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About Handmaker Home For The Aging

General Information

Legal Business NameHandmaker Jewish Services For The Aging
Ownership TypeNon Profit - Corporation
Changed Ownership In The Last 12 MonthsNo
First Accepted MedicareJanuary 1, 1967 ()
Capacity94
Residents80
Percent Occupied85%
Program ParticipationMedicare And Medicaid
Resident And Family CouncilsResident
In HospitalNo
Continuing Care Retirement CommunityYes
Special Focus FacilityNo
Auto Sprinkler System In Required AreasYes

Ratings for Handmaker Home For The Aging

Handmaker Home For The Aging
was reviewed by Medicare to have a rating of 4 out of 5. About Medicare Ratings
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Health Inspections Rating
Quality Measures Rating
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RN Staff Rating

Overall Ratings of Arizona Nursing Homes

Fines, Complaints, and Inspection Problems in the Past 3 Years

Compare The Number of Problems

Types of Problems at Nursing Homes

Some issues within a nursing home are much more severe than others. Medicare evaluates each problem based on 2 scales: the number of residents affected by a problem and the severity of the potential or actual harm to residents based on the problem. We have color coded the matrix below to make it easier to pick out the more severe problems. In general, orange and red issues related to the treatment of a resident are considered substandard quality of care.

  Residents Affected
Severity of the Deficiency Few Some Many
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety J K L
Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy G H I
No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy D E F
No actual harm with potential for minimal harm A B C

July 9, 2015 - 17 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionDispose of garbage and refuse properly.
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionWalls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionStore, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionMaintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionHave a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionExits that are accessible at all times.
ESomePotential for HarmComplaint+InspectionEnsure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionDevelop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAutomatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionPortable fire extinguishers.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionProper medical gas storage and administration areas.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionKeep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionProvide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.

September 16, 2014 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
DFewPotential for HarmComplaintAssist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.

April 24, 2014 - 3 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionProperly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionCorridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAutomatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionSpecial areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionHave a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionKeep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth Inspection1) 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.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionProperly protected cooking facilities.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.

Staffing Levels Per Resident per Day

Medicare determines the expected staffing time per resident per day depending on level of care the residents of Handmaker Home For The Aging require. It is important to compare the reported time to expected time for a single facility instead of comparing the amount of time per resident of two facilities. Learn why.

2hr 30min
2hr 35min
ReportedExpected
CNA
1hr 5min
40min
ReportedExpected
LPN
55min
1hr 10min
ReportedExpected
RN
4hr 30min
4hr 25min
ReportedExpected
Total Nursing

This facility also provides approximately 1hr 10min per resident per WEEK of physical therapist time.

Quality Measures for Long Stay Residents

100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
95.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
100.0%
-
100.0%
95.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
-
-
-
54.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Low Risk Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder
11.8%
-
14.7%
17.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Received an Antipsychotic Medication
-
-
-
14.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Need for Help with ADLs has Increased
-
-
-
10.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
18.2%
-
11.8%
6.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Lose Too Much Weight
0.0%
-
3.3%
5.9%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
High Risk Residents With Pressure Ulcers
9.1%
-
-
3.1%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Have Depressive Symptoms
12.1%
-
11.8%
4.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
With a Urinary Tract Infection
0.0%
-
2.9%
3.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury
2.2%
-
6.1%
3.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
With a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder
0.0%
-
0.0%
0.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Were Physically Restrained

Quality Measures for Short Stay Residents

96.2%
96.4%
94.5%
88.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
95.6%
95.4%
95.4%
87.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
Were Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
30.2%
23.4%
29.6%
19.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
3.9%
2.9%
0.3%
1.9%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication
0.2%
0.2%
0.0%
0.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015AZ
With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened