Search by City, Name, Zip, etc

Lutheran Retirement Home in Northwood, IA

Lutheran Retirement Home is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Northwood, Iowa (Worth county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Lutheran Retirement Home includes: Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

Nursing Home Activities Image 2

They have 60 beds and 46 residents (which would leave 14 beds available). Lutheran Retirement Home participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a Non profit - Church related ownership. They offer residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Lutheran Retirement Home received an overall rating from CMS of 5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.55 and a National average of 3.31. 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.

Resident Ratings Wellness Area Map Staffing Medicare Ratings Comparison


Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Resident, Visitor, CMS Ratings
How would you rate your overall experience with:

Lutheran Retirement Home?

Select a star to begin leaving your rating

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


Additional Pages about Lutheran Retirement Home:
Inspections Penalties Directions


Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Lutheran Retirement Home Profile Overview
Nursing Home:
Lutheran Retirement Home
Business Name:
Lutheran Retirement Home Inc.
CMS ID:
165485
Street Address:
701 NINTH STREET NORTH
City:
Northwood
State:
Iowa
Zip Code:
50459
CMS Rating:
5 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Non profit - Church related
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
No
Continuing Care:
No

Profile Links for Lutheran Retirement Home:
Inspections Penalties Directions Medicare Ratings Staffing Comparison Senior Care Glossary

Contact Info Icon Phone, Directions, and Map

They are located at the following address: 701 Ninth Street North in Northwood Iowa 50459.
Looking for directions or wish to see the surrounding area? Follow this link: Maps and Directions.
They can be reached by phone at (641) 324-1712.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

Review Icon Prices and Length of Stay

The average length of stay at Lutheran Retirement Home is approximately 20.7 days. (this may include both short and long-term care (LTC) visits).

Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Health and Demographics

The average age at Lutheran Retirement Home is approximately 83 years old.



Percentage of patients at Lutheran Retirement Home with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
40%
Alzheimer's
36%
Asthma
12%
Cancer
20%
CHF
68%
COPD
20%
Depression
24%
Diabetes
32%
Osteoporosis
20%
RA or OA
52%
Schizophrenia
16%
Stroke
16%

Resources Senior Care Dictionary Inspections Penalties Directions

Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Lutheran Retirement Home began on May 01, 2003.

Special care beds for patients with Alzheimer's are available.


Services Provided by Lutheran Retirement Home include:
Blood Admin, Clinical Labs, Dental Care, Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Physician Extender, Podiatry, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Social Services, Therapeutic Qualified Activities, Vocational Services, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 0
Medicaid ID: 0802355
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): CAHABA
CMS Regional Office: Kansas City
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 60
Alzheimer's Beds: 12

General Information Icon Staff Size

Lutheran Retirement Home provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
26.4 minutes
LPN / LVN
34.8 minutes
CNA
162 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.02 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 2.4 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 Lutheran Retirement Home. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
0.91
Administration
3.2
CNAs
24.82
Food Service
8.39
Housekeeping
1.84
LPN / LVN
6.53
Nurse Admin
0.86
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
0.11
OT Assistant
0.39
Other Staff
14.07
Physical Therapist
0.21
PT Assistant
0.59
Qualified Activities
0.91
RNs
2.13
Social Worker
0.96
Speech Pathology
0.19
Ratings Icon Medicare and Medicaid Ratings

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: 5 stars 5 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 5 stars 5 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 4 stars 4 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 5 stars 5 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 4 stars 4 star rn staff rating


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

See How the Overall Rating is CalculatedView Iowa's Top Lists View All Northwood Nursing Homes Ratings Icon Ratings Comparison
Seniors in a Group Circle

Lutheran Retirement Home in NORTHWOOD, Iowa has 60 beds compared to the Iowa average of 70.38 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 46 residents compared to the IA average of 53.29 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 76.67% occupancy rate compared to the Iowa average of 75.72% and a national average of 81.38%.


Lutheran Retirement Home's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.55 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 2.79 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    4 stars compared to the IA average of 3.6 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.94 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    4 stars compared to the IA average of 3.96 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 4.6 for Lutheran Retirement Home versus the IA average of 3.57 and a national average of 3.20.

You may also be interested in seeing how their inspections and penalties (fines and payment denials) match up with others at the following links:

Inspection Results Penalty Enforcements

Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Visual / Graphical Comparisons for Lutheran Retirement Home
Number of Residents:
LUTHERAN RETIREMENT HOME 46 vs. IA 53.29 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
LUTHERAN RETIREMENT HOME 60 vs. IA 70.38 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
LUTHERAN RETIREMENT HOME 4.6 vs. IA 3.568 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
LUTHERAN RETIREMENT HOME 5 vs. IA 3.55 vs. National 3.04
Review Icon Compare Lutheran Retirement Home

Compare Northwood Iowa Nursing Homes and Facilities


There are 12 Cities within 30 miles of 50459 Northwood, IA with Skilled Nursing Facilities

Buffalo Center Clear Lake Forest City Lake Mills Manly Mason City Nora Springs Northwood Osage Rockwell Saint Ansgar Stacyville

Search Nursing Homes and SNFs by State

Click to Browse by State or View Nursing Homes in Iowa


Learn more about Lutheran Retirement Home

Inspection Results Penalty Enforcements Maps and Directions


Still looking for the right senior care match? Please consider trying our custom search box below. We also offer listings for assisted living facilities, home health care and aides, adult day care services, and more. Search by city, zip code, services, required care (alzheimer's, hospice, dialysis, etc) or any other key term you are interested in. Thanks for stopping by!


Our Profiles are long!
Here are a few links to sections you may have missed or wish to review again:

Resident Ratings Wellness Area Map Staffing Medicare Ratings Comparison


Find our profile for Lutheran Retirement Home? Consider sharing it!
Facebook Twitter Pinterest


Or perhaps you'd like to view all Nursing Homes in Northwood or Iowa:
Nursing Homes Iowa Northwood