Laurels of Bedford

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Battle Creek, Michigan (MI).

Laurels of Bedford is an average sized, for-profit, nursing home with 123 beds based at 270 N Bedford Road in Battle Creek, MI. The facility has 104 residents indicating 85% 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 partially sprinklered. A total of 189 Medicare patients were given 6,988 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $2,057,886 by Medicare. 142 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $135,568 by Medicare for these services.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is lower than average. Certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day is lower than 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 lower than average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to have catheter inserted and left, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, long-stay residents to lose too much weight, and short-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination at Laurels of Bedford.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse, short-stay residents to have delirium, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

270 N Bedford Road
Battle Creek, MI 49017

Phone Number

(269) 968-2296

Geographic Coordinates

42.349559, -85.229852
* 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.

Partially Sprinklered
No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate No different than National Rate

Beds

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

This Provider This Provider
123
Battle Creek Average
99
Calhoun County Average
94
Michigan Average
110
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
85.00%
Battle Creek
85.83%
Calhoun County
88.33%
Michigan
87.01%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
104
Battle Creek Average
84
Calhoun County Average
83
Michigan Average
96
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Battle Creek
0 (0.00%)
Calhoun County
0 (0.00%)
Michigan
27 (6.38%)
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
Battle Creek
0 (0.00%)
Calhoun County
0 (0.00%)
Michigan
38 (8.98%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 06/15/2007 - Health Survey
  • 06/15/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 06/16/2006 - Health Survey
  • 06/16/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 05/27/2005 - Health Survey
  • 05/27/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.48
Battle Creek Average
0.62
Calhoun County Average
0.55
Michigan Average
0.63
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
Battle Creek Average
2.17
Calhoun County Average
2.12
Michigan Average
2.41
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
0.64
Battle Creek Average
0.53
Calhoun County Average
0.58
Michigan Average
0.76
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
1.12
Battle Creek Average
1.15
Calhoun County Average
1.14
Michigan Average
1.38
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%
Battle Creek
90.50%
Calhoun County
92.00%
Michigan
85.93%
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
12.00%
Battle Creek
15.00%
Calhoun County
15.11%
Michigan
14.24%
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
8.00%
Battle Creek
8.25%
Calhoun County
8.33%
Michigan
11.67%
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
7.00%
Battle Creek
4.83%
Calhoun County
3.56%
Michigan
5.33%
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
56.00%
Battle Creek
47.33%
Calhoun County
45.67%
Michigan
49.98%
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%
Battle Creek
3.33%
Calhoun County
4.67%
Michigan
3.31%
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
12.00%
Battle Creek
8.00%
Calhoun County
9.22%
Michigan
8.83%
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
62.00%
Battle Creek
65.67%
Calhoun County
74.00%
Michigan
74.45%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
1.00%
Battle Creek
2.00%
Calhoun County
2.00%
Michigan
2.48%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
12.00%
Battle Creek
14.50%
Calhoun County
13.00%
Michigan
14.94%
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%
Battle Creek
71.67%
Calhoun County
71.00%
Michigan
83.18%
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
1.00%
Battle Creek
2.17%
Calhoun County
2.11%
Michigan
4.38%
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
2.00%
Battle Creek
1.00%
Calhoun County
3.67%
Michigan
2.27%
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%
Battle Creek
11.83%
Calhoun County
11.89%
Michigan
12.77%
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
8.00%
Battle Creek
4.67%
Calhoun County
5.56%
Michigan
5.66%
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
6.00%
Battle Creek
9.83%
Calhoun County
10.89%
Michigan
11.70%
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
19.00%
Battle Creek
10.33%
Calhoun County
10.22%
Michigan
9.47%
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
95.00%
Battle Creek
70.33%
Calhoun County
71.67%
Michigan
75.76%
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
5.00%
Battle Creek
11.33%
Calhoun County
12.67%
Michigan
19.92%
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
189
Battle Creek Average
119
Calhoun County Average
106
Michigan Average
174
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
175
Battle Creek Average
100
Calhoun County Average
85
Michigan Average
164
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
6,988
Battle Creek Average
4,731
Calhoun County Average
4,377
Michigan Average
6,196
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
142
Battle Creek Average
73
Calhoun County Average
73
Michigan Average
231
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
$2,057,886
Battle Creek Average
$1,301,433
Calhoun County Average
$1,223,532
Michigan Average
$1,854,195
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
$294
Battle Creek Average
$275
Calhoun County Average
$280
Michigan Average
$299
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
$135,568
Battle Creek Average
$63,935
Calhoun County Average
$109,596
Michigan Average
$214,922
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
$10,888
Battle Creek Average
$10,936
Calhoun County Average
$11,555
Michigan Average
$10,634
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
$11,759
Battle Creek Average
$13,080
Calhoun County Average
$14,338
Michigan Average
$11,337
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
$955
Battle Creek Average
$881
Calhoun County Average
$1,493
Michigan Average
$929
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

06/15/2007 - Resident Rights

06/15/2007 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Tell each resident who can get Medicaid benefits about 1) which items and services Medicaid covers and which the resident must pay for; or 2) how to apply for Medicaid, along with the names and addresses of State groups that can help.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Corridor Walls and Doors

06/15/2007 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridors that are separated from common areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Resident Rights

06/15/2007 - 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:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Hazardous Area

06/15/2007 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

06/15/2007 - 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:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Environmental

06/15/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Have a program to keep infection from spreading.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Resident Assessment

06/15/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Nutrition and Dietary

06/15/2007 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
09/10/2007

06/15/2007 - Nutrition and Dietary

06/15/2007 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Make sure that residents are well nourished.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Pharmacy Service

