Ohio Nursing Homes Psychiatric Health Infographic: April 2019

Ohio Nursing Homes Psychiatric Health Infographic: April 2019

An infographic, created by Psych360, was recently launched displaying data measuring the average percentage of incidents experienced by residents in a Nursing Home including a Skilled Nursing Facility. This infographic provides a tool for Skilled Nursing Facilities to compare how they rank against the state of Ohio averages and national averages in multiple categories of care. The information displayed sourced from medicare.gov and provides an easy to read view of averages on key indicators for both short-term and long-term residents. The infographic will be updated each time new data is available. 

Key IndicatorsState AverageNational Average
Physical restraints used in long term residents .2%.3%
Falls with injuries in short term residents .9%
Falls with injuries in long term residents 3.5%3.4%
Antipsychotic medication administered in short term residents 2%1.9%
Antipsychotic medication administered in long term residents 14.9%14.8%
Depression symptoms in long term residents 13%13%
Anti-anxiety/hypnotic medications used in long term residents 22.6%21.1%
Behavioral symptoms in long term residents 20.6%28.6%

“Psych360 is excited to be able to provide a practical tool for Skilled Nursing Facility directors and administrators to be able to gauge the psychiatric health of their facility,” says President and Psych APRN Nicole Coniglio.  

The infographic will be available on the Psych360 website and on their Facebook and LinkedIn pages. Subscribers to the company’s e-updates will be emailed the infographic each time it is updated. 

Psych360 is an APRN led group seeking to deliver psychiatric care to Long Term Care facilities struggling quality providers. The expanding company currently provides services to Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities throughout Ohio and Maryland.