Little Sisters of the Poor

Detailed report on the nursing home located in St. Louis, Missouri (MO).

Little Sisters of the Poor is a small, non-profit, nursing home with 61 beds based at 3225 North Florissant Avenue in St. Louis, MO. The facility has 59 residents indicating 97% of its beds are occupied, which is above 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 partially 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 higher than average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is 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 be given a pneumococcal vaccination, long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, low-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and long-stay residents to lose too much weight at Little Sisters of the Poor.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to have catheter inserted and left, long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, and long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse.

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Ownership Type

Non-Profit - Church Related

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

3225 North Florissant Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63107

Phone Number

(314) 421-6022

Geographic Coordinates

38.6556, -90.202868
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

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.

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
61
St. Louis Average
107
St. Louis County Average
110
Missouri Average
99
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
St. Louis
76.14%
St. Louis County
76.49%
Missouri
75.41%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
59
St. Louis Average
80
St. Louis County Average
83
Missouri Average
73
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
St. Louis
3 (6.82%)
St. Louis County
4 (5.56%)
Missouri
26 (5.05%)
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
St. Louis
4 (9.09%)
St. Louis County
8 (11.11%)
Missouri
34 (6.60%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 12/14/2006 - Health Survey
  • 12/14/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 09/29/2005 - Health Survey
  • 09/29/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 10/21/2004 - Health Survey
  • 10/21/2004 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.51
St. Louis Average
0.45
St. Louis County Average
0.42
Missouri Average
0.46
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
2.82
St. Louis Average
2.58
St. Louis County Average
2.44
Missouri 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
0.76
St. Louis Average
0.90
St. Louis County Average
0.77
Missouri Average
0.70
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
1.27
St. Louis Average
1.35
St. Louis County Average
1.20
Missouri 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%
St. Louis
79.27%
St. Louis County
79.97%
Missouri
87.36%
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
15.00%
St. Louis
12.17%
St. Louis County
12.53%
Missouri
14.06%
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%
St. Louis
6.41%
St. Louis County
6.18%
Missouri
5.94%
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
43.00%
St. Louis
35.81%
St. Louis County
39.27%
Missouri
36.49%
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%
St. Louis
1.79%
St. Louis County
2.47%
Missouri
2.28%
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%
St. Louis
7.93%
St. Louis County
8.02%
Missouri
8.90%
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%
St. Louis
57.97%
St. Louis County
62.82%
Missouri
76.51%
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
12.00%
St. Louis
3.79%
St. Louis County
4.49%
Missouri
4.98%
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
8.00%
St. Louis
2.42%
St. Louis County
2.50%
Missouri
2.35%
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
12.00%
St. Louis
7.13%
St. Louis County
8.40%
Missouri
11.57%
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%
St. Louis
2.83%
St. Louis County
3.55%
Missouri
5.94%
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
2.00%
St. Louis
9.81%
St. Louis County
10.23%
Missouri
11.24%
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%
St. Louis
7.55%
St. Louis County
8.29%
Missouri
8.93%
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 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

09/29/2005 - Pharmacy Service

09/29/2005 - 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:
09/29/2005
Date Fixed:
11/08/2005

10/21/2004 - Quality Care

10/21/2004 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/21/2004
Date Fixed:
11/30/2004

10/21/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary

10/21/2004 - 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:
10/21/2004
Date Fixed:
11/17/2004

10/21/2004 - Environmental

10/21/2004 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Have a program to keep infection from spreading.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/21/2004
Date Fixed:
11/30/2004

10/21/2004 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

10/21/2004 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/21/2004
Date Fixed:
11/12/2004

10/21/2004 - Miscellaneous

10/21/2004 - 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:
10/21/2004
Date Fixed:
10/22/2004

10/21/2004 - Environmental

10/21/2004 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Be designed, built, equipped, or well kept to protect the health and safety of residents, workers, and the public.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/21/2004
Date Fixed:
11/12/2004

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:46 PM MST

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St. Louis at a Glance

St. Louis has a total population of 348,189, of which 89,657 are children under the age of 18 and 47,842 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.7.

Total Population:
348,189
Median Age:
33.7
Males:
163,567 (47.0%)
Female:
184,622 (53.0%)
Children (0-17):
89,657 (25.7%)
Adults (18-64):
210,690 (60.5%)
Seniors (65+):
47,842 (13.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in St. Louis
Married:
101,065 (29.0%)
Divorced:
33,442 (9.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in St. Louis
Hispanic Ethnicity:
7,022 (2.02%)
White:
152,666 (43.85%)
African American:
178,266 (51.20%)
Asian:
6,891 (1.98%)
Pacific Islander:
94 (0.03%)
Indian:
950 (0.27%)
Other:
2,783 (0.80%)
Two or More:
6,539 (1.88%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in St. Louis

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.42, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.42 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
25
Doctors:
8,005
Home Agencies:
26
Hospitals:
7
Nursing Homes:
44
Medical Suppliers:
232
Rehab Centers:
24

Wealth

The median family income is $32,585 while the median household income is $27,156. Roughly 23.95% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$32,585
Household Income:
$27,156
In Poverty:
23.95%

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