• 16 MAR 21
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    5 Star Recognition

    5 Star Recognition

    BVCHD is proud to announce that our Skilled Nursing Facility received a 5-Star rating from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The 5-Star rating is the top rating that CMS awards to facilities based on the following criteria:

    • Health Inspections – The health inspection rating contains the 3 most recent health inspections and investigations due to complaints.  This information is gathered by trained, objective inspectors who go onsite to the nursing home and follow a specific process to determine the extent to which a nursing home has met Medicaid and Medicare’s minimum quality requirements.  The most recent survey findings are weighted more than the prior year.
    • Staffing – The staffing rating has information about the number of hours of care provided on average to each resident each day by nursing staff.  This rating considers differences in the levels of residents’ care need in each nursing home.  For example, a nursing home with residents who had more severe needs would be expected to have more nursing staff than a nursing home where the resident needs were not as high.
    • Quality Measures (QMs) – The quality measure rating has information on 15 different physical and clinical measures for nursing home residents.   The QMs offer information about how well nursing homes are caring for their residents’ physical and clinical needs.

    CMS created the Five-Star Quality Rating System to help consumers, their families, and caregivers compare nursing homes more easily and to help identify areas about which you may want to ask questions. BVCD is proud that in the midst of a global pandemic, we were able to provide the highest level of care to our SNF residents. Congratulations to the Skilled Nursing Staff on this amazing achievement.

    If you or someone you know if looking for Skilled Nursing care, please contact Samantha Wicker (909) 878-8239.

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