Dexter Care Center

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Dexter, Kansas (KS).

Dexter Care Center is a small, for-profit, nursing home with 40 beds based at 315 S Main PO Box 98 in Dexter, KS. The facility has 32 residents indicating 80% of its beds are occupied, which is about average within this state. The provider participates in the medicaid program and provides resident counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered.

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 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 and long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection at Dexter 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, and long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

315 S Main PO Box 98
Dexter, KS 67038

Phone Number

(620) 876-5421

Programs Accepted

Medicaid

Counseling Available

Resident

Sprinkler System

The amount of the facility that is sprinklered. All fire code regulations at different locations must be met.

Fully Sprinklered
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Beds

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

This Provider This Provider
40
Cowley County Average
47
Kansas Average
67
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Cowley County
76.25%
Kansas
83.23%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
32
Cowley County Average
39
Kansas Average
56
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Cowley County
1 (12.50%)
Kansas
48 (13.71%)
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
Cowley County
1 (12.50%)
Kansas
51 (14.57%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 11/30/2006 - Health Survey
  • 11/30/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 11/09/2005 - Health Survey
  • 11/09/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 11/04/2004 - Health Survey
  • 08/19/2004 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.54
Cowley County Average
0.66
Kansas Average
0.57
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
2.36
Cowley County Average
2.37
Kansas Average
2.38
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
0.68
Cowley County Average
0.51
Kansas Average
0.58
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
1.22
Cowley County Average
1.17
Kansas Average
1.16
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%
Cowley County
93.29%
Kansas
91.02%
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
10.00%
Cowley County
18.14%
Kansas
14.89%
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%
Cowley County
1.14%
Kansas
2.03%
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
0.00%
Cowley County
0.71%
Kansas
1.72%
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
16.00%
Cowley County
7.43%
Kansas
9.36%
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 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.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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%
Cowley County
76.14%
Kansas
85.79%
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
18.00%
Cowley County
5.71%
Kansas
5.17%
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.

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13.00%
Cowley County
13.57%
Kansas
15.53%
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
0.00%
Cowley County
2.29%
Kansas
5.86%
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.

Note:

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

Deficiencies

11/30/2006 - Environmental

11/30/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/30/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/30/2006 - Administration

11/30/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
post nurse staffing information.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/30/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/30/2006 - Quality Care

11/30/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that residents with reduced range of motion get proper treatment and services to increase range of motion.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/30/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/09/2005 - Environmental

11/09/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/09/2005
Date Fixed:
12/09/2005

11/09/2005 - Quality Care

11/09/2005 - 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:
11/09/2005
Date Fixed:
12/09/2005

11/09/2005 - Environmental

11/09/2005 - 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:
11/09/2005
Date Fixed:
12/09/2005

11/09/2005 - Environmental

11/09/2005 - 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:
11/09/2005
Date Fixed:
12/09/2005

11/09/2005 - Environmental

11/09/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/09/2005
Date Fixed:
12/09/2005

11/04/2004 - Administration

11/04/2004 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Give or get lab tests by a certified laboratory.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/04/2004
Date Fixed:
12/04/2004

11/04/2004 - Environmental

11/04/2004 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/04/2004
Date Fixed:
12/04/2004

11/04/2004 - Environmental

11/04/2004 - 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:
11/04/2004
Date Fixed:
12/04/2004

11/04/2004 - Environmental

11/04/2004 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/04/2004
Date Fixed:
12/04/2004

10/25/2004 - Environmental

10/25/2004 - 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:
10/25/2004
Date Fixed:
11/04/2004

08/19/2004 - Hazardous Area

08/19/2004 - Hazardous Area
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Hazardous Area
Issue:
construction that can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/19/2004
Date Fixed:
08/23/2004

08/19/2004 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

08/19/2004 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Issue:
proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/19/2004
Date Fixed:
08/23/2004

08/19/2004 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

08/19/2004 - 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:
08/19/2004
Date Fixed:
09/02/2004

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:46 PM MST

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Dexter at a Glance

Dexter has a total population of 506, of which 141 are children under the age of 18 and 96 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 39.1.

Total Population:
506
Median Age:
39.1
Males:
242 (47.8%)
Female:
264 (52.2%)
Children (0-17):
141 (27.9%)
Adults (18-64):
269 (53.2%)
Seniors (65+):
96 (19.0%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Dexter
Married:
251 (49.6%)
Divorced:
55 (10.9%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Dexter
Hispanic Ethnicity:
4 (0.79%)
White:
470 (92.89%)
African American:
1 (0.20%)
Asian:
0 (0.00%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
25 (4.94%)
Other:
3 (0.59%)
Two or More:
7 (1.38%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Dexter

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.36, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

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

Wealth

The median family income is $40,833 while the median household income is $34,531. Roughly 13.04% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$40,833
Household Income:
$34,531
In Poverty:
13.04%

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