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About Quabbin Valley Healthcare

General Information

Legal Business NameQuabbin Valley Convalescent Center,Inc.
Ownership TypeFor Profit - Corporation
Changed Ownership In The Last 12 MonthsNo
First Accepted MedicareApril 17, 1987 (30 years)
Capacity142
Residents132
Percent Occupied93%
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 Quabbin Valley Healthcare

Quabbin Valley Healthcare
was reviewed by Medicare to have a rating of 3 out of 5. About Medicare Ratings
Overall Rating
Health Inspections Rating
Quality Measures Rating
Staff Rating
RN Staff Rating

Overall Ratings of Massachusetts 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

April 14, 2015 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionHorizontal exits.

April 8, 2015 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionProvide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionKeep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
BSomePotential for Minimal HarmHealth InspectionProvide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.

May 13, 2014 - 3 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionWeekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionProper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionAutomatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionAn approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.

April 22, 2014 - 3 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
---Fine$14,850 fine
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionMake sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionMake sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing.
BSomePotential for Minimal HarmHealth InspectionProvide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.

May 16, 2013 - 4 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
---Fine$9,783 fine

Staffing Levels Per Resident per Day

Medicare determines the expected staffing time per resident per day depending on level of care the residents of Quabbin Valley Healthcare 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
2hr 40min
ReportedExpected
CNA
60min
35min
ReportedExpected
LPN
40min
55min
ReportedExpected
RN
3hr 40min
4hr 10min
ReportedExpected
Total Nursing

This facility also provides approximately 50min per resident per WEEK of physical therapist time.

Quality Measures for Long Stay Residents

100.0%
99.2%
99.2%
96.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
98.2%
100.0%
98.2%
94.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
-
-
76.7%
52.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Low Risk Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder
15.9%
15.4%
12.8%
19.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Received an Antipsychotic Medication
14.0%
7.2%
17.2%
15.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Need for Help with ADLs has Increased
13.4%
8.7%
15.1%
5.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
7.3%
10.3%
8.0%
6.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Lose Too Much Weight
2.9%
3.2%
3.1%
4.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
High Risk Residents With Pressure Ulcers
7.3%
6.7%
6.4%
3.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Have Depressive Symptoms
5.4%
4.7%
2.7%
4.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With a Urinary Tract Infection
3.6%
2.8%
3.5%
3.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury
3.4%
3.8%
0.8%
2.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder
1.8%
1.9%
2.6%
1.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Were Physically Restrained

Quality Measures for Short Stay Residents

91.2%
93.6%
94.8%
82.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
96.6%
95.2%
95.2%
85.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Were Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
42.7%
43.3%
34.7%
17.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
1.1%
2.3%
2.7%
1.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
1.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened