BROOKESTONE MEADOWS REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER

The information listed below provides an in-depth look into the type and quality of care offered at Brookestone Meadows Rehabilitation and Care Center. 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

BROOKESTONE MEADOWS REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER
600 BROOKESTONE MEADOWS PLAZA
ELKHORN, NE 68022
(402) 289-2696

Nursing Home Ratings

Health Inspections
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Nursing Staff
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Overall Rating

Percent of Beds Occupied

93%

Number of Residents and Certified Beds

  • Residents: 129
  • Certified Beds: 139

This Facility Accepts

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid

Operational Details

  • Operated By For Profit - Corporation
  • Offers Only Resident Counseling
  • This Facility is Part of a Chain or Franchise

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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 "Ultra-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 Brookestone Meadows Rehabilitation and Care Center. 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 Plus Extensive Services

Rehabilitation 720 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
  • A second rehabilitation discipline three days/week
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Ventilator or respirator
  • Isolation for active infectious disease while a resident
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 2-100.9%
Total Percent:0.9%
 

Very High Rehabilitation Plus Extensive Services

Rehabilitation 500 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Ventilator or respirator
  • Isolation for active infectious disease while a resident
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 11-160.3%
Total Percent:0.3%
 

High Rehabilitation Plus Extensive Services

Rehabilitation 325 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Ventilator or respirator
  • Isolation for active infectious disease while a resident
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 2-100.5%
Total Percent:0.5%
 

Medium Rehabilitation Plus Extensive Services

Rehabilitation 150 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • Five days any combination of three rehabilitation disciplines
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Ventilator or respirator
  • Isolation for active infectious disease while a resident
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 11-160.06%
Total Percent:0.06%
 

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: 11-168.3%
ADL Index Range: 6-1018.6%
ADL Index Range: 0-519.8%
Total Percent:46.7%
 

Very High Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 500 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
ADL Index Range: 11-166.8%
ADL Index Range: 6-1017.1%
ADL Index Range: 0-519.3%
Total Percent:43.3%
 

High Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 325 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
ADL Index Range: 11-160.8%
ADL Index Range: 6-102.1%
ADL Index Range: 0-51.9%
Total Percent:4.8%
 

Medium Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 150 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • Five days any combination of three rehabilitation disciplines
ADL Index Range: 11-160.6%
ADL Index Range: 6-101.1%
ADL Index Range: 0-51.3%
Total Percent:3.0%
 

Low Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 45 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • Three days any combination of three rehabilitation disciplines
  • Two services of restorative nursing six days per week
ADL Index Range: 11-160.02%
Total Percent:0.02%
 

Extensive Services

  • Tracheostomy care
  • Ventilator or respirator
  • Isolation for active infectious disease while a resident
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 2-16
- Isolation for active infectious disease
0.02%
Total Percent:0.02%
 

Special Care Low

  • Cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, or Parkinson's disease with ADL score greater or equal to 5
  • Respiratory failure and oxygen therapy while a resident
  • Feeding tube where calories >= 51% or calories are in the range of 26-50% and fluid >= 501 mL)
  • Ulcers: 2 or more stage II or 1 or more stage III or IV pressure ulcers
  • Ulcers: 2 or more venous or arterial ulcers
  • Ulcers: 1 stage II pressure ulcer and 1 venous or arterial ulcer with 2 or more skin care treatments
  • Foot infection/diabetic foot ulcer/open lesions of foot with treatment
  • Radiation therapy while a resident
  • Dialysis while a resident
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 6-10
- Signs of depression
0.09%
Total Percent:0.09%
 

Clinically Complex

  • Pneumonia, hemiplegia with ADL score >=5
  • Surgical wounds or open lesions with treatment
  • Burns
  • Chemotherapy while a resident
  • Oxygen therapy while a resident
  • IV medications or transfusions while a resident
  • Extensive Services, Special Care High or Special Care Low qualifier and ADL score of 0 or 1
ADL Index Range: 11-14
- Signs of depression
0.09%
ADL Index Range: 6-10
- No Signs of depression
0.06%
ADL Index Range: 2-5
- No Signs of depression
0.03%
ADL Index Range: 0-1
- No Signs of depression
0.2%
Total Percent:0.4%
 

Rating Details For Brookestone Meadows Rehabilitation and Care Center

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 41 Minutes1 Hour and 40 Minutes
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) Hours1 Hour and 2 Minutes50 Minutes
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Hours3 Hours and 26 Minutes2 Hours and 23 Minutes
Total Licensed Nurse Hours2 Hours and 43 Minutes2 Hours and 30 Minutes
Total Nurse Hours6 Hours and 9 Minutes4 Hours and 53 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 Nebraska are also provided for comparison purposes. Note: Figures below are averaged over the past nine months.

