Windflower Health Center

Windflower Health Center

Overview

Windflower Health Center is located in Amarillo, TX, part of Potter County.

According to United States census data, the city has a population of 201,234. 13.8% of residents are 65 years or older, 2.7% less than the U.S. population.

Three neighboring cities, towns, and the like are Bishop Hills, Bushland, Texas, and Timbercreek Canyon.

Our network provides data for 30 senior living communities in Amarillo, TX with this community.

About the Community

A for-profit corporation, Windflower Health Center accepts Medicare and Medicaid. The facility contains 120 beds with an average occupancy rate of 52.5%.

Resident council is available. Windflower Health Center 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

Windflower Health Center 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

F

32.2% of residents received anti-anxiety or hypnotic medication, 12.7% more than the nation and 9.8% more than the state.

Antipsychotic Medication

F

34.1% of residents received antipsychotic medication, 19.6% more than the nation and 22.6% more than the state.

Bowels or Bladder Control

D

53.9% of low-risk residents lose control of their bowels or bladder, 6.9% more than the nation and 2.4% more than the state.

Depressive Symptoms

A

0% of residents have depressive symptoms, 7.5% less than the nation and 4.8% less than the state.

Falls with a Major Injury

D

5.2% of residents have one or more falls with a major injury, 1.8% more than the nation and 1.9% more than the state.

Increased Need for Help

C

15.7% of residents’ need for help with daily activities increased, 1.1% more than the nation and 1.4% less than the state.

Influenza Vaccine

C

97.1% of residents were given the influenza vaccine, 1.7% more than the nation and 0.3% 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

D

92.5% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 0.2% less than the nation and 3.1% less than the state.

Pressure Ulcers

B

6% of high-risk residents have pressure ulcers, 2.1% less than the nation and 1.9% less than the state.

UTI

B

0.6% of residents have a urinary tract infection, 1.8% less than the nation and 0.9% less than the state.

Urinary Catheter

F

2.8% of residents have or had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, 1.2% more than the nation and 1.3% more than the state.

Weight Loss

B

4.5% of residents lose too much weight, 1.5% less than the nation and 0.6% less than the state.

Worsening Movability

C

19% of residents’ ability to move independently worsened, 1% more than the nation and 2.6% more than the state.

Short-Stay Quality Measures

Antipsychotic Medication

D

1.8% of residents received antipsychotic medication for the first time, the same as the nation and 0.1% less than the state.

Improvements in Function

F

50.8% of residents saw improvements in function, 23.5% less than the nation and 16.1% less than the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

B

95.1% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 15.6% more than the nation and 12.6% more than the state.

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

B

91.7% of residents were given the seasonal influenza vaccine, 15% more than the nation and 13.1% more than the state.

COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Resident Primary Series

A

96.3% of residents were given the primary vaccination series, 9% more than the nation and 15.4% more than the state.

Resident Boosters

B

76.8% of residents were up-to-date on their vaccines, 19.5% more than the nation and 36.2% more than the state.

Staff Primary Series

F

74.5% of staff completed the primary vaccination series, 12.4% less than the nation and 9.4% less than the state.

Staff Boosters

D

19.8% of staff were up-to-date on their vaccines, 23.1% less than the nation and 14.8% less than the state.

Staffing Hours and Turnover Rates

Windflower Health Center 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.

Staffing Hours

Nurse Aide

B

Nurse aide hours total 2 hours and 24 minutes per resident daily, 12 minutes longer than the nation and 27 minutes longer than the state.

Licensed Partial Nurse

A

Licensed partial nurse hours total 1 hour and 26 minutes per resident daily, 33 minutes longer than the nation and 23 minutes longer than the state.

Registered Nurse

C

Registered nurse hours total 34 minutes per resident daily, 6 minutes shorter than the nation and 11 minutes longer than the state.

On the weekend, registered nurse hours total 21 minutes per resident daily, 6 minutes shorter than the nation and 3 minutes longer than the state.

Physical Therapist

D

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

Staffing Turnover Rates

Registered Nurse

D

The registered nurse turnover rate is 71.4%, 19.5% higher than the nation and 8.3% higher than the state.

Total Nursing Staff

D

The total nursing staff turnover rate is 59.8%, 6.5% higher than the nation and 1% higher than the state.

Administrator

A

0 administrators left the facility within a recent one-year period, 0.7 less than the nation and 0.8 less than the state.

Local Businesses and Organizations

Healthcare

For Windflower Health Center residents that require a hospital visit, Amarillo VA Healthcare System is the closest, 0.47 miles away. Northwest Texas Healthcare System is the next nearest, 1.33 miles away.

The closest pharmacies are Medicus Rx Pharmacy, 0.04 miles away, and Syncor, 0.04 miles away. Remedies Pharmacy and Walgreens are two more in the area.

Should there be a need for dental care, Gregory E Harrison DDS and Julie D Putman DMD are 0.35 miles and 0.43 miles away. As for vision care, Amarillo Eye Care Center is 0.13 miles from the community.

Leisure Activities

If some fresh air or exercise is desired, Sam Houston Park is 0.87 miles away, and Medi Park is 1.04 miles away. Regal Cinemas UA Amarillo Star IMAX & RPX is 2.22 miles away for an activity with little physical movement. Bookworms can find solace in Amarillo Public Library, 0.35 miles from Windflower Health Center.

Nearby places of worship include Freedom Baptist Church and Tascosa Road Fellowship. The former is 0.19 miles, and the latter is 0.67 miles from the community.

When the time comes for a haircut or trim, Regal Nails is 0.67 miles away.

Sustenance

Seniors looking to dine out or order takeout have several choices, including Country Club Nursing & Rehab and Tsunami, 0.13 miles and 0.33 miles away. Taco Villa and SUBWAY are a couple of other establishments in the area.

To do some grocery shopping, United Supermarkets is 0.6 miles away, and Cotti Foods is 0.62 miles away. Walmart and United Supermarkets are two more nearby options.

Financial Services

Take care of financial needs at FirstBank Southwest – Gem Lake Banking Center, 0.44 miles away, or First Bank, 0.44 miles away. Access Community Credit Union and Citibank are also in the vicinity of the community.

The Weather in Amarillo

July was Amarillo’s warmest month of the last year, with an average high of 97°F. Conversely, its coldest month was February. The average low in February was 22°F.

The city saw 10.92 inches of precipitation, 21.68 inches of snowfall, and average humidity of 45% over the last 12 months.

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