Sarah Chudnow Campus
10995 N Market St, Thiensville WI 53092 · (262) 478-1501 · 66.79% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Jul 1, 2020 · By Nick Reese
With an address in Thiensville, Wisconsin, Sarah Chudnow Campus is the only option we identified in the area. This nursing home made our top 500 list of the best nursing homes in the country. With over 15,000 facilities in the nation, this is an exclusive list. We can not find many bad things to say about this place. Its scores are impeccable. As you will find below, this place performed equally well in our category grades. We gave it a straight A report card!
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Non profit - Corporation
Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to receiving a great overall grade, this facility also received A+ short-term care grade. In calculating our short-term care grades, we look at a nursing home's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other highly trained professionals. This score is frequently a solid assessment of a nursing home's rehabilitation. This facility excelled in two key staffing areas we looked at. The facility supplied about 50% more care from physical therapists and registered nurses than a typical facility. Lastly, we looked at the number of residents that returned home from this nursing home. On top of excelling in the area of physical therapy, we found that it performed as well as just about any nursing home in the nation with 65.5 percent of its residents returning home.
We also awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for its nursing grade. There are a host of criteria within this grade. Many of the subcategories reflect levels of nurse staffing. This facility provides an incredible 6.5 hours of nursing care per resident daily. Out of this total, many of the hours were provided by registered nurses, which is one of the most highly trained levels of nurses. In addition to providing impressive levels of nursing care, this facility also excelled in the quality measures we assessed. It performed as well as any facility in Wisconsin in the area of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers.
Long-term Care Quality
In the next category we assessed, this facility was given high marks in the category of long-term care. Consequently, it received one of our best scores in that category with a of A+. For long-term care residents, the facility's primary goal is to maintain residents' quality of life and keep them safe. Once we looked at the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination records. It does not appear that this facility provided information about vaccinations. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Adding to this nursing home's impressive resume, we gave this facility an impressive grade of A for our inspections rating. With this grade, the nursing home completes its straight A report card. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in computing these inspection ratings. One key factor is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of the deficiencies is usually more important than the number of deficiencies, as some end up being relatively minor. Although this nursing home had a few deficiencies on its inspection 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.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Sarah Chudnow Campus Quality Metrics
Short-term Care: ER Visits
This is the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is usually a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the quality of nursing home care.
Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
This indicates the percent of short-term residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of performance with ADL's often correlates with better rehabilitation.
Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better