White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc is a small facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois. With an overall grade of B-, this appears to be a decent facility. Based on our analysis, there are definitely far worse nursing homes out there. We were also pleased to discover that this nursing home received consistently decent grades in each of the major categories we assessed. More information about its category grades can be found below.
White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Partnership
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
While this nursing home earned a decent overall rating, its inspections score is notably better than its overall score. Due to a strong government inspection report this year, it received a strong score in that area with a grade of B+. Perhaps the most significant factor we look at in computing our inspection scores is deficiencies. Deficiencies are found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes with higher grades in this area most likely avoided the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. This nursing home was hit with 6 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe deficiencies. This tells you that the inspectors did not deem any of the deficiencies to be an imminent threat to patient safety or health. The fact that the deficiencies were relatively minor leaves us less concerned with this inspection report.
This nursing home also received a strong grade in our nursing category. We awarded this nursing home an above average grade of B in this area. Nursing ratings are mostly based on the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well when it comes to avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also received an impressive grade in our short-term care category. We gave this facility a better than average grade of B in that area. In crafting these short-term care grades, we analyze the facility's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses, respiratory therapists, physical therapists and other types of therapists. Our goal is to devise a measure for sizing up the rehabilitation services of various nursing homes. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, 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 percentage of patients that returned home from the facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
Long-term Care Quality
Turning to our final category, this facility was given a C in long-term care, which is generally an acceptable score. In the category of long-term care, we assess the quantity of care offered by a nursing home, as opposed to more medically-intensive services. Once we assessed the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination data. This nursing home vaccinated 96.296295 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which is better than most nursing homes. Lastly, this facility was also able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization 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.
White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 8.73% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage resulting from remaining in one position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 3.45% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents that have had a fall which resulted in major injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 2.6% of Patients had UTIs
This is an indication of the percent of long-term patients who have experienced a UTI. UTI's could be a sign of a nursing home with worse hygiene protocols. However, this metric may be misleading for certain facilities due to varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 18.11% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents receiving antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to make sure these medications are being used appropriately. In some cases, excessive reliance on these medications may suggest a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 19.04% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are prescribed to patients suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 30.45% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients exhibiting signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 87.4% of Patients
This is the percent of residents who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 13.9% 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 White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 17.56% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of patients who maintained mobility over time. Retaining mobility is usually a great sign for residents' health.
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 1.66 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 17.56 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc, 11.82 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Scores for Mount Vernon, IL
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
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