Vermont Veterans Home

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Bennington, Vermont (VT).

Vermont Veterans Home is a large, government run, nursing home with 184 beds based at 325 North Street in Bennington, VT. The facility has 164 residents indicating 89% 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 fully sprinklered. A total of 106 Medicare patients were given 5,735 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $1,254,983 by Medicare. 179 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $173,023 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 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 need help with daily activities to increase, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, short-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, short-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, and short-stay residents to have delirium at Vermont Veterans Home.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, low-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, long-stay residents to be physically restrained, low-risk long-stay residents to lose control of their bowels, 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, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, long-stay residents to lose too much weight, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain.

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Ownership Type

Government - State

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

325 North Street
Bennington, VT 05201

Phone Number

(802) 442-6353

Geographic Coordinates

42.885921, -73.198607
* 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
184
Bennington Average
131
Bennington County Average
109
Vermont Average
82
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Bennington
90.75%
Bennington County
91.60%
Vermont
93.54%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
164
Bennington Average
119
Bennington County Average
99
Vermont Average
76
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Bennington
0 (0.00%)
Bennington County
0 (0.00%)
Vermont
3 (7.50%)
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
Bennington
0 (0.00%)
Bennington County
0 (0.00%)
Vermont
2 (5.00%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 05/04/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 05/02/2007 - Health Survey
  • 03/10/2006 - Health Survey
  • 03/09/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 04/20/2005 - Health Survey
  • 04/18/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.89
Bennington Average
0.94
Bennington County Average
0.83
Vermont Average
0.65
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
2.23
Bennington Average
2.32
Bennington County Average
2.37
Vermont Average
2.40
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
0.70
Bennington Average
0.67
Bennington County Average
0.79
Vermont Average
0.75
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
1.59
Bennington Average
1.61
Bennington County Average
1.62
Vermont Average
1.41
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%
Bennington
95.00%
Bennington County
95.00%
Vermont
91.94%
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
29.00%
Bennington
28.75%
Bennington County
28.75%
Vermont
23.88%
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%
Bennington
10.25%
Bennington County
10.25%
Vermont
12.04%
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
0.00%
Bennington
0.25%
Bennington County
0.25%
Vermont
2.52%
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
37.00%
Bennington
47.00%
Bennington County
47.00%
Vermont
52.08%
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
3.00%
Bennington
7.25%
Bennington County
7.25%
Vermont
4.15%
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
3.00%
Bennington
12.75%
Bennington County
12.75%
Vermont
9.97%
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
95.00%
Bennington
91.50%
Bennington County
91.50%
Vermont
74.33%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
9.00%
Bennington
3.00%
Bennington County
3.00%
Vermont
4.91%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
24.00%
Bennington
17.67%
Bennington County
17.67%
Vermont
21.00%
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%
Bennington
93.50%
Bennington County
93.50%
Vermont
79.97%
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
4.00%
Bennington
3.25%
Bennington County
3.25%
Vermont
4.12%
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
4.00%
Bennington
5.00%
Bennington County
5.00%
Vermont
7.33%
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
30.00%
Bennington
24.50%
Bennington County
24.50%
Vermont
23.06%
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%
Bennington
10.00%
Bennington County
10.00%
Vermont
8.52%
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
15.00%
Bennington
18.50%
Bennington County
18.50%
Vermont
19.88%
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
7.00%
Bennington
9.25%
Bennington County
9.25%
Vermont
9.70%
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
86.00%
Bennington
89.25%
Bennington County
89.25%
Vermont
71.10%
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
18.00%
Bennington
13.67%
Bennington County
13.67%
Vermont
23.79%
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
106
Bennington Average
168
Bennington County Average
168
Vermont Average
104
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
112
Bennington Average
173
Bennington County Average
173
Vermont Average
91
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
5,735
Bennington Average
5,660
Bennington County Average
5,660
Vermont Average
3,602
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
179
Bennington Average
113
Bennington County Average
113
Vermont Average
77
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
$1,254,983
Bennington Average
$1,527,053
Bennington County Average
$1,527,053
Vermont Average
$1,008,395
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
$219
Bennington Average
$270
Bennington County Average
$270
Vermont Average
$280
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
$173,023
Bennington Average
$112,575
Bennington County Average
$112,575
Vermont Average
$66,695
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
$11,839
Bennington Average
$9,076
Bennington County Average
$9,076
Vermont Average
$9,667
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
$11,205
Bennington Average
$8,827
Bennington County Average
$8,827
Vermont Average
$11,024
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
$967
Bennington Average
$1,001
Bennington County Average
$1,001
Vermont Average
$862
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

05/04/2007 - Corridor Walls and Doors

05/04/2007 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/04/2007
Date Fixed:
05/25/2007

05/04/2007 - Exits and Egress

05/04/2007 - 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:
05/04/2007
Date Fixed:
05/25/2007

05/04/2007 - Miscellaneous

05/04/2007 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/04/2007
Date Fixed:
05/25/2007

05/04/2007 - Illumination and Emergency Power

05/04/2007 - Illumination and Emergency Power
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Illumination and Emergency Power
Issue:
properly located and lighted "Exit" signs.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/04/2007
Date Fixed:
05/23/2007

05/04/2007 - Hazardous Area

05/04/2007 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/04/2007
Date Fixed:
05/24/2007

05/02/2007 - Environmental

05/02/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Have a program to keep infection from spreading.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/02/2007
Date Fixed:
05/23/2007

05/02/2007 - Environmental

05/02/2007 - 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:
05/02/2007
Date Fixed:
05/23/2007

