Cheyenne Regional Medical Center Transitional Care Unit

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Cheyenne, Wyoming (WY).

Cheyenne Regional Medical Center Transitional Care Unit is a small, government run, nursing home with 12 beds based at East Building 2600 E 18th Street in Cheyenne, WY. The facility has 9 residents indicating 75% of its beds are occupied, which is about average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare program and provides resident counseling services. The home is located in a hospital and is fully sprinklered. A total of 199 Medicare patients were given 2706 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $866364 by Medicare.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain and short-stay residents to have pressure sores at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center Transitional Care Unit.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for short-stay residents to have delirium.

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Ownership Type

Government - County

Multiple Ownership

No

Address

East Building 2600 E 18th Street
Cheyenne, WY 82001

Phone Number

(307) 633-7355

Programs Accepted

Medicare

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.

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12
Cheyenne Average
112
Laramie County Average
112
Wyoming Average
78
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Cheyenne
83.50%
Laramie County
83.50%
Wyoming
80.51%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

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9
Cheyenne Average
95
Laramie County Average
95
Wyoming Average
63
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Cheyenne
1 (25.00%)
Laramie County
1 (25.00%)
Wyoming
15 (38.46%)
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
Cheyenne
0 (0.00%)
Laramie County
0 (0.00%)
Wyoming
1 (2.56%)
United States
1255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 09/12/2007 - Health Survey
  • 08/23/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 11/29/2006 - Health Survey
  • 11/13/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 12/05/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 11/22/2005 - Health Survey

Quality Measures

Charts

Long-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of long-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.

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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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.

This Provider This Provider
72.00%
Cheyenne
65.00%
Laramie County
65.00%
Wyoming
80.64%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
1.00%
Cheyenne
1.00%
Laramie County
1.00%
Wyoming
2.89%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
36.00%
Cheyenne
21.75%
Laramie County
21.75%
Wyoming
17.50%
United States
17.46%

Long-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of long-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.

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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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.

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Cheyenne
67.50%
Laramie County
67.50%
Wyoming
76.17%
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
35.00%
Cheyenne
24.25%
Laramie County
24.25%
Wyoming
27.56%
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
199
Cheyenne Average
182
Laramie County Average
182
Wyoming Average
92
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
205
Cheyenne Average
166
Laramie County Average
166
Wyoming Average
79
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
2706
Cheyenne Average
8079
Laramie County Average
8079
Wyoming Average
3245
United States Average
4470

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
$866364
Cheyenne Average
$2022892
Laramie County Average
$2022892
Wyoming Average
$815085
United States Average
$1318701

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
$320
Cheyenne Average
$250
Laramie County Average
$250
Wyoming Average
$251
United States Average
$295

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
$4354
Cheyenne Average
$11100
Laramie County Average
$11100
Wyoming Average
$8878
United States Average
$9943

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
$4226
Cheyenne Average
$12204
Laramie County Average
$12204
Wyoming Average
$10280
United States Average
$10652

Deficiencies

09/12/2007 - Environmental

09/12/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/12/2007
Date Fixed:
10/15/2007

09/12/2007 - Resident Rights

09/12/2007 - 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:
09/12/2007
Date Fixed:
10/15/2007

09/12/2007 - Resident Rights

09/12/2007 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
09/12/2007
Date Fixed:
10/15/2007

08/23/2007 - Corridor Walls and Doors

08/23/2007 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/23/2007
Date Fixed:
09/04/2007

08/23/2007 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

08/23/2007 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/23/2007
Date Fixed:
09/21/2007

11/29/2006 - Administration

11/29/2006 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
post nurse staffing information.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
01/24/2007

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:
01/31/2007

11/29/2006 - Resident Assessment

11/29/2006 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
01/24/2007

11/29/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

11/29/2006 - 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:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
01/24/2007

11/29/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

11/29/2006 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

11/29/2006 - Environmental

11/29/2006 - 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:
11/29/2006
Date Fixed:
01/31/2007

11/13/2006 - Electrical

11/13/2006 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/13/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/13/2006 - Fire Alarm Systems

11/13/2006 - Fire Alarm Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Fire Alarm Systems
Issue:
an approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/13/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/13/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

11/13/2006 - 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:
11/13/2006
Date Fixed:
12/29/2006

11/13/2006 - Furnishings and Decorations

11/13/2006 - Furnishings and Decorations
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Furnishings and Decorations
Issue:
properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/13/2006
Date Fixed:
12/07/2006

11/13/2006 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

11/13/2006 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/13/2006
Date Fixed:
12/28/2006

12/05/2005 - Electrical

12/05/2005 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/05/2005
Date Fixed:
01/01/2006

12/05/2005 - Electrical

12/05/2005 - 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:
12/05/2005
Date Fixed:
12/23/2005

12/05/2005 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

12/05/2005 - 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:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/05/2005
Date Fixed:
01/05/2006

12/05/2005 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

12/05/2005 - 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:
12/05/2005
Date Fixed:
12/12/2005

11/22/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

11/22/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/22/2005
Date Fixed:
12/27/2005

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:46 PM MST

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Cheyenne at a Glance

Cheyenne has a total population of 53011, of which 13213 are children under the age of 18 and 7313 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 36.6.

Total Population:
53011
Median Age:
36.6
Males:
25870 (48.8%)
Female:
27141 (51.2%)
Children (0-17):
13213 (24.9%)
Adults (18-64):
32485 (61.3%)
Seniors (65+):
7313 (13.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Cheyenne
Married:
23721 (44.7%)
Divorced:
5970 (11.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Cheyenne
Hispanic Ethnicity:
6646 (12.54%)
White:
46707 (88.11%)
African American:
1472 (2.78%)
Asian:
561 (1.06%)
Pacific Islander:
59 (0.11%)
Indian:
430 (0.81%)
Other:
2356 (4.44%)
Two or More:
1426 (2.69%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Cheyenne

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.29, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.29 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
421
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
4
Medical Suppliers:
31
Rehab Centers:
5

Wealth

The median family income is $46771 while the median household income is $38856. Roughly 8.57% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$46771
Household Income:
$38856
In Poverty:
8.57%

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