Ottawa County Health Center Ltcu

Updated Nov 1, 2020 by Nick Reese

Historical Rating
Grade: A-plus
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: B+Feb 19: B+Mar 19: B+Apr 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: AMar 20: AApr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+Sep 20: A+Oct 20: A+
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215 E 8th Street,
Minneapolis KS 67467

(785) 392-2122

100% estimated occupancy 1

Note: Data for Ottawa County Health Center Ltcu has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

With an address in Minneapolis, Kansas, Ottawa County Health Center Ltcu is the sole option we identified in this city. This turns out to be an A+ facility, which is the highest score we offer. We were so impressed with this nursing home that we ranked it in the top five percent of all nursing homes in the nation. Headlining this facility's exemplary profile is its inspection rating, which is addressed in the next section.

Quick Details

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

Facility Inspections

Grade: A-plus

In addition to being a first rate nursing home overall, this nursing home performed well in the area of inspections, where it earned an A+. Very few places performed as well in this category. Inspection scores are based on several pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this category have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. Although this place had a few deficiencies on its report, none were severe based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Nurse Quality

Grade: A-plus

One of the other reasons we graded this nursing home so highly is that it received a very impressive nursing rating. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of A+. Our nursing grade is based on a handful of factors, most of which are based on nursing hours. With 7.2 hours of nursing care per patient per day, this facility surpassed the vast majority of facilities. Lastly, this place also excelled in the quality-based metrics we looked at. For example, it performed as well as any facility the country in terms of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We view these datapoints as predictive indicators of the quality of nursing care offered.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A

We also want to alert you to the fact that this nursing home received an elite score of A in our long-term care area. Nursing homes that receive this kind of score in this category typically provide consistent 24/7 care to make sure residents are kept in good health. After considering the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination data. We were not able to find this place's vaccination data. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: A-minus

In the last category, this facility also was given a very strong short-term care grade, with an A-. This finished off a first-rate profile. Short-term care grades are based on the nursing home's quantity of skilled nursing services. This means a wide scope of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. When we assessed this facility's nursing hours, we found it offered more care from registered nurses than most nursing homes. The last item we assessed in this category is the number of residents who ultimately were able to return home from the nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home permanently.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Jun 22

Ottawa County Health Center Ltcu Quality Metrics

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: F

In Ottawa County Health Center Ltcu, 92.32% of Patients

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.

Nearby Hospitals

  • Ottawa County Health CenterCritical Access Hospitals 0 miles away215 E 8th Street Minneapolis Kansas 67467Voluntary non-profit - Other(785) 392-2122

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