NHC Healthcare Rossville

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

NHC Healthcare Rossville is an average sized, for-profit, nursing home with 112 beds based at 1425 Mcfarland Avenue in Rossville, GA. The facility has 108 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 & family counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered. A total of 131 Medicare patients were given 4,406 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $1,127,581 by Medicare. 92 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $36,420 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 lower than 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 catheter inserted and left, short-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, and short-stay residents to have pressure sores at NHC Healthcare Rossville.

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, long-stay residents to be physically restrained, low-risk long-stay residents to lose control of their bowels, long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse, long-stay residents to lose too much weight, short-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, short-stay residents to have delirium, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain.

Overall Rating

Not Yet Rated
Based Upon 0 User Reviews | Review Now! Rate this Nursing Home

Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

1425 Mcfarland Avenue
Rossville, GA 30741

Phone Number

(706) 861-0863

Geographic Coordinates

34.967894, -85.295747
* 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
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
112
Rossville Average
111
Walker County Average
108
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%
Rossville
96.00%
Walker County
94.00%
Georgia
88.57%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
108
Rossville Average
107
Walker County Average
102
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
Rossville
1 (50.00%)
Walker County
1 (25.00%)
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
Rossville
0 (0.00%)
Walker County
0 (0.00%)
Georgia
15 (4.14%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 06/06/2007 - Health Survey
  • 06/06/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 04/05/2006 - Health Survey
  • 04/05/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 03/02/2005 - Health Survey
  • 03/02/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.46
Rossville Average
0.34
Walker County Average
0.30
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
2.37
Rossville Average
2.13
Walker County Average
1.89
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
0.74
Rossville Average
0.75
Walker County Average
0.65
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
Rossville Average
1.10
Walker County Average
0.95
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
86.00%
Rossville
90.50%
Walker County
90.75%
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
14.00%
Rossville
13.50%
Walker County
11.75%
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
5.00%
Rossville
5.50%
Walker County
16.25%
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
4.00%
Rossville
2.50%
Walker County
3.00%
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
36.00%
Rossville
47.50%
Walker County
41.00%
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%
Rossville
14.50%
Walker County
13.00%
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
10.00%
Rossville
8.00%
Walker County
8.50%
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
52.00%
Rossville
52.00%
Walker County
69.67%
Georgia
73.19%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Rossville
0.00%
Walker County
0.00%
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
27.00%
Rossville
27.00%
Walker County
25.00%
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
95.00%
Rossville
91.50%
Walker County
90.75%
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
1.00%
Rossville
9.00%
Walker County
8.00%
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
16.00%
Rossville
14.00%
Walker County
22.00%
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
11.00%
Rossville
8.50%
Walker County
7.25%
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
5.00%
Rossville
11.50%
Walker County
12.75%
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
6.00%
Rossville
7.50%
Walker County
6.75%
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
95.00%
Rossville
95.00%
Walker County
88.67%
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
8.00%
Rossville
8.00%
Walker County
20.00%
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
131
Walker County Average
106
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
97
Walker County Average
65
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
4,406
Walker County Average
3,573
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
92
Walker County Average
92
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
$1,127,581
Walker County Average
$894,622
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
$256
Walker County Average
$250
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
$36,420
Walker County Average
$58,264
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
$8,607
Walker County Average
$8,413
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
$11,625
Walker County Average
$13,763
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
$396
Walker County Average
$631
Georgia Average
$986
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

06/06/2007 - Furnishings and Decorations

06/06/2007 - Furnishings and Decorations
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Furnishings and Decorations
Issue:
restrictions on the use of highly flammable materials.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/06/2007
Date Fixed:
07/15/2007

06/06/2007 - Quality Care

06/06/2007 - 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:
06/06/2007
Date Fixed:
07/15/2007

04/05/2006 - Quality Care

04/05/2006 - 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:
04/05/2006
Date Fixed:
05/20/2006

04/05/2006 - Quality Care

04/05/2006 - 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:
04/05/2006
Date Fixed:
05/20/2006

