Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village is a small non-profit nursing home located in Hutchinson, Kansas. This facility was given an A- overall, which is very favorable score. We were so impressed with this facility that we ranked it in the top fifth of all facilities in the country. The best part of this facility's strong report card was its long-term care grade. We discuss long-term care in the next section
Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Adult Day Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this nursing home received an A+ in the area of long-term care. For prospective residents in need of a permanent place to live rather than rehabilitation, long-term care is an important category. On top of considering the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we also looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home provided the vaccine to 92.69663 percent of its residents, which is somewhat less than we expected. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Adding to its strong resume, this facility also received an excellent nursing score, with a grade of A. Our nursing grade is mostly associated with a facility's nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality-based metrics and this facility excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place the country in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as employing a system of turning a resident even once per day.
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Short-term Care Quality
In addition, this nursing home also was given favorable short-term care grades in our assessment. In fact, we awarded it one of our better scores in that area, with a score of B+. Short-term care scores are based in part on a facility's quantity of skilled nursing services. This means a wide range of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last item we assessed in this category is the percentage of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We found that 5.1 percent of this nursing home's residents were able to return home.
Lastly, we wanted to emphasize this nursing home's nearly flawless government inspections. We awarded them a B+ in this category. This wraps up a very impressive report card. Inspection ratings are tied to items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that excel in this category typically have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. While this place had a few deficiencies on its government inspection report, none of them were serious based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 7.28% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric gauges the percent of long-term residents who suffered from pressure ulcers. We have found that pressure ulcers are a reliable measure of nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 5.12% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of patients who have had a major fall. Falls leading to serious injury are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of nursing care . Major falls are often the result of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 3.63% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's are often associated with facilities with lower levels of hygiene. Better nursing care limits the number likelihood of residents sustaining infections. We want to point out that this metric is affected by by the fact that nursing homes have incongruent reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 16.93% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients prescribed antipsychotic medications. These medications may be used for a variety of medical conditions, such as cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 22.05% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 5.92% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who are exhibiting depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 91.42% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 16.92% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 21.25% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of residents who retained mobility levels over time. Retaining mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 1.62 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is critical to maintaining the physical health of residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 21.25 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between staying out of the hospital and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 10.63 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is usually a correlation between reduced emergency room visits and the quality of care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Good Samaritan Society - Hutchinson Village, 74.59% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
Scores for Hutchinson, KS
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
Looking for more options? Hutchinson, Kansas has 3 other nursing homes
- Hutchinson Regional Medical Center IncAcute Care Hospitals 1.31 miles away1701 E 23rd Avenue Hutchinson Kansas 67502Proprietary(620) 665-2001
- Dialysis Center of Hutchinson1.29 miles away1901 N Waldron Hutchinson Kansas 67502CMS Rating: 3 stars Dialysis Stations: 20 (620) 728-0440