LAKELAND CONTINUING CARE CENTER-ST JOSEPH

The information listed below provides an in-depth look into the type and quality of care offered at Lakeland Continuing Care Center-St Joseph. It is important to note that when evaluating if a nursing home is right for you or a loved one, ratings should not be taken as the sole deciding factor, but as one of many aspects to be considered.

Address

LAKELAND CONTINUING CARE CENTER-ST JOSEPH
3425 LAKE SHORE DR
SAINT JOSEPH, MI 49085
(269) 983-6501

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Health Inspections
Quality Measures
Nursing Staff
R.N. Staff Only
Overall Rating

Percent of Beds Occupied

85%

Number of Residents and Certified Beds

  • Residents: 94
  • Certified Beds: 111

This Facility Accepts

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid

Operational Details

  • Operated By Non Profit - Corporation
  • Offers Both Resident and Family Counseling Services
  • This Facility is Not Part of a Chain or Franchise

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St Joseph | Benton Harbor | Bridgman

Resident Services

The information below lists services this facility has provided for residents from October through December 2010. During this period, the most common type of service provided was "Very High Rehabilitation". To get a better idea of the types of services that are commonly performed, compare the "Percent of Service Days" column below. These services are based on submitted claims to Medicare and do not provide a complete overview of all the services provided by Lakeland Continuing Care Center-St Joseph. For more information read our guide on how nursing facilities are reimbursed, types of services, and ADL index scores.

Resident ServicesResident ConditionsPercent of Service Days

Ultra-High Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 720 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
  • A second rehabilitation discipline three days/week
ADL Index Range: 11-167.3%
ADL Index Range: 6-101.7%
ADL Index Range: 0-521.8%
Total Percent:30.8%
 

Very High Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 500 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
ADL Index Range: 11-1620.1%
ADL Index Range: 6-1012.7%
ADL Index Range: 0-518.0%
Total Percent:50.8%
 

High Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 325 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
ADL Index Range: 11-168.8%
ADL Index Range: 6-101.2%
ADL Index Range: 0-51.2%
Total Percent:11.3%
 

Medium Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 150 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • Five days any combination of three rehabilitation disciplines
ADL Index Range: 0-51.3%
Total Percent:1.3%
 

Special Care High

  • Comatose
  • Septicemia
  • Diabetes with daily injections and a change of order two or more days
  • Quadriplegia with ADL score greater or equal to 5
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and shortness of breath when lying flat
  • Fever with pneumonia, or vomiting, or weight loss, or feeding tube
  • Parenteral/IV feedings
  • Respiratory therapy for 7 days
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 11-14
- No Signs of depression
5.8%
Total Percent:5.8%
 

Rating Details For Lakeland Continuing Care Center-St Joseph

Nursing Staff -

The nursing staff is the most important part of what determines the quality of care and comfort of a resident in a nursing home. Government regulations set expectations on time spent with each resident based on the services being provided. The breakdown below lists the nursing types (RN, LPN, LVN, CNA) and a comparison of the reported and expected hours per resident per day.

Nursing Hours Per Resident Per DayReportedExpected
Registered Nurse (RN) Hours1 Hour and 4 Minutes58 Minutes
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) Hours21 Minutes36 Minutes
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Hours2 Hours and 27 Minutes2 Hours and 13 Minutes
Total Licensed Nurse Hours1 Hour and 25 Minutes1 Hour and 34 Minutes
Total Nurse Hours3 Hours and 52 Minutes3 Hours and 48 Minutes

Quality of Care -

Medicare determines quality of care ratings for nursing facilities by surveying several "quality measures", which are broken down into long-term and short-term stay residents, as well as if the action is preventive or if there is a deficiency in the quality of care. State averages for Michigan are also provided for comparison purposes. Note: Figures below are averaged over the past nine months.

This FacilityMichigan Average

Long-Term Stay Preventive Actions

Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Were Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination90-100%89%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination During the Flu Season90-100%89%

Long-Term Stay Deficiencies

Percent of Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with Daily Activities Has Increased9%12%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Had a Urinary Tract Infection3%9%
Percent of Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowels or Bladder50%52%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Are More Depressed or Anxious11%13%
Percent of High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores8%10%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Spend Most of Their Time in Bed or in a Chair6%4%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Have/Had a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder7%5%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained-5%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight7%8%
Percent of Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores2%3%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain1%3%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Whose Ability to Move About in and Around Their Room Got Worse8%10%

Short-Term Stay Preventive Actions

Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Were Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination90-100%84%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination During the Flu Season90-100%84%

Short-Term Stay Deficiencies

Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Have Delirium-2%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain4%21%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores11%11%

Health Inspection Details -

All Medicare and/or Medicaid certified nursing home must undergo health inspections on average once a year, but may be more frequent if the facility is peforming poorly. These inspections cover most aspects of life in a nursing home, and are broken down into deficiencies types, which including: Pharmacy Service, Administration, Resident Rights, Nutrition and Dietary, Resident Assessment, Environmental, and Mistreatment. Below are the list of deficiencies found by inspectors in the past few years along with the degree of harm and how many residents may have been affected. Note: The most recent health survey was on 05/06/2011.

Degree of Harm

  • - Potential for Minimal Harm
  • - Minimal Harm or Potential for Harm
  • - Resident Harmed
  • - Immediate Jeopardy to Resident Health

Residents Affected

  • - Isolated
  • - Some Residents
  • - Many Residents
Deficiencies Found By InspectorsDegree of HarmResidents Affected

Administration

Set Up or Keep a Group of People to Review and Ensure Quality.
  • Inspection Date: 04/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 05/21/2010
1) Review the Work of Each Nurse Aide Every Year; or 2) Give Regular Training for the Nurse Aides.
  • Inspection Date: 05/06/2011
  • Correction Date: 05/23/2011

Environmental

Keep Safe, Clean and Homelike Surroundings.
  • Inspection Date: 05/08/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/26/2009
Make Sure That the Nursing Home Area is Free of Dangers That Cause Accidents.
  • Inspection Date: 05/08/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/26/2009
Make Sure That the Nursing Home Area is Safe, Easy to Use, Clean and Comfortable.
  • Inspection Date: 05/08/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/26/2009

Nutrition and Dietary

Store, Cook, and Give out Food in a Safe and Clean Way.
  • Inspection Date: 05/08/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/26/2009
Store, Cook, and Give out Food in a Safe and Clean Way.
  • Inspection Date: 05/06/2011
  • Correction Date: 05/23/2011

Quality Care

Give Professional Services That Meet a Professional Standard of Quality.
  • Inspection Date: 04/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 05/21/2010
Give Residents Proper Treatment to Prevent New Bed (Pressure) Sores or Heal Existing Bed Sores.
  • Inspection Date: 04/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 05/21/2010
Make Sure That Each Resident's Nutritional Needs Were Met.
  • Inspection Date: 04/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 05/21/2010
Give Each Resident Care and Services to Get or Keep the Highest Quality of Life Possible.
  • Inspection Date: 05/06/2011
  • Correction Date: 05/23/2011

Resident Assessment

Make Sure All Assessments Are Accurate, Coordinated by an Rn, Done by the Right Professional, and Are Signed by the Person Completing Them.
  • Inspection Date: 05/08/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/26/2009

Resident Rights

Properly Hold, Secure and Manage Each Resident's Personal Money Which is Deposited with the Nursing Home.
  • Inspection Date: 05/08/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/26/2009
Quickly Give a Resident's Personal Money to the Heads of His or Her Estate After the Resident's Death.
  • Inspection Date: 05/08/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/26/2009
Properly Hold, Secure and Manage Each Resident's Personal Money Which is Deposited with the Nursing Home.
  • Inspection Date: 04/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 05/21/2010
Make Sure Each Resident Has the Right to Choose Activities, Schedules and Health Care According to His or Her Interests, Assessment, and Plan of Care.
  • Inspection Date: 05/06/2011
  • Correction Date: 05/23/2011

Enforcement

Below is a list of any civil penalities or denials of payment for new admissions (DPNA) that this facility received in the previous three years. Note: Monetary figures are not available for DPNAs.

Action TakenDateAmount
Civil Money Penalty (CMP)12/29/2008$975
Civil Money Penalty (CMP)07/14/2009$3,900
Civil Money Penalty (CMP)10/16/2009$5,460

Deficiencies from Complaints and Incidents

The table below lists incident reports by the nursing staff or administration for Lakeland Continuing Care Center-St Joseph, as well as complaints by residents or their family in the previous three years.

