Methodist Country House is a non profit nursing home located in Wilmington, DE that has 43 residents living there. Methodist Country House has been given an Overall Star Rating of 5.
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Methodist Country House
Provider Number: 85003
Methodist Country House
4830 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE 19807
Phone Number: (302) 654-5101
Map and Directions
Special Focus Facility? No
Continuing Care Retirement Community? Yes
Located Within a Hospital? No
Program Participation: Medicare
Resident and Family Councils: Resident
Type of Ownership: Non profit – Corporation
Multi Nursing Home Ownership? Yes
Health Inspections Star Rating: 4
Nurse Staffing Star Rating: 4
Quality Measures Star Rating: 5
RN Only Star Rating: 5
Overall Star Rating: 5
The process for health inspections at nursing home facilities takes into consideration all of the important elements of care in a nursing home facility. Inspectors judge each nursing home on over 180 different factors.
Special Focus Facility
A Special Focus Facility is a nursing home having a recent history of continued poor quality of care, as determined by the findings of state or Federal inspection teams. Based on inspection findings for the most recent three-year period, CMS names the nursing homes having the worst repeated inspections as Special Focus Facilities.
The ownership form of Methodist Country House is non profit.
Facilities can be run by corporations, non-profit corporations, religious affiliated organizations or even the government. Quality can vary in nursing homes within each of the various kinds of ownership, and furthermore the type of ownership of the nursing home will not indicate the the quality of care at a particular nursing home. To find out if a nursing home is up to standards you must check out the facility and most important of all visit and tour the facility.
Nurse and Staff Statistics
Number of Residents: 43
Number of RN Hours Per Resident Per Day: 1.52
Number of LPN/LVN Hours Per Resident Per Day: 0.57
Number of CNA Hours Per Resident Per Day: 2.09
Total Number of Licensed Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day: 2.09
Inspections and Surveys
Health Survey Date:
Quality Indicator Survey? Yes
Fire Survey Date:
Sprinkler Status: fully sprinklered
Nursing homes are required to meet over 180 regulations created in order to protect the safety and well-being of the residents of nursing homes. These regulations focus on a wide range of subjects, from proper adminstration of patient medicines, protecting nursing home residents from physical or mental abuse as well as getting inadequate care, to the safe storage and preparation of nutrition and food.
Local fire safety officials determine if a nursing home passes Life Safety Code standards set by the National Fire Protection Agency. The fire safety inspection addresses many fire protection and safety considerations, that include construction, fire protection, and operational elements designed to ensure safety from fire, smoke, and panic.
When the Fire Survey for Methodist Country House was done, it was determined that the facility is fully sprinklered.
Complaints and Incidents
Incidents Reported by the Nursing Home: 1
Substantiated Complaints: I
The complaints and incidents for this facility are tallied above.
A complaint is a problem that has been reported by residents, their families, and/or the staff of a nursing home. An incident, which is different from a complaint is a negative occurrence reported by a member of the nursing home staff. Sometimes, complaints can lead to an enforcement action when a facility isn’t following the rules.
Civil Money Penalty Count: 1
Denial of Payment for New admission Count: 1
Total Enforcement Actions Count: 2
Number of Certified Beds: 60
Percent of Occupied Beds: 72
Total Number of Residents: 43
At Methodist Country House there are 43 residents staying there that are on Medicare/Medicaid. Methodist Country House has a total of 60 Medicare certified beds, which makes up 72 of occupied beds. There are 43 residents at Methodist Country House.
Some nursing homes have a mixture of Medicare and Medicaid, as well as private-pay beds. The certified beds number is the number of Medicare and/or Medicaid beds are at Methodist Country House. You should check with the facility directly to determine what kinds of beds are available.
High-Risk Long-Stay Residents
|Percent of high-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores||0||8|
|Percent of long-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season||100||100|
|Percent of long-stay residents who are more depressed or anxious||11||7|
|Percent of long-stay residents who had a urinary tract infection||5||7|
|Percent of long-stay residents who have moderate to severe pain||0||0|
|Percent of long-stay residents who have/had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder||3||4|
|Percent of long-stay residents who lose too much weight||0||4|
|Percent of long-stay residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair||5||4|
|Percent of long-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination||100||100|
|Percent of long-stay residents who were physically restrained||0||0|
|Percent of long-stay residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse||0||13|
|Percent of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased||0||11|
Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents
|Percent of low-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores||0||0|
|Percent of low-risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder||57||61|
|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||11|
|Percent of short-stay residents who have delirium||0||3|
|Percent of short-stay residents who have pressure sores||0||7|
|Percent of short-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination||100||100|