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About Lake Ridge Care Center Of Buffalo

General Information

Legal Business NameLake Ridge Care Center Of Buffalo Inc
Ownership TypeNon Profit - Church Related
Changed Ownership In The Last 12 MonthsNo
First Accepted MedicareFebruary 1, 1988 (29 years)
Capacity56
Residents48
Percent Occupied86%
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 Lake Ridge Care Center Of Buffalo

Lake Ridge Care Center Of Buffalo
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 Minnesota 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 26, 2015 - 14 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmHealth InspectionPost nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmHealth InspectionAllow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionProvide or obtain dental services for each resident.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionHave a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
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 HarmHealth InspectionDevelop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionGive residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.

October 22, 2015 - 14 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAn approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.

November 20, 2014 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionProvide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionHave enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmHealth InspectionPost nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionGive residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionMake sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionAssist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionDevelop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.

November 18, 2014 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionCorridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionProperly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
DFewPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAutomatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.

Staffing Levels Per Resident per Day

Medicare determines the expected staffing time per resident per day depending on level of care the residents of Lake Ridge Care Center Of Buffalo 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.

1hr 45min
2hr 35min
ReportedExpected
CNA
1hr
45min
ReportedExpected
LPN
60min
1hr 10min
ReportedExpected
RN
3hr 40min
4hr 35min
ReportedExpected
Total Nursing

Quality Measures for Long Stay Residents

100.0%
97.7%
97.7%
97.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
92.1%
94.4%
93.8%
94.9%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
-
-
-
48.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Low Risk Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder
10.8%
8.3%
3.1%
13.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Received an Antipsychotic Medication
6.5%
16.1%
-
14.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Need for Help with ADLs has Increased
11.7%
-
-
11.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
5.3%
11.4%
3.2%
7.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Lose Too Much Weight
12.9%
6.5%
-
4.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
High Risk Residents With Pressure Ulcers
5.6%
5.9%
3.3%
5.1%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Have Depressive Symptoms
2.6%
0.0%
0.0%
4.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
With a Urinary Tract Infection
13.2%
8.3%
3.1%
4.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury
5.2%
8.5%
-
3.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
* The data for this facility for some quarters is unavailable.
With a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Were Physically Restrained

Quality Measures for Short Stay Residents

76.1%
78.4%
74.5%
83.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
84.3%
84.3%
84.3%
82.9%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Were Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
40.2%
36.0%
46.2%
22.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
1.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication
1.3%
2.1%
1.2%
1.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015MN
With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened