EASTERN STAR HOME OF SD, INC

The information listed below provides an in-depth look into the type and quality of care offered at Eastern Star Home of Sd, Inc. 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

EASTERN STAR HOME OF SD, INC
126 W 12TH AVENUE PO BOX 150
REDFIELD, SD 57469
(605) 472-0658

Nursing Home Ratings

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

Percent of Beds Occupied

100%

Number of Residents and Certified Beds

  • Residents: 30
  • Certified Beds: 30

This Facility Accepts

  • Medicaid

Operational Details

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

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Rating Details For Eastern Star Home of Sd, Inc

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) Hours54 Minutes53 Minutes
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) Hours19 Minutes38 Minutes
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Hours2 Hours and 60 Minutes2 Hours and 33 Minutes
Total Licensed Nurse Hours1 Hour and 13 Minutes1 Hour and 31 Minutes
Total Nurse Hours4 Hours and 12 Minutes4 Hours and 5 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 South Dakota are also provided for comparison purposes. Note: Figures below are averaged over the past nine months.

This FacilitySouth Dakota Average

Long-Term Stay Preventive Actions

Percent of Long-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination During the Flu Season90-100%93%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Were Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination90-100%94%

Long-Term Stay Deficiencies

Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain2%4%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Have/Had a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder10%7%
Percent of High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores15%9%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained-3%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Had a Urinary Tract Infection6%7%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with Daily Activities Has Increased18%15%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Spend Most of Their Time in Bed or in a Chair1%2%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Are More Depressed or Anxious40%27%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight6%8%
Percent of Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowels or Bladder45%49%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Whose Ability to Move About in and Around Their Room Got Worse30%12%

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 09/01/2010.

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

Quality Care

Give Professional Services That Follow Each Resident's Written Care Plan.
  • Inspection Date: 07/23/2008
  • Correction Date: 07/31/2008

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 Eastern Star Home of Sd, Inc 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 08/31/2010.

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

Properly Protected Cooking Facilities.
  • Inspection Date: 07/22/2008
  • Correction Date: 07/23/2008

Electrical

Properly Installed Electrical Wiring and Equipment.
  • Inspection Date: 08/04/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/21/2009

Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

Record of Quarterly Fire Drills for Each Shift Under Varying Conditions.
  • Inspection Date: 07/22/2008
  • Correction Date: 08/21/2008

Exits and Egress

Exits That Are Accessible at All Times.
  • Inspection Date: 07/22/2008
  • Correction Date: 09/03/2008
Exits That Are Accessible at All Times.
  • Inspection Date: 08/04/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/06/2009
Corridors or Aisles That Are Unobstructed and Are at Least 8 Feet in Width.
  • Inspection Date: 08/04/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/05/2009
Proper Exit Design.
  • Inspection Date: 08/04/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/25/2009

Fire Alarm Systems

An Automatic Smoke Detection System in All Hallways.
  • Inspection Date: 08/04/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/17/2009

Hazardous Area

Construction That Can Resist Fire for One Hour or an Approved Fire Extinguishing System.
  • Inspection Date: 08/04/2009
  • Correction Date: 08/13/2009
Construction That Can Resist Fire for One Hour or an Approved Fire Extinguishing System.
  • Inspection Date: 08/31/2010
  • Correction Date: 09/01/2010
Source: Medicare Nursing Home Compare; South Dakota Department of Health - Retrieved 2011