Little River Nursing Home

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Ashdown, Arkansas (AR).

Little River Nursing Home is an average sized, government run, nursing home with 76 beds based at 450 West Locke Street in Ashdown, AR. The facility has 62 residents indicating 82% of its beds are occupied, which is above 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 partially sprinklered. A total of 72 Medicare patients were given 2,792 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $584,925 by Medicare. 22 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $11,036 by Medicare for these services.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is 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 higher than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is higher than average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to need help with daily activities to increase, long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, 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 a urinary tract infection, and long-stay residents to lose too much weight at Little River Nursing Home.

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

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Ownership Type

Government - County

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

450 West Locke Street
Ashdown, AR 71822

Phone Number

(870) 898-5101

Geographic Coordinates

33.669568, -94.134898
* 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.

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
76
Ashdown Average
77
Little River County Average
77
Arkansas Average
104
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Ashdown
83.50%
Little River County
83.50%
Arkansas
73.22%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
62
Ashdown Average
64
Little River County Average
64
Arkansas Average
76
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Ashdown
0 (0.00%)
Little River County
0 (0.00%)
Arkansas
16 (6.78%)
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
Ashdown
0 (0.00%)
Little River County
0 (0.00%)
Arkansas
5 (2.12%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 08/31/2007 - Health Survey
  • 08/31/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 10/13/2006 - Health Survey
  • 10/13/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 12/15/2005 - Health Survey
  • 12/15/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.41
Ashdown Average
0.34
Little River County Average
0.34
Arkansas Average
0.43
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
3.18
Ashdown Average
2.82
Little River County Average
2.82
Arkansas Average
2.56
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
1.24
Ashdown Average
1.12
Little River County Average
1.12
Arkansas Average
0.90
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
1.65
Ashdown Average
1.46
Little River County Average
1.46
Arkansas Average
1.32
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%
Ashdown
95.00%
Little River County
95.00%
Arkansas
90.85%
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
26.00%
Ashdown
20.50%
Little River County
20.50%
Arkansas
15.25%
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.

Note:

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

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Ashdown
2.50%
Little River County
2.50%
Arkansas
12.64%
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.

Note:

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

This Provider This Provider
11.00%
Ashdown
5.50%
Little River County
5.50%
Arkansas
4.71%
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%
Ashdown
12.00%
Little River County
12.00%
Arkansas
8.03%
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
95.00%
Ashdown
95.00%
Little River County
95.00%
Arkansas
81.76%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
2.00%
Ashdown
4.00%
Little River County
4.00%
Arkansas
2.37%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
19.00%
Ashdown
19.00%
Little River County
19.00%
Arkansas
15.89%
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%
Ashdown
95.00%
Little River County
95.00%
Arkansas
83.83%
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
11.00%
Ashdown
7.50%
Little River County
7.50%
Arkansas
3.67%
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
15.00%
Ashdown
13.50%
Little River County
13.50%
Arkansas
10.26%
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
9.00%
Ashdown
5.50%
Little River County
5.50%
Arkansas
5.93%
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.

Note:

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

This Provider This Provider
16.00%
Ashdown
10.50%
Little River County
10.50%
Arkansas
9.14%
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
84.00%
Ashdown
89.50%
Little River County
89.50%
Arkansas
79.29%
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
2.00%
Ashdown
6.00%
Little River County
6.00%
Arkansas
13.64%
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
72
Ashdown Average
61
Little River County Average
61
Arkansas Average
97
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
101
Ashdown Average
87
Little River County Average
87
Arkansas Average
98
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
2,792
Ashdown Average
2,310
Little River County Average
2,310
Arkansas Average
3,170
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
22
Ashdown Average
29
Little River County Average
29
Arkansas Average
853
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
$584,925
Ashdown Average
$543,048
Little River County Average
$543,048
Arkansas Average
$739,389
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
$210
Ashdown Average
$235
Little River County Average
$235
Arkansas Average
$233
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
$11,036
Ashdown Average
$29,547
Little River County Average
$29,547
Arkansas Average
$621,869
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
$8,124
Ashdown Average
$8,902
Little River County Average
$8,902
Arkansas Average
$7,591
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
$5,791
Ashdown Average
$6,278
Little River County Average
$6,278
Arkansas Average
$7,565
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
$502
Ashdown Average
$1,037
Little River County Average
$1,037
Arkansas Average
$729
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

08/31/2007 - Quality Care

08/31/2007 - 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:
08/31/2007
Date Fixed:
09/29/2007

08/31/2007 - Environmental

08/31/2007 - 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:
08/31/2007
Date Fixed:
09/29/2007

08/31/2007 - Quality Care

08/31/2007 - 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:
08/31/2007
Date Fixed:
09/29/2007

08/31/2007 - Quality Care

08/31/2007 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/31/2007
Date Fixed:
09/29/2007

10/13/2006 - Resident Assessment

10/13/2006 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
10/13/2006
Date Fixed:
10/13/2006

10/13/2006 - Quality Care

10/13/2006 - 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:
10/13/2006
Date Fixed:
11/12/2006

10/13/2006 - Quality Care

10/13/2006 - 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:
10/13/2006
Date Fixed:
11/12/2006

10/13/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

10/13/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
10/13/2006
Date Fixed:
10/13/2006

10/13/2006 - Resident Assessment

10/13/2006 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
10/13/2006
Date Fixed:
10/13/2006

07/26/2006 - Environmental

07/26/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/26/2006
Date Fixed:
08/10/2006

12/15/2005 - Building Contruction

12/15/2005 - Building Contruction
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Contruction
Issue:
fire-resistant Interior walls.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Pharmacy Service

12/15/2005 - 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:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Environmental

12/15/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

12/15/2005 - Quality Care

12/15/2005 - 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:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Quality Care

12/15/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Quality Care

12/15/2005 - 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:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Environmental

12/15/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Quality Care

12/15/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident a special diet to help when there is a nutritional problem.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Pharmacy Service

12/15/2005 - 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:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

12/15/2005 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Administration

12/15/2005 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

09/16/2005 - Mistreatment

09/16/2005 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect and abuse of residents and theft of residents' property.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
09/16/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

11/05/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary

11/05/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Make sure that residents are well nourished.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/05/2004
Date Fixed:
12/05/2004

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:43 PM MST

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Ashdown at a Glance

Ashdown has a total population of 4,781, of which 1,261 are children under the age of 18 and 795 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 36.5.

Total Population:
4,781
Median Age:
36.5
Males:
2,212 (46.3%)
Female:
2,569 (53.7%)
Children (0-17):
1,261 (26.4%)
Adults (18-64):
2,725 (57.0%)
Seniors (65+):
795 (16.6%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Ashdown
Married:
1,976 (41.3%)
Divorced:
484 (10.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Ashdown
Hispanic Ethnicity:
46 (0.96%)
White:
3,005 (62.85%)
African American:
1,630 (34.09%)
Asian:
11 (0.23%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.02%)
Indian:
50 (1.05%)
Other:
23 (0.48%)
Two or More:
61 (1.28%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Ashdown

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.44, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.44 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
36
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
4
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $34,850 while the median household income is $26,754. Roughly 18.41% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$34,850
Household Income:
$26,754
In Poverty:
18.41%

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