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Sea Mar Community Care Center

  • Nursing Home
  • Memory Care

Updated Feb 1, 2021 by Nick Lata

Historical Rating
Grade: B-plus
Oct 18: CNov 18: CDec 18: CJan 19: B-Feb 19: B-May 19: CJun 19: CJul 19: CAug 19: CSep 19: B-Jan 20: CMar 20: CApr 20: BMay 20: BJun 20: BJul 20: BAug 20: BSep 20: BOct 20: BJan 21: B+Feb 21: B+
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Sea Mar Community Care Center's website

1040 South Henderson Street,
Seattle WA 98108

(206) 788-3200

38.75% estimated occupancy 1

Note: Data for Sea Mar Community Care Center has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

Sea Mar Community Care Center is a small non-profit nursing home located in Seattle, Washington. Featuring an overall rating of B+, this is ranked among the top ten facilities in the city. Even in a city of 26 other nursing homes, this nursing home stood out. This nursing home's strong profile was highlighted by its nursing score, which you can find in the next section.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Non profit - Corporation
  • Secure Memory Care 
  • Offers Hospice
  • Offers Respite Care
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Personal Care
  • Medication Management
  • Home Making
  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Recreational Therapy

Nurse Quality

Grade: A-plus

In addition to a phenomenal overall grade, this facility also received A+ nursing grade. The nursing score analyzes many subcategories, most of which are tied to quantities of nurse staffing. This facility provided 0.6 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well in terms of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A-plus

This facility also was awarded an A+ long-term care grade, rendering it one of the few nursing homes to receive more than one A+ category scores. For residents looking for a permanent place to live as opposed to rehabilitation, long-term care grades are very important. On top of assessing the volume of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility vaccinated 72.16495 percent of its patients. This is slightly less than we expected but still a respectable percentage. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: A-minus

The next category we assessed is short-term care. We gave them one of our most impressive scores in that area, with a A-. In our short-term care rating, we endeavor to forge a valuable gauge for rehabilitation services. In doing so, we analyze the facility's scope of skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as speech therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last statistic we looked at in this category is the number of patients that returned home from the facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.

Facility Inspections

Grade: B-minus

In the last area we looked at, we found that this facility received a solid inspection report this year as well, with few major dings from government inspectors. It earned a decent grade in inspections with a score of B-. This nursing home didn't have any major weak links. Inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. While this place had some deficiencies on its report, none were severe based on CMS' deficiency 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.

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

Sea Mar Community Care Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: A-plus

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 7.09% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This metric measures the percentage of long-term patients who have new or worsened pressure ulcers . We bake this statistic into both nursing and long-term care grades.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: A

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 2.86% of Patients had Serious Falls

This metric tells you the percent of long-term care patients who experienced a fall which resulted in serious injury. This is one of the statistics we use in computing our nursing scores.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: A+

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 2.28% of Patients had UTIs

This figure gauges the percentage of long-term stay residents that sustained UTI's. UTI's may be an indicator of lower quality nursing care. However, this statistic may be misleading for certain nursing homes due to different reporting standards for infections.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: C

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 13.8% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This is the percentage of patients who were given antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many residents, it is important to make sure these medications are being used appropriately. In limited situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: A-plus

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 12.29% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This statistic is a measure of the percent of long-term residents that were given antianxiety medication. These medications are typically prescribed to residents suffering from anxiety or depression.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: B

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 13.74% of Patients

This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who are exhibiting symptoms of depression. Some would argue this is a reasonable measure of quality of care.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: D

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 93.71% of Patients

This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients who have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for nursing home residents, making these vaccines critical to patient safety.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: C

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 13.94% Percentage of Patients

This is the percentage of patients who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with ADL's may be a sign of deterioration of a patient's health.

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Grade: B-minus

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 21.78% Percentage of Residents

This indicates the percentage of residents who were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

Grade: B-plus

In Sea Mar Community Care Center, 21.78 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized

This datapoint is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care. Avoiding the hospital during rehabilitation is important to restoring the physical well-being of residents.

Scores for Seattle, WA

  • Overall Rating has a grade of B
  • Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
  • Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
  • Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
  • Inspection Rating has a grade of B

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