Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace is an average-sized non-profit nursing home in Pensacola, Florida. This nursing home is an A+ facility. Receiving an A+ in our rating system takes excellent marks across the board. Pensacola features a variety of nursing homes, however, it is doubtful you will need to visit too many others. This one is a first-rate option. Finally, this wound up being a very consistent facility with consistently strong ratings in all of the major categories. More information about its category grades is available below.
Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace
Updated May 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
10100 Hillview Dr,
Pensacola FL 32514
51.09% estimated occupancy 1
Registered Staff Hours
We also wanted to emphasize that this facility earned near flawless government inspections recently. We gave them an A+ in this area. Arguably the most significant factor we consider in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a facility's inspection reports. Facilities with higher scores in this area typically avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. While this nursing home had some minor dings on its government inspection report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are found in categories G through L. This tells you that CMS 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
In addition, this facility was given strong marks in the area of long-term care. As a result, it was given one of our most impressive scores in that area with a grade of A+. In a long-term care setting, the nursing home's primary objective is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. After assessing the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 91.9708 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which happens to be a few points lower than we expected but still a decent figure. This place was also able to keep its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had just 1.36 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days.
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Short-term Care Quality
Moving on our third area, this top-shelf facility also dominated in the area of short-term care. In this category, we awarded it a A+. Very few nursing homes fared better in this area. In computing our short-term care ratings, we look at the nursing home's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other licensed professionals. This grade is generally a useful assessment of a nursing home's ability to rehabilitate patients. Remarkably, this place provides approximately 1.5 times as many hours of services from physical therapists and registered nurses than most facilities we looked at. The last datapoint we assessed in this category is the number of patients who eventually returned home from the nursing home. We found that it fared as well as just about any facility in Florida in this area with 65.9 percent of its patients returning home.
In the final area, we gave this nursing home an A+ for our nursing grade. This rounded out a very impressive profile. In calculating our nursing grades, we assess both staffing levels and the skill levels of those nurses. This nursing home boasts a really impressive 4.3 hours of nursing care per resident each day, of which a significant portion of those hours were provided by registered nurses. This is one of the most highly highly trained levels of nurses. This is one of the higher totals of nursing hours we found at any facility. On top of providing impressive levels of nursing care, this facility also excelled in several of the quality measures we assessed. With below five percent of its patients suffering from pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any nursing home Florida in this category. This is generally an indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Many pressure ulcers can be avoided by providing better nursing care and a policy of moving patients even once per day.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 9.04% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of patients who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also called bed sores, are often the result of patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care minimizes the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 2.8% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint tells you the percent of long-term care residents who have experienced falls resulting in serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries could be an indicator of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 1.81% of Patients had UTIs
This figure measures the percent of long-term stay patients who sustained UTI's. UTI's may be an indication of a nursing home with worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this datapoint can be misleading for certain nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 11% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These medications may be used for a variety of conditions, including cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 21.46% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percentage of residents given antianxiety drugs. These drugs are commonly given to residents experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 2.43% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients exhibiting symptoms of depression. Some experts argue that this is a reasonable measure of quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 95.03% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these types of vaccines vital to patient safety.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 13.16% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 18.15% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of residents that maintained mobility over time. Retaining mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 1.59 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. There is generally a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 18.15 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care. Avoiding rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is key to restoring the health of patients.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 9.19 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between fewer emergency room visits and the overall quality of rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Willowbrooke Court at Azalea Trace, 77.65% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term stay residents who saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
Scores for Pensacola, FL
- Overall Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-plus
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