Both facilities outperformed others nationally in 16 of 18 quality indicators against national benchmarks.
Information provided by Frankie Gallagher, Director of Marketing and Community Relations at Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital.
Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital (HHMH) two Skilled Nursing (SNF) facilities, Wm. & Inez Mabie Southside and Mabie Northside received a five out of five star rating for their most recent review from the Centers for MediCare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Nursing Home Compare for a five star rating. Both SNFs outperformed other facilities nationally in 16 of 18 quality indicators against national benchmarks.
“We are thrilled to receive the five-star rating for the fifth year in a row, recognizing the excellent care we provide to our residents,” said Sherry Hua, RN, MSN, director of nursing for Skilled Nursing Facilities. “Our dedicated staff epitomizes excellence in patient care, compassion and quality. Their commitment to serving our residents is further heightened during the COVID-19 pandemic, keeping residents healthy and safe.
CMS’s five-star nursing home rating system is based on three parts or areas:
- Sanitary inspections
- Quality measures
A star rating is provided for each of these three sources, then these three ratings are combined to calculate an overall rating ranging from one star to five stars, with more stars indicating better quality.
Nursing Home Compare also includes information on the following:
- Five-star quality ratings of overall and individual star performance on health inspections, quality measures, and hours of care provided per resident by staff performing nursing duties.
- Sanctions against a retirement home.
For more information on the scoring system, go to: www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare
The two Mabie Skilled Nursing facilities have a combined total of 119 beds. They provide short-term and long-term specialized nursing care to people who need physical, speech-language or vocational rehabilitation services or who have serious or persistent health conditions, such as Alzheimer’s disease, that are too complicated to be cared for at home or in an assisted living facility. Mabie FNS also offers: medical, dental, optometric, podiatric, pharmaceutical, laboratory, radiology and dietary services, social services, psychotherapy, recreational activities, laundry services and end-of-care care. life or palliatives.