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About Bostonian Nursing Care & Rehabilitation Ctr, The

General Information

Legal Business NameMetro Health Foundation Of Massachusetts, Inc.
Ownership TypeNon Profit - Corporation
Changed Ownership In The Last 12 MonthsNo
First Accepted MedicareJuly 1, 1990 (26 years)
Capacity121
Residents117
Percent Occupied97%
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 Bostonian Nursing Care & Rehabilitation Ctr, The

Bostonian Nursing Care & Rehabilitation Ctr, The
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
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

June 15, 2015 - 18 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionAn approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionSpecial areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.

May 18, 2015 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionTrain all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionKeep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionProperly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionProvide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.

April 30, 2014 - 3 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionProper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionRecord of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.

April 8, 2014 - 3 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmHealth InspectionTrain all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionAllow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionImmediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the 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 Bostonian Nursing Care & Rehabilitation Ctr, The 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 35min
ReportedExpected
CNA
35min
35min
ReportedExpected
LPN
60min
1hr
ReportedExpected
RN
3hr 40min
4hr 10min
ReportedExpected
Total Nursing

This facility also provides approximately 40min per resident per WEEK of physical therapist time.

Quality Measures for Long Stay Residents

95.7%
92.2%
92.2%
96.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
81.7%
85.6%
83.0%
94.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
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-
-
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
12.5%
12.9%
14.6%
19.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Received an Antipsychotic Medication
10.0%
14.7%
8.1%
15.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Need for Help with ADLs has Increased
3.5%
4.0%
5.0%
5.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
4.3%
7.0%
6.9%
6.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Lose Too Much Weight
5.1%
6.7%
2.6%
4.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
High Risk Residents With Pressure Ulcers
0.0%
1.2%
0.0%
3.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Have Depressive Symptoms
3.2%
4.6%
2.3%
4.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With a Urinary Tract Infection
2.2%
5.6%
4.5%
3.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury
3.9%
5.2%
6.5%
2.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder
0.0%
1.1%
2.3%
1.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Were Physically Restrained

Quality Measures for Short Stay Residents

63.0%
56.8%
48.4%
82.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
73.1%
72.2%
72.2%
85.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Were Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
20.8%
27.6%
25.0%
17.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
3.0%
1.9%
1.9%
1.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication
0.0%
2.4%
1.2%
1.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MA
With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened