Nurse Care of Buckhead

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Atlanta, Georgia (GA).

Nurse Care of Buckhead is a large, for-profit, nursing home with 220 beds based at 2920 Pharr Court South Northwest in Atlanta, GA. The facility has 216 residents indicating 98% of its beds are occupied, which is above average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides resident counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered. A total of 284 Medicare patients were given 12,947 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $3,701,504 by Medicare. 141 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $308,767 by Medicare for these services.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is much lower 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 have moderate to severe pain, low-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain at Nurse Care of Buckhead.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, short-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, and short-stay residents to have delirium.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

2920 Pharr Court South Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30305

Phone Number

(404) 261-9043

Geographic Coordinates

33.835183, -84.385616
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Programs Accepted

Medicare & Medicaid

Counseling Available

Resident

Sprinkler System

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

Fully Sprinklered
Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate

Beds

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

This Provider This Provider
220
Atlanta Average
165
Fulton County Average
159
Georgia Average
111
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Atlanta
83.63%
Fulton County
83.88%
Georgia
88.57%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
216
Atlanta Average
138
Fulton County Average
133
Georgia Average
99
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Atlanta
1 (5.26%)
Fulton County
2 (8.00%)
Georgia
51 (14.09%)
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
Atlanta
0 (0.00%)
Fulton County
0 (0.00%)
Georgia
15 (4.14%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 01/24/2007 - Health Survey
  • 01/24/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 03/22/2006 - Health Survey
  • 03/22/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 02/16/2005 - Health Survey
  • 02/16/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.15
Atlanta Average
0.42
Fulton County Average
0.45
Georgia Average
0.39
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
2.22
Atlanta Average
2.22
Fulton County Average
2.18
Georgia Average
2.14
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
1.05
Atlanta Average
1.67
Fulton County Average
1.51
Georgia Average
0.98
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
1.20
Atlanta Average
2.08
Fulton County Average
1.97
Georgia Average
1.38
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
55.00%
Atlanta
84.83%
Fulton County
84.74%
Georgia
87.72%
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
15.00%
Atlanta
15.61%
Fulton County
16.61%
Georgia
14.52%
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
16.00%
Atlanta
16.33%
Fulton County
16.39%
Georgia
14.45%
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
10.00%
Atlanta
6.39%
Fulton County
7.13%
Georgia
6.14%
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%
Atlanta
56.94%
Fulton County
55.91%
Georgia
49.16%
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
3.00%
Atlanta
3.83%
Fulton County
4.17%
Georgia
7.83%
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
11.00%
Atlanta
9.94%
Fulton County
9.52%
Georgia
8.99%
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
47.00%
Atlanta
68.29%
Fulton County
65.91%
Georgia
73.19%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
1.00%
Atlanta
1.47%
Fulton County
2.00%
Georgia
2.97%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
17.00%
Atlanta
18.93%
Fulton County
19.71%
Georgia
18.81%
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
69.00%
Atlanta
75.39%
Fulton County
72.70%
Georgia
80.41%
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
9.00%
Atlanta
5.17%
Fulton County
5.00%
Georgia
6.03%
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
4.00%
Atlanta
3.42%
Fulton County
3.06%
Georgia
2.17%
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
3.00%
Atlanta
13.61%
Fulton County
14.43%
Georgia
15.96%
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
5.00%
Atlanta
4.00%
Fulton County
3.78%
Georgia
4.25%
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
15.00%
Atlanta
13.44%
Fulton County
14.39%
Georgia
11.78%
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
10.00%
Atlanta
9.17%
Fulton County
9.09%
Georgia
10.06%
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
66.00%
Atlanta
68.06%
Fulton County
68.48%
Georgia
74.74%
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
29.00%
Atlanta
18.18%
Fulton County
17.04%
Georgia
20.36%
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
284
Atlanta Average
194
Fulton County Average
184
Georgia Average
108
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
224
Atlanta Average
190
Fulton County Average
180
Georgia Average
92
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
12,947
Atlanta Average
7,177
Fulton County Average
6,567
Georgia Average
3,943
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
141
Atlanta Average
71
Fulton County Average
72
Georgia Average
78
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
$3,701,504
Atlanta Average
$2,079,506
Fulton County Average
$1,897,528
Georgia Average
$1,022,943
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
$286
Atlanta Average
$290
Fulton County Average
$289
Georgia Average
$259
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
$308,767
Atlanta Average
$99,624
Fulton County Average
$91,428
Georgia Average
$76,759
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
$13,033
Atlanta Average
$10,710
Fulton County Average
$10,317
Georgia Average
$9,450
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
$16,525
Atlanta Average
$10,951
Fulton County Average
$10,532
Georgia Average
$11,122
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
$2,190
Atlanta Average
$1,404
Fulton County Average
$1,264
Georgia Average
$986
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

01/24/2007 - Mistreatment

01/24/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/24/2007
Date Fixed:
03/10/2007

