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Fargo Elim Health Care Center

  • Nursing Home

Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese

3534 University Drive S,
Fargo ND 58104

(701) 271-1862

11.59% estimated occupancy 1

Fargo Elim Health Care Center is an average-sized non-profit nursing home located in Fargo, North Dakota. This facility was awarded an A- overall, which is one of our higher ratings. In fact, this nursing home ended up being one of the top 50 nursing homes in North Dakota. This place's impressive profile was highlighted by its inspection rating, which is addressed in the next paragraph.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Non profit - Corporation

Facility Inspections

Grade: A-plus

In addition to being a great overall grade, this facility also received A+ health inspections in recent years. Its inspections were virtually flawless. Our inspection grades are tied to pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that excel in this category have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. Unfortunately, we were not able to locate deficiency data for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A-minus

Compounding its first-rate accomplishments in other areas, we awarded this nursing home a score of A- for its long-term care grade. Nursing homes that receive this kind of grade in long-term care typically provide consistent around the clock care to make sure residents are kept in good health. It goes without saying that we were impressed with what we found for this area.

Nurse Quality

Grade: B-plus

Adding to its profile, this facility also earned a grade of B+ for its nursing rating. This is a well above average score in this category. Our nursing rating assesses the facility's nurse staffing levels. We factor in both the levels of training of the nurses and the quantity of hours spent with patients. This nursing home provides 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well when it comes to minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

The final category we rated is short-term care, where this facility received a grade of B+. This rounded out a very favorable profile. Very few facilities received a B+ or better in every single category. Our short-term care ratings are believed to be most important for people needing rehabilitation services. Rehabilitation generally mandates higher levels of skilled nursing services. This includes not only nursing, but also physical and respiratory therapy, as well as other variations of therapy. It does not appear that this facility submitted information on registered nurse or physical therapist staffing. The final statistic we looked at in this category is the number of residents who were able to return home from the facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18May 23

Scores for Fargo, ND

  • Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
  • Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
  • Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
  • Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
  • Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus

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