Ben Atchley State Veterans' Home

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Knoxville, Tennessee (TN).

Ben Atchley State Veterans' Home is a large, government run, nursing home with 140 beds based at One Veterans Way in Knoxville, TN. The facility has 2 residents indicating 1% of its beds are occupied, which is below average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides none counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered.

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Staff Rating

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Facility Rating

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Promptness Rating

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Ownership Type

Government - State

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

One Veterans Way
Knoxville, TN 37931

Phone Number

(615) 898-1181

Geographic Coordinates

35.999006, -83.9349
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a street level.

Programs Accepted

Medicare & Medicaid

Counseling Available

None

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
140
Knoxville Average
124
Knox County Average
124
Tennessee Average
115
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
1.00%
Knoxville
78.12%
Knox County
78.12%
Tennessee
87.59%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
2
Knoxville Average
102
Knox County Average
102
Tennessee Average
101
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Knoxville
2 (12.50%)
Knox County
2 (12.50%)
Tennessee
24 (7.43%)
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
Knoxville
1 (6.25%)
Knox County
1 (6.25%)
Tennessee
19 (5.88%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 01/18/2007 - Health Survey
  • 01/18/2007 - Fire Safety Survey

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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of high-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained

The percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection

The percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

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

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

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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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. 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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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 data for this measure is missing. 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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight

The percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight.

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Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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.

Deficiencies

09/13/2007 - Resident Assessment

09/13/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make a complete assessment that covers all questions for areas that are listed in official regulations.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/13/2007
Date Fixed:
10/09/2007

09/13/2007 - Resident Assessment

09/13/2007 - 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:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/13/2007
Date Fixed:
10/09/2007

09/13/2007 - Environmental

09/13/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/13/2007
Date Fixed:
10/09/2007

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

Ben Atchley State Veterans' Home Review
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Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

Ths Nursing Home is Horrible. Short on staff and did not take care of my Parent. The nurses are the worst I have ever seen.

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Supplemental

Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:46 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 22 homes within 25 miles of this provider.

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Knoxville at a Glance

Knoxville has a total population of 173,890, of which 34,197 are children under the age of 18 and 24,994 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.4.

Total Population:
173,890
Median Age:
33.4
Males:
82,390 (47.4%)
Female:
91,500 (52.6%)
Children (0-17):
34,197 (19.7%)
Adults (18-64):
114,699 (66.0%)
Seniors (65+):
24,994 (14.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Knoxville
Married:
63,301 (36.4%)
Divorced:
19,195 (11.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Knoxville
Hispanic Ethnicity:
2,751 (1.58%)
White:
138,611 (79.71%)
African American:
28,171 (16.20%)
Asian:
2,525 (1.45%)
Pacific Islander:
60 (0.03%)
Indian:
541 (0.31%)
Other:
1,257 (0.72%)
Two or More:
2,725 (1.57%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Knoxville

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.42, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.42 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
7
Doctors:
2,560
Home Agencies:
11
Hospitals:
7
Nursing Homes:
16
Medical Suppliers:
176
Rehab Centers:
14

Wealth

The median family income is $37,708 while the median household income is $27,492. Roughly 19.57% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,708
Household Income:
$27,492
In Poverty:
19.57%

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