Knife River Care Center

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Beulah, North Dakota (ND).

Knife River Care Center is an average sized, non-profit, nursing home with 85 beds based at 509 Central Avenue N in Beulah, ND. The facility has 82 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 partially sprinklered. A total of 20 Medicare patients were given 384 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $64,068 by Medicare. 61 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,280 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 higher than average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is much 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 high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores and long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed at Knife River Care Center.

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, long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to have catheter inserted and left, long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and long-stay residents to lose too much weight.

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Ownership Type

Non-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

509 Central Avenue N
Beulah, ND 58523

Phone Number

(701) 873-4322

Geographic Coordinates

47.267743, -101.778023
* 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.

Partially Sprinklered
No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate

Beds

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

This Provider This Provider
85
North Dakota Average
77
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
North Dakota
90.38%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
82
North Dakota Average
71
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
North Dakota
16 (19.28%)
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
North Dakota
2 (2.41%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 06/04/2007 - Health Survey
  • 06/04/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 05/17/2006 - Health Survey
  • 05/17/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 05/12/2005 - Health Survey
  • 05/12/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.94
North Dakota Average
0.73
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
3.38
North Dakota Average
2.76
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
0.43
North Dakota Average
0.65
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
1.37
North Dakota 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%
North Dakota
93.44%
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
12.00%
North Dakota
17.94%
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%
North Dakota
8.12%
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%
North Dakota
2.29%
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
44.00%
North Dakota
43.43%
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
5.00%
North Dakota
1.64%
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
4.00%
North Dakota
6.71%
United States
8.83%

Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

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

Note:

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

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

Note:

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

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.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
North Dakota
90.88%
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
4.00%
North Dakota
4.33%
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
24.00%
North Dakota
23.68%
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%
North Dakota
7.81%
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
9.00%
North Dakota
14.20%
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
3.00%
North Dakota
8.80%
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.

Note:

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

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
20
North Dakota Average
64
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
6
North Dakota Average
46
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
384
North Dakota Average
1,684
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
61
North Dakota Average
353
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
$64,068
North Dakota Average
$352,679
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
$167
North Dakota Average
$209
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
$1,280
North Dakota Average
$329,712
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
$3,203
North Dakota Average
$5,470
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
$10,678
North Dakota Average
$7,743
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
$21
North Dakota Average
$934
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

06/04/2007 - Pharmacy Service

06/04/2007 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist check the drugs that each resident takes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/04/2007
Date Fixed:
07/09/2007

06/04/2007 - Resident Rights

06/04/2007 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/04/2007
Date Fixed:
07/01/2007

06/04/2007 - Pharmacy Service

06/04/2007 - 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:
06/04/2007
Date Fixed:
07/09/2007

06/04/2007 - Quality Care

06/04/2007 - 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:
06/04/2007
Date Fixed:
07/09/2007

06/04/2007 - Resident Rights

06/04/2007 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Allow residents to easily see the results of the nursing home's most recent survey.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
06/04/2007
Date Fixed:
06/05/2007

05/17/2006 - Pharmacy Service

05/17/2006 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/17/2006
Date Fixed:
06/21/2006

05/17/2006 - Resident Rights

05/17/2006 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/17/2006
Date Fixed:
06/09/2006

05/17/2006 - Pharmacy Service

05/17/2006 - 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:
05/17/2006
Date Fixed:
06/21/2006

05/12/2005 - Quality Care

05/12/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that each resident's nutritional needs were met.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/12/2005
Date Fixed:
06/16/2005

05/12/2005 - Administration

05/12/2005 - 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:
05/12/2005
Date Fixed:
05/30/2005

05/12/2005 - Quality Care

05/12/2005 - 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:
05/12/2005
Date Fixed:
06/16/2005

05/12/2005 - Resident Assessment

05/12/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Keep assessments completed in the preceding 15 months in the resident's active record.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
05/12/2005
Date Fixed:
05/27/2005

05/12/2005 - Quality Care

05/12/2005 - 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:
05/12/2005
Date Fixed:
06/16/2005

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:45 PM MST

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Beulah at a Glance

Beulah has a total population of 3,152, of which 963 are children under the age of 18 and 471 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 39.4.

Total Population:
3,152
Median Age:
39.4
Males:
1,558 (49.4%)
Female:
1,594 (50.6%)
Children (0-17):
963 (30.6%)
Adults (18-64):
1,718 (54.5%)
Seniors (65+):
471 (14.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Beulah
Married:
1,502 (47.7%)
Divorced:
231 (7.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Beulah
Hispanic Ethnicity:
15 (0.48%)
White:
3,019 (95.78%)
African American:
1 (0.03%)
Asian:
9 (0.29%)
Pacific Islander:
20 (0.63%)
Indian:
53 (1.68%)
Other:
5 (0.16%)
Two or More:
45 (1.43%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Beulah

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:
9
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
2
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $54,700 while the median household income is $45,256. Roughly 7.49% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$54,700
Household Income:
$45,256
In Poverty:
7.49%

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