Bridgeport Health Care Center

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Bridgeport, Connecticut (CT).

Bridgeport Health Care Center is a large, for-profit, nursing home with 300 beds based at 600 Bond Street in Bridgeport, CT. The facility has 277 residents indicating 92% 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 169 Medicare patients were given 5,661 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $1,435,010 by Medicare. 89 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $80,807 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 average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is higher 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 moderate to severe pain, high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, low-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, long-stay residents to have catheter inserted and left, long-stay residents to lose too much weight, short-stay residents to have delirium, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain at Bridgeport Health 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 more depressed or anxious, low-risk long-stay residents to lose control of their bowels, long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse, and long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

600 Bond Street
Bridgeport, CT 06610

Phone Number

(203) 384-6400

Geographic Coordinates

41.201667, -73.166945
* 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
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
300
Bridgeport Average
184
Fairfield County Average
146
Connecticut Average
121
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Bridgeport
90.80%
Fairfield County
90.86%
Connecticut
92.00%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
277
Bridgeport Average
167
Fairfield County Average
133
Connecticut Average
112
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Bridgeport
0 (0.00%)
Fairfield County
0 (0.00%)
Connecticut
5 (2.05%)
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
Bridgeport
0 (0.00%)
Fairfield County
1 (2.38%)
Connecticut
14 (5.74%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 04/04/2007 - Health Survey (QIS)
  • 04/03/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 06/09/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 05/25/2006 - Health Survey
  • 09/26/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 07/14/2005 - Health Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.38
Bridgeport Average
0.49
Fairfield County Average
0.86
Connecticut Average
0.75
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
2.55
Bridgeport Average
2.49
Fairfield County Average
2.42
Connecticut Average
2.34
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
0.81
Bridgeport Average
0.82
Fairfield County Average
0.68
Connecticut Average
0.64
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
1.19
Bridgeport Average
1.31
Fairfield County Average
1.54
Connecticut Average
1.40
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
84.00%
Bridgeport
77.20%
Fairfield County
82.44%
Connecticut
84.72%
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
8.00%
Bridgeport
14.60%
Fairfield County
16.59%
Connecticut
19.00%
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
26.00%
Bridgeport
17.00%
Fairfield County
12.67%
Connecticut
12.96%
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%
Bridgeport
3.20%
Fairfield County
4.03%
Connecticut
3.93%
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
31.00%
Bridgeport
36.20%
Fairfield County
49.63%
Connecticut
47.01%
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%
Bridgeport
1.60%
Fairfield County
1.74%
Connecticut
2.37%
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
3.00%
Bridgeport
6.60%
Fairfield County
7.26%
Connecticut
7.91%
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
59.00%
Bridgeport
56.75%
Fairfield County
69.13%
Connecticut
68.88%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
3.00%
Bridgeport
2.25%
Fairfield County
2.34%
Connecticut
2.14%
United States
2.12%

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
78.00%
Bridgeport
75.40%
Fairfield County
74.93%
Connecticut
77.42%
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
8.00%
Bridgeport
4.20%
Fairfield County
2.95%
Connecticut
3.36%
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
6.00%
Bridgeport
3.20%
Fairfield County
2.24%
Connecticut
2.11%
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
8.00%
Bridgeport
11.40%
Fairfield County
10.33%
Connecticut
13.13%
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
6.00%
Bridgeport
4.20%
Fairfield County
3.18%
Connecticut
4.63%
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%
Bridgeport
11.00%
Fairfield County
12.38%
Connecticut
15.68%
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
11.00%
Bridgeport
8.40%
Fairfield County
7.46%
Connecticut
9.00%
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
70.00%
Bridgeport
66.80%
Fairfield County
69.30%
Connecticut
67.57%
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
26.00%
Bridgeport
23.75%
Fairfield County
21.13%
Connecticut
21.05%
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
169
Bridgeport Average
117
Fairfield County Average
201
Connecticut Average
170
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
Bridgeport Average
79
Fairfield County Average
184
Connecticut 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
5,661
Bridgeport Average
4,483
Fairfield County Average
6,796
Connecticut Average
6,166
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
89
Bridgeport Average
64
Fairfield County Average
92
Connecticut Average
105
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
$1,435,010
Bridgeport Average
$1,172,372
Fairfield County Average
$2,351,856
Connecticut Average
$1,988,383
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
$253
Bridgeport Average
$262
Fairfield County Average
$346
Connecticut Average
$322
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
$80,807
Bridgeport Average
$47,934
Fairfield County Average
$87,941
Connecticut Average
$109,896
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
$8,491
Bridgeport Average
$10,037
Fairfield County Average
$11,673
Connecticut Average
$11,686
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
$14,794
Bridgeport Average
$14,840
Fairfield County Average
$12,749
Connecticut Average
$12,621
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
$908
Bridgeport Average
$744
Fairfield County Average
$952
Connecticut Average
$1,050
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

