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Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community

1500 North Lowell Street, Ironwood, MI 49938

Based on 3 reviews


Services and Housing Options

Nursing Home

Estimated Pricing

Studio
Estimated $6,019

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(800) 780-8101

Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community Description

At Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community, we are committed to providing the highest quality of care possible. Our skilled and experienced staff offer a wide range of services, including physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapy, to help our residents regain lost abilities and function. Our comprehensive approach to care helps restore the quality of life to our residents and enables them to reach their full potential.

Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community is located 0.8 miles from Ironwood, a very small town with a population of 5,002. The community is in a lower-middle class neighborhood where the average income is $37,659, 72% of the country has a higher median income.

This community provides Nursing Home Care and has Studio apartments available. Studio apartments start at an estimated $6,019 a month, while the average cost of Nursing Home Care is $6,019 in Ironwood, $6,823 in MI, and $7,090 in the United States. These prices are estimated.

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Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

This nursing community has been given an overall rating of 3 out of 5 stars by The Center for Medicare and Medicaid receiving 3 stars on its health inspection, 4 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 5-star short-stay rating and a 4-star long-stay rating. Additionally, within its staffing rating, this facility received a 3 star registered nurse rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services on 12/13/95 and is run by a for profit organization. It is a large-sized nursing community with 65 nursing beds. Currently, there are 50 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 2.0 fines by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for a total of $68,040.00.

Staffing Metrics

This Facility
State Average

Reported Nurse Aide Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

2.19
2.06

Reported LPN Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

0.5
0.85

Reported RN Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

0.58
0.75

Reported Licensed Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

1.08
1.64

Reported Total Nurse Staffing Hours per Resident per Day

3.27
3.71

Reported Physical Therapist Staffing Hours per Resident Per Day

0.21
0.06

Long Stay Metrics

This Facility
State Average

Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers

8.82
7.69

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

98.43
97.7

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

98.23
97.4

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

3.66
2.62

Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms

1.08
1.99

Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight

10.4
7.13

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

13.16
17.82

Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication

18.18
12.32

Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained

0
0

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

6.61
23.05

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

15.48
13.43

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

4.62
1.08

Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection

1.72
2

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

42.67
49.35

Number of hospitalizations per 1000 long-stay resident days

0.86
1.65

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

1.83
1

Short Stay Metrics

This Facility
State Average

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

72.22
87.43

Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function

100
74.61

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

0
0.99

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

74
84.52

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

20.83
9.09

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

20.83
24.3

Healthcare Near Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community

Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community is close to a wide range of health providers including hospitals and pharmacies. The closest hospital is Aspirus Grand View Hospital which is 3.2 miles away. One pharmacy close by is Walgreens which is 0.8 miles away.

Surrounding Area

Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community is also close to a range of restaurants and parks. Looking to go out to eat or order takeout? Order pizza at Liberty Bell Chalet or Mexican at El Dorado's Mexican Restaurant. Looking for a park to relax at? Enjoy the outdoors at Gogebic County Fairgrounds, Curry Park, or Longyear Park.

Weather

Weather in the area consists of an average of 113 days of rain, 104 days of snow and 146 days of sun and the total precipitation is around 1.8 inches a year. The region reaches a high of 69°F in the summer and 16°F in the winter, with an average temp of 42.7°F throughout the year. The average humidity is 80.1%, with max winds averaging around 11.1 mph.

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Reviews

General Staff Rating
Based on 3 total reviews
Care Staff Rating
Based on 2 total reviews
Bruce Jackson
2020-03-19

5.0 rating


Whether delivering there for 12 years or visiting my Mother for these last 2 1/2 years the staff has always been very courteous, caring, and friendly. So thankful for all the people that work at these places!

Nicole Marie
2019-11-25

5.0 rating


Incredibly caring and attentive staff.

Gary Jackson
2018-12-21

5.0 rating


My mom has been a resident there for 15 months and I can't say enough about the great staff there.

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: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 E Egress Deficiencies Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 D Egress Deficiencies Install emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 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.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 E Smoke Deficiencies Provide properly protected cooking facilities.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 F Smoke Deficiencies Construct fire resistant interior walls.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 E Smoke Deficiencies Have a fire alarm with audible and visual signals that transmits the alarm automatically to notify emergency forces in event of fire.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 F Smoke Deficiencies Install an approved automatic sprinkler system.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 F Smoke Deficiencies Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 D Smoke Deficiencies Properly select, install, inspect, or maintain portable fire extinguishes.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 F Services Deficiencies Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 F Miscellaneous Deficiencies Have simulated fire drills held at unexpected times.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 F Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have power receptacles that are properly grounded.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 F Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 E Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 E Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas.

