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1345 Michigan Avenue Sw, Huron, SD 57350
Based on 27 reviews
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Services and Housing OptionsNursing Home, Rehabilitation
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Avantara Huron DescriptionAvantara Huron is a place where you will receive quality medical care with a personal touch that you won't find anywhere else! At our facility, you will be treated like royalty! Our attentive staff will work with you one-on-one to ensure that all of your medical needs are taken care of. You'll receive the best possible service and attention during your stay with us. Avantara is proud to be a good community partner and provide an excellent living environment for our residents. We're proud to support local businesses, nonprofits and people. We enjoy getting our residents and staff out in the community to celebrate everything local.
DiningAt Avantara, we take pride in serving fresh and healthy meals. Our recipes are designed to nourish your body and soul. Our certified dietitian is dedicated to creating meals that are nutritionally balanced and meet all medical food requirements. Residents can choose the meal time that best suits their individual routine and preference. Our residents have the luxury of choosing their menu selections for the day from daily entrees, always available alternatives and a la carte items.
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AmenitiesAvantara Huron provides a luxurious setting for their guests, with private and semi-private suites available for their comfort. There are also community spaces available for family gatherings or special events. High-speed Wi-Fi and on-site salon services are also provided, ensuring that all guests are well taken care of during their stay.
ServicesAvantara Huron provides a comprehensive range of healthcare services for their patients. From cardiac care and life vest to oncology care, orthopedic care, post-surgical recovery of all kinds, pulmonary care, specialized wound care and stroke and other neurological conditions, Avantara Huron has a wide range of services available. They provide high quality and compassionate care to each patient they treat.
Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesThis nursing community has been given an overall rating of 3 out of 5 stars by The Center for Medicare and Medicaid receiving 3 stars on its health inspection, 2 stars on its quality measures rating, and 2 stars on its staffing rating. Within the quality measure rating, each facility is given a short-stay rating and a long-stay rating. This facility received a 3-star short-stay rating and a 1-star long-stay rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services on 05/03/68 and is run by a for profit organization. It is a large-sized nursing community with 119 nursing beds. Currently, there are 78 residents within the nursing community. Be advised these resident occupancy numbers are not always up to date and are collected from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services website periodically.
Alerts from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesThis facility has been given 2 fines by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for a total of $10,692.50.
Overall RatingsThe Avantara Huron nursing home is among the top half of facilities in terms of its overall rating, although this rating falls slightly below the state average. In terms of health inspections, it impressively places in the top half of facilities with a rating that is marginally higher than the state average. Despite these commendable ratings, the Avantara Huron struggles a bit in terms of quality, earning only a 2-star rating, the second lowest possible. This score situates the facility in the bottom 20% of nursing homes in terms of quality, trailing behind the state average.
Staff RatingsAvantara Huron, a nursing home with a 2-star staff rating, ranks in the top 40% nursing facilities considering the nursing aid staffing hours per resident per day with a score of 2.28, slightly less than the state's average of 2.34. However, when it comes to LPN staffing hours per resident per day, the nursing home falls short, ranking in the bottom 10% of facilities with its 0.44 average, which is below the state's 0.47 average. Despite its low LPN staffing score, Avantara Huron ranks in the top half of facilities for RN staffing hours per resident per day at 0.57, albeit still lower than the state's average of 0.78. In terms of licensed staffing hours per resident per day, it again falls into the bottom 10% with a score of 1.01, less than the state's average of 1.25. Additionally, Avantara Huron is in the bottom half of facilities when measuring physical therapist staffing hours per resident per day, with a score of 0.05, equivalent to the state's average.
Covid DataThe Avantara Huron Nursing Home maintains a position in the higher realm of facilities when it comes to ensuring its residents are up to date with their vaccinations, obtaining a commendable rate of 66.7%. However, as impressive as this might seem, this figure is significantly lower than the state's average resident vaccination rate of 78.1%. Moreover, the nursing home excels in ensuring its staff members are up to date with their vaccinations. Positioned in the top 30% of all facilities, it boasts an impressive rate of 30.6%. This is laudable as it surpasses the state average staff vaccination rate of 23.8%. The Avantara Huron pledges to maintain this upward trajectory in their vaccination program, striving for a safer and healthier environment for both their residents and staff.
Emergency and Hospitalization Quality MeasuresAvantara Huron, a nursing home, performs better than 60% of facilities with regard to hospitalizations, having a rate of 1.33 per 1000 days, which exceeds the state average of 1.24. Contrarily, the facility is in the bottom bracket of 20% in terms of outpatient emergency department visits with 1.89 per 1000 days, distinctly higher than the state's average of 0.92. The nursing home's percentage of short-stay residents who had outpatient emergency department visits reaches 16.85%, surpassing the state average of 12.02%, placing it in the bottom 30% of facilities in this category. However, Avantara Huron leads in providing short-stay rehospitalization recovery, with an impressive 0.0%, sitting in the top 10% of facilities whilst the state average stands at 17.62%.
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Health and Fire Safety Deficiencies
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid report report health and fire safety deficiencies. Some of these deficiencies are more severe than others. The following table shows different levels of severity.
|Severity of Deficiency||Isolated||Pattern||Widespread|
|Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety||J||K||L|
|Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy||G||H||I|
|No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy||D||E||F|
|No actual harm with potential for minimal harm||A||B||C|
Fire Safety Deficiencies
|Survey Date||Correction Date||Letter||Category||Description|
|2021-05-11||2021-06-07||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.|
|2021-05-11||2021-06-07||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.|
|2019-05-09||2019-06-10||E||Egress Deficiencies||Have properly located and lighted "Exit" signs.|
|2019-05-09||2019-06-10||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.|
|2019-05-09||2019-06-15||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.|
|2019-05-09||2019-06-15||F||Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies||Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.|
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