Mercycare Mercy General Hospital Distinct Part Skilled Nursing Facility

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Sacramento, California (CA).

Mercycare Mercy General Hospital Distinct Part Skilled Nursing Facility is a small, non-profit, nursing home with 38 beds based at 4001 J Street in Sacramento, CA. The facility has 30 residents indicating 79% of its beds are occupied, which is about average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides none counseling services. The home is located in a hospital and is fully sprinklered. A total of 304 Medicare patients were given 4,535 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $1,611,506 by Medicare. 71 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $10,860 by Medicare for these services.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is much higher than average. Certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day is average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is much lower than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is much higher than average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for short-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, short-stay residents to have delirium, and short-stay residents to have pressure sores at Mercycare Mercy General Hospital Distinct Part Skilled Nursing Facility.

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Ownership Type

Non-Profit - Other

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

4001 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819

Phone Number

(916) 733-6500

Geographic Coordinates

38.569472, -121.452752
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Programs Accepted

Medicare & Medicaid

Counseling Available

None

Sprinkler System

The amount of the facility that is sprinklered. All fire code regulations at different locations must be met.

Fully Sprinklered
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Beds

The total number of beds the facility operates. Each resident is assigned to a single bed.

This Provider This Provider
38
Sacramento Average
103
Sacramento County Average
107
California Average
96
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
79.00%
Sacramento
87.22%
Sacramento County
88.50%
California
85.48%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
30
Sacramento Average
89
Sacramento County Average
95
California Average
82
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Sacramento
3 (13.04%)
Sacramento County
3 (6.52%)
California
144 (11.30%)
United States
1,271 (8.03%)

Located in a CCRC

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a continuing care retirement community.

This Provider This Provider
No
Sacramento
1 (4.35%)
Sacramento County
2 (4.35%)
California
81 (6.36%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 01/17/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 01/08/2007 - Health Survey
  • 11/10/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 10/20/2005 - Health Survey
  • 12/22/2004 - Health Survey
  • 12/21/2004 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

The average number of registered nurse hours per resident per day.

This Provider
3.87
Sacramento Average
0.67
Sacramento County Average
0.61
California Average
0.69
United States Average
0.64

CNA Hours Per Resident

The average number of certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
2.29
Sacramento Average
2.40
Sacramento County Average
2.40
California Average
2.59
United States Average
2.34

LPNLVN Hours Per Resident

The average number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
0.15
Sacramento Average
0.77
Sacramento County Average
0.86
California Average
0.85
United States Average
0.79

Licensed Staff Hours Per Resident

The average number of licensed staff hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
4.02
Sacramento Average
1.44
Sacramento County Average
1.47
California Average
1.54
United States Average
1.43

Quality Measures

Charts

Long-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of long-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help With Daily Activities Has Increased

The percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of high-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained

The percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowels

The percentage of low-risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Spend Most of Their Time in Bed

The percentage of long-stay residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection

The percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season.

This Provider This Provider
79.00%
Sacramento
67.87%
Sacramento County
63.61%
California
66.74%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
4.00%
Sacramento
2.12%
Sacramento County
1.81%
California
1.18%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
33.00%
Sacramento
29.07%
Sacramento County
28.97%
California
23.27%
United States
17.46%

Long-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of long-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of long-stay residents who have moderate to severe pain.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of low-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who are More Depressed or Anxious

The percentage of long-stay residents who are more depressed or anxious.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Catheter Inserted and Left

The percentage of long-stay residents who have/had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Whose Ability to Move Around Their Room Got Worse

The percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight

The percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Sacramento
64.61%
Sacramento County
59.64%
California
65.03%
United States
73.02%

Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of short-stay residents who had moderate to severe pain.

This Provider This Provider
30.00%
Sacramento
32.75%
Sacramento County
30.22%
California
25.14%
United States
20.65%

Treatment Figures

Charts

Non-Swing Bed Patients

The number of non-swing bed patients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
304
Sacramento Average
112
Sacramento County Average
115
California Average
122
United States Average
133

Non-Swing Bed Patient Discharges

The number of non-swing bed patient discharges made by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
326
Sacramento Average
103
Sacramento County Average
108
California Average
120
United States Average
124

Non-Swing Bed Utilization Days

The number of days of non-swing bed care that are chargeable to Medicare Part A facility utilization by this provider in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
4,535
Sacramento Average
3,266
Sacramento County Average
3,499
California Average
3,893
United States Average
4,470

Outpatients

The number of outpatients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part B in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
71
Sacramento Average
57
Sacramento County Average
50
California Average
298
United States Average
301

Financials

Charts

Medicare Non-Swing Bed Payments

The total non-swing bed associated Medicare Part A payments made to this provider in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$1,611,506
Sacramento Average
$1,285,194
Sacramento County Average
$1,404,010
California Average
$1,431,478
United States Average
$1,318,701

