Lincoln Care and Rehab is in the large metropolitan area of Wichita, Kansas with a total of 409,656 people. This nursing home proved to be a very respectable facility, with an overall grade of B. The nursing homes in Wichita received high grades across the board with a B+ city grade, making this one of the best places in Kansas to find a nursing home. This nursing home also received consistently good scores in each of the major categories we assessed. More information about these categories is available below.
Lincoln Care and Rehab
- 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 - Corporation
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
On top of performing well overall, this facility earned a very good long-term care score as well. It earned one of our better grades in that area with a B+. Long-term care ratings of this caliber generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. One of the criteria we considered in addition to nursing hours is vaccinations. This nursing home provided the pneumonia vaccination to 95.34884 percent of its residents. This is a proven method to minimize negative health outcomes for the aged 65 and up population. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had only 0.03 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
In addition, this facility also excelled in the area of inspections, where it earned an B+. Few nursing homes performed better in this category. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in calculating our inspection grades. One of those factors is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of these deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the number of deficiencies, as some of these can be quite minor. This particular nursing home received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report. Overall, this is still a good inspection report, but we'd always recommend looking into any deficiencies you find troubling.
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This facility received a very good nursing grade this year as well. It received one of our better scores in that category with a grade of B+. When determining our nursing grades, we assess both nursing hours and the levels of licensure of those nurses. This nursing home averages 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well when it comes to minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
The last category we scored was short-term care. We gave this nursing home one of our higher grades in that area, with a B. This facility ended up being strong in each area we assessed. In the area of short-term care, we endeavor to qualify indicators of a facility's rehabilitation. We analyze the nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and physical, occupational and other therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Lastly, we considered the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Lincoln Care and Rehab Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 7.05% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percent of residents who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage resulting from staying in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 5.14% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients who suffered a fall which resulted in severe injury. We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 3.56% of Patients had UTIs
This metric indicates the percentage of long-term residents who sustained a UTI. UTI's could be an indication of lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this metric can also be misleading for certain nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 17.24% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric tells you the percent of long-term residents taking antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to confirm these drugs are being used appropriately. In some cases, excessive reliance on these medications may mean that a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 22.38% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are administered to residents experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 5.98% of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term care patients who are exhibiting signs of depression. Some would argue that this is a reliable measure of resident quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 91.04% of Patients
This is the percentage of residents who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 16.84% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term stay patients that needed more 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 Lincoln Care and Rehab, 19.61% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of patients that remained mobile levels over time. Preserving mobility can be a great sign for residents' health.
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 1.67 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding hospitalizations is key to preserving the physical well-being of residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 19.61 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 10.57 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Lincoln Care and Rehab, 74.57% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term residents that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. High levels of autonomy with ADL's typically correlates with successful rehabilitation.
Scores for Wichita, KS
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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