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About Epoch Senior Healthcare Of Brewster

General Information

Legal Business NameEpoch Of Brewster LLC
Ownership TypeFor Profit - Corporation
Changed Ownership In The Last 12 MonthsNo
First Accepted MedicareJuly 1, 1990 (26 years)
Capacity173
Residents138
Percent Occupied80%
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 Epoch Senior Healthcare Of Brewster

Epoch Senior Healthcare Of Brewster
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
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

September 15, 2015 - 15 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionProperly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionSpecial areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionWalls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAn approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.

September 3, 2015 - 16 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionProvide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.

September 22, 2014 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionHorizontal exits.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionProper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionWalls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionWeekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionSpecial areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAn approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.

May 20, 2014 - 3 years ago

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

Staffing Levels Per Resident per Day

Medicare determines the expected staffing time per resident per day depending on level of care the residents of Epoch Senior Healthcare Of Brewster 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 5min
2hr 30min
ReportedExpected
CNA
35min
35min
ReportedExpected
LPN
50min
50min
ReportedExpected
RN
3hr 30min
3hr 55min
ReportedExpected
Total Nursing

This facility also provides approximately 35min per resident per WEEK of physical therapist time.

Quality Measures for Long Stay Residents

97.4%
93.9%
93.9%
96.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
98.3%
99.1%
99.1%
94.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
-
-
62.9%
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
14.2%
16.0%
17.0%
19.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Received an Antipsychotic Medication
16.5%
8.3%
11.2%
15.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Need for Help with ADLs has Increased
5.9%
11.4%
11.5%
5.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
7.8%
6.8%
3.9%
6.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Lose Too Much Weight
1.1%
4.3%
3.1%
4.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
High Risk Residents With Pressure Ulcers
4.7%
8.2%
4.3%
3.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Have Depressive Symptoms
6.1%
4.5%
6.0%
4.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With a Urinary Tract Infection
3.4%
4.5%
2.6%
3.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury
1.6%
1.8%
1.6%
2.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
1.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Were Physically Restrained

Quality Measures for Short Stay Residents

89.2%
92.3%
86.6%
82.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
90.5%
90.5%
90.5%
85.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Were Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
17.2%
17.1%
17.0%
17.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
1.6%
0.9%
2.0%
1.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication
0.0%
0.6%
0.6%
1.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened