West View Healthy Living is an average-sized non-profit nursing home located in Wooster, Ohio. It looks like this nursing home is among the highest-rated facilities we assessed. A grade of this caliber requires superb scores across the board. We can't find many bad things to say about this place. Its scores are impeccable. Headlining this place's remarkable report card is its inspection reports, which is addressed in the next paragraph.

Additional Details:

Accepts Medicare 1 :

Accepts Medicaid 1 : 93 Beds

CCRC :

Non profit - Corporation

Resident Council:

Family Council:

Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

Less:
More:
January
January 1, 2019January 2, 2019January 3, 2019January 4, 2019January 5, 2019January 6, 2019January 7, 2019January 8, 2019January 9, 2019January 10, 2019January 11, 2019January 12, 2019January 13, 2019January 14, 2019January 15, 2019January 16, 2019January 17, 2019January 18, 2019January 19, 2019January 20, 2019January 21, 2019January 22, 2019January 23, 2019January 24, 2019January 25, 2019January 26, 2019January 27, 2019January 28, 2019January 29, 2019January 30, 2019January 31, 2019
February
February 1, 2019February 2, 2019February 3, 2019February 4, 2019February 5, 2019February 6, 2019February 7, 2019February 8, 2019February 9, 2019February 10, 2019February 11, 2019February 12, 2019February 13, 2019February 14, 2019February 15, 2019February 16, 2019February 17, 2019February 18, 2019February 19, 2019February 20, 2019February 21, 2019February 22, 2019February 23, 2019February 24, 2019February 25, 2019February 26, 2019February 27, 2019February 28, 2019
March
March 1, 2019March 2, 2019March 3, 2019March 4, 2019March 5, 2019March 6, 2019March 7, 2019March 8, 2019March 9, 2019March 10, 2019March 11, 2019March 12, 2019March 13, 2019March 14, 2019March 15, 2019March 16, 2019March 17, 2019March 18, 2019March 19, 2019March 20, 2019March 21, 2019March 22, 2019March 23, 2019March 24, 2019March 25, 2019March 26, 2019March 27, 2019March 28, 2019March 29, 2019March 30, 2019March 31, 2019
April
April 1, 2019April 2, 2019April 3, 2019April 4, 2019April 5, 2019April 6, 2019April 7, 2019April 8, 2019April 9, 2019April 10, 2019April 11, 2019April 12, 2019April 13, 2019April 14, 2019April 15, 2019April 16, 2019April 17, 2019April 18, 2019April 19, 2019April 20, 2019April 21, 2019April 22, 2019April 23, 2019April 24, 2019April 25, 2019April 26, 2019April 27, 2019April 28, 2019April 29, 2019April 30, 2019
May
May 1, 2019May 2, 2019May 3, 2019May 4, 2019May 5, 2019May 6, 2019May 7, 2019May 8, 2019May 9, 2019May 10, 2019May 11, 2019May 12, 2019May 13, 2019May 14, 2019May 15, 2019May 16, 2019May 17, 2019May 18, 2019May 19, 2019May 20, 2019May 21, 2019May 22, 2019May 23, 2019May 24, 2019May 25, 2019May 26, 2019May 27, 2019May 28, 2019May 29, 2019May 30, 2019May 31, 2019
June
June 1, 2019June 2, 2019June 3, 2019June 4, 2019June 5, 2019June 6, 2019June 7, 2019June 8, 2019June 9, 2019June 10, 2019June 11, 2019June 12, 2019June 13, 2019June 14, 2019June 15, 2019June 16, 2019June 17, 2019June 18, 2019June 19, 2019June 20, 2019June 21, 2019June 22, 2019June 23, 2019June 24, 2019June 25, 2019June 26, 2019June 27, 2019June 28, 2019June 29, 2019June 30, 2019

Facility Inspections

A
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: A-Feb 19: A-May 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: A-Mar 20: AApr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: AAug 20: A
Historical

With an overall grade this high, it should come as no surprise that this facility performed well in inspections, where it received an A. Inspection grades are based on items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that receive favorable grades in this category tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Fortunately, although this place had some 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 means that the inspectors didn't consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Long-term Care Quality

A
Oct 18: DNov 18: DDec 18: DJan 19: DFeb 19: DMay 19: DJun 19: DJul 19: CAug 19: CSep 19: CJan 20: B-Mar 20: A-Apr 20: A-May 20: A-Jun 20: A-Jul 20: AAug 20: A
Historical

This facility also received a strong long-term care score. Indeed, this ended up being its second most impressive category score. In that category, we awarded this facility a score of A. Facilities that do well in long-term care typically provide patients with better supervision and stay on top of routine medical care. In addition to considering the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home gave the vaccine to 98.723404 percent of its patients, which is much higher than the majority of nursing homes. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. With just 1.11 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, this facility has fewer hospitalizations than the average nursing home.

Nurse Quality

A
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: A-Feb 19: A-May 19: A-Jun 19: A-Jul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: A-Mar 20: A-Apr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: AAug 20: A
Historical

Adding to its strong resume, this facility also received an excellent nursing score, with a grade of A. Our nursing rating analyzes quite a few subcategories, most of which are associated with quantities of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This nursing home performed better than average in this area. This is often a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can generally be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.

Short-term Care Quality

A-
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: AFeb 19: AMay 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: AAug 19: ASep 19: AJan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: A-May 20: A-Jun 20: A-Jul 20: A-Aug 20: A-
Historical

In our last area, we awarded this facility an A for our short-term care grade. This rounded out a very strong report card. In our short-term care score, we endeavor to create a sound measure for rehabilitation services. In doing so, we analyze the facility's scope of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as occupational therapy. We were not able to locate information on registered nurse or physical therapy staffing for this nursing home. The final metric we assessed in this area is the number of patients who who were able to eventually return home from the facility. This place performed better than most nursing homes in this area with 55.1 percent of its patients returning home.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
A
State:
B-
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

West View Healthy Living Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This tells you the percentage of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are often caused by patients staying in one position for too long. Better nursing protocols can limit the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.

Provider
A
3.12%
State
B+
6.81%
National
B
7.32%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term patients which suffered a fall resulting in severe injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be a sign of lower levels of patient supervision.

Provider
B+
2.55%
State
B
3.52%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This statistic is an indication of the percentage of long-term stay residents who have experienced UTI's. While more of these infections could reflect poorly on a facility's hygiene protocols, it can be difficult to compare different facilities due to varying reporting standards.

Provider
A-
0.86%
State
B+
2.04%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This figure gauges the percentage of long-term stay residents taking antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to make sure these drugs are being used only where medically required. In limited cases, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.

Provider
A
5.63%
State
B
13.98%
National
B
14.18%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This indicates the percentage of patients given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety drugs are given to patients suffering from anxiety or depression.

Provider
B-
23.67%
State
B
21.49%
National
B
19.68%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This indicates the percent of patients showing depressive symptoms. Higher levels of depression may be an indicator lower quality care.

Provider
D
11.11%
State
C
15.32%
National
B+
5.07%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This is the percentage of patients that received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.

Provider
A-
99.36%
State
B
92.09%
National
B
92.05%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay residents who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and using the bathroom. Some would argue that this is a reasonable measure of a resident's well-being.

Provider
B
13.73%
State
B
15.22%
National
B
14.45%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This is the percent of residents that were able to retain mobility over time. Optimizing mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.

Provider
A
23.86%
State
B
17.92%
National
B
17.08%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This indicates the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of care.

Provider
A-
1.11
State
B+
1.5
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care.

Provider
D
23.86
State
B
17.92
National
B
17.08

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is a correlation between keeping patients out of the emergency room and the overall quality of rehabilitation.

Provider
A
5.96
State
B
10.51
National
B
10.26

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This metric is a measure of the percentage of short-term patients that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts believe that this is a reliable measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.

Provider
B+
72.31%
State
B
67.21%
National
B
68.03%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Wooster Community Hospital 1.49 mi
1761 Beall Avenue Wooster Ohio 44691
(330) 263-8100
Acute Care Hospitals
Government - Local
Aultman Orrville Hospital 10.36 mi
832 South Main Street Orrville Ohio 44667
(330) 682-3010
Critical Access Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Lodi Community Hospital 15.25 mi
225 Elyria Street Lodi Ohio 44254
(330) 948-1222
Critical Access Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Pomerene Hospital 17.83 mi
981 Wooster Road Millersburg Ohio 44654
(330) 674-1015
Acute Care Hospitals
Government - Local

Nearby Dialysis

Fmc - Wayne County Kidney Center 1.94 mi
CMS Rating: 2 stars
Dialysis Stations: 17
387 West Milltown Rd Wooster Ohio 44691
(330) 345-2060
Davita Wooster Dialysis 2.33 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
4190 Burbank Road Wooster, Ohio Wooster Ohio 44691
(330) 345-1130
Davita - Millersburg Dialysis 18.58 mi
Dialysis Stations: 9
1649 S. Washington Street Millersburg Ohio 44654
(330) 674-0476
Fmc - Ashland County 19.48 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 12
1100 Redwood Drive Ashland Ohio 44805
(419) 281-7800