Tishomingo Manor is located in Iuka, Mississippi. This facility was given an A- overall, which is an elite score. We were so impressed with this facility that we ranked it in the top third of all facilities in the United States. This facility's strong report card was highlighted by its inspection score, which we will address in the next section.
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a great overall grade, this facility also received A+ health inspections in recent years. Its inspections were virtually flawless. Arguably the most critical factor we look at in calculating our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Places with higher grades in this area typically dodged the most severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. Although this nursing home had some deficiencies on its inspection report, none were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
We also want to note the fact that this facility was awarded a dominant grade of A- in our long-term care area. Nursing homes that excel in long-term care typically provide residents with closer supervision and stay on top of routine medical care. Once we looked at the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination statistics. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its residents against pneumonia. Vaccines are vital to keeping residents out of the hospital. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
The next area we analyzed is short-term care. This nursing home was awarded a favorable short-term care grade, with a B in this category. Our short-term care ratings are based in part on the nursing home's quantity of skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This means a vast scope of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, in addition to other variations of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, according to the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final metric we looked at in this category is the number of patients that who were able to eventually return home from the facility. We found that 5.2 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
The last category we graded is nursing, in which this nursing home was given a grade of B-. While this wound up being its least impressive category score, this is nevertheless not a terrible score. Our nursing rating includes a handful of components, most of which are tied to quantities of nurse staffing. This place provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident on a daily basis. This is a much lower figure than we are used to seeing. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality measures. Although this facility got dinged a bit for nursing hours per resident, it actually excelled in a few of these quality-based metrics. With less than five percent of its residents suffering from pressure ulcers, it performed well in this statistic. This is typically a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can many times be avoided by providing better nursing care, such as by having a policy of turning a resident more often.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Tishomingo Manor Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Tishomingo Manor, 10.98% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric indicates the percentage of long-term residents that have pressure ulcers. Many experts believe that pressure ulcers are an measure of the quality of nursing care a nursing home provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Tishomingo Manor, 3.19% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of patients who suffered from a fall leading to serious injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Tishomingo Manor, 3.13% of Patients had UTIs
This metric gauges the percentage of long-term patients who had a urinary tract infection. UTI's could be an indicator of a facility with lower levels of hygiene. However, this datapoint may also be misleading for certain nursing homes due to different reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Tishomingo Manor, 20.09% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric indicates the percent of long-term care residents receiving antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to ensure these drugs are being used appropriately. In limited cases, increased usage of these drugs may indicate that a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Tishomingo Manor, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percentage of residents given antianxiety drugs. These medications are commonly given to residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Tishomingo Manor, 2.34% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term residents showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Tishomingo Manor, 93.38% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Tishomingo Manor, 19.45% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Tishomingo Manor, 23.26% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percent of long-term residents who retained mobility levels. Many would argue that the ability to move around is vital to residents' well-being.
In Tishomingo Manor, 1.76 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. There is usually a correlation between staying out of the hospital and the overall quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Tishomingo Manor, 23.26 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Tishomingo Manor, 13.82 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Tishomingo Manor, 68.23% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term care residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
- Tishomingo Health Services IncAcute Care Hospitals 0.54 miles away1777 Curtis Drive Iuka Mississippi 38852Voluntary non-profit - Private(662) 423-6051