Delaware Veterans Home is a nursing home in Milford, DE that has a total of 108 residents. Delaware Veterans Home has earned an Overall Star Rating of 5.
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Delaware Veterans Home
Provider Number: 85051
Delaware Veterans Home
100 Delaware Veteran’S Drive
Milford, DE 19963
Phone Number: (302) 424-6000
Map and Directions
Special Focus Facility? No
Continuing Care Retirement Community? No
Located Within a Hospital? No
Program Participation: Medicare and Medicaid
Resident and Family Councils: Resident
Type of Ownership: Government – State
Multi Nursing Home Ownership? No
Health Inspections Star Rating: 3
Nurse Staffing Star Rating: 5
Quality Measures Star Rating: 5
RN Only Star Rating: 5
Overall Star Rating: 5
The nursing home health inspection process examines all of the important elements of a person’s care in a nursing home facility. Inspectors judge each nursing home facility on over 180 different points.
Special Focus Facility
A Special Focus Facility is a nursing home with a recent record of continued poor quality of care, as determined by what state or Federal inpection teams have found at that nursing home. Based on inspection findings from the most recent three year period, CMS designates the nursing homes with the worst repeated inspection results as SFFs.
The ownership form of Delaware Veterans Home is government.
Nursing home facilities can be owned by private for-profit corporations, corporations that are non-profit, religious affiliated organizations and even goverments. Quality of care varies in facilities that are in each of the different kinds of how the nursing home is owned, and you should know that the type of ownership of the nursing home is not necessarily a determining factor the the quality of care and service at a nursing home. In order to determine if a nursing home is up to standards you should do you your own research about the facility and also most imporantly visit and tour the facility.
Nurse and Staff Statistics
Number of Residents: 108
Number of RN Hours Per Resident Per Day: 1.5
Number of LPN/LVN Hours Per Resident Per Day: 0.7
Number of CNA Hours Per Resident Per Day: 3.06
Total Number of Licensed Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day: 2.2
Inspections and Surveys
Health Survey Date:
Quality Indicator Survey? Yes
Fire Survey Date:
Sprinkler Status: fully sprinklered
At all times, certified nursing homes must meet more than 180 standards designed to protect residents of nursing homes. These regulatory standards focus on a range of subjects, which include proper management of medications, protecting nursing home residents from mental or physical harm and abuse or neglect, to the correct storage and preparation of nutrition and food.
Fire safety officials determine if a nursing home facility is up to Life Safety Code (LSC) rules put in place by the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA). The fire safety inspection covers many different fire protection concerns, including construction, protective, and operations features that are designed to provide safety from fire, smoke, and panic.
When the Fire Survey for Delaware Veterans Home was done, it was reported that Delaware Veterans Home is fully sprinklered.
Complaints and Incidents
Incidents Reported by the Nursing Home: 10
Substantiated Complaints: C
The complaints and incidents for the facility are summarized above.
A complaint is a problem reported by residents, their families, and nursing home staff. An incident is a problem reported by a member of the nursing home staff. Sometimes, complaints will lead to enforcement actions when a facility is breaking the rules.
Civil Money Penalty Count: 0
Denial of Payment for New admission Count: 1
Total Enforcement Actions Count: 1
Number of Certified Beds: 120
Percent of Occupied Beds: 90
Total Number of Residents: 108
At Delaware Veterans Home there are 108 residents that are program residents, meaning they are on Medicare or Medicaid. Delaware Veterans Home has 120 Certified Beds, which makes up 90 of the total number of occupied beds. There are 108 residents at Delaware Veterans Home.
Nursing homes have a combination of Medicare, Medicaid, and private beds. Certified beds represent how many Medicare and/or Medicaid beds are at the facility. Contact the nursing home directly to learn about exactly what types of beds that are available.
High-Risk Long-Stay Residents
|Percent of high-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores||2||10|
|Percent of long-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season||97||98|
|Percent of long-stay residents who are more depressed or anxious||7||7|
|Percent of long-stay residents who had a urinary tract infection||6||5|
|Percent of long-stay residents who have moderate to severe pain||1||1|
|Percent of long-stay residents who have/had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder||5||5|
|Percent of long-stay residents who lose too much weight||12||10|
|Percent of long-stay residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair||3||3|
|Percent of long-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination||87||92|
|Percent of long-stay residents who were physically restrained||2||2|
|Percent of long-stay residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse||9||7|
|Percent of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased||10||15|
Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents
|Percent of low-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores||0||1|
|Percent of low-risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder||45||42|
|Percent of short-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season||100||100|
|Percent of short-stay residents who had moderate to severe pain||0||0|
|Percent of short-stay residents who have delirium||0||0|
|Percent of short-stay residents who have pressure sores||0||0|
|Percent of short-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination||95||95|