Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation is an average-sized nursing home in Williamsport, Indiana. This facility is among the most impressive nursing homes we assessed. A grade of this caliber requires first-rate scores across the board. In fact, this nursing home has the distinction of being one of the 50 best facilities in Indiana. If you look below, you will see this place's category scores, which are also strong.
Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a quality overall grade, this facility also received excellent inspections recently. We awarded it one of our highest grades in that area, with an A. Our inspection ratings weigh a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better scores in this area tend to have few of these severe deficiencies. This particular nursing home received 9 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.
Short-term Care Quality
Adding to its first-rate assessment, this facility also received a superb short-term care score, with a score of A. In our short-term care score, we attempt to create a meaningful gauge for rehabilitation. In doing so, we analyze the facility's levels of skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as speech therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. However, based on the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last metric we looked at in this category is the number of residents who were able to leave the facility and return home. We found that 6 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
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This nursing home also received a very impressive nursing grade. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of A-. Our nursing rating is based on the facility's level of nurse staffing. We factor in both the levels of licensure of the nurses and the number of hours spent with patients. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality measures and this place excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can generally be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as by having a protocol of turning residents more frequently.
Long-term Care Quality
In the last category, we awarded this facility a grade of A for our long-term care grade. This finished off an elite profile. Nursing homes that excel in this category typically provide patients with better supervision and stay on top of routine medical care. On top of considering the volume of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility gave the vaccine to 99.3007 percent of its residents, which is significantly higher than the vast majority of nursing homes. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.03 hospitalizations 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.
Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 7.44% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents who have new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We factor in this statistic in computing both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 3.93% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percentage of residents that suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injuries are often the result of lower levels of patient supervision. More supervision can reduce the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 1.87% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients who have had a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered to be a barometer of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are often the result of worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this datapoint could also be misleading for some facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 13.18% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of patients given antipsychotic medications. These medications may be used for several conditions, including dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 21.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This gauges the percentage of long-term patients receiving antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 12.89% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients who are exhibiting depressive symptoms. Some would argue this is a reasonable measure of patient quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 91.48% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 15.74% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living may be a sign of deterioration of a patient's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 15.7% Percentage of Residents
This metric measures the percentage of long-term care patients who were able to retain mobility.
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 1.46 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric tracks the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. Keeping residents out of the hospital is important to preserving the physical health of patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 15.7 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is important to restoring the physical well-being of patients.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 11.29 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the overall quality of rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation, 73.78% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
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