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Willow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center
4934 S 7Th St, Abilene, TX 79605
Based on 7 reviews
Services and Housing OptionsNursing Home, Rehabilitation
For Pricing & Availability(800) 780-8101
To Reach a Resident(325) 692-2172
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Willow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center DescriptionWillow Springs Health and Rehabilitation Center in Abilene, Texas provides care plans that are customized to each resident's specific needs as directed by his/her own physician. We offer a variety of therapies to help you live your best life! Long-term care provides around-the-clock nursing assistance and help with activities like eating, taking medication, or other everyday tasks. The environment at Willow Springs is designed to provide residents with a comfortable and supportive community living experience.
RehabilitationThe Clinical Rehabilitation team at Willow Springs will evaluate each resident's unique circumstances and develop an individualized rehabilitation program that is tailored to fit their needs. During treatments, therapists will help patients become more independent, strong and confident.
DiningFood is a necessary part of our survival and thus, dining is an important aspect of our lives. It is designed to be a fun and social time. At Willow Springs, we believe that sharing a meal is one of the best ways to build relationships. That's why we practice "Family Style Dining." By sitting down and enjoying a meal together, we create bonds that last long after the dishes are cleared. We understand that our diners want choices and variety in their meal. We offer the services of a qualified licensed dietician for those who require specialized diets, but many residents do not. The importance of quality palatable food is understood by our dietary team.
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AmenitiesWillow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center is proud to offer their residents a variety of amenities to enjoy. Discharge Planning and resource assistance are available for those needing additional support in their transition. Daily activity and enrichment programs, salon services, transportation to local healthcare providers, housekeeping and laundry services, television and telephone access, arts and crafts, games, and even scheduled and supervised smoking breaks are all provided for the comfort and convenience of their residents.
ServicesWillow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center offers personalized care plans tailored to each resident's needs, with regular visits from independent physicians and the Medical Director for quality medical care. 24-hour nursing services are available, including tracheostomy and IV therapy, as well as wound care (including Wound Vac Therapy), medication management, nutritional/dietary support and assistance with activities of daily living. Residents can also participate in a daily activity/enrichment program.
Rehabilitation Services and AmenitiesWillow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center offers a comprehensive rehabilitation program with specialized services such as physical, speech and occupational therapies. Patients can also enjoy amenities like a beauty salon, library/activity area, meals and recreational activities. These offerings provide an ideal setting for recovery.
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Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesThis nursing community has been given an overall rating of 4 out of 5 stars by The Center for Medicare and Medicaid receiving 4 stars on its health inspection, 3 stars on its quality measures rating, and 2 stars on its staffing rating. Within the quality measure rating, each facility is given a short-stay rating and a long-stay rating. This facility received a 3-star short-stay rating and a 3-star long-stay rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services on 05/20/94 and is run by a for profit organization. It is a large-sized nursing community with 96 nursing beds. Currently, there are 47 residents within the nursing community. Be advised these resident occupancy numbers are not always up to date and are collected from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services website periodically.
Alerts from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesThis facility has been given 2 fines by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for a total of $5,657.80. The facility has had 2 facility incidents reported in the last 3 years that resulted in a citation.
Overall RatingsWillow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center has a 4-star overall rating (the second highest possible), slightly higher than the state average. The nursing home is in the top 30% of facilities in terms of overall rating and health inspection rating (also 4 stars, the second highest possible). However, it falls to the bottom 30% of facilities when quality is taken into account; its quality rating is slightly lower than the state average.
Staff RatingsThe Willow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center is a nursing home with a 2-star staff rating, the second lowest possible. In terms of nursing aid staffing hours per resident per day, the nursing home is in the top half of facilities, slightly higher than the state average. However, in terms of LPN staffing hours per resident per day, the nursing home is in the bottom 40% of facilities and lower than the state average. The nursing home fares better in RN staffing hours per resident per day, falling into the top 40% of facilities with slightly more hours than the state average. Nevertheless, in licensed staffing hours per resident per day, Willow Springs falls into the bottom half of all facilities and lower than average for the state. Finally, physical therapist staffing hours per resident per day places Willow Springs in the bottom 20% of all nursing homes with staffing that is once again lower than average for the state.
