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Good Samaritan Society - Windom

705 Sixth St, Windom, MN 56101

Based on 2 reviews


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Services and Housing Options

Independent Living, Assisted Living, Nursing Home, Respite, Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation

Estimated Pricing

Studio
Estimated $3,416
One Bedroom
Estimated $4,473
Two Bedroom
Estimated $5,649
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(800) 780-8101
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(507) 831-1788

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Good Samaritan Society - Windom Description

The Good Samaritan Society is devoted to delivering an unparalleled level of excellence in service, tenderhearted attention and a selection of amenities that guarantee our residents experience a stress-free, satisfying lifestyle tailored to their individual needs. We proudly provide our services to the grand counties of Brown, Cottonwood, Jackson, Martin, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone Redwood Rock and Watonwan. Our devoted, competent team is committed to enriching your life, bringing you delight and fostering possibilities that look after all aspects of who you are - physical health, mental wellbeing and spiritual fulfillment.

Price Comparison

  • Estimated Facility Price: $3,416
  • Average City Price: $3,169
  • Average State Price: $3,169
  • Average National Price: $3,394
  • Parent Organization

    Good Samaritan Society - Windom is a member of a larger group of communities called Good Samaritan Society

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    Amenities
    The Good Samaritan Society - Windom offers a variety of amenities for residents to enjoy. There is a community room and a library, as well as a dining room and guest housing. Residents can also get pampered at the salon or relax in the whirlpool. The wellness center is also available to keep residents active and healthy.

    Services
    Good Samaritan Society - Windom offers a wide range of services for seniors and their families. Their assisted living, independent living, and long-term care options provide residents with the assistance they need while still maintaining their independence. They also offer rehabilitation therapy, both inpatient and outpatient, as well as caregiver support and respite care. All of these services combine to create a comprehensive care plan that meets the needs of the residents and their families.

    Health

    outpatient therapy

    dietitian

    medication management

    social services

    long-term care

    grooming

    assistance with dressing

    rehabilitation services

    nursing supervision

    home health care

    physical, occupational and speech therapy

    pharmacy services

    licensed nursing staff

    24-hour skilled nursing care

    medicare-certified

    medications

    bathing

    caregiver

    post-acute care

    Activities

    wellness programming

    daily life enrichment activities

    exercise classes

    wellness services

    outings

    daily activities

    therapeutic recreation

    Dining

    snacks

    continental breakfast

    private family dining room

    Services

    transportation provided

    personal laundry

    home maintenance

    personal assistance

    weekly housekeeping

    linen service

    supportive services

    maintenance of apartment and furnished appliances

    weekly linen and towel service

    snow removal

    laundry and housekeeping

    Amenities

    paid utilities

    emergency response systems

    sunrooms

    whirlpool bath

    expanded cable television

    55+ community

    lounge

    cable tv

    wireless internet access

    living areas

    spacious walk-in closets

    attached garages

    laundry facilities

    personal emergency response system

    library

    activity center

    sitting areas

    security

    kitchen

    beauty and barber shop

    private bathroom

    guest rooms

    individual climate controls

    four-season porch

    guest apartment

    walking paths

    fireplace

    window treatments

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    Employee Reviews for Good Samaritan Society in Windom, Minnesota

    2.14 out of 5 stars. Based on 7 reviews

    Employees of Good Samaritan Society in the Windom, MN area generally have positive things to say about the happy, inviting, kind, and teamwork-driven environment. Employees appreciate the paid time off, paid schooling/certification, and the Christian values. However, there are some cons to working at Good Samaritan Society. Employees have noted that the facility is often short staffed, there is a lack of communication and unprofessional behavior from supervisors, and there is a lot of favoritism. Management is not seen as caring about employees and hours are often cut. There is also not much room for growth and policies and procedures are not followed.

    Employee Reviews for Good Samaritan Society

    3.16 out of 5 stars. Based on 974 reviews

    The Good Samaritan Society has generally positive reviews from employees. They appreciate the flexible schedule, willing to listen to employees, good benefits, and supportive system from the National Campus. Employees also enjoy the mission and culture of compassion. However, there are some cons such as pay being negligible compared to other companies, no official PTO, short staffing, long hours, poor management, and lack of corporate support. Employees suggest that the company should update their EMR, provide more team management, higher pay for nurses and CNAs, and provide more training and corporate support.

    Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

    This nursing community has been given an overall rating of 1 out of 5 stars by The Center for Medicare and Medicaid receiving 1 stars on its health inspection, 4 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 4-star short-stay rating and a 5-star long-stay rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services on 05/01/91 and is run by a non profit organization. It is a large-sized nursing community with 63 nursing beds. Currently, there are 55 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 $9,750.00. The facility has had 2 facility incidents reported in the last 3 years that resulted in a citation.

    Overall Ratings

    The Good Samaritan Society - Windom is a nursing home with an overall rating of 1-star, the lowest achievable ranking. It sadly sits within the bottom 20% of all facilities when considering its overall rating, falling significantly below the state average. Notably, in terms of health inspection, this nursing home also holds a disappointing 1-star rating, placing it in the lowest 10% of facilities in this category, again lower than the state average. However, it's important to note that when it comes to the quality of care, Good Samaritan Society - Windom shines with a 4-star rating, the second highest possible. This places the facility in the top half of all nursing homes for quality, even surpassing the state average slightly.


