Village Springs Health and Rehabilitation
1208 North Highway 7, Hot Springs Village AR 71909 · (501) 624-5238 · 51% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Jan 10, 2019 · By Sara Levinsohn
With an address in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas, Village Springs Health and Rehabilitation is the only facility we identified there. We awarded this nursing home an overall grade of B-. A score in this range requires some decent marks. At the end of the day, this nursing home ought to be a good fit for most people. This nursing home was stronger in some categories than others, but it didn't have any bad scores in any of the four major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Accepts Medicare 1 :
Accepts Medicaid 1 : 120 Beds
For profit - Corporation
The main reason this turned out to be a decent nursing home is that it earned an excellent inspection score. In fact, its inspection grade was far better than its overall grade. In our inspections category, we gave this facility an A-. Inspection ratings are tied to pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that score well in this category tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. It doesn't appear that we were able to find deficiency data for this facility. Without having access to complete deficiency data for this facility, it is difficult to evaluate it in terms of this category.
One of the other reasons we graded this nursing home so highly is that it received a very impressive nursing rating. This proved to be its second best category grade. In that area, we awarded this nursing home an B. Nursing grades are heavily correlated with levels of nurse staffing. This facility provided 4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is an impressive figure which typically leads to higher quality care. Finally, this nursing home also excelled in the quality-based metrics we looked at. For example, it fared as well as any facility the country in the area of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We look at these statistics as good indicators of the caliber of nursing care provided.
Short-term Care Quality
We also gave this facility a middle of the road grade in the area of short-term care, where we gave it a B-. In computing these short-term care grades, we assess the facility's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses, respiratory therapists, physical therapists and other types of therapists. The purpose is to create a tool for sizing up the rehabilitation services of different facilities. This nursing home employs both physical therapists and registered nurses. Not all facilities employ these skilled professionals. The last measure we considered in this area is the number of residents that returned home from the nursing home. We found that just 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home. Unfortunately, this was below the national average.
Long-term Care Quality
Turning to the last category, this nursing home received an acceptable long-term care score of B-. Our long-term care grade assesses a nursing home's personal care instead of the skilled nursing and healthcare services that are critical to a skilled nursing facility. After considering the volume of care provided by aids and other staff, we next considered the facility's vaccination records. We were not able to locate this place's vaccination data. Lastly, this nursing home excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.