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Good Samaritan Society - Howard

300 W. Hazel Ave., Howard, SD 57349

Based on 3 reviews


Services and Housing Options

Independent Living, Assisted Living, Nursing Home, Adult Day Care, Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation

Estimated Pricing

Studio
Estimated $3,310

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Good Samaritan Society - Howard Description

The Good Samaritan Society is committed to providing the highest quality of care and service to our residents. We are dedicated to creating a warm and welcoming environment where everyone can enjoy a fulfilling lifestyle. Our wide range of amenities and care options are tailored to meet the needs of each individual. We are proud to serve Miner County and the surrounding communities.

Our dedicated staff is committed to enhancing your life and bringing you joy. We offer opportunities that care for your whole person - body, mind and spirit.

Good Samaritan Society - Howard is located 20.8 miles from Madison, a very small town with a population of 7,258. The community is in a lower-middle class neighborhood where the average income is $48,750, 63% of the country has a higher median income.

This community provides Independent Living, Assisted Living, Nursing Home Care, Adult Day Care, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation and has Studio and Suite apartments available. Studio apartments start at an estimated $3,310 a month, while the average cost of Independent Living is $3,310 in Howard, $3,350 in SD, and $3,394 in the United States. These prices are estimated. Good Samaritan Society - Howard is a member of a larger group of communities called Good Samaritan Society.

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Health

hospice care

outpatient therapy

podiatry care

medication management

long-term care

grooming

occupational therapy

rehabilitation services

nursing supervision

assistance with personal care

home health care

physical, occupational and speech therapy

pharmacy services

licensed nursing staff

dressing

24-hour skilled nursing care

medication administration

medicare-certified

bathing

caregiver

emotional support

medical services

post-acute care

Activities

wellness programming

daily activities

therapeutic recreation

scheduled activities

Dining

three meals daily

guest meals

Services

transportation provided

laundry service

home maintenance

personal assistance

adult day services

light housekeeping

supportive services

assistance arranging appointments

snow removal

laundry and housekeeping

Amenities

emergency response systems

dining room

personal emergency response system

security

utilities

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 4 stars on its health inspection, 5 stars on its quality measures rating, and 3 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 4-star short-stay rating and a 5-star long-stay rating. Additionally, within its staffing rating, this facility received a 4 star registered nurse rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services on 03/01/94 and is run by a non profit organization. It is a medium-sized nursing community with 47 nursing beds. Currently, there are 35 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.

Staffing Metrics

This Facility
State Average

Reported Nurse Aide Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

2.21
2.22

Reported LPN Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

0.37
0.45

Reported RN Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

0.64
0.84

Reported Licensed Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

1.01
1.3

Reported Total Nurse Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

3.22
3.56

Reported Physical Therapist Staffing Hours per Resident Per Day

0.05
0.03

Long Stay Metrics

This Facility
State Average

Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers

0
5.26

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

100
98.15

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

98.63
98.64

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

2.27
5.02

Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms

4.58
3.28

Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight

1.89
5.88

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

6.09
14.23

Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication

12.61
16.31

Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained

0
0

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

17.55
24.5

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

16.82
18.51

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

0
2

Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection

2.44
2.87

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

39.13
52.07

Number of hospitalizations per 1000 long-stay resident days

nan
0.93

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

nan
0.99

Short Stay Metrics

This Facility
State Average

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

97.44
89.13

Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function

88.85
79.46

Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication

0
1.12

Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine

61.9
84.57

Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit

nan
7.79

Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission

nan
16.04

Healthcare Near Good Samaritan Society - Howard

Good Samaritan Society - Howard is close to a wide range of health providers including and hospitals. The closest hospital is Madison Regional Health System which is 20.6 miles away.

Surrounding Area

Good Samaritan Society - Howard is also close to a range of restaurants, culture and parks. Looking to go out to eat or order takeout? Order pizza at Pizza Hut. Love the arts? Head on over to Dakota Prairie Playhouse. Looking for a park to relax at? Enjoy the outdoors at Burke Slough State Public Shooting Area, Twin Lakes State Public Shooting Area, or Bitter Lake State Public Shooting Area.

Weather

Weather in the area consists of an average of 99 days of rain, 54 days of snow and 210 days of sun and the total precipitation is around 1.5 inches a year. The region reaches a high of 75°F in the summer and 16°F in the winter, with an average temp of 47.4°F throughout the year. The average humidity is 74.1%, with max winds averaging around 14.7 mph.

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Licensing

This community is licensed by the state of SD. It is a small-sized community with 9 total beds.

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Reviews

Courtney McKinney
2020-01-01

1.0 rating


Krista Swoboda
2019-01-01

5.0 rating


Joy Roseboro
2018-01-01

3.0 rating


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

Fire Safety Deficiencies

Survey Date: 2020-03-12

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2020-05-01 E Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies Establish an Emergency Preparedness Program (EP).

Survey Date: 2020-03-10

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2020-03-17 D Egress Deficiencies Install proper backup exit lighting.

Survey Date: 2020-03-10

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2020-03-19 D Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas.

Survey Date: 2019-02-06

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-03-28 C Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies Implement emergency and standby power systems.

Survey Date: 2019-02-05

Correction Date Letter Category Description
NA C Egress Deficiencies Install resident room doors of proper design and width.

Survey Date: 2019-02-05

Correction Date Letter Category Description
NA C Egress Deficiencies Have correct number of accessible exits for each story.

Survey Date: 2019-02-05

Correction Date Letter Category Description
NA C Smoke Deficiencies Install an approved automatic sprinkler system.

Survey Date: 2019-02-05

Correction Date Letter Category Description
NA C Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.

Survey Date: 2017-11-08

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2017-11-09 C Egress Deficiencies Install resident room doors of proper design and width.

Survey Date: 2017-11-08

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2017-11-09 C Egress Deficiencies Have correct number of accessible exits for each story.

Survey Date: 2017-11-08

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2017-12-15 D Smoke Deficiencies Have an enclosure around a vertical opening shaft.

Survey Date: 2017-11-08

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2017-12-11 D Smoke Deficiencies Properly provide smoke detection systems in areas open to corridors.

Health Safety Deficiencies

Survey Date: 2019-02-06

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-03-28 E Resident Rights Deficiencies Honor the resident's right to a dignified existence, self-determination, communication, and to exercise his or her rights.

Survey Date: 2019-02-06

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-03-28 E Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Develop and implement a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.

Survey Date: 2019-02-06

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-03-28 E Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide activities to meet all resident's needs.

Survey Date: 2019-02-06

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-03-28 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.

Survey Date: 2019-02-06

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-03-28 E Infection Control Deficiencies Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.

Survey Date: 2017-11-08

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2017-12-28 D Environmental Deficiencies Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.

Survey Date: 2017-11-08

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2017-12-28 F Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.

Supermarkets

Sunshine Foods

20.7 miles away

Banks

Great Western Bank

20.8 miles away

Wells Fargo

20.8 miles away

First Bank & Trust, Madison

20.8 miles away

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