Colfax General Long Term Care

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Springer, New Mexico (NM).

Colfax General Long Term Care is a small, government run, nursing home with 33 beds based at 615 Prospect Avenue in Springer, NM. The facility has 32 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 fully sprinklered.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is much lower 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 much higher than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination.

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Ownership Type

Government - Hospital District

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

615 Prospect Avenue
Springer, NM 87747

Phone Number

(505) 483-3300

Geographic Coordinates

36.363412, -104.585853
* 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.

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
33
Colfax County Average
50
New Mexico Average
95
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Colfax County
82.00%
New Mexico
85.06%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
32
Colfax County Average
39
New Mexico Average
83
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Colfax County
1 (33.33%)
New Mexico
5 (6.94%)
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
Colfax County
0 (0.00%)
New Mexico
6 (8.33%)
United States
1255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 08/30/2007 - Health Survey
  • 08/29/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 08/31/2006 - Health Survey
  • 08/29/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 09/13/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 09/02/2005 - Health Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.46
Colfax County Average
0.84
New Mexico Average
0.67
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
2.39
Colfax County Average
2.29
New Mexico Average
2.32
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
0.91
Colfax County Average
0.51
New Mexico Average
0.56
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
1.37
Colfax County Average
1.34
New Mexico Average
1.23
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%
Colfax County
95.00%
New Mexico
83.55%
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.

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 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.

Note:

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

Long-Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection

The percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection.

Note:

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

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
0.00%
Colfax County
53.33%
New Mexico
59.05%
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.

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.

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 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.

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

08/30/2007 - Environmental

08/30/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007

08/30/2007 - Environmental

08/30/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Have enough backup water supply for important areas of the nursing home.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007

08/30/2007 - Environmental

08/30/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide at least one room to use as a dining room and for activities, that is a good size, with good lighting, airflow and furniture.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007

08/30/2007 - Nutrition and Dietary

08/30/2007 - 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:
08/30/2007

08/30/2007 - Quality Care

08/30/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Provide activities to meet the needs of each resident.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007

08/29/2007 - Electrical

08/29/2007 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/29/2007

08/29/2007 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

08/29/2007 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Emergency Plans and Fire Drills
Issue:
record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
08/29/2007

12/05/2006 - Administration

12/05/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Be administered in a way that leads to the highest possible level of well being for each resident.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
12/05/2006
Date Fixed:
12/31/2006

12/05/2006 - Resident Rights

12/05/2006 - 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:
Complaint
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/05/2006
Date Fixed:
12/31/2006

12/05/2006 - Mistreatment

12/05/2006 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Protect residents from mistreatment, neglect, and/or theft of personal property.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety
Date Found:
12/05/2006
Date Fixed:
12/31/2006

12/05/2006 - Mistreatment

12/05/2006 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/05/2006
Date Fixed:
01/04/2007

12/05/2006 - Mistreatment

12/05/2006 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect and abuse of residents and theft of residents' property.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety
Date Found:
12/05/2006
Date Fixed:
02/21/2007

12/05/2006 - Resident Assessment

12/05/2006 - 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:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety
Date Found:
12/05/2006
Date Fixed:
03/31/2007

12/05/2006 - Quality Care

12/05/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that each residents' abilities to take care of themselves does not lessen, unless a change cannot be avoided.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
12/05/2006
Date Fixed:
03/10/2007

12/05/2006 - Quality Care

12/05/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety
Date Found:
12/05/2006
Date Fixed:
12/31/2006

08/31/2006 - Resident Assessment

08/31/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
1) Develop a complete care plan within 7 days of each resident's admission; 2) prepare a care plan with the care team, including the primary nurse, doctor, resident or resident's family or representative; or 3) check and update the care plan.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/31/2006
Date Fixed:
10/20/2006

08/31/2006 - Administration

08/31/2006 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
08/31/2006
Date Fixed:
10/20/2006

08/29/2006 - Exits and Egress

08/29/2006 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exits that are accessible at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/29/2006
Date Fixed:
11/20/2006

05/31/2006 - Mistreatment

05/31/2006 - 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:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
05/31/2006

09/13/2005 - Exits and Egress

09/13/2005 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exits that are accessible at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
09/13/2005

09/13/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems

09/13/2005 - 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:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
09/13/2005

09/13/2005 - Electrical

09/13/2005 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
09/13/2005

09/02/2005 - Resident Assessment

09/02/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure all assessments are accurate, coordinated by an RN, done by the right professional, and are signed by the person completing them.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/02/2005
Date Fixed:
10/26/2005

09/02/2005 - Mistreatment

09/02/2005 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect and abuse of residents and theft of residents' property.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/02/2005
Date Fixed:
10/26/2005

09/02/2005 - Mistreatment

09/02/2005 - 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:
09/02/2005
Date Fixed:
10/26/2005

09/02/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

09/02/2005 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/02/2005
Date Fixed:
10/26/2005

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Last Modified

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Springer at a Glance

Springer has a total population of 1285, of which 333 are children under the age of 18 and 276 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 40.3.

Total Population:
1285
Median Age:
40.3
Males:
636 (49.5%)
Female:
649 (50.5%)
Children (0-17):
333 (25.9%)
Adults (18-64):
676 (52.6%)
Seniors (65+):
276 (21.5%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Springer
Married:
587 (45.7%)
Divorced:
115 (8.9%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Springer
Hispanic Ethnicity:
899 (69.96%)
White:
1021 (79.46%)
African American:
0 (0.00%)
Asian:
0 (0.00%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
14 (1.09%)
Other:
192 (14.94%)
Two or More:
58 (4.51%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Springer

Health

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

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

Wealth

The median family income is $34563 while the median household income is $27850. Roughly 16.19% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$34563
Household Income:
$27850
In Poverty:
16.19%

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