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Address
218 STONE STREET
WATERTOWN, NY, 13601
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (315) 782-7400

Number of Certified Beds: 224
Total Number of Residents: 132
Percent of Occupied Beds: 59%
Sprinkler Status: Partially Sprinklered
Program Participation: Medicare and Medicaid
Type of Ownership: Non profit - Corporation
Located Within a Hospital?: No
Multi Nursing Home Ownership?: No
Resident and Family Councils: Resident
Continuing Care Retirement Community?: No
Quality Indicator Survey?: No
Special Focus Facility?: No
Type: Skilled Nursing Facilities


Overall Star Rating: 1 Star
Health Inspections Star Rating: 1 Star
Nurse Staffing Star Rating: 2 Stars
Quality Measures Star Rating: 4 Stars
RN Only Star Rating: 1 Star

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Administrative Staff - Full Time: 4.29
Certified Nurse Aides - Full Time: 74.03
Certified Nurse Aides - Part Time: 14.03
Housekeeping Personnel - Full Time: 34.36
Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurses - Full Time: 38.24
Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurses - Part Time: 7.17
Mental Health Services Personnel - Under Contract: 0.34
Nurses With Administrative Duties - Full Time: 2.50
Registered Nurses - Full Time: 12.03
Rn Director Of Nursing - Full Time: 1.07
Activities Professionals - Full Time: 1.07
Dietitians - Part Time: 0.91
Pharmacists - Under Contract: 0.21
Medical Directors - Full Time: 1.14
Physician Extenders - Full Time: 1.07
Podiatrists - Under Contract: 0.06
Speech Pathologists - Under Contract: 0.26
Other Physicians - Under Contract: 0.37
Registered Nurses - Part Time: 0.51
Social Workers - Part Time: 0.03
Housekeeping Personnel - Part Time: 4.47
Physical Therapists - Full Time: 1.07
Physical Therapy Aide - Full Time: 1.07

Provided Services

  • Activities Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Clinical Laboratory Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Dental Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Diagnostic Xray Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Dietary Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Housekeeping Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Mental Health Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Nursing Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Occupational Therapy Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Pharmacy Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Physical Therapy Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Physician Extender Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Physician Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Podiatry Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Social Work Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Speech/Language Pathology Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Vocational Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents

Staff Information

Number of Registered Nurses Hours Per Resident Per Day
Here:

0.340
State:

0.637
Number of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Hours Per Resident Per Day
Here:

1.350
New York:

0.790
Total Number of Licensed Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day
Here:

1.690
State:

1.425
Number of ,Certified Nurse Assistant Hours Per Resident Per Day
This Nursing Home:

0.040
State:

0.080
Number Therapy Hours Per Resident Per Day
This Nursing Home:

0.040
State:

0.081

Quality Measures

Percent of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased
This Nursing Home:

12.3%
New York:

15.6%
Percent of long-stay high-risk residents with pressure ulcers
Here:

3.1%
New York:

8.4%
Percent of long-stay residents who lose too much weight
Here:

6.8%
New York:

6.4%
Percent of long-stay low-risk residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder
Here:

26.0%
New York:

41.1%
Percent of long-stay residents who have had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
This Nursing Home:

4.0%
State:

3.1%
Percent of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection
This Nursing Home:

3.0%
State:

6.8%
Percent of long-stay residents who were physically restrained
This Nursing Home:

2.2%
State:

2.3%
Percent of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
This Nursing Home:

3.0%
State:

2.9%
Percent of long-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine
This Nursing Home:

99.2%
State:

96.7%
Percent of long-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
This Nursing Home:

97.0%
State:

97.3%
Percent of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain
This Nursing Home:

16.0%
State:

16.9%
Percent of short-stay residents with Pressure ulcers that are new or worsened
This Nursing Home:

16.0%
New York:

1.8%
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
This Nursing Home:

92.1%
New York:

85.0%
Percent of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
This Nursing Home:

23.3%
New York:

20.8%

Complaint Deficiency

Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Follow policies and procedures to convey the resident's personal funds to the appropriate party responsible after the resident's death: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Corridors that are separated from common areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Construction that can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Properly hold, secure and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Follow policies and procedures to convey the resident's personal funds to the appropriate party responsible after the resident's death: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

An elevator that firefighters can control in the event of a fire: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and being separated from others: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide housekeeping and maintenance services: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide necessary care and services to maintain the highest well being of each resident : Few (Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety)

Make sure that each residents' abilities in activities of daily living do not decline, unless unavoidable: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores: Few (Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety)

Make sure that residents with reduced range of motion get proper treatment and services to increase range of motion: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure that the nursing home area is free from accident hazards and risks and provides supervision to prevent avoidable accidents: Some (Actual harm)

Make sure that each resident gets a nutritional and well balanced diet, unless it is not possible to do so: Few (Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety)

Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration: Few (Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety)

1) Make sure that each resident's drug regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; 2) Each resident's entire drug/medication is managed and monitored to achieve highest well being: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure that paid feeding assistants 1) completed training; 2) works under the supervision of a RN or LPN; and 3) feeds only residents who have no complicated feeding problems: Some (Actual harm)

Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Have enough outside ventilation via a window or mechanical ventilation, or both: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Be administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident : Some (Actual harm)

Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility: Some (Actual harm)

An elevator that firefighters can control in the event of a fire: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Keep each resident's personal and medical records private and confidential: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide care for residents in a way that keeps or builds each resident's dignity and respect of individuality: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide housekeeping and maintenance services: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

Make sure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide necessary care and services to maintain the highest well being of each resident : Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, and receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder function: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure that the nursing home area is free from accident hazards and risks and provides supervision to prevent avoidable accidents: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detectors: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Let the resident refuse treatment or refuse to take part in an experiment and formulate advance directives: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

An elevator that firefighters can control in the event of a fire: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in a resident's physical or mental health: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure that each resident gets a nutritional and well balanced diet, unless it is not possible to do so: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

1) Make sure that each resident's drug regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; 2) Each resident's entire drug/medication is managed and monitored to achieve highest well being: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

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