Little Flower Nursing Home

Detailed report on the nursing home located in East Islip, New York (NY).

Little Flower Nursing Home is a large, for-profit, nursing home with 160 beds based at 340 East Montauk Highway in East Islip, NY. The facility has 148 residents indicating 93% 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 133 Medicare patients were given 4,966 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $1,537,836 by Medicare. 23 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $17,404 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 lower than 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 high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, low-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, low-risk long-stay residents to lose control of their bowels, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and short-stay residents to have pressure sores at Little Flower Nursing Home.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to have catheter inserted and left, 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 have delirium, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Individual

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

340 East Montauk Highway
East Islip, NY 11730

Phone Number

(631) 581-6400

Geographic Coordinates

40.734699, -73.174606
* 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
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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
160
Suffolk County Average
197
New York Average
184
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Suffolk County
91.29%
New York
92.23%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
148
Suffolk County Average
183
New York Average
170
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Suffolk County
5 (9.09%)
New York
67 (10.20%)
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
Suffolk County
2 (3.64%)
New York
18 (2.74%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 07/03/2007 - Health Survey
  • 07/03/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 05/26/2006 - Health Survey
  • 05/26/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 06/15/2005 - Health Survey
  • 06/15/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.36
Suffolk County Average
0.58
New York Average
0.61
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
1.83
Suffolk County Average
2.11
New York Average
2.26
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
0.71
Suffolk County Average
0.71
New York Average
0.78
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
1.07
Suffolk County Average
1.28
New York Average
1.38
United States Average
1.43

Quality Measures

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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%
Suffolk County
93.17%
New York
91.21%
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
11.00%
Suffolk County
10.92%
New York
13.48%
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
27.00%
Suffolk County
16.72%
New York
14.21%
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%
Suffolk County
4.50%
New York
3.83%
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
70.00%
Suffolk County
53.56%
New York
51.61%
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
0.00%
Suffolk County
1.37%
New York
1.74%
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
14.00%
Suffolk County
8.31%
New York
7.15%
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
90.00%
Suffolk County
83.43%
New York
79.97%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Suffolk County
0.86%
New York
1.29%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
35.00%
Suffolk County
21.36%
New York
21.13%
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%
Suffolk County
92.06%
New York
90.95%
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
0.00%
Suffolk County
2.65%
New York
3.00%
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
10.00%
Suffolk County
3.07%
New York
2.60%
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
12.00%
Suffolk County
7.98%
New York
10.19%
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
3.00%
Suffolk County
5.83%
New York
4.80%
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
10.00%
Suffolk County
10.90%
New York
12.91%
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
4.00%
Suffolk County
8.60%
New York
8.59%
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%
Suffolk County
86.67%
New York
84.29%
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
6.00%
Suffolk County
15.10%
New York
16.70%
United States
20.65%

Treatment Figures

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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
133
Suffolk County Average
238
New York Average
187
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
92
Suffolk County Average
206
New York Average
158
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
4,966
Suffolk County Average
8,769
New York Average
6,748
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
23
Suffolk County Average
405
New York Average
291
United States Average
301

Financials

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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
$1,537,836
Suffolk County Average
$2,908,894
New York Average
$2,016,043
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
$310
Suffolk County Average
$332
New York Average
$299
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
$17,404
Suffolk County Average
$315,547
New York Average
$211,026
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
$11,563
Suffolk County Average
$12,237
New York Average
$10,784
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
$16,716
Suffolk County Average
$14,111
New York Average
$12,786
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
$757
Suffolk County Average
$779
New York Average
$724
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

07/03/2007 - Quality Care

07/03/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/03/2007
Date Fixed:
08/31/2007

07/03/2007 - Pharmacy Service

07/03/2007 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
1) Make sure that residents who take drugs are not given too many doses or for too long; 2) make sure that the use of drugs is carefully watched; or 3) stop or change drugs that cause unwanted effects.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/03/2007
Date Fixed:
08/31/2007

07/03/2007 - Environmental

07/03/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Have a program to keep infection from spreading.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/03/2007
Date Fixed:
08/31/2007

05/26/2006 - Fire Alarm Systems

05/26/2006 - Fire Alarm Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Fire Alarm Systems
Issue:
properly maintained smoke detectors.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
05/26/2006
Date Fixed:
07/15/2006

05/26/2006 - Building Service Equipment

05/26/2006 - Building Service Equipment
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Service Equipment
Issue:
heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/26/2006
Date Fixed:
07/15/2006

06/15/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

06/15/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2005
Date Fixed:
06/16/2005

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Insurance:
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Details:

Most nurses and staff were caring and helpful. Was short term stay for rehabilitation and the rehabilitation was good. Problems with Kitchen staff about getting the corrdct meals I had ordered.

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Last Modified

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East Islip at a Glance

East Islip has a total population of 14,078, of which 4,012 are children under the age of 18 and 1,665 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 36.6.

Total Population:
14,078
Median Age:
36.6
Males:
6,866 (48.8%)
Female:
7,212 (51.2%)
Children (0-17):
4,012 (28.5%)
Adults (18-64):
8,401 (59.7%)
Seniors (65+):
1,665 (11.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in East Islip
Married:
6,877 (48.8%)
Divorced:
620 (4.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in East Islip
Hispanic Ethnicity:
547 (3.89%)
White:
13,543 (96.20%)
African American:
80 (0.57%)
Asian:
198 (1.41%)
Pacific Islander:
3 (0.02%)
Indian:
9 (0.06%)
Other:
135 (0.96%)
Two or More:
110 (0.78%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in East Islip

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.20, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.20 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
63
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
6
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $77,593 while the median household income is $71,106. Roughly 3.61% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$77,593
Household Income:
$71,106
In Poverty:
3.61%

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