Nursing Home Compare Survey Summary

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This dataset contains General information on currently active nursing homes, including number of certified beds, quality measure scores, staffing and other information used in the Five-Star Rating System in Nursing Home Compare. Nursing Home Compare allows consumers to compare information about nursing homes. It contains quality of care and staffing information for all 15,000 plus Medicare- and Medicaid-participating nursing homes.


Nursing Home Compare allows consumers to compare information about nursing homes. It contains quality of care and staffing information for all 15,000 plus Medicare- and Medicaid-participating nursing homes. Nursing homes aren’t included in Nursing Home Compare if they aren’t Medicare- or Medicaid-certified. These Nursing Homes can be licensed by the state.

The nursing homes that are shown in Nursing Home Compare provide a level of care called “skilled” care. Skilled care is care given when you need skilled nursing or rehabilitation staff to manage, observe, or evaluate your care. Examples of skilled care include intravenous (IV) injections and physical therapy.

Nursing Home Compare includes information on:
i. 5-star quality ratings of individual or overall performance on health inspections, quality measures, and hours of care provided per resident by staff performing nursing care tasks.
ii. Health and fire-safety inspections with detailed and summary information about deficiencies found during the 3 most recent comprehensive inspections (conducted annually) and the last 3 years of complaint investigations.
iii. Nursing home staffing information about the number of registered nurses, licensed practical or vocational nurses, physical therapists and nursing assistants in each nursing home.
iv. A set of quality measures that describe the quality of care in nursing homes including % of residents with pressure sore, % of residents with urinary incontinence and more.
v. Penalties against a nursing home.

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John Snow Labs; - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Nursing Home Compare Data;

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Medicare Claims Data, Nursing Quality of Care, Nursing Home Compare Information, Nursing Staffing Information, Nursing Quality Measures, Nursing Home Compare, Quality Measures, Minimum Datasets Quality Measures, Five Star Quality Measures, Nursing Compare Penalties

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Quality Nursing Facilities, Registered Nursing Staff, CMS Quality Improvement Program

Federal_Provider_NumberIdentification number of the facility within the CMS dataset.stringrequired : 1
Provider_NameThe name of the Facility or Nursing Home center.stringrequired : 1
AddressThe address of the Nursing Home center or facility.stringrequired : 1
CityThe city name in the location address of the facility being identified.stringrequired : 1
State_AbbreviationThe two-letter abbreviations of the state in the mailing address of the facility. This includes information on hospitals in the U.S states.stringrequired : 1
Zip_CodeThe postal code in the mailing address of the hospital.integerrequired : 1 level : Nominal
Inspection_CycleThe inspection cycle of deficiency for display on Nursing Home Compare, where 1 is the most recent cycle. Standard inspection cycles are counted sequentially into the past, complaint inspection cycles are counted annually into the past.integerrequired : 1 level : Nominal
Is_Health_Inspection_On_Or_After_28November2017Indicates if this survey is a health inspection occurring or not under the new process, which began 11/28/2017.boolean-
Health_Survey_DateIndicates the date on which health survey is completed within a specific hospital or facility.daterequired : 1
Fire_Saftey_Survey_DateIndicates the date on which fire survey is completed within a specific hospital or
Total_Number_of_Health_DeficienciesIndicates the total number of health deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Total_Number_of_Fire_Safety_DeficienciesIndicates the total number of fire safety deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Freedom_From_Abuse_And_Neglect_And_Exploitation_DeficienciesIndicates the number of freedom from abuse and neglect and exploitation deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Quality_of_Life_And_Care_DeficienciesIndicates the number of quality of life and care deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Resident_Assessment_And_Care_Planning_DeficienciesIndicates the number of resident assessment and care planning deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Nursing_And_Physician_Services_DeficienciesIndicates the number of nursing and physician services deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Resident_Rights_DeficienciesIndicates the number of resident rights deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Nutrition_And_Dietary_DeficienciesIndicates the number of nutrition and dietary deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Pharmacy_Service_DeficienciesIndicates the number of pharmacy service deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Environmental_DeficienciesIndicates the number of environmental deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Administration_DeficienciesIndicates the number of administration deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Emergency_Preparedness_DeficienciesIndicates the number of emergency preparedness deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Automatic_Sprinkler_Systems_DeficienciesIndicates the number of automatic sprinkler systems deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Construction_DeficienciesIndicates the number of construction deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Services_DeficienciesIndicates the number of services deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Corridor_Walls_And_Doors_DeficienciesIndicates the number of corridor walls and doors deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Egress_DeficienciesIndicates the number of egress deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Electrical_DeficienciesIndicates the number of electrical deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Emergency_Plans_And_Fire_Drills_DeficienciesIndicates the number of emergency plans and fire drills deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Fire_Alarm_Systems_DeficienciesIndicates the number of fire alarm systems deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Smoke_DeficienciesIndicates the number of smoke deficiencies on health survey.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Interior_DeficienciesIndicates the number of interior deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Gas_And_Vacuum_And_Electrical_Systems_DeficienciesIndicates the number of gas and vacuum and electrical systems deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Hazardous_Areas_DeficienciesIndicates the number of hazardous areas deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Illumination_And_Emergency_Power_DeficienciesIndicates the number of illumination and emergency power deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Laboratories_DeficienciesIndicates the number of laboratories deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Medical_Gases_And_Anesthetizing_Areas_DeficienciesIndicates the number of medical gases and anesthetizing areas deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Smoking_Regulations_DeficienciesIndicates the number of smoking regulations deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
Count_of_Miscellaneous_DeficienciesIndicates the number of miscellaneous deficiencies.integerlevel : Ratio
LatitudeIdentifies the geographical location Latitude.number-
LongitudeIdentifies the geographical location Longitude.number-
435071BETHESDA HOME129 W HWY 12WEBSTERSD572741true2018-08-292018-08-29
525453CLEARVIEW198 COUNTY DFJUNEAUWI530391false2017-11-092017-11-0911
525453CLEARVIEW198 COUNTY DFJUNEAUWI530392false2016-10-202016-10-2011
175224MORAN MANOR3940 US HWY 54MORANKS667551true2018-06-122017-10-18211
525453CLEARVIEW198 COUNTY DFJUNEAUWI530393false2015-08-192015-08-18211
395180CORNWALL MANORBOYD STREETCORNWALLPA170163false2016-03-112016-03-22
205129MERCY HOMEPO BOX 228EAGLE LAKEME47392false2017-05-172017-05-1513112
265867NORTERRE2555 NORTERRE CIRCLELIBERTYMO640681true2018-02-282018-02-28
435071BETHESDA HOME129 W HWY 12WEBSTERSD572743false2016-07-132016-07-1322
105780OAKS AT AVON1010 US 27 NAVON PARKFL338251true2018-01-192018-01-19211