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Wyoming Retirement Center
890 Us Hwy 20 South, Basin, WY 82410
Based on 21 reviews
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Services and Housing OptionsNursing Home
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To Reach a Resident(307) 568-2431
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Wyoming Retirement Center DescriptionThe WRC is a skilled nursing facility that provides care to residents with mental health, dementia and medical needs. The goal of the WRC is to stabilize and help residents reach their highest functional level. The Western Rangeland Center is situated in the picturesque town of Basin, at the base of Wyoming's Big Horn Mountains. Basin is a quaint town situated 30 miles north of Worland on US Highway 20. Just 10 miles south of Greybull, Basin makes the perfect pit stop for travelers looking to explore all that Wyoming has to offer. Community groups, churches, and individual volunteers all work together to provide residents with much needed services. The beautiful 47-acre grounds at WRC, near the Big Horn River, offer a stunning location for any event.
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ServicesWyoming Retirement Center offers a wide range of services to its residents. Residents can enjoy meals prepared in the on-site dining room, as well as recreational activities organized by the center's staff. For those seeking spiritual guidance, the center also offers religious services. In addition, the center provides personal trust accounts, laundry services, and hair care and grooming.
physical, occupational and speech therapy
skilled nursing care
Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesThis nursing community has been given an overall rating of 2 out of 5 stars by The Center for Medicare and Medicaid receiving 3 stars on its health inspection, 1 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 09/12/84 and is run by a government organization. It is a large-sized nursing community with 90 nursing beds. Currently, there are 64 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 ServicesThe facility has had 1 substantiated complaints reported in the last 3 years that resulted in a citation.
Overall RatingsThe Wyoming Retirement Center is a nursing home with a 2-star overall rating, the second lowest possible. It is in the bottom 40% of facilities in terms of overall rating and slightly lower than the state average. The nursing home has a 1-star quality rating, which is the lowest possible. It also ranks in the bottom 10% of facilities in terms of quality rating and slightly lower than the state average for this category. However, it fares better in terms of health inspection rating, falling into the top half of facilities with a slightly higher than average score compared to other homes in Wyoming.
Staff RatingsThe Wyoming Retirement Center is a nursing home with a 4-star staff rating, the second highest possible. The nursing home is in the top 40% of facilities in terms of nursing aid staffing hours per resident per day. However, the nursing aid staffing hours per resident per day is slightly lower than the state average. The nursing home is also in the bottom 10% of facilities in terms of LPN staffing hours per resident per day and these hours are also slightly lower than the state average. On the other hand, The Wyoming Retirement Center is in the top 30% of facilities in terms of RN staffing hours per resident per day and these are only slightly lower than the state average. Finally, The Wyoming Retirement Center is in the bottom 20% of facilities in terms of licensed staffing hours per resident per day and these are lower than the state average. The physical therapists at The Wyoming Retirement Center make up the bottom 10% of all physical therapist staffing hours per resident per day, but these hours are still slightly higher than the state average.
Covid DataThe Wyoming Retirement Center is a nursing home located in the bottom half of facilities in terms of resident vaccination rate. The resident vaccination rate is slightly lower than the state average, coming in at 87.8%. This puts the retirement center in the bottom 20% of facilities statewide. The staff vaccination rate is also lower than average, sitting at 70.4%. However, this places the center in the top 40% of facilities when it comes to covid booster rate. The covid booster rate for Wyoming Retirement Center residents is 92.3%, which is higher than both the state and national averages.
Quality MeasuresThe nursing home is in the bottom 30% of facilities in terms of residents who lose too much weight. The nursing home is in the bottom 20% of facilities in terms of residents given Flu vaccine. The nursing home is in the top 20% of facilities in terms of residents given Pneumococcal vaccine.
Emergency and Hospitalization Quality MeasuresDespite the slightly higher than average hospitalizations per 1000 days, the Wyoming Retirement Center falls in the top half of nursing homes in terms of quality. And while outpatient emergency department visits are also slightly higher than the state average, they rank in the bottom 30% of facilities. So overall, this nursing home is still providing quality care to its residents.
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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.
|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|
|2021-05-05||2021-05-24||F||Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies||Establish emergency prep training and testing.|
|2021-05-05||2021-06-25||D||Egress Deficiencies||Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.|
|2019-06-12||2019-07-01||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.|
|2019-06-12||2019-07-01||D||Smoke Deficiencies||Provide properly protected cooking facilities.|
|2019-06-12||2019-07-01||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Ensure smoke barriers are constructed to a 1 hour fire resistance rating.|
|2019-06-12||2019-07-01||E||Services Deficiencies||Have elevators that firefighters can control in the event of a fire.|
|2018-04-25||2018-06-13||E||Egress Deficiencies||Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.|
|2018-04-25||2018-06-13||D||Egress Deficiencies||Install emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.|
|2018-04-25||2018-06-13||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.|
|2018-04-25||2018-06-13||E||Services Deficiencies||Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.|
|2018-04-25||2018-06-07||E||Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies||Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords.|
Health Safety Deficiencies
|Survey Date||Correction Date||Letter||Category||Description|
|2021-05-06||E||E||Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies||Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment.|
|2021-05-06||E||E||Pharmacy Service Deficiencies||Provide pharmaceutical services to meet the needs of each resident and employ or obtain the services of a licensed pharmacist.|
|2021-05-06||F||F||Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies||Employ sufficient staff with the appropriate competencies and skills sets to carry out the functions of the food and nutrition service, including a qualified dietician.|
|2021-05-06||F||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.|
|2020-10-02||D||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.|
|2019-06-13||E||E||Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies||Assess the resident when there is a significant change in condition|
|2019-06-13||D||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.|
|2019-06-13||D||D||Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies||Provide care and assistance to perform activities of daily living for any resident who is unable.|
|2019-06-13||D||D||Pharmacy Service Deficiencies||Provide pharmaceutical services to meet the needs of each resident and employ or obtain the services of a licensed pharmacist.|
|2019-06-13||D||D||Administration Deficiencies||Provide or obtain laboratory tests/services when ordered and promptly tell the ordering practitioner of the results.|
|2019-06-13||D||D||Infection Control Deficiencies||Implement a program that monitors antibiotic use.|
|2018-04-26||D||D||Resident Rights Deficiencies||Give residents notice of Medicaid/Medicare coverage and potential liability for services not covered.|
|2018-04-26||D||D||Resident Rights Deficiencies||Provide timely notification to the resident, and if applicable to the resident representative and ombudsman, before transfer or discharge, including appeal rights.|
|2018-04-26||D||D||Resident Rights Deficiencies||Notify the resident or the resident’s representative in writing how long the nursing home will hold the resident’s bed in cases of transfer to a hospital or therapeutic leave.|
|2018-04-26||D||D||Pharmacy Service Deficiencies||Provide pharmaceutical services to meet the needs of each resident and employ or obtain the services of a licensed pharmacist.|
|2018-04-26||D||D||Pharmacy Service Deficiencies||Ensure a licensed pharmacist perform a monthly drug regimen review, including the medical chart, following irregularity reporting guidelines in developed policies and procedures.|
|2018-04-26||D||D||Pharmacy Service Deficiencies||Ensure that residents are free from significant medication errors.|
|2018-04-26||D||D||Administration Deficiencies||Provide timely, quality laboratory services/tests to meet the needs of residents.|
|2018-04-26||E||E||Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies||Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards.|
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