Moose Lake Village is a small non-profit facility located in Moose Lake, Minnesota. With an A overall grade, we ranked this facility in the top 20 percent of all facilities in the country. You really can't do much better than this facility. If you look below, you will see this nursing home's category scores, which are also impressive.
Moose Lake Village
- Nursing Home
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Catheter Care
Registered Staff Hours
On top of performing well in its overall grade, this facility received a nearly flawless inspection report. Consequently, it received one of our highest grades in this category with an A. Perhaps the most critical factor we consider in computing our inspection ratings is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Places with better scores in this area typically dodged the more severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. This particular nursing home received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
We also want to emphasize the fact that this nursing home was given a superb grade of A- in our long-term care category. Nursing homes that receive this type of grade in long-term care tend to provide consistent 24/7 care to ensure patients are well cared for. After considering the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the facility's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 98.4375 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is significantly higher than most nursing homes. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also performed well in the category of short-term care, where we awarded it a grade of A-. Only a select group of facilities performed better in this category. With our short-term care score, we attempt to craft a fair measure for rehabilitation. In doing so, we assess the nursing home's level of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final item we considered in this area is the number of residents that eventually returned home from the nursing home. We found that 5.2 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
Turning to the next category, this facility was awarded an extremely favorable nursing rating. We awarded it a B+ in that category, wrapping up one of our more favorable report cards. Nursing grades are based largely on nurse staffing levels. This nursing home averages 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This facility performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can often be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Moose Lake Village Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Moose Lake Village, 6.84% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of patients that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are often caused by residents not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Moose Lake Village, 4.32% of Patients had Serious Falls
This figure gauges the percent of long-term care residents who suffered a fall leading to major injury. We use this statistic in computing our nursing grades.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Moose Lake Village, 2.81% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of long-term care residents which sustained urinary tract infections. While more infections could reflect poorly on a facility's nursing care, it can be problematic to compare different facilities due to nursing homes having differing reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Moose Lake Village, 16.37% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint indicates the percentage of long-term stay residents which were administered antipsychotic medication. Increased usage of these drugs may indicate that a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior in scenarios where such drugs are not medically indicated. However, some nursing homes need to rely on these drugs due to an increased number of residents suffering from cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Moose Lake Village, 12.17% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic gauges the percent of long-term care patients that are prescribed antianxiety medication. These medications are commonly given to patients suffering from anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Moose Lake Village, 4.73% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents showing symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Moose Lake Village, 93.57% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Moose Lake Village, 13.28% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Moose Lake Village, 20.05% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of patients that were able to retain mobility over time. Optimizing mobility is often a great sign for residents' well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Moose Lake Village, 20.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Moose Lake Village, 12.78 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Moose Lake Village, 76.19% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percent of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many believe that this is a reasonable measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation services.
- Mercy HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 0.16 miles away4572 County Road 61 Moose Lake Minnesota 55767Government - Hospital District or Authority(218) 485-4481