05/02/2007 - Nutrition and Dietary

05/02/2007 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/02/2007
Date Fixed:
05/22/2007

05/02/2007 - Environmental

05/02/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Keep safe, clean and homelike surroundings.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
05/02/2007
Date Fixed:
05/22/2007

05/02/2007 - Mistreatment

05/02/2007 - 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:
05/02/2007
Date Fixed:
05/12/2007

04/02/2007 - Environmental

04/02/2007 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
04/02/2007
Date Fixed:
05/01/2007

04/02/2007 - Quality Care

04/02/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that follow each resident's written care plan.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
04/02/2007
Date Fixed:
05/01/2007

03/29/2006 - Resident Rights

03/29/2006 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Immediately tell the resident, doctor, and a family member if: the resident is injured, there is a major change in resident's physical/mental health, there is a need to alter treatment significantly, or the resident must be transferred or discharged.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/29/2006
Date Fixed:
04/25/2006

03/10/2006 - Environmental

03/10/2006 - 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:
03/10/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

03/10/2006 - Administration

03/10/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/10/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

03/10/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

03/10/2006 - 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:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
03/10/2006
Date Fixed:
03/29/2006

03/10/2006 - Quality Care

03/10/2006 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/10/2006
Date Fixed:
03/29/2006

03/10/2006 - Quality Care

03/10/2006 - 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:
03/10/2006
Date Fixed:
04/05/2006

03/10/2006 - Environmental

03/10/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Keep safe, clean and homelike surroundings.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/10/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

03/10/2006 - Resident Rights

03/10/2006 - 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:
03/10/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

03/09/2006 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

03/09/2006 - 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:
03/09/2006
Date Fixed:
03/30/2006

03/09/2006 - Corridor Walls and Doors

03/09/2006 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
03/09/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

03/09/2006 - Hazardous Area

03/09/2006 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/09/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

03/09/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

03/09/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Issue:
portable fire extinguishers.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/09/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

03/09/2006 - Building Service Equipment

03/09/2006 - Building Service Equipment
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Service Equipment
Issue:
properly protected cooking facilities.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/09/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

03/09/2006 - Miscellaneous

03/09/2006 - 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:
03/09/2006
Date Fixed:
04/10/2006

07/05/2005 - Quality Care

07/05/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give the right treatment and services to residents who have mental or social problems adjusting.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
07/05/2005

07/05/2005 - Resident Assessment

07/05/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make a complete assessment that covers all questions for areas that are listed in official regulations.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
07/05/2005

04/20/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

04/20/2005 - 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:
04/20/2005
Date Fixed:
05/04/2005

04/20/2005 - Environmental

04/20/2005 - 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:
04/20/2005
Date Fixed:
04/20/2005

04/20/2005 - Resident Assessment

04/20/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
04/20/2005
Date Fixed:
05/19/2005

04/18/2005 - Miscellaneous

04/18/2005 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/18/2005
Date Fixed:
06/30/2005

04/18/2005 - Vertical Openings

04/18/2005 - Vertical Openings
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Vertical Openings
Issue:
exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detectors.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/18/2005
Date Fixed:
06/30/2005

04/18/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors

04/18/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/18/2005
Date Fixed:
06/30/2005

03/04/2005 - Quality Care

03/04/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that follow each resident's written care plan.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
03/04/2005

12/13/2004 - Mistreatment

12/13/2004 - 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:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/13/2004
Date Fixed:
02/14/2005

12/13/2004 - Resident Rights

12/13/2004 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Provide services to meet the needs and preferences of each resident.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/13/2004
Date Fixed:
02/14/2005

12/13/2004 - Resident Rights

12/13/2004 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Honor all of the resident's rights as a resident of the nursing home and as a citizen or resident of the United States.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/13/2004
Date Fixed:
02/14/2005

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Nearby Nursing Homes

  1. Nursing Home
    Centers for Living & Rehab
    Located 1.02 miles away in Bennington at 160 Hospital Drive.
  2. Nursing Home
    Crescent Manor Care Centers
    Located 1.04 miles away in Bennington at 312 Crescent Boulevard.
  3. Nursing Home
    Bennington Health & Rehab
    Located 1.19 miles away in Bennington at 2 Blackberry Lane.
  4. Nursing Home
    Prospect Nursing Home
    Located 3.58 miles away in North Bennington at 34 Prospect Street.
  5. Nursing Home
    Hoosick Falls Health Center
    Located 7.79 miles away in Hoosick Falls at 21 Danforth Street.
Note: There are a total of 8 homes within 25 miles of this provider.

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Bennington at a Glance

Bennington has a total population of 15,737, of which 3,698 are children under the age of 18 and 2,796 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 37.9.

Total Population:
15,737
Median Age:
37.9
Males:
7,323 (46.5%)
Female:
8,414 (53.5%)
Children (0-17):
3,698 (23.5%)
Adults (18-64):
9,243 (58.7%)
Seniors (65+):
2,796 (17.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Bennington
Married:
6,676 (42.4%)
Divorced:
1,308 (8.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Bennington
Hispanic Ethnicity:
156 (0.99%)
White:
15,258 (96.96%)
African American:
99 (0.63%)
Asian:
150 (0.95%)
Pacific Islander:
3 (0.02%)
Indian:
40 (0.25%)
Other:
35 (0.22%)
Two or More:
152 (0.97%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Bennington

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.35, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.35 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
247
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
4
Medical Suppliers:
10
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $40,615 while the median household income is $33,706. Roughly 13.61% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$40,615
Household Income:
$33,706
In Poverty:
13.61%

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