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Groton Regency

1145 Poquonnock Road, Groton, CT 06340


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Services and Housing Options

Assisted Living, Memory Care, Nursing Home, Respite Care, Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation

For Pricing & Availability

(800) 780-8101

To Reach a Resident

(860) 446-9960

Estimated Pricing

Studio
Estimated $3,427

Price Comparison

  • Average City Price: $3,484
  • Average State Price: $3,542
  • Average National Price: $3,754
  • Groton Regency Description

    Groton Regency Center is a skilled nursing facility offering post-hospital, short-term rehabilitation as well as long-term and respite care services. We also have a specialized transitional care unit, which offers pulmonary management services. We accept Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurances.

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    Community Reviews

    7.6
    Groton Regency
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 37 reviews across the web

    Ranking

  • Ranking in City: 3 out of 3 communities in Groton
  • Ranking in State: 243 out of 363 communities in CT
  • Food and Dining C

    Facility and Grounds A

    Care B

    Staff A

    Cleanliness A

    Employee Reviews

    5.4
    Genesis HealthCare
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 1256 reviews across the web

    The following insights are from employees that work in Connecticut

    Employee Pay B

    Employee Staff B

    Review Summary

    The following is an AI generated summary of the reviews of the community from across the web.

    The reviews for the senior living facility present a mixed picture, with some residents and visitors expressing satisfaction and others voicing concerns. Positive comments highlight the compassionate and hardworking staff, particularly in the rehab and recreation departments, and the clean, spacious facilities. Many appreciate the care and attention their loved ones receive, noting the staff's efforts to meet medical and personal needs, even under challenging conditions like COVID restrictions.

    On the other hand, some reviews raise issues about the quality of care and service. Concerns include delays in starting physical therapy, difficulty obtaining medications, and dissatisfaction with the food quality. There are also complaints about the cleanliness of the facility and the professionalism of some staff members. A few reviewers specifically mention negative experiences with the administration and certain staff members, suggesting a need for improvement in these areas.

    Overall, while there are many accounts of positive experiences and gratitude for the care provided, the facility also faces criticism that suggests areas for improvement, particularly in terms of communication, responsiveness, and some aspects of patient care.


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    Health

    Long-Term Care

    Short-Term Care

    Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapies

    Orthopedic Rehab

    Audiology Care

    Colostomy Care

    Services

    24-Hour Emergency Alert And Response System

    Case Management

    Discharge Planning

    Mail And Newspaper Service

    Licensed Nurse

    Registered Nurses

    Activities

    Cultural, Educational, Religious And Social Activities

    Recreation Activities

    Community Amenities

    On-Site Beauty Salon And Barbershop

    Lounges And Guest Areas

    Courtyard Gardens

    Laundry Facility On-Site

    Housekeeping

    On-Site Nurse Practitioner

    Room Amenities

    Well-Appointed Suites

    Private Bathroom

    Cable Television

    Computer With Internet Access

    Phone Service

    Telephone

    Dining

    Restaurant/Cafe-Style Dining

    In-Room Dining Options

    Family Dining Room

    Dietary And Nutrition Needs Management

    Transportation

    Coordinated Transportation

    Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

    Nursing Home Ratings

    Overall rating: 2
    Health inspection rating: 2
    Staffing rating: 3
    Quality measure rating: None
    Short-term quality measure rating: 5

    Nursing Home Overview

    Participation date: July 26, 1976
    Ownership type: For Profit
    Provider type: Medicare and Medicaid
    Nursing home capacity: 162
    Total current residents: 123
    Facility is located in a hospital: No
    Automatic sprinkler system: Yes
    Resident and family council: Resident

    Facility Incident, Complaints and Fines

    Number of facility incidents: 10
    Number of substantiated complaints: 2
    Number of payment denials: 0
    Number of fines: 2
    Total cost of fines: $20166

    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services give each Nursing Home a Star Rating from 1-5 with 5 being the highest.

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services gather information about the number of hours of care provided on average to each resident each day by staff as well as the turnover of staff.

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services tracks information around emergency department and hospital visits for residents of Nursing Homes.

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services tracks information around quality measures for residents of Nursing Homes.

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services tracks information around COVID-19 vaccination rates of Nursing Home residents and staff members.

