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Northern Mahaska Specialty Care in Oskaloosa, IA

Northern Mahaska Specialty Care is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Oskaloosa, Iowa (Mahaska county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Northern Mahaska Specialty Care includes: Pricing, Visiting / Business Hours, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.


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They have 79 beds and a daily average of 67.4 residents (which would leave,on average, 11 beds available). Northern Mahaska Specialty Care participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a Non profit - Corporation ownership. They offer residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Northern Mahaska Specialty Care received an overall rating from CMS of 3 stars compared to the IA average of 3.42 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 Northern Mahaska Specialty Care to see what their current protocols for visiting and placement appointments are.

Question Mark Icon Northern Mahaska Specialty Care COVID-19 Info

The first confirmed case of COVID-19 amongst residents for Northern Mahaska Specialty Care was Week 17 - Sep 13.
In total, which is not necessarily a number of currently infected patients, 3 resident cases and 15 staff cases of confirmed COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) according to reporting from CMS. In our most recent data (Week 29 - which ended on: Dec 6) they reported 0 new cases.


Click to view Oskaloosa and Northern Mahaska Specialty Care COVID-19 Weekly Totals

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 29 - Dec 6
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
3
New Weekly Staff Cases:
0
Overall Total Staff Cases:
15

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 28 - Nov 29
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
3
New Weekly Staff Cases:
1
Overall Total Staff Cases:
15

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 27 - Nov 22
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
3
New Weekly Staff Cases:
5
Overall Total Staff Cases:
14

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 26 - Nov 15
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
3
New Weekly Staff Cases:
2
Overall Total Staff Cases:
9

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CMS Logo Overall Rating: 3/5 (Full Ratings Below)


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Nursing Home:
Northern Mahaska Specialty Care
Business Name:
Care Initiatives
CMS ID:
165274
Street Address:
2401 CRESTVIEW DRIVE
City:
Oskaloosa
State:
Iowa
Zip Code:
52577
CMS Rating:
3 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Non 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: 2401 Crestview Drive in Oskaloosa Iowa 52577.
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They can be reached by phone at (641) 673-3000.
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 Northern Mahaska Specialty Care is approximately 27.7 days. (this may include both short and long-term care (LTC) visits).

According to our latest records from CMS, the average daily amount billed by Northern Mahaska Specialty Care to Medicare is $509.45 per day (compared to a Iowa average of $663.45) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $355.18 per day (after any deductible and coinsurance). 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 Northern Mahaska Specialty Care directly for exact pricing and what options are available for you or your loved one's personal care needs.

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The average age at Northern Mahaska Specialty Care is approximately 84 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 17 men and 35 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Northern Mahaska Specialty Care with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
17%
Alzheimer's
29%
Asthma
17%
Cancer
10%
CHF
46%
COPD
21%
Depression
48%
Diabetes
31%
Hyperlipidemia
52%
IHD
46%
Osteoporosis
8%
RA or OA
50%
Schizophrenia
12%
Stroke
15%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Northern Mahaska Specialty Care began on Apr 05, 1996.


Services Provided by Northern Mahaska Specialty Care include:
Dental Care, Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Podiatry, Physical Therapy, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Social Services, Therapeutic Qualified Activities

Ownership Changes: 0
Medicaid ID: 0808220
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): WPS (IOWA)
CMS Regional Office: Kansas City
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 63

General Information Icon Staff Size

Northern Mahaska Specialty Care provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
24.6 minutes
LPN / LVN
39 minutes
CNA
124.2 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.06 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 1.2 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 Northern Mahaska Specialty Care. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
0.26
Administration
1.14
CNAs
16.83
Dietitians
0.23
Food Service
5.23
Housekeeping
3.9
LPN / LVN
5.45
Medical Director
0.36
Medication Tech
7.27
Mental Health
0.23
Nurse Training
0.46
Nurse Admin
0.57
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
0.4
OT Assistant
1.77
Physical Therapist
0.39
Physician
0.36
Podiatrist
0.03
PT Assistant
2.04
Qualified Activities
1.14
RNs
2.4
Social Services
0.57
Speech Pathology
0.14
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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: 3 stars 3 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 3 stars 3 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 3 stars 3 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 4 stars 4 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 3 stars 3 star rn staff rating

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

Short Term Stay Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Oskaloosa:
Oskaloosa Care Center


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

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Northern Mahaska Specialty Care in OSKALOOSA, Iowa has 79 beds compared to the Iowa average of 69.02 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had a daily average of 67.4 residents compared to the IA average of 49.91 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 85.32% daily average occupancy rate compared to the Iowa average of 72.31% and a national average of 81.38%.


Northern Mahaska Specialty Care's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    3 stars compared to the IA average of 3.42 and a National average of 3.32.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the IA average of 2.82 and a National average of 2.77.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    3 stars compared to the IA average of 3.57 and a National average of 3.14.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    4 stars compared to the IA average of 3.68 and a National average of 3.62.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to the IA average of 3.7 and a National average of 3.15.
  6. Long Term Stay Rating:
    3 stars compared to the IA average of 3.37 and a National average of 3.33.
  7. Short Term Stay Rating:
    3 stars compared to the IA average of 2.97 and a National average of 3.12.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.43 for Northern Mahaska Specialty Care versus the IA average of 3.36 and a national average of 3.20.

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Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Visual / Graphical Comparisons for Northern Mahaska Specialty Care
Number of Residents:
NORTHERN MAHASKA SPECIALTY CARE 67.4 vs. IA 49.91 vs. National 86.40
Number of Beds:
NORTHERN MAHASKA SPECIALTY CARE 79 vs. IA 69.02 vs. National 106.16
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
NORTHERN MAHASKA SPECIALTY CARE 3.43 vs. IA 3.3614285714286 vs. National 3.20
CMS Overall Rating:
NORTHERN MAHASKA SPECIALTY CARE 3 vs. IA 3.42 vs. National 3.32
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Northern Mahaska Specialty Care
OrganizationRole
Care Initiatives5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Ackerson, StevenDirector
Beal, MichaelDirector
Conlon, RobertDirector
Edwards, StephanieDirector
Harmond, RonaldDirector
Northup, RonDirector
Schlepp, CharleenDirector
Dixon, DavidOfficer
Kuhn, JeramyOfficer
Yocum, MiriamOfficer
Clark, LesleyManaging Employee
Thompson, ZoeyManaging Employee
Wells Fargo Bank National Association5% Or Greater Mortgage Interest
Hospital Icon Hospitals near Northern Mahaska Specialty Care
Mahaska Health Partnership
1229 C Avenue East
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 672-3100
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