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Utilization Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed utilization day in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$355
Sacramento Average
$394
Sacramento County Average
$401
California Average
$368
United States Average
$295

Medicare Outpatient Payments

The total outpatient associated Medicare Part B payments made to this provider in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
$10,860
Sacramento Average
$72,368
Sacramento County Average
$70,828
California Average
$260,456
United States Average
$266,523

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Patient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed patient in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$5,301
Sacramento Average
$11,439
Sacramento County Average
$12,249
California Average
$11,749
United States Average
$9,943

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Patient Discharge

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed patient discharge in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$4,943
Sacramento Average
$12,488
Sacramento County Average
$13,003
California Average
$11,932
United States Average
$10,652

Medicare Payments Per Outpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part B covered outpatient in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
$153
Sacramento Average
$1,273
Sacramento County Average
$1,413
California Average
$874
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

01/17/2007 - Fire Alarm Systems

01/17/2007 - Fire Alarm Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Fire Alarm Systems
Issue:
an approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
01/17/2007
Date Fixed:
02/12/2007

01/17/2007 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

01/17/2007 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Issue:
walls or barriers that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/17/2007
Date Fixed:
02/12/2007

01/08/2007 - Administration

01/08/2007 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of lab tests.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/08/2007
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

01/08/2007 - Nutrition and Dietary

01/08/2007 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Store, cook, and give out food in a safe and clean way.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/08/2007
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

01/08/2007 - Pharmacy Service

01/08/2007 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Make sure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/08/2007
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

01/08/2007 - Environmental

01/08/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
01/08/2007
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

01/08/2007 - Resident Rights

01/08/2007 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Allow residents to easily see the results of the nursing home's most recent survey.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
01/08/2007
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

01/08/2007 - Mistreatment

01/08/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect and abuse of residents and theft of residents' property.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
01/08/2007
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

01/08/2007 - Administration

01/08/2007 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/08/2007
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

11/10/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems

11/10/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Fire Alarm Systems
Issue:
an approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/10/2005
Date Fixed:
11/11/2005

11/10/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors

11/10/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/10/2005
Date Fixed:
11/10/2005

11/10/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

11/10/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Issue:
automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/10/2005
Date Fixed:
11/10/2005

11/10/2005 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

11/10/2005 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Issue:
proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/10/2005
Date Fixed:
11/10/2005

10/20/2005 - Resident Rights

10/20/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Provide care in a way that keeps or builds each resident's dignity and self respect.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
10/20/2005
Date Fixed:
11/16/2005

10/20/2005 - Administration

10/20/2005 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
10/20/2005
Date Fixed:
11/16/2005

10/20/2005 - Environmental

10/20/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/20/2005
Date Fixed:
11/16/2005

10/20/2005 - Quality Care

10/20/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
10/20/2005
Date Fixed:
11/16/2005

10/20/2005 - Resident Rights

10/20/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Provide services to meet the needs and preferences of each resident.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/20/2005
Date Fixed:
11/16/2005

12/22/2004 - Environmental

12/22/2004 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/22/2004
Date Fixed:
01/10/2005

12/22/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary

12/22/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Store, cook, and give out food in a safe and clean way.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
12/22/2004
Date Fixed:
01/10/2005

12/22/2004 - Pharmacy Service

12/22/2004 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
1) Make sure that residents who take drugs are not given too many doses or for too long; 2) make sure that the use of drugs is carefully watched; or 3) stop or change drugs that cause unwanted effects.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/22/2004
Date Fixed:
01/10/2005

12/21/2004 - Corridor Walls and Doors

12/21/2004 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/21/2004
Date Fixed:
01/10/2005

12/21/2004 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

12/21/2004 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Issue:
proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/21/2004
Date Fixed:
01/10/2005

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:43 PM MST

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Sacramento at a Glance

Sacramento has a total population of 407,018, of which 111,290 are children under the age of 18 and 46,443 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 32.8.

Total Population:
407,018
Median Age:
32.8
Males:
197,784 (48.6%)
Female:
209,234 (51.4%)
Children (0-17):
111,290 (27.3%)
Adults (18-64):
249,285 (61.2%)
Seniors (65+):
46,443 (11.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Sacramento
Married:
149,324 (36.7%)
Divorced:
38,070 (9.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Sacramento
Hispanic Ethnicity:
87,974 (21.61%)
White:
196,549 (48.29%)
African American:
62,968 (15.47%)
Asian:
67,635 (16.62%)
Pacific Islander:
3,861 (0.95%)
Indian:
5,300 (1.30%)
Other:
44,627 (10.96%)
Two or More:
26,078 (6.41%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Sacramento

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.39, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.39 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
11
Doctors:
4,967
Home Agencies:
11
Hospitals:
6
Nursing Homes:
23
Medical Suppliers:
157
Rehab Centers:
36

Wealth

The median family income is $42,051 while the median household income is $37,049. Roughly 19.59% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$42,051
Household Income:
$37,049
In Poverty:
19.59%

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