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About Longhouse-Northshire, Ltd

General Information

Legal Business NameLonghouse-Northshire, Ltd
Ownership TypeFor Profit - Corporation
Changed Ownership In The Last 12 MonthsNo
First Accepted MedicareJuly 18, 2002 (14 years)
Capacity110
Residents87
Percent Occupied79%
Program ParticipationMedicare And Medicaid
Resident And Family CouncilsResident
In HospitalNo
Continuing Care Retirement CommunityNo
Special Focus FacilityNo
Auto Sprinkler System In Required AreasYes

Ratings for Longhouse-Northshire, Ltd

Longhouse-Northshire, Ltd
was reviewed by Medicare to have a rating of 3 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 Iowa 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

October 9, 2015 - 14 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionSpecial areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.

October 8, 2015 - 14 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmHealth InspectionStore, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth Inspection1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionMake sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed.
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 InspectionCoordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program for mentally-ill and mentally-retarded patients.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionAssist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
BSomePotential for Minimal HarmHealth InspectionEmploy staff that are licensed, certified, or registered in accordance with state laws.

September 3, 2015 - 15 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
DFewPotential for HarmComplaintProvide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .

July 10, 2015 - 17 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
DFewPotential for HarmComplaintEnsure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.

September 11, 2014 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionProperly protected cooking facilities.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionStore, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
DFewPotential for HarmComplaint+InspectionEnsure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionProperly installed electrical wiring and equipment.

Staffing Levels Per Resident per Day

Medicare determines the expected staffing time per resident per day depending on level of care the residents of Longhouse-Northshire, Ltd 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 40min
2hr 10min
ReportedExpected
CNA
20min
35min
ReportedExpected
LPN
55min
50min
ReportedExpected
RN
3hr 55min
3hr 35min
ReportedExpected
Total Nursing

This facility also provides approximately 25min per resident per WEEK of physical therapist time.

Quality Measures for Long Stay Residents

100.0%
98.9%
98.9%
97.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
95.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
33.3%
37.0%
35.3%
39.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Low Risk Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder
17.7%
16.5%
21.2%
17.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Received an Antipsychotic Medication
12.2%
13.3%
18.4%
16.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Need for Help with ADLs has Increased
1.7%
4.1%
5.2%
8.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
7.7%
5.0%
3.7%
6.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Lose Too Much Weight
5.0%
8.1%
2.3%
3.9%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
High Risk Residents With Pressure Ulcers
1.2%
0.0%
0.0%
5.9%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Have Depressive Symptoms
1.3%
5.0%
3.7%
6.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
With a Urinary Tract Infection
3.8%
2.5%
1.2%
3.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury
1.5%
1.6%
1.6%
4.1%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
With a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Were Physically Restrained

Quality Measures for Short Stay Residents

100.0%
98.5%
96.7%
86.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
100.0%
98.0%
98.0%
84.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Were Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
11.4%
31.0%
37.7%
17.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
5.4%
4.0%
7.0%
1.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication
0.0%
1.7%
2.4%
1.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015IA
With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened