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Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran
450 North Mcdonald Avenue, Deland, FL 32724
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Services and Housing OptionsIndependent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Nursing Home, Rehabilitation
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Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran DescriptionThe Good Samaritan Society is dedicated to ensuring our residents experience a lifestyle of unparalleled quality, comfort and amenities; all tailored to their individual needs for an effortless yet enriching life. Summerset Township and its environs, proudly tended to by us! Our devoted, proficient team is committed to enriching your life, providing you with bliss and generating chances that nurture all aspects of yourself - body, mind and soul. The Good Samaritan Society – Florida Lutheran offers DeLand seniors a place to call home, where their needs come first.
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AmenitiesThe Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran offers a variety of amenities for their residents. There is a community room, dining room, guest housing, library, and wellness center. The community room is a great place to relax and spend time with friends and family. The dining room provides delicious meals prepared by professional chefs. Guests are also welcome to stay in the guest housing. In the library, residents can find books, magazines, and newspapers to enjoy. Finally, the wellness center offers a variety of fitness classes and activities to help keep residents healthy.
ServicesThe Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran offers a wide range of services to meet the needs of those in the community. They provide Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care and Rehabilitation Therapy services to help those in need. In addition, they offer Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation as well as long term care. Their goal is to provide quality care and assistance to those living with long-term medical conditions or disabilities. They strive to ensure that their patients receive the highest level of care and support.
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Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesThis 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 4 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 5-star short-stay rating and a 4-star long-stay rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services on 01/17/97 and is run by a non profit organization. It is a large-sized nursing community with 60 nursing beds. Currently, there are 51 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.
Overall RatingsThe Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran stands among the finest nursing homes due to its exceptional 5-star overall rating. This exclusive ranking places it flawlessly in the top 10% of facilities across the city, even surpassing the state's average rating. The integrity of the institution is visible through its stellar 5-star health inspection rating. It not only stands tall in the top 10% of facilities based on health inspection metrics but also exceeds the state's prevailing average remarkably. Alongside these merits, the Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran also boasts a 5-star quality rating. It proudly sits in the upper bracket of the top 20% of facilities in terms of quality rating, again outperforming the state's average in this category. Hence, this nursing home is a symbol of excellence in both qualitative and quantitative aspects.
Staff RatingsGood Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran, a nursing home facility, has garnered a commendable 4-star rating for their staff's performance, claiming the second highest position achievable. However, when assessed in terms of staffing hours per resident per day, it falls in the bottom 40% for both nursing aid and LPN staffing hours, providing just 1.92 and 0.73 hours respectively, below the state averages of 2.35 and 0.83. On a more positive note, the nursing home excels in RN staffing hours per resident per day, being in the top 40% of facilities, providing a slightly higher 0.73 hours compared to the state average of 0.67. Their licensed staffing hours fall in the upper half when compared with other facilities, even though their 1.46 hours are marginally shy of the state's average of 1.51. The institution shines particularly in its provision of physical therapy, with it falling in the top 20% of all facilities, offering 0.14 hours per resident per day, surpassing the state average of 0.09.
Covid DataLocated in Florida, The Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran holds an esteemed position, being in the top 30% of nursing homes in terms of its resident and staff up-to-date vaccination rates. Its vaccination rates are demonstratively higher than the state average. The resident vaccination rate at this nursing home stands at an impressive 79.3%, starkly surpassing the state's average resident vaccination rate of 52.9%. Equally, the staff's vaccination rate at this facility is 31.0%, noticeably higher than the state's average staff vaccination rate of 20.2%. Administering vaccinations promptly ensures the safety and health of both residents and staff, demonstrating the facility's commitment to exceptional care.
Quality MeasuresThe Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran is a nursing home of high caliber, boasting a 5-star quality measure rating--ranking it among the top percentile. However, there are some areas in need of improvement. For example, it falls in the bottom 30% of facilities in terms of the proportion of residents whose independent movement has worsened, with a rate of 19.94%, notably higher than the state's 13.57%. Similarly, only 91.62% of its residents receive the flu vaccine, placing it in the bottom 20% of facilities and trailing behind the state's percentage of 97.07%. The situation is parallel concerning antipsychotic medications, with a rate of 15.2% against the state's 10.24%. Nevertheless, services improve when it comes to care for residents with ulcers and weight loss management. The facility's ulcer rate is 3.39%, placing it in the top 20% of facilities, well below the state average of 9.04%. It also ranks in the top 30% for preventing significant weight loss among residents, with a rate of 3.36% against the state's average of 6.18%.
Emergency and Hospitalization Quality MeasuresThe Good Samaritan Society-Florida Lutheran is a nursing home that ranks among the lower 20% of facilities in terms of hospitalizations per 1000 days with a rate of 2.4. This figure is slightly higher than the state's average which stands at 2.12. Interestingly, despite its lower rank in hospitalizations, the facility shines in other metrics including emergency department visits and readmissions. It ranks in the top 20% in terms of outpatient emergency department visits per 1000 days with 0.47, a commendable figure lower than the state's 0.79. Furthermore, it ranks among the top 30% of facilities in terms of the percent of short-stay residents who had outpatient emergency department visits with only 7.64% against the state's higher average of 9.97%. Further bolstering its high ranking, it lands in the top 20% of the facilities with the percnent of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission, recording 15.92%, notably lower than the state's 25.54%.
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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|
|2019-10-14||2019-12-04||D||Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies||Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.|
|2018-06-27||2018-07-27||F||Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies||Include a process for Emergency Preparedness collaboration.|
|2018-06-27||2018-07-27||F||Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies||Address subsistence needs for staff and patients.|
|2018-06-27||2018-07-27||F||Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies||Establish policies and procedures for volunteers.|
|2018-06-27||2018-07-27||F||Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies||Establish roles under a Waiver declared by secretary.|
|2018-06-27||2018-07-27||F||Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies||Provide primary/alternate means for communication.|
|2018-06-27||2018-07-27||F||Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies||Provide a means of sharing information on occupancy/needs.|
|2018-06-27||2018-07-27||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Have approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.|
Health Safety Deficiencies
|Survey Date||Correction Date||Letter||Category||Description|
|2021-09-23||D||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.|
|2021-09-23||D||D||Pharmacy Service Deficiencies||Ensure each residentâ€™s drug regimen must be free from unnecessary drugs.|
|2021-09-23||D||D||Pharmacy Service Deficiencies||Ensure drugs and biologicals used in the facility are labeled in accordance with currently accepted professional principles; and all drugs and biologicals must be stored in locked compartments, separately locked, compartments for controlled drugs.|
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