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St John Specialty Care Center in Mars, PA

St John Specialty Care Center is a larger-sized nursing home facility in Mars, Pennsylvania (Butler county). The Nursing Home Site profile for St John Specialty Care Center includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 300 beds and 178 residents (which would leave 122 beds available). St John Specialty Care Center 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.


St John Specialty Care Center received an overall rating from CMS of 5 stars compared to the PA average of 3.29 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.

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Nursing Home:
St John Specialty Care Center
Business Name:
St. John Lutheran Care Center
CMS ID:
395164
Street Address:
P O BOX 928 500 WITTENBERG WAY
City:
Mars
State:
Pennsylvania
Zip Code:
16046
CMS Rating:
5 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Non profit - Corporation
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
No
Continuing Care:
Yes

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They are located at the following address: P O Box 928 500 Wittenberg Way in Mars Pennsylvania 16046.
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They can be reached by phone at (724) 625-1571.
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 St John Specialty Care Center is approximately 23.9 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 St John Specialty Care Center to Medicare is $849.64 per day (compared to a Pennsylvania average of $726.80) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $434.44 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 St John Specialty Care Center 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 St John Specialty Care Center is approximately 78 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 42 men and 56 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at St John Specialty Care Center with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
30.612%
Alzheimer's
50%
Asthma
26.531%
Cancer
16.327%
CHF
56.122%
COPD
34.694%
Depression
58.163%
Diabetes
58.163%
Hyperlipidemia
65.306%
IHD
64.286%
Osteoporosis
15.306%
RA or OA
59.184%
Schizophrenia
13.265%
Stroke
21.429%

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Medicare and Medicaid participation for St John Specialty Care Center began on Jan 26, 1967.

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

Special care beds for patients needing ventilators or respirators are available.


Services Provided by St John Specialty Care Center include:
Dental Care, Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Physician Extender, Podiatry, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Qualified Activities, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 0
Medicaid ID: 1007389300003
Financial Year End: 06-30
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): BLUE CROSS (WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA)
CMS Regional Office: Philadelphia
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 300
Alzheimer's Beds: 68
Ventilator Beds: 60
Multi-Facility Name: Lutheran Senior Life

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St John Specialty Care Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
76.8 minutes
LPN / LVN
26.4 minutes
CNA
166.8 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.72 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 5.82 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 St John Specialty Care Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
5.8
Administration
22.76
CNAs
94.86
Dentists
0.23
Dietitians
2.29
Food Service
30.58
Housekeeping
26.71
LPN / LVN
16.79
Medical Director
0.26
Mental Health
0.74
Nurse Training
2.29
Nurse Admin
11.04
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
2.46
OT Aide
1.11
OT Assistant
3.03
Other Staff
10.28
Pharmacist
0.09
Physical Therapist
2.17
Physician
0.41
Physician Ext.
0.31
Podiatrist
0.13
PT Aide
1.61
PT Assistant
3.41
Qualified Activities
1.14
RNs
34.61
Social Worker
4.4
Speech Pathology
2.19
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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: 5 stars 5 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: 5 stars 5 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating


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

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St John Specialty Care Center in MARS, Pennsylvania has 300 beds compared to the Pennsylvania average of 126.76 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 178 residents compared to the PA average of 106.49 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 59.33% occupancy rate compared to the Pennsylvania average of 84.01% and a national average of 81.38%.


St John Specialty Care Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    5 stars compared to the PA average of 3.29 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the PA average of 2.8 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    4 stars compared to the PA average of 2.94 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the PA average of 3.95 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the PA average of 3.51 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 4.4 for St John Specialty Care Center versus the PA average of 3.30 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
ST JOHN SPECIALTY CARE CENTER 178 vs. PA 106.49 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
ST JOHN SPECIALTY CARE CENTER 300 vs. PA 126.76 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
ST JOHN SPECIALTY CARE CENTER 4.4 vs. PA 3.298 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
ST JOHN SPECIALTY CARE CENTER 5 vs. PA 3.29 vs. National 3.04
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OrganizationRole
Lutheran SeniorlifeOperational/managerial Control
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