North Florida Specialty Care Center

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Gainesville, Florida (FL).

North Florida Specialty Care Center is an average sized, for-profit, nursing home with 120 beds based at 6700 Northwest 10th Place in Gainesville, FL. The facility has 105 residents indicating 88% of its beds are occupied, which is about average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides resident & family counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered. A total of 326 Medicare patients were given 9,780 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $3,006,990 by Medicare. 66 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $70,645 by Medicare for these services.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is 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 average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, long-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, long-stay residents to need help with daily activities to increase, long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, short-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, short-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, and short-stay residents to have delirium at North Florida Specialty Care Center.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, low-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse, and long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

6700 Northwest 10th Place
Gainesville, FL 32605

Phone Number

(352) 331-3111

Geographic Coordinates

29.661526, -82.413445
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Programs Accepted

Medicare & Medicaid

Counseling Available

Resident & Family

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
120
Gainesville Average
122
Alachua County Average
122
Florida Average
120
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Gainesville
87.75%
Alachua County
87.75%
Florida
87.92%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
105
Gainesville Average
106
Alachua County Average
106
Florida Average
106
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Gainesville
0 (0.00%)
Alachua County
0 (0.00%)
Florida
17 (2.50%)
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
Gainesville
1 (12.50%)
Alachua County
1 (12.50%)
Florida
59 (8.66%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 07/18/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 07/12/2007 - Health Survey
  • 05/18/2006 - Health Survey
  • 05/15/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 04/28/2005 - Health Survey
  • 04/28/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.67
Gainesville Average
0.46
Alachua County Average
0.46
Florida Average
0.57
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
2.81
Gainesville Average
3.01
Alachua County Average
3.01
Florida Average
2.94
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
0.99
Gainesville Average
1.06
Alachua County Average
1.06
Florida Average
1.00
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
1.66
Gainesville Average
1.52
Alachua County Average
1.52
Florida Average
1.57
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.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Gainesville
59.43%
Alachua County
59.43%
Florida
75.40%
United States
86.01%

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.

This Provider This Provider
19.00%
Gainesville
15.14%
Alachua County
15.14%
Florida
14.76%
United States
16.08%

High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

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

This Provider This Provider
8.00%
Gainesville
15.14%
Alachua County
15.14%
Florida
13.32%
United States
12.83%

Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained

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

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Gainesville
2.29%
Alachua County
2.29%
Florida
8.19%
United States
5.63%

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.

This Provider This Provider
52.00%
Gainesville
43.29%
Alachua County
43.29%
Florida
51.33%
United States
48.78%

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.

This Provider This Provider
11.00%
Gainesville
4.43%
Alachua County
4.43%
Florida
4.06%
United States
4.39%

Long-Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection

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

This Provider This Provider
1.00%
Gainesville
10.29%
Alachua County
10.29%
Florida
10.57%
United States
8.83%

Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

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

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Gainesville
41.14%
Alachua County
41.14%
Florida
60.86%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
5.00%
Gainesville
2.25%
Alachua County
2.25%
Florida
1.54%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
15.00%
Gainesville
18.00%
Alachua County
18.00%
Florida
18.49%
United States
17.46%

Long-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

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

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Gainesville
57.75%
Alachua County
57.75%
Florida
69.48%
United States
79.81%

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain

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

This Provider This Provider
1.00%
Gainesville
5.29%
Alachua County
5.29%
Florida
4.19%
United States
4.53%

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

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

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Gainesville
0.67%
Alachua County
0.67%
Florida
2.61%
United States
2.33%

Long-Stay Residents Who are More Depressed or Anxious

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

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Gainesville
6.57%
Alachua County
6.57%
Florida
10.27%
United States
14.45%

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.

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Gainesville
7.86%
Alachua County
7.86%
Florida
5.73%
United States
5.89%

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.

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Gainesville
9.00%
Alachua County
9.00%
Florida
11.51%
United States
13.04%

Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight

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

This Provider This Provider
9.00%
Gainesville
10.14%
Alachua County
10.14%
Florida
9.25%
United States
9.09%

