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Good Samaritan Society - West Union

201 Hall Street, West Union, IA 52175

Based on 3 reviews


Services and Housing Options

Independent Living, Nursing Home, Respite, Rehabilitation

Estimated Pricing

Studio
Estimated $2,736
For Pricing & Availability
(980) 890-6880
To Reach a Resident
(563) 422-3814

Good Samaritan Society - West Union Description

The Good Samaritan Society is dedicated to offering a remarkable standard of service, warmhearted care and an array of luxuries that guarantee our residents experience a worry-free, satisfying lifestyle tailored precisely for their requirements. Fayette county and its environs are honored to be served by us! Our passionate, knowledgeable team is devoted to enriching your life with joy and providing chances that nurture all aspects of you - body, mind, and soul. The Good Samaritan Society is devoted to furnishing remarkable service, tender care and a variety of luxuries that guarantee our residents experience an effortless, contented lifestyle tailored specifically for them.

Price Comparison

  • Estimated Facility Price: $2,736
  • Average City Price: $3,209
  • Average State Price: $3,209
  • Average National Price: $3,394
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    Amenities
    Good Samaritan Society - West Union offers its residents a variety of amenities to enjoy. The dining room provides freshly cooked meals daily in a warm, inviting atmosphere. The library offers a wide selection of books and magazines for residents to enjoy. Residents can also take advantage of the comfortable living room with its cozy couches and television.

    Services
    The Good Samaritan Society - West Union provides many services for seniors and their families. Their services include hospice, senior living, independent living, rehabilitation therapy, inpatient rehab, caregiver support, respite care, and long-term care. They have dedicated staff who specialize in providing compassionate and professional care to their residents. With a range of services and activities available to meet the needs of each individual, the Good Samaritan Society - West Union is a great choice for those seeking care for their loved ones.

    Health

    long-term care

    caregiver support

    inpatient rehabilitation

    respite care

    rehabilitation therapy

    Activities

    reading

    daily activities

    Services

    transportation

    housekeeping

    lawn maintenance

    Amenities

    basic cable tv

    smoke-free

    business office

    library

    emergency response systems

    utilities

    dining room

    internet

    Religious

    religious services

    Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

    This nursing community has been given an overall rating of 4 out of 5 stars by The Center for Medicare and Medicaid receiving 4 stars on its health inspection, 4 stars on its quality measures rating, and 4 stars on its staffing rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services on 10/01/93 and is run by a non profit organization. It is a large-sized nursing community with 59 nursing beds. Currently, there are 40 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 been given 1 fine by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for a total of $41,242.50.

    Overall Ratings

    The Good Samaritan Society - West Union is a nursing home with a 4-star overall rating the second highest possible. The nursing home is in the top 30% of facilities in terms of overall rating. The overall rating is slightly higher than the state average. This nursing home has a 4-star health inspection rating the second highest possible. The nursing home is in the top 30% of facilities in terms of health inspection rating. The health inspection rating is slightly higher than the state average. This nursing home has a 4-star quality rating, which is slightly higher than the state average and places it in the top half of all facilities.


    Staff Ratings

    The Good Samaritan Society - West Union is a nursing home with a 4-star staff rating the second highest possible. Even though the nursing aid staffing hours per resident per day is slightly lower than the state average, it is still in the top 20% of facilities in terms of RN staffing hours per resident per day. The licensed staffing hours per resident per day and physical therapist staffing hours per resident per day is also slightly higher than the state average, making it a good option for those in need of a nursing home.


    Covid Data

    The Good Samaritan Society-West Union is a nursing home that is in the top 40% of facilities in terms of resident vaccination rate. The nursing home has a resident vaccination rate of 92.9%, which is slightly lower than the state average of 93.8%. However, the staff vaccination rate at 75.9% falls into the bottom 20% when compared to other facilities and is lower than the state average of 83.3%. On a positive note, The Good Samaritan Society-West Union has a covid booster rate of 100%, which puts it in the top 10% for this metric and above the state average covid booster rate 91.2%.


    Quality Measures

    The Good Samaritan Society - West Union is a nursing home that has a 4-star quality rating, the second highest possible. The nursing home is in the top 40% of facilities in terms of residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication. The residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication is slightly lower than the state average. However, the nursing home is in the bottom 10% of facilities in terms of residents who lose too much weight. The residents who lose too much weight is higher than the state average. Additionally, the nursing home is in the top 40% of facilities in terms of residents with ulcers but only in the top half of facilities in terms of residents that have one or more falls with a major injury. The latter are slightly lower than the state average. In terms of vaccinations, the nursing home is in the top 30% of facilities in terms of residents given Flu vaccine but only in the bottom 30% of facilities in terms of residents given Pneumococcal vaccine, which is lower than the state average. Lastly, the nursing home is in the bottom half of facilities in terms of residents whose ability to move independently worsened; however, this number is slightly lower than the state average.