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    Health and Fire Safety Deficiencies

    The Center for Medicare and Medicaid 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
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 F Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies Establish staff and initial training requirements.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 F Egress Deficiencies Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 D Egress Deficiencies Add doors in an exit area that do not require the use of a key from the exit side unless in case of special locking arrangements.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 E Smoke Deficiencies Provide properly protected cooking facilities.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 D Smoke Deficiencies Have approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
    2021-11-10 2021-12-08 D Smoke Deficiencies Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 F Smoke Deficiencies Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 F Miscellaneous Deficiencies Provide a written emergency evacuation plan.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 E Miscellaneous Deficiencies Have posted "No-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 F Miscellaneous Deficiencies To conduct inspection, testing and maintenance of fire doors by qualified individuals.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 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.
    2021-11-10 2022-02-22 E Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.
    2019-06-07 2019-08-23 D Egress Deficiencies Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.
    2019-06-07 2019-08-23 E Egress Deficiencies Add doors in an exit area that do not require the use of a key from the exit side unless in case of special locking arrangements.
    2019-06-07 2019-08-23 D Egress Deficiencies Install emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
    2019-06-07 2019-08-23 D Smoke Deficiencies Have a complete alarm system manually initiated and initiated by fire sprinkler system connection.
    2019-06-07 2019-08-23 E Miscellaneous Deficiencies To conduct inspection, testing and maintenance of fire doors by qualified individuals.
    2019-06-07 2019-08-23 D Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.
    2018-04-13 2018-05-25 D Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies Develop and maintain an Emergency Preparedness Program (EP).

    Health Safety Deficiencies

    Survey Date Correction Date Letter Category Description
    2023-03-20 2023-04-27 D 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.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 E Resident Rights Deficiencies Honor the resident's right to a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment, including but not limited to receiving treatment and supports for daily living safely.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 E 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.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide care and assistance to perform activities of daily living for any resident who is unable.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide enough food/fluids to maintain a resident's health.
    2022-02-01 2022-02-01 D Pharmacy Service Deficiencies Ensure that residents are free from significant medication errors.
    2022-02-01 2022-02-18 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.
    2022-02-01 2022-02-18 D Infection Control Deficiencies Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.
    2022-02-01 2022-02-18 D Infection Control Deficiencies Ensure staff are vaccinated for COVID-19
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 D Resident Rights Deficiencies Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 D Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Protect each resident from all types of abuse such as physical, mental, sexual abuse, physical punishment, and neglect by anybody.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 D Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Protect each resident from the wrongful use of the resident's belongings or money.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident’s preferences and goals.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 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.
    2021-11-19 2022-01-31 E Nursing and Physician Services Deficiencies Observe each nurse aide's job performance and give regular training.
    2019-05-31 2019-07-10 D Resident Rights Deficiencies Honor the resident's right to a dignified existence, self-determination, communication, and to exercise his or her rights.
    2019-05-31 2019-07-10 B Resident Rights Deficiencies Honor the resident's right to a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment, including but not limited to receiving treatment and supports for daily living safely.
    2019-05-31 2019-07-10 D Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Timely report suspected abuse, neglect, or theft and report the results of the investigation to proper authorities.
    2019-05-31 2019-07-10 D Resident Rights Deficiencies Permit a resident to return to the nursing home after hospitalization or therapeutic leave that exceeds bed-hold policy.
    2019-05-31 2019-07-10 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
    2019-05-31 2019-07-10 D Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Ensure therapeutic diets are prescribed by the attending physician and may be delegated to a registered or licensed dietitian, to the extent allowed by State law.
    2020-09-06 2020-09-17 D Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards.
    2020-09-06 2020-10-30 D Infection Control Deficiencies Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.
    2021-07-27 2021-09-03 D Resident Rights Deficiencies Honor the resident's right to a dignified existence, self-determination, communication, and to exercise his or her rights.
    2021-07-27 2021-09-03 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.
    2021-07-27 2021-09-03 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.
    2021-07-27 2021-09-03 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide the appropriate treatment and services to a resident who displays or is diagnosed with mental disorder or psychosocial adjustment difficulty, or who has a history of trauma and/or post-traumatic stress disorder.
    2020-10-30 2020-12-09 D Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Assess the resident completely in a timely manner when first admitted, and then periodically, at least every 12 months.
    2020-10-30 2020-12-09 G Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
    2020-10-30 2020-12-09 D Nursing and Physician Services Deficiencies Ensure that nurses and nurse aides have the appropriate competencies to care for every resident in a way that maximizes each resident's well being.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 D Resident Rights Deficiencies Honor the resident's right to a dignified existence, self-determination, communication, and to exercise his or her rights.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 E Resident Rights Deficiencies The resident has the right to receive notices in a format and a language he or she understands.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 D Resident Rights Deficiencies Allow residents to easily view the nursing home's survey results and communicate with advocate agencies.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 E Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Protect each resident from separation (from other residents, his/her room, or confinement to his/her room).
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 B Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 B Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies PASARR screening for Mental disorders or Intellectual Disabilities
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 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.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 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.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 E Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident’s preferences and goals.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 E Administration Deficiencies Conduct and document a facility-wide assessment to determine what resources are necessary to care for residents competently during both day-to-day operations and emergencies.
    2018-04-17 2018-05-25 D Infection Control Deficiencies Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.