This FacilityNebraska Average

Long-Term Stay Preventive Actions

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

Long-Term Stay Deficiencies

Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Had a Urinary Tract Infection3%8%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Whose Ability to Move About in and Around Their Room Got Worse9%12%
Percent of High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores11%7%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain5%4%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with Daily Activities Has Increased11%14%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Are More Depressed or Anxious11%19%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Spend Most of Their Time in Bed or in a Chair-3%
Percent of Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowels or Bladder44%47%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight6%7%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Have/Had a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder11%8%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained-4%

Short-Term Stay Preventive Actions

Percent of Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination During the Flu Season90%90%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Were Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination90-100%89%

Short-Term Stay Deficiencies

Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain32%23%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Have Delirium1%4%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores22%9%

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 05/05/2011.

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

Environmental

Provide Needed Housekeeping and Maintenance.
  • Inspection Date: 12/17/2008
  • Correction Date: 01/31/2009
Have a Program to Keep Infection from Spreading.
  • Inspection Date: 05/05/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/20/2011

Mistreatment

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.
  • Inspection Date: 05/05/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/20/2011

Quality Care

Give Professional Services That Meet a Professional Standard of Quality.
  • Inspection Date: 12/17/2008
  • Correction Date: 01/31/2009
Give Professional Services That Meet a Professional Standard of Quality.
  • Inspection Date: 05/05/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/20/2011

Deficiencies from Complaints and Incidents

The table below lists incident reports by the nursing staff or administration for Brookestone Meadows Rehabilitation and Care Center, 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

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: 02/25/2011
  • 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 Brookestone Meadows Rehabilitation and Care Center 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 05/10/2011.

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

Automatic Sprinkler Systems

An Approved Automatic Sprinkler System Connected to the Fire Alarm System.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Automatic Sprinkler Systems That Have Been Maintained in Working Order.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Automatic Sprinkler Systems That Have Been Maintained in Working Order.
  • Inspection Date: 05/10/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/19/2011

Building Service Equipment

Restrictions on the Use of Portable Space Heaters.
  • Inspection Date: 12/30/2008
  • Correction Date: 01/31/2009
Heating and Ventilation Systems That Have Been Properly Installed According to the Manufacturer's Instructions.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Properly Protected Cooking Facilities.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Properly Protected Cooking Facilities.
  • Inspection Date: 05/10/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/19/2011

Corridor Walls and Doors

Corridor and Hallway Doors That Block Smoke.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Corridor and Hallway Doors That Block Smoke.
  • Inspection Date: 05/10/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/19/2011

Electrical

Properly Installed Electrical Wiring and Equipment.
  • Inspection Date: 12/30/2008
  • Correction Date: 01/31/2009
Properly Installed Electrical Wiring and Equipment.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Weekly Inspections and Monthly Testing of Generators.
  • Inspection Date: 05/10/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/19/2011
Properly Installed Electrical Wiring and Equipment.
  • Inspection Date: 05/10/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/19/2011

Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

Record of Quarterly Fire Drills for Each Shift Under Varying Conditions.
  • Inspection Date: 12/30/2008
  • Correction Date: 01/31/2009

Exits and Egress

Exits That Are Accessible at All Times.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010

Furnishings and Decorations

Exits That Are Free from Obstructions and Can Be Used at All Times.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Properly Sized and Located Linen or Trash Receptacles.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010

Hazardous Area

Construction That Can Resist Fire for One Hour or an Approved Fire Extinguishing System.
  • Inspection Date: 12/30/2008
  • Correction Date: 01/31/2009
Construction That Can Resist Fire for One Hour or an Approved Fire Extinguishing System.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010

Illumination and Emergency Power

Emergency Lighting That Can Last at Least 1 1/2 Hours.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Properly Located and Lighted "Exit" Signs.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010

Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

Proper Medical Gas Storage and Administration Areas.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
No-Smoking Signs Where Oxygen is Used.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Proper Medical Gas Storage and Administration Areas.
  • Inspection Date: 05/10/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/19/2011
No-Smoking Signs Where Oxygen is Used.
  • Inspection Date: 05/10/2011
  • Correction Date: 06/19/2011

Miscellaneous

Fire Safety Features Required by Current Fire Safety Codes.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010

Smoke Compartmentation and Control

Walls or Barriers That Prevent Smoke from Passing Through and Would Resist Fire for at Least One Hour.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010

Vertical Openings

Proper Stairway Enclosures and Vertical Shafts.
  • Inspection Date: 02/18/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/28/2010
Source: Medicare Nursing Home Compare; Health and Human Services of Nebraska - Regulation and Licensure Credentialing Division - Retrieved 2011