Marshfield Clinic Comfort and Recovery-Eau Claire is one of only three available facilities in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. With an overall score of A+, we graded this nursing home to be the highest rated facility in Eau Claire. Overall scores in this range are a reliable indication of a high-end facility. You flat out can not do any better than this place. One of the best aspects of this nursing home's remarkable profile is its inspection rating. Inspection grades are discussed in the next section.

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Non profit - Corporation

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Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

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Facility Inspections

Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 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+

On top of receiving an elite overall grade, this facility also received an A+ inspection grade. This is based on its recent inspection reports. An A+ in this category is one of the highest complements we can pay to a nursing home. These inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Although this place had a few deficiencies on its report, none of them were major deficiencies based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Short-term Care Quality

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

We also wanted to alert you to the fact that this nursing home fared very well in our short-term care rating. We gave them an elite grade of A+ in this area. Short-term care ratings are based in part on the nursing home's quantity of highly-skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This means a wide range of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, in addition to other variations of therapy. This place is the gold standard in terms of skilled nursing staffing. The facility provided about one and a half times as many physical therapist and registered nurse hours per patient than a typical facility. Finally, we looked at the percentage of residents that ultimately returned home from this nursing home. It fared better than most facilities in this area with 54.7 percent of its patients returning home.

Long-term Care Quality

Oct 18: ANov 18: ADec 18: AJan 19: AFeb 19: AMay 19: AJun 19: AJul 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+

We also awarded this nursing home a grade of of A+ for its long-term care grade. For long-term care residents, the facility's primary objective is to maintain residents' quality of life and keep them safe. Once we assessed the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination record. Unfortunately, we were not able to find information about this nursing home's vaccination rates. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.

Nurse Quality

Oct 18: B+Nov 18: B+Dec 18: B+Jan 19: B+Feb 19: B+May 19: B+Jun 19: B+Jul 19: B+Aug 19: B+Sep 19: B+Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: AAug 20: A

Moving on to our final category, this nursing home received a strong nursing score. We awarded it a grade of A in that area, giving this facility straight A's. We scrutinized the licensure of nurses employed by the facility, as well as the quantity of time those nurses were with patients, in calculating our score in this area. This nursing home provided 12 hours of nursing care per resident on a daily basis. This was one of the better totals we found. Furthermore, we found that a significant portion of this care was provided by registered nurses, which are highly skilled nurses. On top of offering impressive levels of care, this place also excelled in the quality-based metrics we looked at. By way of illustration, it performed as well as any nursing home in Wisconsin in terms of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. We view these data points as good measures of the quality of nursing care being provided.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

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Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

Marshfield Clinic Comfort and Recovery-Eau Claire Quality Metrics

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This metric measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to assess the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.


Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This is a measure of the percentage of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements.


Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Marshfield Medical Center - Eau Claire 0.2 mi
2310 Craig Rd Eau Claire Wisconsin 54701
(833) 883-3262
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Sacred Heart Hospital 0.45 mi
900 W Clairemont Ave Eau Claire Wisconsin 54701
(715) 717-4121
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Church
Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire 1.13 mi
1221 Whipple St Eau Claire Wisconsin 54703
(715) 838-3311
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
St Josephs Hospital 13.33 mi
2661 County Hwy I Chippewa Falls Wisconsin 54729
(715) 717-7200
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Church
Mayo Clinic Health System-Red Cedar 19.59 mi
2321 Stout Rd Menomonie Wisconsin 54751
(715) 235-5531
Critical Access Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private

Nearby Dialysis

Sacred Heart Hospital Dialysis 0.52 mi
Dialysis Stations: 11
900 W Clairemont Ave Eau Claire Wisconsin 54701
(715) 717-6555
Luther Hospital - Mayo Clinic Dialysis 1.13 mi
Dialysis Stations: 10
1221 Whipple St Eau Claire Wisconsin 54702
(715) 838-3171
Mayo Clinic Dialysis - London Road 3.12 mi
Dialysis Stations: 24
3845 London Road Eau Claire Wisconsin 54701
(715) 838-3872
Lake Hallie Dialysis of Davita 5.76 mi
Dialysis Stations: 12
3636 E Melby St Chippewa Falls Wisconsin 54729
(517) 833-8512
Sacred Heart Dialysis at St Josephs Hosp 12.27 mi
Dialysis Stations: 8
2661 County Trunk I Chippewa Falls Wisconsin 54729
(715) 726-3740
Mayo Clinic Dialysis - Menomonie 19.61 mi
Dialysis Stations: 24
407 21st St Menomonie Wisconsin 54751
(715) 232-7272