Degree of Harm

  • - Potential for Minimal Harm
  • - Minimal Harm or Potential for Harm
  • - Resident Harmed
  • - Immediate Jeopardy to Resident Health

Residents Affected

  • - Isolated
  • - Some Residents
  • - Many Residents
Formal ComplaintsDegree of HarmResidents Affected

Administration

1) Review the Work of Each Nurse Aide Every Year; or 2) Give Regular Training for the Nurse Aides.
  • Complaint Filed: 07/14/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/07/2009

Environmental

Make Sure That the Nursing Home Area is Free of Dangers That Cause Accidents.
  • Complaint Filed: 12/29/2008
  • Correction Date: 03/12/2009
Make Sure That the Nursing Home Area is Free of Dangers That Cause Accidents.
  • Complaint Filed: 10/16/2009
  • Correction Date: 11/13/2009

Mistreatment

Protect Each Resident from All Abuse, Physical Punishment, and Being Separated from Others.
  • Complaint Filed: 09/08/2008
  • Correction Date: 09/26/2008
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.
  • Complaint Filed: 10/16/2009
  • Correction Date: 11/13/2009
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.
  • Complaint Filed: 03/16/2011
  • Correction Date: 04/11/2011

Quality Care

Give Each Resident Care and Services to Get or Keep the Highest Quality of Life Possible.
  • Complaint Filed: 10/16/2009
  • Correction Date: 11/13/2009

Resident Rights

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.
  • Complaint Filed: 07/14/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/07/2009
Keep Each Resident's Personal and Medical Records Private and Confidential.
  • Complaint Filed: 07/14/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/07/2009
Provide Care for Each Resident in a Way That Keeps or Builds the Resident's Quality of Life.
  • Complaint Filed: 10/16/2009
  • Correction Date: 11/13/2009
Provide Care in a Way That Keeps or Builds Each Resident's Dignity and Self Respect.
  • Complaint Filed: 10/16/2009
  • Correction Date: 11/13/2009
Provide Care in a Way That Keeps or Builds Each Resident's Dignity and Self Respect.
  • Complaint Filed: 03/16/2011
  • Correction Date: 04/11/2011

Fire Safety

Nursing homes certified by Medicare and/or Medicaid are required to have fire safety inspections to meet Life Safety Code (LSC) standards. Below is a list of deficiencies that Lakeland Continuing Care Center-St Joseph had in recent fire safety inspections. This information can be used to see if all standards were met, the degree of harm, the number of residents affected, and the date when deficiencies were corrected. Note: The most recent fire safety survey was on 05/05/2011.

Degree of Harm

  • - Potential for Minimal Harm
  • - Minimal Harm or Potential for Harm
  • - Resident Harmed
  • - Immediate Jeopardy to Resident Health

Residents Affected

  • - Isolated
  • - Some Residents
  • - Many Residents
Deficiencies Found By InspectorsDegree of HarmResidents Affected

Building Service Equipment

Heating and Ventilation Systems That Have Been Properly Installed According to the Manufacturer's Instructions.
  • Inspection Date: 05/12/2009
  • Correction Date: 05/12/2009
Heating and Ventilation Systems That Have Been Properly Installed According to the Manufacturer's Instructions.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 04/19/2010
Heating and Ventilation Systems That Have Been Properly Installed According to the Manufacturer's Instructions.
  • Inspection Date: 05/05/2011
  • Correction Date: 01/01/1900

Corridor Walls and Doors

Corridor and Hallway Doors That Block Smoke.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2010

Electrical

Properly Installed Electrical Wiring and Equipment.
  • Inspection Date: 05/12/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/30/2009
Properly Installed Electrical Wiring and Equipment.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2010

Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

Did Not Have a Written Emergency Evacuation Plan.
  • Inspection Date: 05/12/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/30/2009
Did Not Have a Written Emergency Evacuation Plan.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2010
Record of Quarterly Fire Drills for Each Shift Under Varying Conditions.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2010

Fire Alarm Systems

An Approved Installation, Maintenance and Testing Program for Fire Alarm Systems.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2010

Hazardous Area

Properly Installed Hallway Dispensers for Alcohol-Based Hand Rub.
  • Inspection Date: 05/12/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/30/2009
Construction That Can Resist Fire for One Hour or an Approved Fire Extinguishing System.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2010
Properly Installed Hallway Dispensers for Alcohol-Based Hand Rub.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2010
Construction That Can Resist Fire for One Hour or an Approved Fire Extinguishing System.
  • Inspection Date: 05/05/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2011

Interior Finish

Fire-Resistant Room Wall Surfaces.
  • Inspection Date: 05/05/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2011

Smoke Compartmentation and Control

Walls or Barriers That Prevent Smoke from Passing Through and Would Resist Fire for at Least One Hour.
  • Inspection Date: 04/19/2010
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2010
Walls or Barriers That Prevent Smoke from Passing Through and Would Resist Fire for at Least One Hour.
  • Inspection Date: 05/05/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/01/2011
Source: Medicare Nursing Home Compare; Michigan Department of Community Health - Retrieved 2011