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 2.25% of Patients had UTIs
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be a sign of worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this metric may be misleading for some nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 15.09% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic drugs are administered to residents for many conditions, such as dementia. Unfortunately, in some cases, increased usage of these drugs may suggest a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 19.63% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of residents prescribed antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety drugs are given to residents suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 5.07% of Patients
This is the percent of residents who are demonstrating depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 88.92% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 17.15% Percentage of Patients
This is the percent of patients who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 18.14% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who were able to retain mobility.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 18.14 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 12.25 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In The Village at Orchard Ridge, 74.96% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term residents who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
Scores for Winchester, VA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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