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Bigfork Valley Communities in Bigfork, MN

Bigfork Valley Communities is a smaller-sized nursing home facility in Bigfork, Minnesota (Itasca county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Bigfork Valley Communities includes: Visiting / Business Hours, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.


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They have 40 beds and a daily average of 35.6 residents (which would leave,on average, 4 beds available). Bigfork Valley Communities participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a Government - Hospital district ownership. They offer both family and residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Bigfork Valley Communities received an overall rating from CMS of 2 stars compared to the MN average of 3.7 and a National average of 3.32. Ratings from residents, family members, and visitors to our site are available below. We encourage you to leave one of your own if you are familiar with their services. We also recommend giving them a call to address any additional senior and nursing care questions you may have after reviewing their Nursing Home Site profile.


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Due to COVID-19, many nursing homes have new procedures and changing (if any) visiting hours in place. As such we have temporarily removed any visiting hours we provide to avoid confusion. We advise calling Bigfork Valley Communities to see what their current protocols for visiting and placement appointments are.

Question Mark Icon Bigfork Valley Communities COVID-19 Info
Covid-19 Cases for: Week 29 - Dec 6
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
0
New Weekly Staff Cases:
1
Overall Total Staff Cases:
5

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 28 - Nov 29
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
0
New Weekly Staff Cases:
0
Overall Total Staff Cases:
4

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 27 - Nov 22
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
0
New Weekly Staff Cases:
0
Overall Total Staff Cases:
4

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 26 - Nov 15
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
0
New Weekly Staff Cases:
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Overall Total Staff Cases:
4

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CMS Logo Overall Rating: 2/5 (Full Ratings Below)


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Nursing Home:
Bigfork Valley Communities
Business Name:
Northern Itasca Hospital District
CMS ID:
245529
Street Address:
258 PINE TREE DRIVE, PO BOX 258
City:
Bigfork
State:
Minnesota
Zip Code:
56628
CMS Rating:
2 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Government - Hospital district
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Both Family And Residential Councils
Special Focus:
Continuing Care:
No

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They are located at the following address: 258 Pine Tree Drive, Po Box 258 in Bigfork Minnesota 56628.
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They can be reached by phone at (218) 743-1772.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

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The average length of stay at Bigfork Valley Communities is approximately 17.4 days. (this may include both short and long-term care (LTC) visits).

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The average age at Bigfork Valley Communities is approximately 84 years old.



Percentage of patients at Bigfork Valley Communities with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
17%
Alzheimer's
21%
Asthma
21%
Cancer
17%
CHF
33%
COPD
42%
Depression
25%
Diabetes
21%
Hyperlipidemia
50%
IHD
67%
Osteoporosis
4%
RA or OA
58%
Schizophrenia
8%
Stroke
13%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Bigfork Valley Communities began on May 01, 1988.


Services Provided by Bigfork Valley Communities include:
Dietary, Housekeeping, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Qualified Activities

Ownership Changes: 2
Medicaid ID: 048545405
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): NORIDIAN ADMIN SERVICES
CMS Regional Office: Chicago
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 47

General Information Icon Staff Size

Bigfork Valley Communities provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
62.4 minutes
LPN / LVN
30.6 minutes
CNA
204.6 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.55 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 2.94 minutes per day per resident (the national average is 6 minutes).


Additional Staffing can be viewed below. Each number represents a Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Employee of the type listed above it at Bigfork Valley Communities. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
4.66
Administration
1.29
CNAs
22.28
Dietitians
0.12
Food Service
5.86
Housekeeping
4.57
LPN / LVN
7.2
Medical Director
0.04
Medication Tech
1.49
Nurse Training
2.06
Nurse Admin
3.4
Nursing Director
1.29
Occ. Therapist
0.5
Pharmacist
0.57
Physical Therapist
0.11
Physician
0.06
PT Assistant
0.29
Qualified Activities
1.14
RNs
2.4
Social Worker
1.14
Speech Pathology
0.06
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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) does their best to provide a fair assessment of every Nursing Home, but please note these ratings are a snapshot in time.

Star ratings are often best used for basic comparisons and when deciding which facilities to visit. However, nothing beats actually visiting the nursing home yourself when possible.

Overall Rating: 2 stars 2 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 1 stars 1 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 5 stars 5 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 4 stars 4 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating

Long Term Stay Rating: 4 stars 4 star rn staff rating

Short Term Stay Rating: stars  star rn staff rating


Ratings are out of 5 with 5 being the best and 1 being the worst.

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Bigfork Valley Communities in BIGFORK, Minnesota has 40 beds compared to the Minnesota average of 75.3 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had a daily average of 35.6 residents compared to the MN average of 59.2 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 89% daily average occupancy rate compared to the Minnesota average of 78.62% and a national average of 81.38%.


Bigfork Valley Communities's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    2 stars compared to the MN average of 3.7 and a National average of 3.32.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    1 stars compared to the MN average of 2.74 and a National average of 2.77.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    5 stars compared to the MN average of 4.11 and a National average of 3.14.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    4 stars compared to the MN average of 4.03 and a National average of 3.62.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the MN average of 4.21 and a National average of 3.15.
  6. Long Term Stay Rating:
    4 stars compared to the MN average of 3.67 and a National average of 3.33.
  7. Short Term Stay Rating:
    4 stars compared to the MN average of 3.16 and a National average of 3.12.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.5 for Bigfork Valley Communities versus the MN average of 3.66 and a national average of 3.20.

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Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Visual / Graphical Comparisons for Bigfork Valley Communities
Number of Residents:
BIGFORK VALLEY COMMUNITIES 35.6 vs. MN 59.2 vs. National 86.40
Number of Beds:
BIGFORK VALLEY COMMUNITIES 40 vs. MN 75.3 vs. National 106.16
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
BIGFORK VALLEY COMMUNITIES 3.5 vs. MN 3.66 vs. National 3.20
CMS Overall Rating:
BIGFORK VALLEY COMMUNITIES 2 vs. MN 3.7 vs. National 3.32
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Bigfork Valley Communities
OrganizationRole
Collins, AnneDirector
Cook, GregoryDirector
Davidson, LinnetteDirector
Horton, ChristopherDirector
Huju, MatthewDirector
Krickhahn, JoannDirector
Lovdahl, MarieDirector
Porter, KennethDirector
Rounds, GeorgeDirector
Salmela, LarryDirector
Springer, KarenDirector
Watson, HeidiDirector
Saude, AaronOfficer
Hospital Icon Hospitals near Bigfork Valley Communities
Bigfork Valley Hospital
258 Pine Tree Drive Po Box 258
Bigfork, MN 56628
(218) 743-3177
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