Five Star Foulk Manor North is one of a multitude of nursing home options to select from in Wilmington, Delaware. This nursing home proved to be an A rated facility, which is one of the highest grades we offer. This nursing home proved to be one of the better nursing homes in the city, which has a good selection of nursing homes. Headlining this facility's exemplary profile is its nursing rating, which we will address in the next paragraph.

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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Nurse Quality

A+
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+Mar 19: A+Apr 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: A+Mar 20: A+Apr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+
Historical

In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this nursing home received an A+ for nursing. The nursing grade includes numerous factors. The most important variable is the quantity of hours nurses spent with residents. This nursing home boasts a really impressive 4.7 hours of nursing care per resident each day, of which a significant portion was provided by registered nurses. This is one of the most highly trained levels of nurses. This is among the better totals of nursing hours we found. On top of offering high levels of care, this facility also performed well in several of the quality-based metrics we looked at. For example, in terms of the percentage of its patients suffering falls resulting in serious injury, this place performed as well as any facility the country. Preventing serious falls is typically a good indicator that a facility has quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.

Facility Inspections

A
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Historical

In addition, this nursing home also received a nearly flawless government inspection report. As a result, it received one of our best grades in that category with a score of A. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in computing these inspection ratings. One key factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of deficiencies is usually more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some of these can be quite insignificant. This place was hit with 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none of the deficiencies were considered to be major deficiencies. This tells you that CMS did not deem any of the deficiencies to create an imminent risk to patient safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Short-term Care Quality

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Historical

Compounding its high-end profile, this facility also received a strong short-term care grade, with a grade of A-. Short-term care grades are based in part on the facility's quantity of highly-skilled highly skilled professionals. This includes a vast scope of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, not to mention other types of therapy. This nursing home elevated its score in this area by offering more care from registered nurses to its residents than a typical facility. Lastly, we assessed the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients returned home.

Long-term Care Quality

A-
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: AFeb 19: AMar 19: AApr 19: AMay 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: A-May 20: A-Jun 20: A-Jul 20: A-Aug 20: A-
Historical

In our final category, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A for its long-term care score. This completed a very favorable profile. Nursing homes that excel in this category tend to provide residents with closer supervision and stay on top of routine medical care. In addition to assessing the impressive volume of care provided by aids and other staff at this nursing home, we also were impressed by the nursing home's record for vaccinations. This facility provided the pneumonia vaccine to 99.25926 percent of its patients, which is an impressive figure. This combination proved to be effective as this facility was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0.76 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
A
State:
B+
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

Five Star Foulk Manor North Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is an indication of the percentage of long-term care residents who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers . We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.

Provider
B-
8.26%
State
B+
6%
National
B
7.33%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This tells you the percentage of patients who suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in major injuries are routinely associated with lower levels of patient supervision. More supervision limits the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.

Provider
A+
0%
State
B
3.16%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This indicates the percentage of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are often caused by lower quality nursing care. More frequent bathing can minimize the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. Note that this metric is affected by by the fact that facilities have incongruent reporting standards for infections.

Provider
D
4.51%
State
B
2.92%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percentage of patients who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs may be vital to many patients, it is important to ensure these medications are being used only where medically required. In some cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate that a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.

Provider
B
14.06%
State
B
12.73%
National
B
14.17%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents taking antianxiety medications.

Provider
B-
21.21%
State
B
20.01%
National
B
19.68%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients who are exhibiting signs of depression. Many in the industry argue that this is a measure of quality of care.

Provider
A+
0%
State
B+
2.29%
National
B+
5.09%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be deadly for nursing home residents, making these vaccines vital to patient care.

Provider
B
98.2%
State
B+
93.32%
National
B
92.04%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This metric measures the percentage of long-term care patients that required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and continence. Some experts would argue that this is a reliable measure of a resident's well-being.

Provider
B+
12.9%
State
B+
13.51%
National
B
14.47%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This tells you the percent of residents who retained mobility levels over time. Preserving mobility is usually a good sign for residents' well-being.

Provider
B+
19.15%
State
B
18%
National
B
17.11%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of care. There is typically a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the quality of care.

Provider
A
0.94
State
B
1.7
National
B
1.70

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This metric is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Keeping residents out of the hospital during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the physical abilities of patients.

Provider
B-
19.15
State
B
18
National
B
17.11

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Alfred I Dupont Hospital for Children 1.77 mi
1600 Rockland Rd PO Box 269 Wilmington Delaware 19899
(302) 651-4000
Childrens
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Riddle Memorial Hospital 9.82 mi
1068 West Baltimore Pike Media Pennsylvania 19063
(610) 566-9400
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Rockford Center 10.02 mi
100 Rockford Drive Newark Delaware 19713
(302) 996-5480
Psychiatric
Proprietary
Christiana Care Health Services, Inc. 10.76 mi
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road Newark Delaware 19718
(302) 733-1000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Chester County Hospital 12.82 mi
701 East Marshall Street West Chester Pennsylvania 19380
(610) 431-5000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Salem Medical Center 14.64 mi
310 Woodstown Road Salem New Jersey 08079
(856) 935-1000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Mercy Catholic Medical Center- Mercy Fitzgerald 16.51 mi
1500 Lansdowne Ave Darby Pennsylvania 19023
(215) 237-4000
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Delaware County Memorial Hospital 17.05 mi
501 North Lansdowne Ave Drexel Hill Pennsylvania 19026
(215) 284-8100
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private

Nearby Dialysis

Alfred I. Dupont Hospital for Children Dialysis Center 1.88 mi
Dialysis Stations: 6
1600 Rockland Road Wilmington Delaware 19899
(302) 651-5374
Fresenius Kidney Care - North Wilmington 2.26 mi
Dialysis Stations: 17
4000 Washington Street Wilmington Delaware 19802
(302) 762-2903
Bio-Medical Applications of Delaware Inc 2.49 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
1417 Foulk Road Wilmington Delaware 19803
(302) 479-7130
Fresenius Kidney Care - Riverside Park 2.5 mi
Dialysis Stations: 24
Riverside Medical Arts Complex, Suite g2 700 W. Lea Boulevard Wilmington Delaware 19802
(302) 762-8585
Liberty Dialysis - Wilmington 3.41 mi
CMS Rating: 2 stars
Dialysis Stations: 18
913 Delaware Avenue Wilmington Delaware 19806
(302) 429-0142
Davita Healthcare Partners, Inc. 4.05 mi
Dialysis Stations: 13
265 Wilmington West Chester Pike Chadds Ford Pennsylvania 19317
(610) 558-6965
Fresenius Kidney Care - Brandywine 4.52 mi
Dialysis Stations: 25
303 a Street Wilmington Delaware 19801
(302) 658-7469
Fresenius Kidney Care - Wilmington 4.84 mi
Dialysis Stations: 17
St. Francis Medical Office Building, Suite 404 7th and Clayton Street Wilmington Delaware 19805
(302) 421-9177