The Forum at Brookside

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Louisville, Kentucky (KY).

The Forum at Brookside is a small, for-profit, nursing home with 40 beds based at 200 Brookside Drive in Louisville, KY. The facility has 36 residents indicating 90% 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 located in a continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered. A total of 80 Medicare patients were given 2,256 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $660,451 by Medicare.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is much higher than average. Certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day is much higher than average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is much lower than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is higher than average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, short-stay residents to have delirium, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain at The Forum at Brookside.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and short-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

200 Brookside Drive
Louisville, KY 40243

Phone Number

(502) 245-3048

Geographic Coordinates

38.246496, -85.554604
* 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
40
Louisville Average
107
Jefferson County Average
105
Kentucky Average
88
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Louisville
89.76%
Jefferson County
89.77%
Kentucky
89.78%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
36
Louisville Average
96
Jefferson County Average
95
Kentucky Average
80
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Louisville
2 (4.44%)
Jefferson County
2 (4.26%)
Kentucky
32 (10.96%)
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
Yes
Louisville
8 (17.78%)
Jefferson County
8 (17.02%)
Kentucky
15 (5.14%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 06/15/2007 - Health Survey
  • 06/15/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 11/02/2006 - Health Survey
  • 11/02/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 10/27/2005 - Health Survey
  • 10/27/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
1.61
Louisville Average
0.70
Jefferson County Average
0.69
Kentucky Average
0.71
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
3.86
Louisville Average
2.62
Jefferson County Average
2.63
Kentucky Average
2.51
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
0.30
Louisville Average
1.07
Jefferson County Average
1.08
Kentucky Average
0.86
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
1.91
Louisville Average
1.76
Jefferson County Average
1.77
Kentucky Average
1.57
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
66.00%
Louisville
83.29%
Jefferson County
83.70%
Kentucky
89.24%
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.

Note:

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

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%
Louisville
4.15%
Jefferson County
4.00%
Kentucky
5.86%
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
16.00%
Louisville
6.20%
Jefferson County
6.14%
Kentucky
8.38%
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
6.00%
Louisville
13.51%
Jefferson County
13.47%
Kentucky
11.84%
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
63.00%
Louisville
66.45%
Jefferson County
66.69%
Kentucky
80.84%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
8.00%
Louisville
1.12%
Jefferson County
1.14%
Kentucky
1.05%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
15.00%
Louisville
13.54%
Jefferson County
13.54%
Kentucky
15.57%
United States
17.46%

Long-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of long-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.

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of long-stay residents who have moderate to severe pain.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. 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 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
13.00%
Louisville
15.90%
Jefferson County
16.44%
Kentucky
18.68%
United States
14.45%

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Catheter Inserted and Left

The percentage of long-stay residents who have/had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder.

Note:

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

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
13.00%
Louisville
11.46%
Jefferson County
11.26%
Kentucky
11.30%
United States
9.09%

Short-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

Note:

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

Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of short-stay residents who had moderate to severe pain.

This Provider This Provider
37.00%
Louisville
20.66%
Jefferson County
20.67%
Kentucky
18.92%
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
80
Louisville Average
176
Jefferson County Average
170
Kentucky Average
118
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
83
Louisville Average
169
Jefferson County Average
163
Kentucky Average
108
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
2,256
Louisville Average
5,826
Jefferson County Average
5,637
Kentucky Average
4,224
United States Average
4,470

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
$660,451
Louisville Average
$1,652,511
Jefferson County Average
$1,595,456
Kentucky Average
$1,080,821
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
$293
Louisville Average
$284
Jefferson County Average
$283
Kentucky Average
$256
United States Average
$295

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
$8,256
Louisville Average
$9,409
Jefferson County Average
$9,412
Kentucky Average
$9,160
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
$7,957
Louisville Average
$9,770
Jefferson County Average
$9,766
Kentucky Average
$9,991
United States Average
$10,652

Deficiencies

06/15/2007 - Illumination and Emergency Power

06/15/2007 - Illumination and Emergency Power
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Illumination and Emergency Power
Issue:
emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/20/2007

06/15/2007 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

06/15/2007 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/03/2007

11/02/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

11/02/2006 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/02/2006
Date Fixed:
12/05/2006

10/27/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems

10/27/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Fire Alarm Systems
Issue:
a fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/27/2005
Date Fixed:
12/10/2005

10/27/2005 - Vertical Openings

10/27/2005 - Vertical Openings
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Vertical Openings
Issue:
proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/27/2005
Date Fixed:
12/10/2005

10/27/2005 - Miscellaneous

10/27/2005 - 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:
10/27/2005
Date Fixed:
12/10/2005

10/27/2005 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

10/27/2005 - 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:
10/27/2005
Date Fixed:
12/10/2005

10/27/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

10/27/2005 - 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:
10/27/2005
Date Fixed:
12/10/2005

10/27/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors

10/27/2005 - 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:
10/27/2005
Date Fixed:
12/10/2005

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Last Modified

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Louisville at a Glance

Louisville has a total population of 256,231, of which 60,609 are children under the age of 18 and 37,457 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.8.

Total Population:
256,231
Median Age:
35.8
Males:
121,153 (47.3%)
Female:
135,078 (52.7%)
Children (0-17):
60,609 (23.7%)
Adults (18-64):
158,165 (61.7%)
Seniors (65+):
37,457 (14.6%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Louisville
Married:
85,396 (33.3%)
Divorced:
29,265 (11.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Louisville
Hispanic Ethnicity:
4,755 (1.86%)
White:
161,261 (62.94%)
African American:
84,586 (33.01%)
Asian:
3,705 (1.45%)
Pacific Islander:
111 (0.04%)
Indian:
578 (0.23%)
Other:
1,709 (0.67%)
Two or More:
4,281 (1.67%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Louisville

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.43, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.43 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
12
Doctors:
3,953
Home Agencies:
7
Hospitals:
4
Nursing Homes:
45
Medical Suppliers:
235
Rehab Centers:
34

Wealth

The median family income is $36,696 while the median household income is $28,843. Roughly 21.00% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$36,696
Household Income:
$28,843
In Poverty:
21.00%

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