Heritage Healthcare of Franklin, Inc

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

Heritage Healthcare of Franklin, Inc is an average sized, for-profit, nursing home with 78 beds based at 460 South River Road in Franklin, GA. The facility has 75 residents indicating 96% of its beds are occupied, which is about 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 51 Medicare patients were given 1,673 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $418,610 by Medicare.

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 lower than average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and long-stay residents to lose too much weight at Heritage Healthcare of Franklin, Inc.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to need help with daily activities to increase, high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, low-risk long-stay residents to lose control of their bowels, long-stay residents to have catheter inserted and left, and long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

460 South River Road
Franklin, GA 30217

Phone Number

(706) 675-6674

Geographic Coordinates

33.270036, -85.098019
* 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
78
Georgia Average
111
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Georgia
88.57%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
75
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
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
Georgia
15 (4.14%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 07/31/2007 - Health Survey
  • 07/31/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 06/14/2006 - Health Survey
  • 06/14/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 05/11/2005 - Health Survey
  • 05/11/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.22
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
2.19
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
0.87
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
1.09
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
95.00%
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
5.00%
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
6.00%
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
8.00%
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
38.00%
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
2.00%
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%
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
80.00%
Georgia
73.19%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
3.00%
Georgia
2.97%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

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

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. 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.

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
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.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. 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.

This Provider This Provider
23.00%
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
2.00%
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
12.00%
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
14.00%
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.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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
18.00%
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
51
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
34
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
1,673
Georgia Average
3,943
United States Average
4,470

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
$418,610
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
$250
Georgia Average
$259
United States Average
$295

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
$8,208
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
$12,312
Georgia Average
$11,122
United States Average
$10,652

Deficiencies

07/31/2007 - Resident Rights

07/31/2007 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Let the resident refuse treatment or refuse to take part in an experiment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/31/2007
Date Fixed:
10/22/2007

07/31/2007 - Pharmacy Service

07/31/2007 - 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:
07/31/2007
Date Fixed:
10/22/2007

07/31/2007 - Pharmacy Service

07/31/2007 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/31/2007
Date Fixed:
10/22/2007

07/31/2007 - Quality Care

07/31/2007 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/31/2007
Date Fixed:
10/22/2007

07/31/2007 - Quality Care

07/31/2007 - 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:
07/31/2007
Date Fixed:
10/22/2007

07/31/2007 - Resident Rights

07/31/2007 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Provide services to meet the needs and preferences of each resident.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/31/2007
Date Fixed:
10/22/2007

05/15/2007 - Quality Care

05/15/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/15/2007
Date Fixed:
06/02/2007

06/14/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

06/14/2006 - 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:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/28/2006

06/14/2006 - Corridor Walls and Doors

06/14/2006 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridors that are separated from common areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/28/2006

06/14/2006 - Quality Care

06/14/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Provide activities to meet the needs of each resident.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/28/2006

06/14/2006 - Resident Assessment

06/14/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure all assessments are accurate, coordinated by an RN, done by the right professional, and are signed by the person completing them.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/28/2006

06/14/2006 - Resident Assessment

06/14/2006 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/28/2006

06/14/2006 - Quality Care

06/14/2006 - 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:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/28/2006

06/14/2006 - Quality Care

06/14/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that residents who cannot care for themselves receive help with eating/drinking, grooming and hygiene.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/28/2006

06/14/2006 - Quality Care

06/14/2006 - 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:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/28/2006

05/11/2005 - Quality Care

05/11/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that follow each resident's written care plan.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Resident Assessment

05/11/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure all assessments are accurate, coordinated by an RN, done by the right professional, and are signed by the person completing them.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Exit and Exit Access

05/11/2005 - Exit and Exit Access
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exit and Exit Access
Issue:
at least two remote exits on each floor or fire section of the building.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Illumination and Emergency Power

05/11/2005 - Illumination and Emergency Power
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Illumination and Emergency Power
Issue:
emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

05/11/2005 - 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:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

05/11/2005 - 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:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

05/11/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Issue:
portable fire extinguishers.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Miscellaneous

05/11/2005 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Pharmacy Service

05/11/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Properly mark drugs and other similar products.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Pharmacy Service

05/11/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Have drugs and other similar products available, which are needed every day and in emergencies, and give them out properly.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

05/11/2005 - Quality Care

05/11/2005 - 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:
05/11/2005
Date Fixed:
06/10/2005

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:46 PM MST

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Franklin at a Glance

Franklin has a total population of 902, of which 223 are children under the age of 18 and 218 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 39.9.

Total Population:
902
Median Age:
39.9
Males:
395 (43.8%)
Female:
507 (56.2%)
Children (0-17):
223 (24.7%)
Adults (18-64):
461 (51.1%)
Seniors (65+):
218 (24.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Franklin
Married:
293 (32.5%)
Divorced:
92 (10.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Franklin
Hispanic Ethnicity:
10 (1.11%)
White:
623 (69.07%)
African American:
270 (29.93%)
Asian:
0 (0.00%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
1 (0.11%)
Other:
3 (0.33%)
Two or More:
5 (0.55%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Franklin

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.49, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.49 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
2
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
1
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $23,571 while the median household income is $19,125. Roughly 25.39% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$23,571
Household Income:
$19,125
In Poverty:
25.39%

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