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Exceptional Care For Children

11 Independence Way, Newark, DE 19713

Based on 4 reviews


Services and Housing Options

Nursing Home

Estimated Pricing

Studio
Estimated $11,406

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(800) 780-8101

Exceptional Care For Children Description

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children's Transitional Care Unit (TCU) is a skilled nursing facility that provides care to medically fragile and technology dependent children between the ages of birth and 21 years old.

Delaware's only children's nursing home, the Exceptional Care for Children (ECC), provides top-quality care for young patients with medical challenges. This organization takes pride in caring for very inspiring residents and providing them with as normal a childhood as possible despite their medical challenges.

Exceptional Care For Children is located 2.3 miles from Brookside, a small town with a population of 14,353. Other nearby cities and towns include Newark, Glasgow, Elkton and Bear. The community is in a middle class neighborhood where the average income is $58,247, 56% of the country has a higher median income.

This community provides Nursing Home Care and has Studio apartments available. Studio apartments start at an estimated $11,406 a month, while the average cost of Nursing Home Care is $11,510 in Newark, $8,088 in DE, and $7,090 in the United States. These prices are estimated.

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Parent Organization Videos

Health

clinical services

respiratory therapy

palliative care

skilled nursing care

physician services

end of life care

nursing staff

respite care

transitional care

pain management

iv therapy

long term care

specialized care

Activities

volunteer opportunities

special events

birthday parties

Services

transportation

Amenities

home-like environment

landscaping

Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

This nursing community has been given an overall rating of 5 out of 5 stars by The Center for Medicare and Medicaid receiving 5 stars on its health inspection, 5 stars on its quality measures rating, and 5 stars on its staffing rating. Additionally, within its staffing rating, this facility received a 5 star registered nurse rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicaid services on 03/30/06 and is run by a non profit organization. It is a medium-sized nursing community with 42 nursing beds. Currently, there are 43 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 Services

This facility has not been given a health inspection within the last 2 years.

Staffing Metrics

This Facility
State Average

Reported Nurse Aide Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

4.37
2.1

Reported LPN Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

1.18
0.93

Reported RN Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

5.46
0.98

Reported Licensed Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

6.64
1.84

Reported Total Nurse Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

11.01
3.88

Reported Physical Therapist Staffing Hours per Resident Per Day

0.17
0.08

Long Stay Metrics

This Facility
State Average

Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers

2.1
6.2

Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine

100
98.1

Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine

98.81
98.84

Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury

0
3.25

Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms

0
1.96

Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight

2.48
5.87

Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication

40.99
20.18

Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication

0
11.66

Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained

0
0

Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened

nan
26.3

Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased

0
15.61

Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder

0
0.44

Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection

8.07
1.91

Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder

nan
51.85

Number of hospitalizations per 1000 long-stay resident days

nan
1.75

Number of outpatient emergency department visits per 1000 long-stay resident days

nan
1.13

Healthcare Near Exceptional Care For Children

Exceptional Care For Children is close to a wide range of health providers including hospitals, pharmacies and dentists. The closest hospital is ChristianaCare, Union Hospital which is 4.5 miles away, but there are also other hospitals in the area including Christiana Hospital, and Rockford Center: Gupta Saurabh MD. Pharmacies close by are Walgreens which is 1.8 miles away, Rite Aid, and Happy Harry's. Have to go to the dentist? Options include Pediatric Dentistry which is 3.4 miles away, Aspen Dental, and Elkton Smiles Dental.

Surrounding Area

Exceptional Care For Children is also close to a range of restaurants, culture, shopping and parks. Looking to go out to eat or order takeout? Order a burger at Jake's Wayback Burgers, Chinese at Kong Pao Palace or pizza at D.P. Dough. Love the arts? Head on over to Chapel Street Players, Newark Arts Alliance, or Everyday Artists Studio. Enjoy shopping? Spend some time at Christiana Mall, Shoppes at Red Lion, or Beaver Brook Plaza. Looking for a park to relax at? Enjoy the outdoors at Folk Memorial Park, Newark, or Rittenhouse Park.

Weather

Weather in the area consists of an average of 160 days of rain, 21 days of snow and 182 days of sun and the total precipitation is around 2.8 inches a year. The region reaches a high of 81°F in the summer and 35°F in the winter, with an average temp of 58.0°F throughout the year. The average humidity is 72.2%, with max winds averaging around 11.0 mph.

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Reviews

General Staff Rating
Based on 1 total reviews
Care Staff Rating
Based on 2 total reviews
Annette V M.
2016-03-24

5.0 rating


Exceptional in every way!  As Delaware's only post acute pediatric skilled nursing center, ECC provides a 31 bed facility that provides stellar care to children with complex medical needs.  It is unparalleled!

dory meyer
2021-06-01

5.0 rating


Liz Malin
2017-01-01

5.0 rating


Geoffrey Muriithi
2017-01-01

5.0 rating


Wonderful staff who care for the patients...exceptional!!

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.

Scope
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

Health Safety Deficiencies

Survey Date Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-09-17 2018-10-10 D Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Develop the complete care plan within 7 days of the comprehensive assessment; and prepared, reviewed, and revised by a team of health professionals.
2018-09-17 2018-10-10 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide appropriate care for a resident to maintain and/or improve range of motion (ROM), limited ROM and/or mobility, unless a decline is for a medical reason.

Transportation

Newark
1.6 miles away

Train

Churchmans Crossing
5.8 miles away

Train

Bus Stops

Flixbus

1.5 miles away

University of Delaware Parking Lot #6 on Christiana Dr.

2.9 miles away

Elkton

3.9 miles away

64

5.4 miles away

Places of Worship

Welsh Tract Baptist Church

0.6 miles away

Ott's Chapel

1.3 miles away

St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church

2.6 miles away

Head of Christiana Presbyterian Church

3.2 miles away

White Clay Creek Presbyterian Church

4.5 miles away

Supermarkets

Acme Markets

1.4 miles away

ACME Market

1.5 miles away

ShopRite

1.8 miles away

Mi Ranchito

2.6 miles away

Wang's Oriental Food Store

2.7 miles away

Banks

Wells Fargo

1.0 miles away

WSFS

1.4 miles away

Louviers Federal Credit Union

2.0 miles away

Citizens Bank

2.3 miles away

PNC Bank

2.4 miles away

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