06/15/2007 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
1) Make sure that residents who take drugs are not given too many doses or for too long; 2) make sure that the use of drugs is carefully watched; or 3) stop or change drugs that cause unwanted effects.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
09/10/2007

06/15/2007 - Resident Rights

06/15/2007 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Give the resident's legal representative the same rights as the resident.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Quality Care

06/15/2007 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Quality Care

06/15/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Environmental

06/15/2007 - 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:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

06/15/2007 - Quality Care

06/15/2007 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
09/10/2007

06/15/2007 - Quality Care

06/15/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident care and services to get or keep the highest quality of life possible.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
09/10/2007

06/15/2007 - Quality Care

06/15/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
09/10/2007

06/15/2007 - Resident Assessment

06/15/2007 - 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:
06/15/2007
Date Fixed:
07/25/2007

03/13/2007 - Administration

03/13/2007 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Give or get lab tests to meet the needs of residents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/13/2007
Date Fixed:
04/10/2007

03/13/2007 - Mistreatment

03/13/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and being separated from others.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/13/2007
Date Fixed:
04/10/2007

06/16/2006 - Quality Care

06/16/2006 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
10/13/2006

06/16/2006 - Quality Care

06/16/2006 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
07/24/2006

06/16/2006 - Resident Rights

06/16/2006 - 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:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
10/13/2006

06/16/2006 - Mistreatment

06/16/2006 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Protect residents from mistreatment, neglect, and/or theft of personal property.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
07/24/2006

06/16/2006 - Resident Rights

06/16/2006 - 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:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
07/24/2006

06/16/2006 - Quality Care

06/16/2006 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
07/24/2006

06/16/2006 - Environmental

06/16/2006 - 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:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
07/24/2006

06/16/2006 - Pharmacy Service

06/16/2006 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
1) Make sure that residents who take drugs are not given too many doses or for too long; 2) make sure that the use of drugs is carefully watched; or 3) stop or change drugs that cause unwanted effects.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
10/13/2006

06/16/2006 - Pharmacy Service

06/16/2006 - 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:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
07/24/2006

06/16/2006 - Quality Care

06/16/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
07/24/2006

06/16/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

06/16/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/16/2006
Date Fixed:
07/24/2006

07/11/2005 - Mistreatment

07/11/2005 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and being separated from others.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/11/2005
Date Fixed:
09/15/2005

07/11/2005 - Mistreatment

07/11/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/11/2005
Date Fixed:
09/15/2005

05/27/2005 - Administration

05/27/2005 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills to be able to care for residents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/06/2005

05/27/2005 - Administration

05/27/2005 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; or 2) give regular training for the nurse aides.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/06/2005

05/27/2005 - Environmental

05/27/2005 - 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:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/06/2005

05/27/2005 - Environmental

05/27/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Stop employees, who have a disease that can spread, from having direct contact with residents or food.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/06/2005

05/27/2005 - Pharmacy Service

05/27/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Have drugs and other similar products available, which are needed every day and in emergencies, and give them out properly.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
09/15/2005

05/27/2005 - Environmental

05/27/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Get rid of garbage properly.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/06/2005

05/27/2005 - Furnishings and Decorations

05/27/2005 - Furnishings and Decorations
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Furnishings and Decorations
Issue:
exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/06/2005

05/27/2005 - Environmental

05/27/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
09/15/2005

05/27/2005 - Quality Care

05/27/2005 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
09/15/2005

05/27/2005 - Quality Care

05/27/2005 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
09/15/2005

05/27/2005 - Resident Rights

05/27/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/06/2005

05/27/2005 - Mistreatment

05/27/2005 - 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:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/06/2005

05/27/2005 - Quality Care

05/27/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
09/15/2005

05/27/2005 - Illumination and Emergency Power

05/27/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
06/07/2005

12/14/2004 - Environmental

12/14/2004 - 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:
12/14/2004
Date Fixed:
04/28/2005

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

Laurels of Bedford Review
Overall:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Care:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Staff:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

My friend contracted covid twice. She got septic. When I finally was able to talk to her after 2 months, she was in the emergency room at the hospital with her kidney tubes blocked and she ended up getting septic and dying 2 days later.

Member:
Date:

A Review by Anonymous

Laurels of Bedford Review
Overall:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Care:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Staff:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
Medicaid / Medi-Cal
Details:

No nursing home is good, but this is as bad as it gets guaranteed.

Member:
Date:

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Battle Creek at a Glance

Battle Creek has a total population of 53,364, of which 14,535 are children under the age of 18 and 7,222 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 34.7.

Total Population:
53,364
Median Age:
34.7
Males:
25,560 (47.9%)
Female:
27,804 (52.1%)
Children (0-17):
14,535 (27.2%)
Adults (18-64):
31,607 (59.2%)
Seniors (65+):
7,222 (13.5%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Battle Creek
Married:
20,434 (38.3%)
Divorced:
5,895 (11.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Battle Creek
Hispanic Ethnicity:
2,475 (4.64%)
White:
39,838 (74.65%)
African American:
9,501 (17.80%)
Asian:
1,033 (1.94%)
Pacific Islander:
6 (0.01%)
Indian:
411 (0.77%)
Other:
1,126 (2.11%)
Two or More:
1,449 (2.72%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Battle Creek

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.37, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.37 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
362
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
6
Medical Suppliers:
39
Rehab Centers:
5

Wealth

The median family income is $43,564 while the median household income is $35,491. Roughly 13.95% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$43,564
Household Income:
$35,491
In Poverty:
13.95%

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