33 North St, Litchfield CT 06759 · (860) 567-9475 Updated: Jul 1, 2020 · By Nick Reese
Rose Haven is a very-small nursing home located in Litchfield, Connecticut. We awarded this facility an A- overall grade, ranking it in the top 25 percent of all nursing homes in the country. Based on our ratings, this nursing home is really as good as it gets. Keep reading to see this nursing home's category grades, which are also strong. It is hard to find any major flaws in this place's profile.
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For profit - Corporation
Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to faring well overall, this facility received an excellent short-term care grade. In fact, we gave it an A in that category. In determining our short-term care ratings, we assess the facility's levels of highly skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other highly trained professionals. This area is typically a meaningful assessment of a facility's rehabilitation services. It does not appear that this facility submitted information about its staffing of registered nurses or physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the number of patients that were able to return home from this nursing home. This facility performed better in this area than in its staffing levels. It performed as well as just about any nursing home in the country with 65.9 percent of its patients returning home. Most facilities are below 50 percent in this metric.
Adding to this facility's impressive resume, we gave this facility a grade of A for inspections. These inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these factors by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This facility was hit with 2 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none were considered to be severe deficiencies. This means that CMS did not deem any of these deficiencies an imminent threat to resident health or safety. A few minor dings are not something to panic about.
This nursing home also received a strong nursing score. In fact, we awarded it an above average grade of B+ in this area. Nursing scores are primarily based on a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This place performed very well when it comes to minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Long-term Care Quality
The last area we rated was long-term care, where this facility received a grade of B+. This finished off a first-rate profile. Few facilities earned a B+ or higher in all four categories. Facilities that receive this kind of score in long-term care typically provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are well cared for. After looking at the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination records. We were not able to find information about this nursing home's vaccination rates. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Rose Haven Quality Metrics
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
This metric measures the percentage of long-term care residents that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Percent of Patients
Higher is Better
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
Measures the percentage of short-term residents that experienced functional improvements.
Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better