09/14/2007 - Environmental

09/14/2007 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
09/14/2007
Date Fixed:
10/26/2007

09/14/2007 - Quality Care

09/14/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/14/2007
Date Fixed:
10/26/2007

04/04/2007 - Mistreatment

04/04/2007 - 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:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Resident Rights

04/04/2007 - 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:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Resident Rights

04/04/2007 - 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:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Resident Assessment

04/04/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Quality Care

04/04/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Quality Care

04/04/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Provide activities to meet the needs of each resident.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Mistreatment

04/04/2007 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Administration

04/04/2007 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Resident Assessment

04/04/2007 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Quality Care

04/04/2007 - 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:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Environmental

04/04/2007 - 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:
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/05/2007

04/04/2007 - Pharmacy Service

04/04/2007 - 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:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Quality Care

04/04/2007 - 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:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Resident Assessment

04/04/2007 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/04/2007 - Resident Assessment

04/04/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/04/2007
Date Fixed:
04/27/2007

04/03/2007 - Smoking Regulations

04/03/2007 - Smoking Regulations
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoking Regulations
Issue:
posted "No-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or did not provide ashtrays where smoking was allowed.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety
Date Found:
04/03/2007
Date Fixed:
04/18/2007

04/03/2007 - Miscellaneous

04/03/2007 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/03/2007
Date Fixed:
04/18/2007

10/11/2006 - Resident Rights

10/11/2006 - 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:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/11/2006
Date Fixed:
11/22/2006

10/11/2006 - Resident Assessment

10/11/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/11/2006
Date Fixed:
11/22/2006

10/11/2006 - Quality Care

10/11/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/11/2006
Date Fixed:
11/22/2006

10/11/2006 - Environmental

10/11/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/11/2006
Date Fixed:
11/22/2006

10/11/2006 - Quality Care

10/11/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
10/11/2006
Date Fixed:
11/22/2006

10/11/2006 - Administration

10/11/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/11/2006
Date Fixed:
11/22/2006

06/09/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

06/09/2006 - 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:
06/09/2006
Date Fixed:
07/19/2006

06/09/2006 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

06/09/2006 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Emergency Plans and Fire Drills
Issue:
record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/09/2006
Date Fixed:
07/19/2006

06/09/2006 - Building Service Equipment

06/09/2006 - Building Service Equipment
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Service Equipment
Issue:
properly constructed linen or trash chutes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/09/2006
Date Fixed:
07/19/2006

06/09/2006 - Miscellaneous

06/09/2006 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/09/2006
Date Fixed:
07/19/2006

05/25/2006 - Environmental

05/25/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that staff members wash their hands when needed.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Administration

05/25/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Environmental

05/25/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Move, clean and store sheets, towels and other linens in a way that prevents the spread of infection.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Resident Rights

05/25/2006 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Mistreatment

05/25/2006 - 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:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Mistreatment

05/25/2006 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
1) Hire only people who have no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Resident Rights

05/25/2006 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Provide care in a way that keeps or builds each resident's dignity and self respect.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Resident Assessment

05/25/2006 - 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:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Resident Assessment

05/25/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Resident Assessment

05/25/2006 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Quality Care

05/25/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Quality Care

05/25/2006 - 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:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Quality Care

05/25/2006 - 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:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Quality Care

05/25/2006 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Quality Care

05/25/2006 - 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:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Quality Care

05/25/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give the right treatment and services to residents who have mental or social problems adjusting.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Quality Care

05/25/2006 - 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:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Environmental

05/25/2006 - 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:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Pharmacy Service

