William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home

William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home

Overview

William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home is located in Temple, TX, part of Bell County.

According to United States census data, the city has a population of 85,416. 14.8% of residents are 65 years or older, 1.7% less than the U.S. population.

Three neighboring cities, towns, and the like are Little River-Academy, Belton, and Morgan’s Point Resort.

Our network provides data for 17 senior living communities in Temple, TX with this community.

About the Community

A state-owned entity, William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home accepts Medicare and Medicaid. The facility contains 160 beds with an average occupancy rate of 80.8%.

Resident council is available. William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home 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

William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home reports the below data to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The Retirement Being team compares each datum to the nation’s and Texas’s averages.

Long-Stay Quality Measures

Anti-Anxiety Medication

B

15.3% of residents received anti-anxiety or hypnotic medication, 4.2% less than the nation and 7.1% less than the state.

Antipsychotic Medication

B

8% of residents received antipsychotic medication, 6.5% less than the nation and 3.5% less than the state.

Bowels or Bladder Control

A

31.1% of low-risk residents lose control of their bowels or bladder, 15.9% less than the nation and 20.4% less than the state.

Depressive Symptoms

B

0.7% of residents have depressive symptoms, 6.8% less than the nation and 4.1% less than the state.

Falls with a Major Injury

B

1.9% of residents have one or more falls with a major injury, 1.5% less than the nation and 1.4% less than the state.

Increased Need for Help

A

6.7% of residents’ need for help with daily activities increased, 7.9% less than the nation and 10.4% less than the state.

Influenza Vaccine

D

94.6% of residents were given the influenza vaccine, 0.8% less than the nation and 2.2% less 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

D

91.1% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 1.6% less than the nation and 4.5% less than the state.

Pressure Ulcers

C

7.6% of high-risk residents have pressure ulcers, 0.5% less than the nation and 0.3% less than the state.

UTI

A

0% of residents have a urinary tract infection, 2.4% less than the nation and 1.5% less than the state.

Urinary Catheter

B

0.7% of residents have or had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, 0.9% less than the nation and 0.8% less than the state.

Weight Loss

B

4.3% of residents lose too much weight, 1.7% less than the nation and 0.8% less than the state.

Worsening Movability

A

4.8% of residents’ ability to move independently worsened, 13.2% less than the nation and 11.6% less than the state.

Short-Stay Quality Measures

Antipsychotic Medication

F

10.3% of residents received antipsychotic medication for the first time, 8.5% more than the nation and 8.4% more than the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

F

44.7% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 34.8% less than the nation and 37.8% less than the state.

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

F

40.7% of residents were given the seasonal influenza vaccine, 36% less than the nation and 37.9% less than the state.

COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Resident Primary Series

D

82.1% of residents were given the primary vaccination series, 5.2% less than the nation and 1.2% more than the state.

Resident Boosters

F

17.1% of residents were up-to-date on their vaccines, 40.2% less than the nation and 23.5% less than the state.

Staff Primary Series

B

94.4% of staff completed the primary vaccination series, 7.5% more than the nation and 10.5% more than the state.

Staff Boosters

C

36% of staff were up-to-date on their vaccines, 6.9% less than the nation and 1.4% more than the state.

Staffing Hours

William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home 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 Texas’s averages.

Nurse Aide

B

Nurse aide hours total 2 hours and 20 minutes per resident daily, 8 minutes longer than the nation and 23 minutes longer than the state.

Licensed Partial Nurse

B

Licensed partial nurse hours total 59 minutes per resident daily, 5 minutes longer than the nation and 3 minutes shorter than the state.

Registered Nurse

F

Registered nurse hours total 19 minutes per resident daily, 21 minutes shorter than the nation and 3 minutes shorter than the state.

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

Physical Therapist

F

Physical therapist hours total 0 minutes per resident daily, 3 minutes shorter than the nation and 2 minutes shorter than the state.

Local Businesses and Organizations

Healthcare

For William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home residents that require a hospital visit, Olin E. Teague Veterans Medical Center is the closest, 0.36 miles away. V.A. Hospital is the next nearest, 0.4 miles away.

The closest pharmacies are Specialty Pharmacy Service, 0.48 miles away, and Baylor Scott & White Pharmacy #228, 1.19 miles away. Scott & White Pharmacies and Westside Drug are two more in the area.

Should there be a need for dental care, Ellis G Marshall DDS and Gordon Marshall DDS are 1.04 miles and 1.04 miles away. As for vision care, Scott & White Eye Institute is 1.26 miles from the community.

Leisure Activities

If some fresh air or exercise is desired, Whistle Stop Playground is 1.14 miles away, and Jackson Park is 1.77 miles away. Premiere Cinema & IMAX-Temple is 1.54 miles away for an activity with little physical movement.

Nearby places of worship include Church of Christ and Full Gospel Holiness Church. The former is 0.2 miles, and the latter is 0.26 miles from the community.

When the time comes for a haircut or trim, Diamond Cutz Barber Shop & Embroidery is 0.34 miles away.

Sustenance

Seniors looking to dine out or order takeout have several choices, including Outback and Krab Kingz Temple, 0.27 miles and 0.32 miles away. Jody’s Family Restaurant and Jody’s Restaurant are a couple of other establishments in the area.

To do some grocery shopping, Pools Grocery is 0.36 miles away, and Mungi’s Grocery is 0.55 miles away. Fruteria Ruby and Kerley Grocery & Market are two more nearby options.

Financial Services

Take care of financial needs at Texell Federal Credit Union, 0.35 miles away, or BBVA Compass, 0.55 miles away. First Finance of Temple and Extraco Bank are also in the vicinity of the community.

The Weather in Temple

July was Temple’s warmest month of the last year, with an average high of 101°F. Conversely, its coldest month was February. The average low in February was 32°F.

The city saw 15.55 inches of precipitation, 3.3 inches of snowfall, and average humidity of 65% over the last 12 months.

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