Ellsworth Care Center

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Ellsworth, Wisconsin (WI).

Ellsworth Care Center is a small, for-profit, nursing home with 60 beds based at 403 N Maple Street in Ellsworth, WI. The facility has 41 residents indicating 68% of its beds are occupied, which is below average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides resident counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is partially sprinklered. A total of 44 Medicare patients were given 1,603 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $472,403 by Medicare. 54 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $48,380 by Medicare for these services.

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 lower than average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is higher than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and short-stay residents to have delirium at Ellsworth Care Center.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, 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 lose too much weight.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

403 N Maple Street
Ellsworth, WI 54011

Phone Number

(715) 273-5821

Geographic Coordinates

44.737886, -92.486938
* 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
60
Pierce County Average
58
Wisconsin Average
96
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
68.00%
Pierce County
77.88%
Wisconsin
87.07%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
41
Pierce County Average
45
Wisconsin Average
84
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Pierce County
0 (0.00%)
Wisconsin
29 (7.34%)
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
Pierce County
0 (0.00%)
Wisconsin
28 (7.09%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 12/01/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 11/29/2006 - Health Survey
  • 12/15/2005 - Health Survey
  • 12/15/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 11/11/2004 - Health Survey
  • 11/11/2004 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.40
Pierce County Average
0.49
Wisconsin Average
0.71
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
2.00
Pierce County Average
2.58
Wisconsin Average
2.45
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
0.72
Pierce County Average
0.75
Wisconsin Average
0.58
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
Pierce County Average
1.24
Wisconsin Average
1.28
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%
Pierce County
91.14%
Wisconsin
92.19%
United States
86.01%

Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help With Daily Activities Has Increased

The percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased.

This Provider This Provider
13.00%
Pierce County
9.43%
Wisconsin
16.05%
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
14.00%
Pierce County
2.67%
Wisconsin
2.11%
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.

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.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Pierce County
1.33%
Wisconsin
1.82%
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
11.00%
Pierce County
6.17%
Wisconsin
7.88%
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
73.00%
Pierce County
72.00%
Wisconsin
82.01%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
3.00%
Pierce County
5.33%
Wisconsin
2.33%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
15.00%
Pierce County
15.33%
Wisconsin
14.09%
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%
Pierce County
86.25%
Wisconsin
91.38%
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%
Pierce County
1.67%
Wisconsin
3.97%
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.

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.

This Provider This Provider
12.00%
Pierce County
22.00%
Wisconsin
16.35%
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%
Pierce County
5.50%
Wisconsin
7.14%
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
11.00%
Pierce County
7.60%
Wisconsin
13.13%
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
0.00%
Pierce County
8.00%
Wisconsin
9.15%
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
81.00%
Pierce County
75.25%
Wisconsin
84.85%
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
30.00%
Pierce County
25.33%
Wisconsin
25.14%
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
44
Pierce County Average
41
Wisconsin Average
116
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
42
Pierce County Average
35
Wisconsin Average
98
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
1,603
Pierce County Average
1,318
Wisconsin Average
3,834
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
54
Pierce County Average
66
Wisconsin Average
164
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
$472,403
Pierce County Average
$388,878
Wisconsin Average
$1,157,677
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
$295
Pierce County Average
$295
Wisconsin Average
$302
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
$48,380
Pierce County Average
$42,667
Wisconsin Average
$125,036
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
$10,736
Pierce County Average
$9,572
Wisconsin Average
$9,955
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
$11,248
Pierce County Average
$10,993
Wisconsin Average
$11,769
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
$896
Pierce County Average
$642
Wisconsin Average
$761
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

03/28/2007 - Environmental

03/28/2007 - 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:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/28/2007
Date Fixed:
04/26/2007

03/28/2007 - Pharmacy Service

03/28/2007 - 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:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
03/28/2007
Date Fixed:
04/26/2007

03/28/2007 - Administration

03/28/2007 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
03/28/2007
Date Fixed:
04/26/2007

03/28/2007 - Administration

03/28/2007 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/28/2007
Date Fixed:
04/26/2007

11/29/2006 - Resident Rights

11/29/2006 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Send and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/29/2006 - Quality Care

11/29/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that residents with reduced range of motion get proper treatment and services to increase range of motion.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/29/2006 - Pharmacy Service

11/29/2006 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist check the drugs that each resident takes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/29/2006 - Environmental

11/29/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/29/2006 - Resident Assessment

11/29/2006 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

06/14/2006 - Environmental

06/14/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/14/2006
Date Fixed:
07/14/2006

12/15/2005 - Mistreatment

12/15/2005 - 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:
12/15/2005
Date Fixed:
01/15/2006

11/11/2004 - Quality Care

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

11/11/2004 - Quality Care

11/11/2004 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that residents with reduced range of motion get proper treatment and services to increase range of motion.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/11/2004
Date Fixed:
12/11/2004

09/29/2004 - Resident Assessment

09/29/2004 - 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:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/29/2004
Date Fixed:
10/29/2004

09/29/2004 - Resident Rights

09/29/2004 - 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:
09/29/2004
Date Fixed:
10/29/2004

08/18/2004 - Mistreatment

08/18/2004 - 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:
08/18/2004
Date Fixed:
09/17/2004

08/18/2004 - Environmental

08/18/2004 - 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:
08/18/2004
Date Fixed:
09/17/2004

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:46 PM MST

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Ellsworth at a Glance

Ellsworth has a total population of 2,909, of which 717 are children under the age of 18 and 458 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 36.4.

Total Population:
2,909
Median Age:
36.4
Males:
1,408 (48.4%)
Female:
1,501 (51.6%)
Children (0-17):
717 (24.6%)
Adults (18-64):
1,734 (59.6%)
Seniors (65+):
458 (15.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Ellsworth
Married:
1,439 (49.5%)
Divorced:
204 (7.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Ellsworth
Hispanic Ethnicity:
33 (1.13%)
White:
2,857 (98.21%)
African American:
0 (0.00%)
Asian:
4 (0.14%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
6 (0.21%)
Other:
17 (0.58%)
Two or More:
25 (0.86%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Ellsworth

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.36, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.36 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
12
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
1
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $51,286 while the median household income is $42,604. Roughly 5.29% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$51,286
Household Income:
$42,604
In Poverty:
5.29%

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