01/24/2007 - Environmental

01/24/2007 - 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:
01/24/2007
Date Fixed:
03/10/2007

01/24/2007 - Administration

01/24/2007 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Give or get lab tests to meet the needs of residents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/24/2007
Date Fixed:
03/10/2007

01/24/2007 - Resident Assessment

01/24/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
1) Develop a complete care plan within 7 days of each resident's admission; 2) prepare a care plan with the care team, including the primary nurse, doctor, resident or resident's family or representative; or 3) check and update the care plan.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
01/24/2007
Date Fixed:
03/10/2007

01/24/2007 - Administration

01/24/2007 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
post nurse staffing information.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
01/24/2007
Date Fixed:
03/10/2007

06/09/2006 - Quality Care

06/09/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident care and services to get or keep the highest quality of life possible.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety
Date Found:
06/09/2006
Date Fixed:
06/19/2006

06/09/2006 - Resident Rights

06/09/2006 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Immediately tell the resident, doctor, and a family member if: the resident is injured, there is a major change in resident's physical/mental health, there is a need to alter treatment significantly, or the resident must be transferred or discharged.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety
Date Found:
06/09/2006
Date Fixed:
06/19/2006

03/22/2006 - Quality Care

03/22/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident care and services to get or keep the highest quality of life possible.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Environmental

03/22/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Quality Care

03/22/2006 - 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:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Quality Care

03/22/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Environmental

03/22/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Environmental

03/22/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Administration

03/22/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills to be able to care for residents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Building Contruction

03/22/2006 - Building Contruction
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Contruction
Issue:
a two-hour-resistant firewall in common walls.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Hazardous Area

03/22/2006 - Hazardous Area
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Hazardous Area
Issue:
construction that can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Exits and Egress

03/22/2006 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

03/22/2006 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

03/22/2006 - Electrical

03/22/2006 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/22/2006
Date Fixed:
05/06/2006

10/27/2005 - Resident Assessment

10/27/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Electronically record and report resident status assessments in a timely manner as required in order to monitor resident health and progress.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
10/27/2005
Date Fixed:
11/10/2005

02/16/2005 - Environmental

02/16/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Resident Assessment

02/16/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Mistreatment

02/16/2005 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Quality Care

02/16/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident care and services to get or keep the highest quality of life possible.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Environmental

02/16/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Administration

02/16/2005 - 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:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors

02/16/2005 - 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:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Vertical Openings

02/16/2005 - Vertical Openings
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Vertical Openings
Issue:
proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

02/16/2005 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

02/16/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

02/16/2005 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
02/16/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

09/22/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary

09/22/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Make sure that the attending doctor orders special diets.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/22/2004
Date Fixed:
11/02/2004

09/22/2004 - Quality Care

09/22/2004 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident care and services to get or keep the highest quality of life possible.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/22/2004
Date Fixed:
11/02/2004

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

Nurse Care of Buckhead Review
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Care:
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Facility:
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Insurance:
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Details:

The Administrator of Nursecare Buckhead is inexplicably cold, and in my experience, hostile to outside visitors. Neither have I observed much interaction between her and residents, nor any warmth toward residents.

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A Review by Anonymous

Nurse Care of Buckhead Review
Overall:
Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Staff:
Full StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

No response to nurse call lights. and no quality of feeding and liquid servicing to patients

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Discussions

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physical therapy

physical therapy
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our friend, verna layne olson has been in your facility1 week. she says she is supposed to get physical therapy daily and she says she is not getting it.i am confused.

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Anonymous
Date:
Monday, June 17, 2013 2:01 PM MST

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    Buckhead Health & Rehab
    Located 1.60 miles away in Atlanta at 54 Peachtree Park Drive Northeast.
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Atlanta has a total population of 416,474, of which 93,004 are children under the age of 18 and 40,535 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.9.

Total Population:
416,474
Median Age:
31.9
Males:
206,725 (49.6%)
Female:
209,749 (50.4%)
Children (0-17):
93,004 (22.3%)
Adults (18-64):
282,935 (67.9%)
Seniors (65+):
40,535 (9.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Atlanta
Married:
119,835 (28.8%)
Divorced:
38,106 (9.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Atlanta
Hispanic Ethnicity:
18,720 (4.49%)
White:
138,352 (33.22%)
African American:
255,689 (61.39%)
Asian:
8,046 (1.93%)
Pacific Islander:
173 (0.04%)
Indian:
765 (0.18%)
Other:
8,272 (1.99%)
Two or More:
5,177 (1.24%)
Racial Breakdown:
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Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.37, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.37 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
28
Doctors:
7,085
Home Agencies:
7
Hospitals:
10
Nursing Homes:
19
Medical Suppliers:
189
Rehab Centers:
14

Wealth

The median family income is $37,231 while the median household income is $34,770. Roughly 22.99% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,231
Household Income:
$34,770
In Poverty:
22.99%

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