Covid DataThe Willow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center is a nursing home that is in the bottom 30% of facilities in terms of resident vaccination rate. The resident vaccination rate at this nursing home is slightly higher than the state average. The nursing home has a resident vaccination rate of 82.4% which is greater than the state resident vaccination rate of 81.0%. However, the staff vaccination rate at this nursing home is in the top half of all facilities and it is also higher than the state average. The staff vaccination rate at this nursing home is 91.4% which is greater than the state staff vaccination rate of 84.5%. Additionally, this nursing home also has a covid boosterrate that is in the top 20% of all facilities and way higher than the state average. The covid boosterrate at this particular nursing home 97.6% which greatly exceeds 73
Quality MeasuresThe Willow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center is a nursing home that ranks in the top half of all facilities in terms of the number of residents who have depressive symptoms. Although the percentage of residents with depressive symptoms is slightly lower than the state average, the number of residents who received an antipsychotic medication is way higher than the state average. The nursing home also ranks in the bottom 40% of all facilities in terms of the number of residents given Pneumococcal vaccine, and the percentage of residents whose ability to move independently worsened is slightly higher than the state average.
Emergency and Hospitalization Quality MeasuresThe Willow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center is a nursing home that is in the bottom 30% of facilities in terms of hospitalizations per 1000 days. The hospitalizations per 1000 days is slightly higher than the state average. The nursing home is also in the bottom 30% of facilities in terms of outpatient emergency department visits per 1000 days. The outpatient emergency department visits per 1000 days is slightly higher than the state average. In terms of short-stay residents who had outpatient emergency department visits, The Willow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center is in the bottom half of facilities. The short-stay residents who had outpatient emergency department visits is slightly higher than the state average. Lastly, The Willow Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center is in the bottom 40% of facilities in terms of short stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission. The short stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission is slightly higher than the state average.
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Once again they take post down that is the truth about this facility they know if the negativity gets around about this place no 1 will take their loved ones there or wanna be employed there.!They have about 50 residents due to family members taking family members to other places with good patient care.. They took other post down cause the truth hurts They walked other business person out for stealing money from residents & now have a ex convict fresh out of prison with no degree running the business office so becareful where you take your loved ones. Do not do back ground checks on employees only facility I know that will hire any one to have staff so sad
Health and Fire Safety Deficiencies
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid report report health and fire safety deficiencies. Some of these deficiencies are more severe than others. The following table shows different levels of severity.
|Severity of Deficiency||Isolated||Pattern||Widespread|
|Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety||J||K||L|
|Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy||G||H||I|
|No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy||D||E||F|
|No actual harm with potential for minimal harm||A||B||C|
Fire Safety Deficiencies
|Survey Date||Correction Date||Letter||Category||Description|
|2021-09-16||2021-09-17||D||Egress Deficiencies||Add doors in an exit area that do not require the use of a key from the exit side unless in case of special locking arrangements.|
|2021-09-16||2021-10-01||F||Smoke Deficiencies||Properly install and monitor supervisory attachments on automatic sprinkler systems.|
|2019-09-26||2019-09-27||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Ensure smoke barriers are constructed to a 1 hour fire resistance rating.|
|2019-09-26||2019-09-30||D||Miscellaneous Deficiencies||Have posted "No-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.|
|2018-10-02||2018-10-18||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.|
|2018-10-02||2018-10-18||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Ensure smoke barriers are constructed to a 1 hour fire resistance rating.|
Health Safety Deficiencies
|Survey Date||Correction Date||Letter||Category||Description|
|2022-04-13||D||D||Resident Rights Deficiencies||Provide timely notification to the resident, and if applicable to the resident representative and ombudsman, before transfer or discharge, including appeal rights.|
|2021-09-17||D||D||Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies||Ensure that each resident is free from the use of physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.|
|2021-09-17||D||D||Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies||Provide appropriate pressure ulcer care and prevent new ulcers from developing.|
|2021-09-17||D||D||Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies||Provide appropriate care for a resident to maintain and/or improve range of motion (ROM), limited ROM and/or mobility, unless a decline is for a medical reason.|
|2021-09-17||E||E||Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies||Give their staff education on dementia care, and what abuse, neglect, and exploitation are; and how to report abuse, neglect, and exploitation.|
|2021-09-17||E||E||Infection Control Deficiencies||Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.|
|2021-03-10||D||D||Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies||Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents.|
|2019-09-26||E||E||Infection Control Deficiencies||Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.|
|2019-09-26||E||E||Infection Control Deficiencies||Develop and implement policies and procedures for flu and pneumonia vaccinations.|
|2020-01-14||D||D||Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies||Develop and implement a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.|
|2020-01-14||E||E||Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies||Safeguard resident-identifiable information and/or maintain medical records on each resident that are in accordance with accepted professional standards.|
|2018-10-04||B||B||Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies||Ensure necessary information is communicated to the resident, and receiving health care provider at the time of a planned discharge.|
|2018-10-04||E||E||Nursing and Physician Services Deficiencies||Ensure that the resident and his/her doctor meet face-to-face at all required visits.|
|2018-10-04||E||E||Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies||Ensure each resident receives and the facility provides food that accommodates resident allergies, intolerances, and preferences, as well as appealing options.|
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