Accordius Health at Asheville

Accordius Health at Asheville

Overview

Accordius Health at Asheville is located in Asheville, NC, part of Buncombe County.

According to United States census data, the city has a population of 94,067. 18.9% of residents are 65 years or older, 2.4% more than the U.S. population.

Three neighboring cities, towns, and the like are Woodfin, Weaverville, and Biltmore Forest.

Our network provides data for 26 senior living communities in Asheville, NC with this community.

About the Community

A for-profit corporation, Accordius Health at Asheville accepts Medicare and Medicaid. The facility contains 77 beds with an average occupancy rate of 75.6%.

Resident council is available. Accordius Health at Asheville is not a continuing care retirement community.

The most recent standard fire safety inspection saw automatic sprinklers in all required areas.

Quality Measures and Vaccination Rates

Accordius Health at Asheville reports the below data to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The Retirement Being team compares each datum to the nation’s and North Carolina’s averages.

Long-Stay Quality Measures

Anti-Anxiety Medication

D

22% of residents received anti-anxiety or hypnotic medication, 2.5% more than the nation and 0.1% less than the state.

Antipsychotic Medication

D

20.1% of residents received antipsychotic medication, 5.6% more than the nation and 8.3% more than the state.

Bowels or Bladder Control

A

30.6% of low-risk residents lose control of their bowels or bladder, 16.4% less than the nation and 23.1% less than the state.

Depressive Symptoms

A

0% of residents have depressive symptoms, 7.5% less than the nation and 3% less than the state.

Falls with a Major Injury

D

4.8% of residents have one or more falls with a major injury, 1.4% more than the nation and 1% more than the state.

Increased Need for Help

C

14.3% of residents’ need for help with daily activities increased, 0.3% less than the nation and 4.6% less than the state.

Influenza Vaccine

D

95.6% of residents were given the influenza vaccine, 0.2% more than the nation and 2% more than the state.

Physical Restraints

A

0% of residents were physically restrained, 0.2% less than the nation and the same as the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

C

96.6% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 3.9% more than the nation and 7.2% more than the state.

Pressure Ulcers

B

6.1% of high-risk residents have pressure ulcers, 2% less than the nation and 4% less than the state.

UTI

A

0% of residents have a urinary tract infection, 2.4% less than the nation and 3.2% less than the state.

Urinary Catheter

B

0.5% of residents have or had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, 1.1% less than the nation and 0.7% less than the state.

Weight Loss

B

3.5% of residents lose too much weight, 2.5% less than the nation and 4.7% less than the state.

Worsening Movability

C

17.9% of residents’ ability to move independently worsened, 0.1% less than the nation and 6.7% less than the state.

Short-Stay Quality Measures

Antipsychotic Medication

A

0% of residents received antipsychotic medication for the first time, 1.8% less than the nation and 1.5% less than the state.

Improvements in Function

B

83.1% of residents saw improvements in function, 8.8% more than the nation and 10.4% more than the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

C

92.7% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 13.2% more than the nation and 15.9% more than the state.

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

B

93.8% of residents were given the seasonal influenza vaccine, 17.1% more than the nation and 18.2% more than the state.

COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Resident Primary Series

F

76.1% of residents were given the primary vaccination series, 11.2% less than the nation and 10.9% less than the state.

Resident Boosters

F

4.3% of residents were up-to-date on their vaccines, 53% less than the nation and 55.7% less than the state.

Staff Primary Series

A

100% of staff completed the primary vaccination series, 13.1% more than the nation and 9.5% more than the state.

Staff Boosters

F

13% of staff were up-to-date on their vaccines, 29.9% less than the nation and 25.2% less than the state.

Staffing Hours and Turnover Rates

Accordius Health at Asheville provides staffing information to the CMS, which the federal agency uses to calculate the below staffing data. Our team then sets each data point against the nation’s and North Carolina’s averages.

Staffing Hours

Nurse Aide

F

Nurse aide hours total 1 hour and 30 minutes per resident daily, 41 minutes shorter than the nation and 38 minutes shorter than the state.

Licensed Partial Nurse

D

Licensed partial nurse hours total 43 minutes per resident daily, 9 minutes shorter than the nation and 11 minutes shorter than the state.

Registered Nurse

F

Registered nurse hours total 17 minutes per resident daily, 23 minutes shorter than the nation and 16 minutes shorter than the state.

On the weekend, registered nurse hours total 14 minutes per resident daily, 12 minutes shorter than the nation and 5 minutes shorter than the state.

Physical Therapist

D

Physical therapist hours total 2 minutes per resident daily, 1 minute shorter than the nation and 3 minutes shorter than the state.

Staffing Turnover Rates

Administrator

C

1 administrator left the facility within a recent one-year period, 0.3 more than the nation and 0.2 more than the state.

Local Businesses and Organizations

Healthcare

For Accordius Health at Asheville residents that require a hospital visit, Mission Hospital-Saint Joseph Campus is the closest, 4.51 miles away. Charles George VA Medical Center is the next nearest, 4.57 miles away.

The closest pharmacies are Walgreens, 1.81 miles away, and Asheville Compounding Pharmacy, 2 miles away. Two Moons Cbd I and CVS Pharmacy are two more in the area.

Should there be a need for dental care, Robert B Taylor DDS and Sluder Amy are 1.35 miles and 2.02 miles away. As for vision care, Harold A Champion OD is 1.83 miles from the community.

Leisure Activities

If some fresh air or exercise is desired, Beaver Lake Bird Sanctuary is 1.8 miles away, and Fusco Land Planning & Design is 1.89 miles away. Fine Arts Theatre is 3.71 miles away for an activity with little physical movement. Bookworms can find solace in Asheville Buncombe Library System, 1.74 miles from Accordius Health at Asheville.

Nearby places of worship include Asbury Memorial Methodist and Saint Eugene Catholic Church. The former is 1.42 miles, and the latter is 1.63 miles from the community.

When the time comes for a haircut or trim, Bell’s Jack L Barber Shop is 1.79 miles away.

Sustenance

Seniors looking to dine out or order takeout have several choices, including The Country Club of Asheville Tennis Shop and Cecilia’s Kitchen, 1.55 miles and 1.68 miles away. Early Girl Eatery and Ambrosia Bar & Bistro are a couple of other establishments in the area.

To do some grocery shopping, My Carolina Water is 0.79 miles away, and Sav-Mor is 1.34 miles away. Crystal Clear Water Systems and Ingles Market are two more nearby options.

Financial Services

Take care of financial needs at First Horizon Bank, 1.72 miles away, or Bank of America, 1.75 miles away. BB&T and First Bank – Asheville North, Nc are also in the vicinity of the community.

The Weather in Asheville

July was Asheville’s warmest month of the last year, with an average high of 84°F. Conversely, its coldest month was January. The average low in January was 26°F.

The city saw 35.91 inches of precipitation, 24.1 inches of snowfall, and average humidity of 74% over the last 12 months.

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