Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center is an average-sized nursing home in Lubbock, Texas. This nursing home received an overall grade of D, which is a relatively poor grade. If you aren't happy with this facility's overall grade, you should be able to find a better option in Lubbock. The city has at least 10 other nursing homes. If you aren't deterred by this nursing home's profile, feel free to continue reading to find out about its category scores. Inspection reports are discussed in the next section.
Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center
- 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 - Limited Liability company
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
Registered Staff Hours
Although we didn't rate this nursing home favorably overall, we actually gave it an excellent grade in the category of inspections, where it earned an A. These inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Unfortunately, we weren't able to track down deficiency data for this nursing home. We would like to have more data for this facility. Without having all of the information regarding deficiencies, it ended up being challenging to really evaluate this facility in terms of this category.
Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home's next best category was its long-term care score, where it received a grade of C. In the area of long-term care, we analyze the quantity of services provided by a nursing home, rather than more medically-intensive services. After considering the volume of care provided by nurses, we then analyzed the nursing home's vaccination statistics. We were optimistic to find that this nursing home vaccinated 99.022804 percent of its patients against pneumonia. This nursing home keeps its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
We awarded this facility a grade of just D for our short-term care grade. This is not one of our better scores. Our short-term care grades are believed to be most important for patients needing rehabilitation services. Rehabilitation typically utilizes more skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes not only nursing services, but also physical and respiratory therapy, as well as other types of therapy. With its score in this area, we were not stunned to discover that this place is well below average in terms of the quantity of physical therapy and registered nurse hours offered to its residents based on the metrics we looked at. Honestly, this was about what we expected here. The final item we assessed in this category is the percentage of patients who were able to leave the facility and return to the community. We discovered that just 0 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home, which is well below average. The combination of these poor metrics doomed this facility's short-term care score.
The final category we rated is nursing. This facility received an abysmal grade of F in this category. Our nursing score is largely associated with the facility's nurse staffing. This facility offered only 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient daily. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed well in the area of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. Many consider these statistics to be measures of the quality of nursing care.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 7.79% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint indicates the percentage of long-term residents that are suffering from new or worsened pressure ulcers. We have found that pressure ulcers are an barometer of the quality of nursing care a nursing home provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 3.33% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of patients that suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in major injury are routinely associated with poor nursing care. Closer supervision reduces the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 1.51% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections could be linked to inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 11.48% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of long-term residents who are given antipsychotic medication. Increased usage of these drugs may mean that a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior in scenarios where such drugs aren't medically indicated. However, some facilities may need to rely on these drugs due to having more patients suffering from dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 22.56% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric measures the percent of long-term stay residents taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 4.81% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients showing symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 94.64% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home residents, making these vaccines important for resident well-being.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 17.1% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term stay patients that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and eating. Some experts argue this is a reasonable measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 16.36% Percentage of Residents
Measures the percentage of long-term patients that retained mobility levels.
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 1.67 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric measures the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. Staying out of the hospital is key to the physical health of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 16.36 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 11.4 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to gauge patient care during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Windmill Nursing & Rehab Center, 66.86% Percentage of Resident
This metric is a measure of the percent of short-term stay residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Some would argue that this is a reasonable measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.
Scores for Lubbock, TX
- Overall Rating has a grade of C
- Nurse Rating has a grade of D
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of D
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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