Short-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

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

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Gainesville
64.88%
Alachua County
64.88%
Florida
65.27%
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
21.00%
Gainesville
23.88%
Alachua County
23.88%
Florida
19.79%
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
326
Gainesville Average
228
Alachua County Average
228
Florida Average
222
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
372
Gainesville Average
237
Alachua County Average
237
Florida Average
222
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
9,780
Gainesville Average
8,014
Alachua County Average
8,014
Florida Average
7,530
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
66
Gainesville Average
107
Alachua County Average
107
Florida Average
218
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
$3,006,990
Gainesville Average
$2,513,022
Alachua County Average
$2,513,022
Florida Average
$2,383,353
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
$307
Gainesville Average
$314
Alachua County Average
$314
Florida Average
$317
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
$70,645
Gainesville Average
$127,555
Alachua County Average
$127,555
Florida Average
$228,515
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
$9,224
Gainesville Average
$11,046
Alachua County Average
$11,046
Florida Average
$10,739
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
$8,083
Gainesville Average
$10,592
Alachua County Average
$10,592
Florida Average
$10,721
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
$1,070
Gainesville Average
$1,187
Alachua County Average
$1,187
Florida Average
$1,047
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

07/12/2007 - Resident Rights

07/12/2007 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Protect the resident from a transfer or discharge that is not wanted or needed.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/12/2007
Date Fixed:
08/17/2007

07/12/2007 - Administration

07/12/2007 - 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:
07/12/2007
Date Fixed:
08/17/2007

07/12/2007 - Quality Care

07/12/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless it is necessary.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/12/2007
Date Fixed:
08/17/2007

07/12/2007 - Quality Care

07/12/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/12/2007
Date Fixed:
08/17/2007

07/12/2007 - Environmental

07/12/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/12/2007
Date Fixed:
08/17/2007

07/12/2007 - Resident Rights

07/12/2007 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/12/2007
Date Fixed:
08/17/2007

08/31/2006 - Administration

08/31/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/31/2006
Date Fixed:
10/02/2006

05/18/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

05/18/2006 - 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:
05/18/2006
Date Fixed:
06/26/2006

05/18/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

05/18/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
1) Provide 3 meals daily at regular times; or 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours after dinner; or 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/18/2006
Date Fixed:
06/26/2006

05/18/2006 - Administration

05/18/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Get services outside the nursing home that meet professional standards.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/18/2006
Date Fixed:
06/26/2006

05/18/2006 - Mistreatment

05/18/2006 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/18/2006
Date Fixed:
06/26/2006

05/18/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

05/18/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/18/2006
Date Fixed:
06/26/2006

05/18/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

05/18/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Make sure that the attending doctor orders special diets.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/18/2006
Date Fixed:
06/26/2006

05/15/2006 - Exits and Egress

05/15/2006 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exits that are accessible at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/15/2006
Date Fixed:
06/26/2006

05/15/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

05/15/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Issue:
an approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/15/2006
Date Fixed:
06/26/2006

04/28/2005 - Resident Rights

04/28/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Keep each resident's personal and medical records private and confidential.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/28/2005
Date Fixed:
06/01/2005

04/28/2005 - Quality Care

04/28/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless it is necessary.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/28/2005
Date Fixed:
06/01/2005

04/28/2005 - Environmental

04/28/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/28/2005
Date Fixed:
06/01/2005

04/28/2005 - Quality Care

04/28/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Provide social services for related medical problems to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/28/2005
Date Fixed:
06/01/2005

04/28/2005 - Resident Rights

04/28/2005 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/28/2005
Date Fixed:
06/01/2005

04/28/2005 - Resident Rights

04/28/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/28/2005
Date Fixed:
06/01/2005

04/28/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

04/28/2005 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/28/2005
Date Fixed:
06/01/2005

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Gainesville at a Glance

Gainesville has a total population of 95,447, of which 16,950 are children under the age of 18 and 9,335 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 26.4.

Total Population:
95,447
Median Age:
26.4
Males:
46,666 (48.9%)
Female:
48,781 (51.1%)
Children (0-17):
16,950 (17.8%)
Adults (18-64):
69,162 (72.5%)
Seniors (65+):
9,335 (9.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Gainesville
Married:
30,312 (31.8%)
Divorced:
7,418 (7.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Gainesville
Hispanic Ethnicity:
6,112 (6.40%)
White:
65,243 (68.36%)
African American:
22,181 (23.24%)
Asian:
4,282 (4.49%)
Pacific Islander:
30 (0.03%)
Indian:
235 (0.25%)
Other:
1,392 (1.46%)
Two or More:
2,084 (2.18%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Gainesville

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.27, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.27 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
2,384
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
8
Medical Suppliers:
74
Rehab Centers:
3

Wealth

The median family income is $44,263 while the median household income is $28,164. Roughly 23.64% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$44,263
Household Income:
$28,164
In Poverty:
23.64%

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