Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center is a small nursing home located in Wilson, Kansas. This facility was given a bottom of the barrel overall score based on the data we looked at. If you are not satisfied with this facility's pedestrian overall grade, you may have to look in other cities as this is the only nursing home in Wilson. We wouldn't blame you if you are ready to stop reading and find another facility. However, if you want to learn more about this facility's category grades, inspection reports are discussed in the next paragraph.
Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center
Updated May 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
611 31st Street, PO Box 160,
Wilson KS 67490
87.25% estimated occupancy 1
Note: Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center has been flagged for abuse in the past 12 months. We have capped this facility's overall grade accordingly.
Registered Staff Hours
While this place's overall grade was as bad as it gets, it actually didn't perform terribly in the area of inspections. In fact, we awarded it a B- for that category, which is one of our better scores. These inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Although this place had some deficiencies on its report, none of them were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. Lastly, this facility was flagged by CMS for possible abuse or neglect. We prefer to avoid facilities with this designation. Please do your best to find an alternative nursing home.
Remarkably, we awarded this nursing home a grade of C for our nursing rating, which isn't a bad grade. In computing our nursing scores, we factor in both the number of hours nurses spend with residents and the training levels of the nurses. This nursing home provides 3.2 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a much lower figure than we are used to seeing. Finally, although this nursing home did not rank highly in terms of nursing hours, it performed better in some of the quality-based metrics we assessed. In terms of the number of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, this nursing home performed better than the national average.
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Long-term Care Quality
Unfortunately, this facility's third highest score is long-term care. As it turns out, with a grade of D in this category, it still performed somewhat badly. Facilities that don't score well in this category often do not provide as much nursing care and also may be lagging in a few of the areas of routine healthcare services we assessed. On top of considering the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. We were a bit worried that this facility vaccinated a relatively low 79.43925 percent of its patients. To our surprise, this facility wasn't as bad as we expected at keeping its patients out of the hospital. While it had 3 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, its risk adjusted statistic wasn't bad since it had more complex patients.
Short-term Care Quality
The last category we graded was short-term care, where this facility received a rock bottom grade in this area also. It received an F for this area, which is definitely somewhat alarming. In calculating our short-term care scores, we scrutinize the nursing home's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other types of therapists. This area is generally a useful assessment of a facility's rehabilitation services. With its grade in this category, we were not surprised to discover that this place is well below average in terms of the number of registered nurse and physical therapy hours provided to its patients based on the figures we looked at. Finally, we considered the percentage of residents that returned home from this nursing home. This facility didn't fare well here either. In fact, we found that just 42.3 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 7.19% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This statistic gauges the percentage of long-term patients who suffered from new or worsened pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are a reliable barometer of the quality of nursing care a nursing home provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 5.13% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term stay patients which sustained falls which caused severe injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries may be a sign of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 3.69% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of residents that suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections could be associated with insufficient hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 16.86% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of residents who were prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These drugs are used for several medical conditions, such as Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 21.94% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients given antianxiety medications. These medications are generally used to treat residents suffering from anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 5.8% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients demonstrating depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 92.32% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 17% Percentage of Patients
This is the percent of patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 21.37% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients who retained mobility levels.
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 1.62 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 21.37 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 10.77 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Wilson Care & Rehabilitation Center, 74.66% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percentage of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
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