Survey Date: 2021-04-13

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-28 D Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Ensure that sources of ignition are removed from patients receiving respiratory therapy.

Survey Date: 2019-06-25

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-08-07 F Egress Deficiencies Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.

Survey Date: 2018-05-15

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F Egress Deficiencies Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.

Survey Date: 2018-05-15

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F Smoke Deficiencies Construct fire resistant interior walls.

Survey Date: 2018-05-15

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.

Health Safety Deficiencies

Survey Date: 2021-04-07

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-07 D Resident Rights Deficiencies Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.

Survey Date: 2021-04-07

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-07 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide appropriate pressure ulcer care and prevent new ulcers from developing.

Survey Date: 2021-04-07

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-07 E Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents.

Survey Date: 2021-04-07

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-07 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide enough food/fluids to maintain a resident's health.

Survey Date: 2021-04-07

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-07 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide safe and appropriate respiratory care for a resident when needed.

Survey Date: 2021-04-07

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-07 F Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards.

Survey Date: 2021-04-07

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2021-05-07 E Infection Control Deficiencies Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.

Survey Date: 2019-06-26

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-07-19 D Resident Rights Deficiencies Honor the resident's right to and the facility must promote and facilitate resident self-determination through support of resident choice.

Survey Date: 2019-06-26

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-07-19 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.

Survey Date: 2019-06-26

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-07-19 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide appropriate pressure ulcer care and prevent new ulcers from developing.

Survey Date: 2019-06-26

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-07-19 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide safe and appropriate respiratory care for a resident when needed.

Survey Date: 2019-06-26

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-07-19 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.

Survey Date: 2019-06-26

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-07-19 F Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards.

Survey Date: 2019-06-26

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-07-19 H Infection Control Deficiencies Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.

Survey Date: 2019-06-26

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2019-07-19 D Nursing and Physician Services Deficiencies Ensure nurse aides have the skills they need to care for residents, and give nurse aides education in dementia care and abuse prevention.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Resident Rights Deficiencies Honor the resident's right to organize and participate in resident/family groups in the facility.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Resident Rights Deficiencies Ensure residents have reasonable access to and privacy in their use of communication methods.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Protect each resident from the wrongful use of the resident's belongings or money.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Develop and implement policies and procedures to prevent abuse, neglect, and theft.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Timely report suspected abuse, neglect, or theft and report the results of the investigation to proper authorities.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Respond appropriately to all alleged violations.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 D Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Assess the resident when there is a significant change in condition

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E 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.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F Nursing and Physician Services Deficiencies Provide enough nursing staff every day to meet the needs of every resident; and have a licensed nurse in charge on each shift.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Pharmacy Service Deficiencies Provide pharmaceutical services to meet the needs of each resident and employ or obtain the services of a licensed pharmacist.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 D Pharmacy Service Deficiencies Ensure medication error rates are not 5 percent or greater.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Ensure menus must meet the nutritional needs of residents, be prepared in advance, be followed, be updated, be reviewed by dietician, and meet the needs of the resident.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Ensure food and drink is palatable, attractive, and at a safe and appetizing temperature.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 D Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Ensure each resident receives and the facility provides food prepared in a form designed to meet individual needs.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Ensure each resident receives and the facility provides food that accommodates resident allergies, intolerances, and preferences, as well as appealing options.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 E Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Ensure meals and snacks are served at times in accordance with resident’s needs, preferences, and requests. Suitable and nourishing alternative meals and snacks must be provided for residents who want to eat at non-traditional times or outside of scheduled meal times.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F 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.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F Infection Control Deficiencies Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.

Survey Date: 2018-05-18

Correction Date Letter Category Description
2018-06-25 F Environmental Deficiencies Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.

Supermarkets

Northwind Natural Foods Co-op

0.7 miles away

Pat's Foods

1.2 miles away

Super One Foods

1.4 miles away

Walmart Supercenter

2.2 miles away

Sunday Lake Supermarket

11.5 miles away

Banks

Chippewa Valley Bank

1.0 miles away

Gogebic Range Bank

5.9 miles away

First National Bank

6.5 miles away

Associated Bank

21.2 miles away

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