04/05/2006 - Corridor Walls and Doors

04/05/2006 - 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:
04/05/2006
Date Fixed:
05/20/2006

04/05/2006 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

04/05/2006 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Issue:
smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/05/2006
Date Fixed:
05/20/2006

04/05/2006 - Hazardous Area

04/05/2006 - 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:
04/05/2006
Date Fixed:
05/20/2006

04/05/2006 - Exits and Egress

04/05/2006 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exits that are accessible at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/05/2006
Date Fixed:
05/20/2006

04/05/2006 - Resident Assessment

04/05/2006 - 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:
04/05/2006
Date Fixed:
05/20/2006

03/02/2005 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

03/02/2005 - 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:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

03/02/2005 - Resident Rights

03/02/2005 - 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:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

03/02/2005 - Mistreatment

03/02/2005 - 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:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

03/02/2005 - Environmental

03/02/2005 - 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:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

03/02/2005 - Quality Care

03/02/2005 - 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:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

03/02/2005 - Quality Care

03/02/2005 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

03/02/2005 - Environmental

03/02/2005 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

03/02/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors

03/02/2005 - 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:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

03/02/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

03/02/2005 - 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:
03/02/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

01/13/2005 - Quality Care

01/13/2005 - 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:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/13/2005
Date Fixed:
04/01/2005

Reviews and Ratings

 (Details have not been substantiated)
No ratings or reviews have been completed. Write the first review!

Discussions

 (Details have not been substantiated)
No discussions have been started. Start the first discussion!

Supplemental

Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:43 PM MST

Indicates the latest change to the core data for this provider. It does not reflect changes from user input, such as reviews and discussions.

Disclosure

CiteHealth is not associated with NHC Healthcare Rossville. We do not endorse, sponsor, or take financial incentives from this provider.

Updates & Additional Information

We appreciate any verifiable updates or additional information you may have on this provider.

Nearby Nursing Homes

  1. Nursing Home
    Hutcheson Medical Center Subacute..
    Located 2.33 miles away in Ft. Oglethorpe at 100 Gross Crescent Circle.
  2. Nursing Home
    Parkside at Hutcheson Medical Center
    Located 2.48 miles away in Rossville at 110 Park City Road.
  3. Nursing Home
    Ft. Oglethorpe Nursing Center
    Located 2.96 miles away in Ft. Oglethorpe at 1067 Battlefield Parkway.
  4. Nursing Home
    NHC Healthcare Ft. Oglethorpe
    Located 3.86 miles away in Ft. Oglethorpe at 2403 Battlefield Parkway.
  5. Nursing Home
    Life Care Center of Chattanooga
    Located 4.83 miles away in Chattanooga at 455 Highland Park Avenue.
Note: There are a total of 18 homes within 25 miles of this provider.

Newest Reviews

Rossville at a Glance

Rossville has a total population of 3,511, of which 862 are children under the age of 18 and 717 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 37.0.

Total Population:
3,511
Median Age:
37.0
Males:
1,561 (44.5%)
Female:
1,950 (55.5%)
Children (0-17):
862 (24.6%)
Adults (18-64):
1,932 (55.0%)
Seniors (65+):
717 (20.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Rossville
Married:
1,465 (41.7%)
Divorced:
422 (12.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Rossville
Hispanic Ethnicity:
45 (1.28%)
White:
3,283 (93.51%)
African American:
137 (3.90%)
Asian:
12 (0.34%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
20 (0.57%)
Other:
17 (0.48%)
Two or More:
42 (1.20%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Rossville

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.51, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.51 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
29
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
5
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $29,423 while the median household income is $23,612. Roughly 19.42% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$29,423
Household Income:
$23,612
In Poverty:
19.42%

Nearby Doctors

Note: These physicians are not associated with this provider. However, an office is nearby.

Health Management Tools

Support for your Organization

If you represent a health care provider, government entity, library or university, we would like to support you. See our organization support page to see how we can help.