05/25/2006 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Pharmacy Service

05/25/2006 - 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:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

05/25/2006 - Environmental

05/25/2006 - 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:
05/25/2006
Date Fixed:
07/06/2006

09/26/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors

09/26/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/26/2005
Date Fixed:
11/15/2005

09/26/2005 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

09/26/2005 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Issue:
walls or barriers that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/26/2005
Date Fixed:
11/15/2005

09/26/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

09/26/2005 - 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:
09/26/2005
Date Fixed:
11/15/2005

09/26/2005 - Miscellaneous

09/26/2005 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/26/2005
Date Fixed:
11/15/2005

09/26/2005 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

09/26/2005 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Issue:
proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transport of oxygen.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/26/2005
Date Fixed:
11/15/2005

07/14/2005 - Quality Care

07/14/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Environmental

07/14/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Environmental

07/14/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Pharmacy Service

07/14/2005 - 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:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Quality Care

07/14/2005 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Environmental

07/14/2005 - 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:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Quality Care

07/14/2005 - 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:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Quality Care

07/14/2005 - 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:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Resident Assessment

07/14/2005 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Resident Assessment

07/14/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Quality Care

07/14/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Provide social services for related medical problems to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Mistreatment

07/14/2005 - 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:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

07/14/2005 - Environmental

07/14/2005 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
07/14/2005
Date Fixed:
08/25/2005

05/20/2005 - Quality Care

05/20/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/20/2005
Date Fixed:
07/01/2005

05/20/2005 - Quality Care

05/20/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/20/2005
Date Fixed:
07/01/2005

05/20/2005 - Administration

05/20/2005 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Follow all laws and professional standards.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/20/2005
Date Fixed:
07/01/2005

01/25/2005 - Quality Care

01/25/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that follow each resident's written care plan.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/25/2005
Date Fixed:
03/08/2005

01/25/2005 - Quality Care

01/25/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
01/25/2005
Date Fixed:
03/08/2005

08/24/2004 - Environmental

08/24/2004 - 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:
08/24/2004
Date Fixed:
10/05/2004

08/24/2004 - Mistreatment

08/24/2004 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
1) Hire only people who have no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/24/2004
Date Fixed:
10/05/2004

08/24/2004 - Resident Assessment

08/24/2004 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/24/2004
Date Fixed:
10/05/2004

08/24/2004 - Mistreatment

08/24/2004 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/24/2004
Date Fixed:
10/05/2004

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Nearby Nursing Homes

  1. Nursing Home
    Bridgeport Manor
    Located 0.07 miles away in Bridgeport at 540 Bond Street.
  2. Nursing Home
    Northbridge Health Care Center
    Located 1.90 miles away in Bridgeport at 2875 Main Street.
  3. Nursing Home
    The New Coleman Park Health &..
    Located 2.24 miles away in Bridgeport at 62 Coleman Street.
  4. Nursing Home
    Astoria Park
    Located 2.57 miles away in Bridgeport at 725 Park Avenue.
  5. Nursing Home
    Maefair Health Care Center
    Located 2.83 miles away in Trumbull at 21 Maefair Court.
Note: There are a total of 51 homes within 25 miles of this provider.

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Bridgeport at a Glance

Bridgeport has a total population of 139,529, of which 39,672 are children under the age of 18 and 16,012 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.4.

Total Population:
139,529
Median Age:
31.4
Males:
66,554 (47.7%)
Female:
72,975 (52.3%)
Children (0-17):
39,672 (28.4%)
Adults (18-64):
83,845 (60.1%)
Seniors (65+):
16,012 (11.5%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Bridgeport
Married:
45,158 (32.4%)
Divorced:
10,769 (7.7%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Bridgeport
Hispanic Ethnicity:
44,478 (31.88%)
White:
62,822 (45.02%)
African American:
42,925 (30.76%)
Asian:
4,536 (3.25%)
Pacific Islander:
148 (0.11%)
Indian:
664 (0.48%)
Other:
20,659 (14.81%)
Two or More:
7,775 (5.57%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Bridgeport

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.41, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.41 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
717
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
22
Rehab Centers:
8

Wealth

The median family income is $39,571 while the median household income is $34,658. Roughly 17.86% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$39,571
Household Income:
$34,658
In Poverty:
17.86%

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