    Staff Ratings

    Good Samaritan Society - Windom is a nursing home celebrated for its commendable 4-star staff rating, placing it in the upper echelon of such facilities. It is notably within the top 20% of facilities coverage for nursing aid staffing hours per resident per day, boasting a rate of 2.66 hours, significantly higher than the state average of 2.35 hours. However, when it comes to LPN staffing hours, it is in the lower strata, falling in the bottom 10% as its 0.26 hours per resident per day is below the state average of 0.67. In terms of RN staffing hours, it delivers a good performance, located in the top 40% of facilities with 0.66 hours, although it is still under the state's typical 1.03 hours. Licensed staffing hours score lower, with the nursing home in the bottom 10% and it's 0.92 hours falling short of the state's average rate of 1.7. The home sits within the bottom 30% for physical therapist staffing with 0.02 hours compared to the state's 0.08, indicating areas for potential improvement.


    Covid Data

    The Good Samaritan Society - Windom nursing home is ranking low in vaccination rates compared to other facilities. The residents' vaccination rate stands at 41.9%, placing the nursing home in the bottom 20% of facilities and far below the state average of 73.0%. This indicates a significant lag in keeping residents up-to-date with the latest vaccinations. Similarly, the staff's vaccination rate is also worryingly low at 6.1%, landing the nursing home in the bottom 30% amongst other facilities. This is a significant drop from the state average staff vaccination rate of 25.2%. Both the residents' and staff's low vaccination rates are areas of concern that need immediate attention.


    Quality Measures

    The Good Samaritan Society - Windom is a nursing home that prides itself on its high standards, boasting a 4-star quality measure rating - the second highest possible. In comparative terms regarding weight loss, the facility is outperforming with a minuscule 4.02% of residents losing too much weight, placing it in the top 40% of nursing homes. This is lessened compared to the state's percent at 4.83%. In terms of catheter use, it resides in the bottom half of facilities with a mere 1.27% of residents using catheters, significantly less than the state's average at 2.84%. They also rank in the top 40% of facilities in helping residents combat depressive symptoms, with only 1.59% of residents showing signs compared to the state's 4.32%. However, they fall into the bottom 40% when it comes to residents needing increased daily activity assistance at 17.71%, which is slightly higher than the state's 13.89%. Proactively taking care of residents, the facility is in the top 40% in terms of providing pneumococcal vaccines, with a remarkable rate of 99.48%, notably higher than the state's 95.69%.


    Emergency and Hospitalization Quality Measures

    The Good Samaritan Society - Windom nursing home represents exceptional quality in healthcare, as demonstrated by its placement in the top 10% of facilities concerning hospitalization rates, with only 0.76 hospitalizations per 1000 days, significantly lower than the state's average of 1.35. The nursing home also excels in regards to outpatient emergency department visits, standing in the top 30% of facilities. With only 0.61 visits per 1000 days, Windom's rate is lower than the state average of 0.96 per 1000 days. While it falls in the bottom 10% of facilities for its percentage of short-stay residents who experience outpatient emergency department visits at 21.55% (greater than the state's 13.68%), it is in the top 10% in regard to the percentage of short-stay residents who get rehospitalized after a nursing home admission. This figure is 12.99%, which is significantly lower than the state's average of 20.48%. In these ways, the Good Samaritan Society - Windom maintains a high standard of care.

    Healthcare Nearby

    Hospitals

    Windom Area Health
    1.2 miles away
    Sanford Jackson Medical Center
    17.4 miles away
    Sanford Westbrook Medical Center
    20.2 miles away

    Pharmacies

    Thrifty White
    11.0 miles away

    None Found

    Essentials Nearby

    Transportation

    Jackson Depot
    17.6 miles away
    Train

    None Found

    Supermarkets

    Maynards
    11.0 miles away
    Sunshine Foods
    17.5 miles away

    Banks

    Farmer's & Merchants State Bank of Alpha
    19.9 miles away
    Alpha Bank
    19.9 miles away

    Things to do in the Area

    None Found

    Parks

    Island Park
    0.2 miles away
    Court house park
    0.3 miles away
    Windom
    0.8 miles away
    Kastle Kingdom
    0.9 miles away
    Abby Park
    1.0 miles away

    None Found

    None Found

    Restaurants

    Margaritas'Ville
    0.3 miles away
    King Eggroll
    11.0 miles away
    Hometown Cooking
    11.2 miles away

    Weather

  • High Temperature: 73°F
  • Low Temperature: 16°F
  • Average Temperature: 47.0°F
  • Day Breakdown: 112 days of rain, 59 days of snow and 192 days of sun
  • Precipitation: 1.9 inches a year
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    Reviews

    Care Staff Rating
    Based on 1 total reviews
    Pamela Myers
    2020-01-01

    1.0 rating


    Dianna McD
    2018-01-01

    3.0 rating


    Senior living facility. Takes good care of hospice patients.

    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
    2022-12-14 2023-01-09 C Miscellaneous Deficiencies Have simulated fire drills held at unexpected times.
    2022-12-14 2023-01-25 F Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Ensure receptacles at patient bed locations and where general anesthesia is administered, are tested after initial installation, replacement or servicing.
    2022-12-14 2023-01-24 D Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords.
    2021-08-26 2021-09-30 F Egress Deficiencies Have exits that are accessible at all times.
    2021-08-26 2021-10-08 E Smoke Deficiencies Have approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
    2021-08-26 2021-10-08 F Smoke Deficiencies Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
    2021-08-26 2021-09-30 D Smoke Deficiencies Install smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
    2021-08-26 2021-09-30 F Services Deficiencies Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
    2021-08-26 2021-09-30 F Miscellaneous Deficiencies To conduct inspection, testing and maintenance of fire doors by qualified individuals.
    2021-08-26 2021-09-30 F Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Ensure receptacles at patient bed locations and where general anesthesia is administered, are tested after initial installation, replacement or servicing.
    2021-08-26 2021-10-08 E Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords.
    2019-06-28 2019-08-13 C Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies Provide family notifications of emergency plan.
    2019-06-25 2019-07-30 D Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords.

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