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The Bridges At Ankeny in Ankeny, IA

The Bridges At Ankeny is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Ankeny, Iowa (Polk county). The Nursing Home Site profile for The Bridges At Ankeny includes: Visiting / Business Hours, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.


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They have 70 beds and a daily average of 48.3 residents (which would leave,on average, 21 beds available). The Bridges At Ankeny participates in Medicare and Medicaid 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.


The Bridges At Ankeny received an overall rating from CMS of 4 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 The Bridges At Ankeny to see what their current protocols for visiting and placement appointments are.

Question Mark Icon The Bridges At Ankeny COVID-19 Info

The first confirmed case of COVID-19 amongst residents for The Bridges At Ankeny was Week 15 - Aug 30.
In total, which is not necessarily a number of currently infected patients, 2 resident cases and 6 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.


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Covid-19 Cases for: Week 29 - Dec 6
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
2
New Weekly Staff Cases:
1
Overall Total Staff Cases:
6

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 28 - Nov 29
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
2
New Weekly Staff Cases:
0
Overall Total Staff Cases:
5

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 27 - Nov 22
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
2
New Weekly Staff Cases:
1
Overall Total Staff Cases:
5

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 26 - Nov 15
New Weekly Resident Cases:
0
Overall Total Resident Cases:
2
New Weekly Staff Cases:
1
Overall Total Staff Cases:
4

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CMS Logo Overall Rating: 4/5 (Full Ratings Below)


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Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon The Bridges At Ankeny Profile Overview
Nursing Home:
The Bridges At Ankeny
Business Name:
Hawkeye Estates Llc
CMS ID:
165616
Street Address:
3510 NORTHWEST ABILENE ROAD
City:
Ankeny
State:
Iowa
Zip Code:
50023
CMS Rating:
4 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
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: 3510 Northwest Abilene Road in Ankeny Iowa 50023.
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They can be reached by phone at (515) 963-9815.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

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Medicare and Medicaid participation for The Bridges At Ankeny began on Nov 18, 2016.


Services Provided by The Bridges At Ankeny include:
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: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): WPS (IOWA)
CMS Regional Office: Kansas City
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 70

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The Bridges At Ankeny provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
81 minutes
LPN / LVN
54 minutes
CNA
192 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 2.25 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 10.62 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 The Bridges At Ankeny. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
1.57
Administration
3.03
CNAs
23.95
Dietitians
0.14
Food Service
6.8
Housekeeping
3.23
LPN / LVN
9.03
Medical Director
0.84
Nurse Admin
3.61
Nursing Director
1.03
Occ. Therapist
2.4
OT Assistant
1.16
Other Staff
3.52
Pharmacist
0.04
Physical Therapist
2.11
PT Assistant
1.2
Qualified Activities
1.69
RNs
5.19
Social Worker
1.63
Speech Pathology
0.84
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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: 4 stars 4 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 2 stars 2 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 5 stars 5 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 5 stars 5 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating

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

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


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

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The Bridges At Ankeny in ANKENY, Iowa has 70 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 48.3 residents compared to the IA average of 49.91 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 69% daily average occupancy rate compared to the Iowa average of 72.31% and a national average of 81.38%.


The Bridges At Ankeny's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    4 stars compared to the IA average of 3.42 and a National average of 3.32.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    2 stars compared to the IA average of 2.82 and a National average of 2.77.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.57 and a National average of 3.14.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.68 and a National average of 3.62.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.7 and a National average of 3.15.
  6. Long Term Stay Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.37 and a National average of 3.33.
  7. Short Term Stay Rating:
    5 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 4.43 for The Bridges At Ankeny 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 The Bridges At Ankeny
Number of Residents:
THE BRIDGES AT ANKENY 48.3 vs. IA 49.91 vs. National 86.40
Number of Beds:
THE BRIDGES AT ANKENY 70 vs. IA 69.02 vs. National 106.16
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
THE BRIDGES AT ANKENY 4.43 vs. IA 3.3614285714286 vs. National 3.20
CMS Overall Rating:
THE BRIDGES AT ANKENY 4 vs. IA 3.42 vs. National 3.32
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for The Bridges At Ankeny
OrganizationRole
Stephen R Grubb Construction Inc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Grubb, John5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Johnson, Douglas5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Juckette, Linda5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Lynch, DianeOperational/managerial Control