    Emergency and Hospitalization Quality Measures

    The Good Samaritan Society - West Union nursing home is in the top 20% of facilities in terms of hospitalizations per 1000 days. The hospitalizations per 1000 days is slightly lower than the state average. The nursing home is also in the top half of facilities in terms of outpatient emergency department visits per 1000 days, where the visits per 1000 days is slightly lower than the state average.

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    The Oelwein Area

  • Population: 6,153 (very small town)
  • Average Income: $53,065 (60% of the country has a higher median income)
  • Community Distance From City Center: 21.2 miles
  • Healthcare Nearby

    Hospitals

    Gundersen Palmer Lutheran Hospital
    0.1 miles away
    Community Memorial Hospital
    17.3 miles away
    MercyOne Oelwein Medical Center
    20.8 miles away
    MercyOne Elkader Medical Center
    21.4 miles away
    Winneshiek Medical Center
    22.4 miles away

    None Found

    Dentists

    West Union Dental Associates
    0.5 miles away
    West Union Dental Clinic
    0.7 miles away
    Fayette Dental Clinic
    8.8 miles away
    Preventative Family Dentistry
    21.1 miles away
    Oelwein Dental Associates
    21.4 miles away

    Essentials Nearby

    Transportation

    Calmar Depot
    15.0 miles away
    Train

    None Found

    Supermarkets

    Quillin's Foods
    0.4 miles away
    Fareway Meat & Grocery
    21.0 miles away
    Hy-Vee
    22.0 miles away
    Walmart Supercenter
    22.3 miles away

    Banks

    Bank 1st
    9.1 miles away
    Elgin State Bank
    11.9 miles away
    Viking State Bank and Trust
    22.2 miles away

    Things to do in the Area

    None Found

    Parks

    Rotary Park
    0.2 miles away
    Sunset Park
    0.2 miles away
    Lions Park
    0.3 miles away
    West Union Recreation Center
    0.4 miles away
    Courthouse Square
    0.6 miles away

    None Found

    Culture

    Old Volga City Opera House
    18.0 miles away

    Restaurants

    Barrell Drive-In
    0.5 miles away
    Quarry Lodge
    7.9 miles away
    White House Supper Club
    9.1 miles away
    Barney's
    12.0 miles away
    Great Dragon Chinese Restaurant
    22.0 miles away

    Weather

  • High Temperature: 73°F
  • Low Temperature: 19°F
  • Average Temperature: 48.1°F
  • Day Breakdown: 138 days of rain, 59 days of snow and 167 days of sun
  • Precipitation: 2.2 inches a year
  • Google map of Good Samaritan Society - West Union

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    Reviews

    Annastacha “Stacey” Voshell-Schwendinger
    2018-01-01

    4.0 rating


    It truly feels almost like a real family home.

    Anabelle West
    2018-01-01

    4.0 rating


    Ashley Jones
    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 Correction Date Letter Category Description
    2021-07-20 2021-09-06 F Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies Address subsistence needs for staff and patients.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-30 F Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies Implement emergency and standby power systems.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 E Egress Deficiencies Provide exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 D Smoke Deficiencies Provide properly protected cooking facilities.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 F Smoke Deficiencies Have approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 F Smoke Deficiencies Properly select, install, inspect, or maintain portable fire extinguishes.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 E Services Deficiencies Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 E Miscellaneous Deficiencies Meet requirements for operating features, such as evacuation plans, fire drills, smoking regulations, draperies, decorations and the inspection, testing and maintenance of fire doors.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 F Miscellaneous Deficiencies Have simulated fire drills held at unexpected times.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 E Miscellaneous Deficiencies Have restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 E Miscellaneous Deficiencies To conduct inspection, testing and maintenance of fire doors by qualified individuals.
    2021-07-20 2021-08-02 F Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.
    2019-08-21 2019-08-27 D Smoke Deficiencies Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
    2019-08-21 2019-08-29 D Smoke Deficiencies Provide properly protected cooking facilities.
    2019-08-21 2019-08-28 E Smoke Deficiencies Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
    2019-08-21 2019-08-29 F Smoke Deficiencies Install smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
    2019-08-21 2019-08-21 D Services Deficiencies Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
    2019-08-21 2019-08-29 F Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.
    2019-08-21 2019-08-29 D Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
    2018-05-16 2018-05-17 F Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies Establish policies and procedures for volunteers.
    2018-05-16 2018-05-17 E Smoke Deficiencies Ensure smoke barriers are constructed to a 1 hour fire resistance rating.
    2018-05-16 2018-05-17 D Services Deficiencies Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
    2018-05-16 2018-05-17 F Miscellaneous Deficiencies Have simulated fire drills held at unexpected times.

    Health Safety Deficiencies

    Survey Date Correction Date Letter Category Description
    2021-07-15 D D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident’s preferences and goals.
    2019-08-15 D D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide safe, appropriate dialysis care/services for a resident who requires such services.
    2018-05-10 D D Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Coordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program; and referring for services as needed.
    2018-05-10 B B Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Create and put into place a plan for meeting the resident's most immediate needs within 48 hours of being admitted
    2018-05-10 G G Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents.

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