US News names 2020-21 Best Nursing Homes: 5 things to know

Five things to know:.

U.S. News and World Report released its 11th annual 2021 Best Nursing Home rankings Oct. 27..

Erica Carbajal –
Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
Print|Email.

1. This years rankings consist of COVID-19 information and other security measurements, consisting of infection control infractions and vaccination rates on a brand-new patient safety summary feature on retirement home profile pages.

2. U.S. News used openly offered federal data since July from the CMS Nursing Home Compare site to assess more than 15,000 retirement home.

3. Assisted living home received three rankings: a “short-term” ranking based upon the quality of rehabilitation look after patients recovering from a medical facility stay; a ” long-lasting” ranking that assesses a homes take care of citizens who need day-to-day help; and an “overall ranking which averages long-lasting and short rankings..

4. California had 215 assisted living home that got a “high carrying out” designation in short-term rehab, the highest on the list. The state also made “high performing” rankings for long-lasting care at 135 of its nursing houses.

5. U.S. News recognized 3,277 centers as its “Best Nursing Homes” out of the more than 15,000 examined. To receive this label, a facility needs to have been “high carrying out” in short-term rehabilitation, long-term care or both..

California had 215 nursing homes that got a “high carrying out” designation in short-term rehab, the greatest on the list. The state also made “high performing” rankings for long-lasting care at 135 of its nursing houses.

To see a total list of this years scores, click here..

U.S. News recognized 3,277 centers as its “Best Nursing Homes” out of the more than 15,000 examined. © Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020.

.

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this material? View our policies by click on this link.

More posts on post-acute care: Indiana National Guard to help fight COVID-19 in long-lasting care faciliitesNevada reverses block on quick COVID-19 tests in nursing homes23 New York retirement home fined $328K for COVID-19 safety infractions