    Fines

    Fine Date Fine Amount
    2020-02-13 $11,941
    2021-07-27 $8,037
    2021-11-19 $12,129

    What is in the Neighborhood

    General Area Overview
    • The closest city is Groton which is 1.8 miles away and has a population of 9,221 (very small town).
    • The average income is $65,844, which is high compared to other zip codes.
    • Weather
      • High Temperature: 75
      • Low Temperature: 34
      • Average Temperature: 54.1
      • Day Breakdown: The area gets 149 days of rain, 29 days of snow and 186 days of sun
      • Precipitation: 2.5 inches a year

    Health and Safety Overview
    • The crime rate is 4.22 per 100 people which is average compared to other cities.
      • Violent Crime: 1.43 incidents per 100 people
      • Property Crime: 1.37 incidents per 100 people
      • Drug-Related Crime: 1.04 incidents per 100 people
    • The average life expectancy in zip code is 79.58 years old, which is high compared to other zip codes.
    • Air Quality: Good Days 161.0, Moderate Days 20.0, Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Days 0.0, Unhealthy Days 0.0, Very Unhealthy Days 0.0, Hazardous Days 0.0

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    Supermarkets

    Aldi
    0.7 miles away
    Stop & Shop
    1.9 miles away
    Fiddleheads Food Co-op
    3.0 miles away
    Commissary
    3.9 miles away
    ShopRite
    4.3 miles away

    Transportation

    Thames River Water Taxi - Thames Street Landing/Fort Griswold
    2.2 miles away
    Thames River Water Taxi - Fort Trumbull
    2.5 miles away
    Thames River Water Taxi - New London City Pier
    2.6 miles away
    Fishers Island Ferry District - New London Terminal
    2.6 miles away
    Viking Fleet Ferry
    2.6 miles away

    Bus Stations

    Foxwoods Casino
    9.8 miles away
    Westerly Town Hall
    11.3 miles away
    Westerly Train Station
    11.4 miles away
    Grove and Wilcox
    11.5 miles away
    High and Grove
    11.6 miles away

    Banks

    Citizens Bank
    0.5 miles away
    Charter Oak Federal Credit Union
    0.8 miles away
    Liberty Bank
    0.9 miles away
    Navy Federal Credit Union
    3.6 miles away
    CorePlus Credit Union
    3.7 miles away

    Hospitals

    Lawrence+Memorial Hospital
    3.1 miles away
    Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center
    7.1 miles away
    Westerly Hospital
    11.3 miles away
    William W. Backus Hospital
    13.7 miles away
    Shoreline Medical Center
    20.8 miles away

    Pharmacies

    Walgreens
    1.1 miles away
    CVS Pharmacy
    4.2 miles away
    Walmart Pharmacy
    6.1 miles away
    CVS
    7.9 miles away
    Pequot Pharmaceutical Network
    8.6 miles away

    Dentists

    Family Dentistry
    4.2 miles away
    575
    4.4 miles away
    Waterford Dental Health
    4.6 miles away
    Affinity Dental Center
    10.1 miles away
    Norwich Smiles Family Dentistry
    12.2 miles away

    Parks

    Burrows Field
    0.3 miles away
    Fitch Middle
    0.5 miles away
    Bluff Point State Park
    0.6 miles away
    Kiely Property
    0.7 miles away
    Birch Plain Creek Open Space
    0.7 miles away

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    Shopping

    Crystal Mall
    5.5 miles away
    Tanger Outlets Foxwoods
    9.9 miles away

    Culture

    Expressiones
    2.7 miles away
    Hygienic Art
    2.7 miles away
    Marquee Gallery
    2.7 miles away
    Garde Arts Center
    3.0 miles away
    Frank A. Leamy Hall
    3.5 miles away

    Restaurants

    The Spot
    0.1 miles away
    Midway Pizza
    0.4 miles away
    Kyoto Sushi
    0.6 miles away
    Koto Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar
    1.0 miles away
    The Rolling Tomato
    1.0 miles away

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