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Life Care Center Of East Ridge in Chattanooga, TN

Life Care Center Of East Ridge is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee (Hamilton county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Life Care Center Of East Ridge includes: Pricing, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Rehab Ratings, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 108 beds and a daily average of 58.6 residents (which would leave,on average, 49 beds available). Life Care Center Of East Ridge participates in Medicare and are classified as a For profit - Corporation ownership. They offer residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Life Care Center Of East Ridge received an overall rating from CMS of 3 stars compared to the TN average of 3.22 and a National average of 3.32. Ratings from residents, family members, and visitors to our site are available below. We also recommend giving them a call to address any additional senior care, nursing care, and rehab questions you may have after reviewing their Nursing Home Site profile.

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Nursing Home:
Life Care Center Of East Ridge
Business Name:
East Ridge Snf Operations, Llc
CMS ID:
445528
Street Address:
1502 MCDONALD ROAD
City:
Chattanooga
State:
Tennessee
Zip Code:
37412
CMS Rating:
3 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare
Ownership:
For profit - Corporation
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
Continuing Care:
No

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They are located at the following address: 1502 Mcdonald Road in Chattanooga Tennessee 37412.
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They can be reached by phone at (423) 894-1254.




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According to our latest records from CMS, the average daily amount billed by Life Care Center Of East Ridge to Medicare is $550.27 per day (compared to a Tennessee average of $663) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $335.91 per day. Some accept this as payment in full. Coinsurance and other forms of Medicare and insurance can often help cover most, if not all, of the rest. It is worth mentioning that Medicare pays for what they deem as 'medically necessary' skilled nursing care. You can learn more Here.

Please note that the pricing above is the average billed to Medicare. Each person and case is unique. (Supplemental Insurance / Medicare Advantage Plans, single or double rooms, etc). If you are interested in this facility you should contact Life Care Center Of East Ridge directly for exact pricing and what options are available for you or your loved one's personal care needs.

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Medicare participation for Life Care Center Of East Ridge began on Jun 13, 2017.


Services Provided by Life Care Center Of East Ridge include:
Blood Admin, Clinical Labs, Dental Care, Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Podiatry, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Qualified Activities, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 0
Financial Year End: 07-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): CAHABA GBA (TN)
CMS Regional Office: Atlanta
Area: Urban
Multi-Facility Name: Life Care Centers of America

General Information Icon Staff Size

Life Care Center Of East Ridge provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
64.2 minutes
LPN / LVN
52.8 minutes
CNA
157.8 minutes

Weekend Staffing

Total RN Weekend Hours:
0.5779 hours
Total Weekend Nursing:
3.73941 hours

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.95 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 14.7 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 Life Care Center Of East Ridge. Read how FTE is defined.

Administration
6.65
CNAs
4.91
Dietitians
1.14
Food Service
6.07
Housekeeping
6.59
LPN / LVN
5.25
Medical Director
0.11
Mental Health
0.03
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
1.7
OT Assistant
0.49
Other Staff
2.37
Pharmacist
0.06
Physical Therapist
0.84
Qualified Activities
2.27
RNs
1.9
Social Worker
1.11
Speech Pathology
0.39
General Information Icon COVID-19 Vaccine Information
Residents who completed primary Covid-19 vaccine
65.1%
Staff who completed primary Covid-19 vaccine
85.0%
Residents up-to-date on Covid-19 Boosters
9.5%
Staff up-to-date on Covid-19 boosters
Not Listed
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Overall Rating: 3 stars 3 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 3 stars 3 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 4 stars 4 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 3 stars 3 star quality measures rating

Long Term Stay Rating: stars  star rn staff rating

Short Term Stay Rating: 3 stars 3 star rn staff rating


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Chattanooga:
Siskin Subacute West


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

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Life Care Center Of East Ridge in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee has 108 beds compared to the Tennessee average of 114.78 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had a daily average of 58.6 residents compared to the TN average of 79 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 54.26% daily average occupancy rate compared to the Tennessee average of 68.83% and a national average of 81.38%.


Life Care Center Of East Ridge's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    3 stars compared to the TN average of 3.22 and a National average of 3.32.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the TN average of 2.9 and a National average of 2.77.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    4 stars compared to the TN average of 2.82 and a National average of 3.14.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    3 stars compared to the TN average of 3.52 and a National average of 3.62.
  5. Long Term Stay Rating:
    stars compared to the TN average of 3.14 and a National average of 3.33.
  6. Short Term Stay Rating:
    stars compared to the TN average of 3.5 and a National average of 3.12.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 2.67 for Life Care Center Of East Ridge versus the TN average of 2.73 and a national average of 3.20.

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Contact Info Icon CMS Quality Reporting This section offers a snapshot of key quality measures for skilled nursing facilities, highlighting care effectiveness, readmission rates, and resident well-being to help you make informed decisions about nursing care.

Rate of functional assessment and goal setting in treatment plans.

Value: 99.1%


Unadjusted rate of potentially preventable readmissions.

Value: 6.54


Risk-standardized rate of preventable readmissions.

Value: 8.40


Observed rate of discharge to community.

Value: 68.23%


Risk-standardized rate of discharge to community.

Value: 69.33%


Medicare Spending Per Beneficiary (MSPB) score for SNF residents.

Value: 1.01


Rate of medication review and follow-up for residents.

Value: 98.4%


Rate of SNF residents experiencing falls with major injury.

Value: 0.3%


Observed change in self-care score.

Value: 10.0


Observed change in mobility score.

Value: 20.2


Rate of residents at or above expected self-care ability at discharge.

Value: 51.2%


Rate of residents at or above expected mobility level at discharge.

Value: 43.9%


Rate of new or worsened pressure ulcers/injuries.

Value: 3.5%


Observed rate of healthcare-associated infections leading to hospitalization.

Value: 4.00%


Rate of COVID-19 vaccination among SNF healthcare personnel.

Value: 86.0%


Rate of flu vaccination among healthcare personnel.

Value: 43.8%


Contact Info Icon Resident details and Quality of Care

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

Resident Type: Short Stay

Observed Value: 23.40 (This is the actual score observed for the measure.)

Expected Value: 22.85 (This score is what we would typically expect given the standard conditions and models.)


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

Resident Type: Short Stay

Observed Value: 11.91 (This is the actual score observed for the measure.)

Expected Value: 9.50 (This score is what we would typically expect given the standard conditions and models.)


Measure Description: Number of hospitalizations per 1000 long-stay resident days

Resident Type: Long Stay

Observed Value: 0.00 (This is the actual score observed for the measure.)

Expected Value: 0.00 (This score is what we would typically expect given the standard conditions and models.)


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

Resident Type: Long Stay

Observed Value: 0.00 (This is the actual score observed for the measure.)

Expected Value: 0.00 (This score is what we would typically expect given the standard conditions and models.)


Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Life Care Center Of East Ridge
OrganizationRole
Preston, Forrest5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Life Care Centers Of America, Inc.Operational/managerial Control
Cross, CindyOfficer
Thurmond, JoanOfficer
Hubbartt, RobertManaging Employee
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