Great Barrington Rehabilitation & Nursing Center

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Great Barrington, Massachusetts (MA).

Great Barrington Rehabilitation & Nursing Center is an average sized, for-profit, nursing home with 106 beds based at 148 Maple Avenue in Great Barrington, MA. The facility has 72 residents indicating 68% of its beds are occupied, which is below 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 126 Medicare patients were given 5729 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $1617450 by Medicare. 73 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $148039 by Medicare for these services.

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 average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is lower 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 their ability to move around their room get worse, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and long-stay residents to lose too much weight at Great Barrington Rehabilitation & Nursing Center.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, low-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, 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 catheter inserted and left, long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, short-stay residents to have delirium, short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, and short-stay residents to have pressure sores.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

148 Maple Avenue
Great Barrington, MA 01230

Phone Number

(413) 528-3320

Geographic Coordinates

42.185394, -73.368876
* 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
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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
106
Great Barrington Average
121
Berkshire County Average
115
Massachusetts Average
111
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
68.00%
Great Barrington
75.33%
Berkshire County
88.80%
Massachusetts
90.52%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
72
Great Barrington Average
86
Berkshire County Average
100
Massachusetts Average
100
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Great Barrington
0 (0.00%)
Berkshire County
0 (0.00%)
Massachusetts
14 (3.14%)
United States
1271 (8.03%)

Located in a CCRC

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a continuing care retirement community.

This Provider This Provider
No
Great Barrington
0 (0.00%)
Berkshire County
1 (6.67%)
Massachusetts
14 (3.14%)
United States
1255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 10/25/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 09/14/2006 - Health Survey
  • 09/21/2005 - Health Survey
  • 09/21/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 07/27/2004 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 07/02/2004 - Health Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
1.12
Great Barrington Average
0.75
Berkshire County Average
0.66
Massachusetts Average
0.79
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
1.96
Great Barrington Average
1.93
Berkshire County Average
2.11
Massachusetts Average
2.30
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
0.60
Great Barrington Average
0.62
Berkshire County Average
0.71
Massachusetts Average
0.78
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
1.72
Great Barrington Average
1.37
Berkshire County Average
1.37
Massachusetts 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
95.00%
Great Barrington
95.00%
Berkshire County
92.85%
Massachusetts
86.58%
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
13.00%
Great Barrington
11.00%
Berkshire County
15.69%
Massachusetts
16.19%
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
6.00%
Great Barrington
5.67%
Berkshire County
6.77%
Massachusetts
5.22%
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
35.00%
Great Barrington
37.00%
Berkshire County
53.69%
Massachusetts
60.06%
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
0.00%
Great Barrington
0.67%
Berkshire County
2.23%
Massachusetts
2.17%
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%
Great Barrington
8.33%
Berkshire County
8.38%
Massachusetts
9.39%
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
83.00%
Great Barrington
89.00%
Berkshire County
83.33%
Massachusetts
73.98%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Great Barrington
0.33%
Berkshire County
1.58%
Massachusetts
1.79%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Great Barrington
13.00%
Berkshire County
13.30%
Massachusetts
16.77%
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%
Great Barrington
95.00%
Berkshire County
86.77%
Massachusetts
81.69%
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
0.00%
Great Barrington
2.67%
Berkshire County
2.23%
Massachusetts
2.76%
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
0.00%
Great Barrington
1.33%
Berkshire County
1.78%
Massachusetts
2.21%
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
3.00%
Great Barrington
16.00%
Berkshire County
14.77%
Massachusetts
14.92%
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
3.00%
Great Barrington
5.00%
Berkshire County
6.54%
Massachusetts
5.02%
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
21.00%
Great Barrington
18.33%
Berkshire County
18.08%
Massachusetts
15.29%
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%
Great Barrington
6.00%
Berkshire County
7.92%
Massachusetts
8.10%
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%
Great Barrington
89.33%
Berkshire County
80.17%
Massachusetts
75.68%
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
3.00%
Great Barrington
8.33%
Berkshire County
16.42%
Massachusetts
19.98%
United States
20.65%

Treatment Figures

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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
126
Great Barrington Average
88
Berkshire County Average
131
Massachusetts Average
149
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
111
Great Barrington Average
65
Berkshire County Average
111
Massachusetts Average
138
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
5729
Great Barrington Average
4152
Berkshire County Average
5230
Massachusetts Average
4907
United States Average
4470

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
73
Great Barrington Average
69
Berkshire County Average
92
Massachusetts Average
175
United States Average
301

Financials

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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
$1617450
Great Barrington Average
$1132371
Berkshire County Average
$1359572
Massachusetts Average
$1589855
United States Average
$1318701

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
$282
Great Barrington Average
$273
Berkshire County Average
$260
Massachusetts Average
$324
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
$148039
Great Barrington Average
$160115
Berkshire County Average
$84727
Massachusetts Average
$174729
United States Average
$266523

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
$12837
Great Barrington Average
$12819
Berkshire County Average
$10356
Massachusetts Average
$10646
United States Average
$9943

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
$14572
Great Barrington Average
$17421
Berkshire County Average
$12272
Massachusetts Average
$11492
United States Average
$10652

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
$2028
Great Barrington Average
$2337
Berkshire County Average
$921
Massachusetts Average
$1000
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

09/14/2006 - Mistreatment

09/14/2006 - 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:
09/14/2006
Date Fixed:
10/31/2006

09/14/2006 - Quality Care

09/14/2006 - 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:
09/14/2006
Date Fixed:
10/31/2006

07/27/2004 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

07/27/2004 - 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:
07/27/2004
Date Fixed:
08/31/2004

07/02/2004 - Quality Care

07/02/2004 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give or get special rehabilitation if in the patient's plan of care.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/02/2004
Date Fixed:
08/16/2004

07/02/2004 - Pharmacy Service

07/02/2004 - 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:
07/02/2004
Date Fixed:
08/16/2004

Reviews and Ratings

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:44 PM MST

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Great Barrington at a Glance

Great Barrington has a total population of 7527, of which 1699 are children under the age of 18 and 1413 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 41.8.

Total Population:
7527
Median Age:
41.8
Males:
3506 (46.6%)
Female:
4021 (53.4%)
Children (0-17):
1699 (22.6%)
Adults (18-64):
4415 (58.7%)
Seniors (65+):
1413 (18.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Great Barrington
Married:
3227 (42.9%)
Divorced:
594 (7.9%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Great Barrington
Hispanic Ethnicity:
156 (2.07%)
White:
7131 (94.74%)
African American:
157 (2.09%)
Asian:
94 (1.25%)
Pacific Islander:
2 (0.03%)
Indian:
12 (0.16%)
Other:
53 (0.70%)
Two or More:
78 (1.04%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Great Barrington

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.22, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.22 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
86
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
8
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $53135 while the median household income is $45490. Roughly 6.58% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$53135
Household Income:
$45490
In Poverty:
6.58%

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