Lutheran Home LICENSED FACILITY

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9 reviews

Ranked as one of the Best Care Centers for Assisted Living in Milwaukee county, WI.

The Lutheran Home has earned a reputation for excellence by providing the highest quality of care and services in our community for over 105 years. The Lutheran Home, together with the Harwood Place, offers a full continuum of care and services, should the need ever arise. Lutheran Home provides rehabilitation services, skilled nursing, memory care assisted living, adult day services, respite and child care, while Harwood Place provides assisted living and upscale retirement living.

The facility accepts Medicare and Medicaid. Lutheran Home is a licensed care provider with the State of Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services provides a list of registered care providers in Wisconsin.

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Facility Features

Personal Assistance
  • Medication Management

Nurse Staff Ratings

Daily hours (average) each resident gets with: This facility State Average U.S. Average
Nurses (total) 4 hrs 24 mins 4 hrs 5 mins 4 hrs 2 mins
Registered Nurse 56 mins 59 mins 49 mins
Licensed Staff 1 hrs 36 mins 1 hrs 33 mins 1 hrs 38 mins
Licensed Practitioner Nurse - 33 mins 48 mins
Certified Nurse Assistant 2 hrs 47 mins 2 hrs 32 mins 2 hrs 23 mins
Physical Therapy - 4 mins 6 mins

Inspections/Incidents - At a glance

Date Type # Violations
2014-11-11 Health 5
2014-11-10 Firesafety 4
2013-09-23 Health 4
2013-09-18 Firesafety 6
2012-06-18 Health 6
2012-06-18 Firesafety 2
Type# Incidents
Fines 0
Penalties 0
Complaints 0
Payments Denied 0
Total of Fines 0

Health Inspections

Nursing home failed to: Inspection Date Residents affected Date fixed
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . 2014-12-11 Many 2014-12-11
Ensure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being. 2014-12-11 Many 2014-12-11
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 2014-12-11 Many 2014-12-11
Coordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program for mentally-ill and mentally-retarded patients. 2014-12-11 Some 2014-12-11
Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home, free of coercion and reprisal, and as citizens or residents of the United States. 2014-12-11 Some 2014-12-11
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 2013-10-23 Many 2013-10-23
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 2013-10-23 Some 2013-10-23
Provide doctor's orders for the resident's immediate care at the time the resident was admitted. 2013-10-23 Some 2013-10-23
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. 2013-10-23 Some 2013-10-23
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 2012-07-18 Many 2012-07-18
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions. 2012-07-18 Many 2012-07-18
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 2012-07-18 Many 2012-07-18
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 2012-07-18 Some 2012-07-18
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 2012-07-18 Some 2012-07-18
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 2012-07-18 Some 2012-07-18

Fire Safety Inspections

Nursing home failed to: Inspection Date Residents affected Date fixed
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 2014-12-11 Many 2014-12-11
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 2014-12-11 Many 2014-12-11
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system. 2014-11-11 Some 2014-11-11
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof. 2013-10-23 Many 2013-10-23
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility. 2013-10-23 Many 2013-10-23
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 2013-10-23 Many 2013-10-23
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 2013-10-23 Many 2013-10-23
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 2013-10-23 Many 2013-10-23
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 2013-10-23 Many 2013-10-23
An elevator that firefighters can control in the event of a fire. 2012-07-18 Many 2012-07-18
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 2012-07-18 Many 2012-07-18
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions. Many

Nursing Home Quality - Long stay residents

Percent of residents who: This facility State Average U.S. Average
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 100.00 84.40 82.05
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 99.27 80.36 80.12
Percent of Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 58.93 14.62 19.55
Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 10.93 11.72 15.99
Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 9.14 11.94 12.57
Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 8.30 6.01 5.37
Who Lose Too Much Weight 7.07 6.20 6.06
with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 5.43 2.91 2.58
Percent of High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 2.35 2.95 4.23
With a Urinary Tract Infection 2.30 3.77 4.79
Who Have Depressive Symptoms 2.09 5.08 5.17
Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 0.73 2.65 2.82
Who Were Physically Restrained 0.00 0.43 0.96

Nursing Home Quality - Short stay residents

Percent of residents who: This facility State Average U.S. Average
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 98.82 77.41 69.33
Who Were Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 97.54 68.74 62.13
Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 24.33 17.09 13.33
Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0.47 0.90 1.53
With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0.41 0.69 0.69

License & Payment Details

Licenses
  • Medical Certification: Medicare and Medicaid
  • License state: Wisconsin
Medicare Accepted
Medicaid Accepted
Veteran Benefits Not accepted
Long Term Care Insurance Not accepted
Other Subsidies Not accepted

Reviews See all 9 Reviews

  • Overall rating:

    Review submitted by Kurt Eshelman on 01/21/2015

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    Review submitted by Sean Roy on 04/02/2015

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    Review submitted by Zondalyn Buchanan on 06/14/2015

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    Review submitted by Rebecca Barbosa on 06/17/2015

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    Review submitted by Steve Mathie on 06/15/2014

Compare Monthly Costs

Care type National Costs Average cost in
Private Assisted Living $3468 $3564
Private Nursing Home $7251 $7901
Semi-Private Nursing $6559 $7254
Adult Day Care $1118 $1137
Home Healthcare Aide $3546 $3160
Home-maker Services $3392 $3011