Burgess Square Healthcare Center
Burgess Square Healthcare Center, 5801 S. Cass Avenue, Westmont, IL 60559
Burgess Square Healthcare Center is located in Westmont, Illinois, which is a Chicago area western suburb about 23.7 miles from the center of the city limits of City of Chicago. The facility has 203 certified beds and participates in both Medicare and Medicaid. Burgess Square Healthcare Center is owned by a for profit partnership. It is not in a Continuing Care Retirement Community. It has a resident council only. Its overall rating is above average with four stars out of five.
The health inspection rating for Burgess Square Healthcare Center is average. The Illinois Department of Health and Human Services regularly inspects Illinois nursing homes on average every 18 months. The last full report filed was dated September 29, 2016. This report revealed seven health deficiencies. The average number of health deficiencies in Illinois nursing homes is 8.5 whereas the national average is 7.3. In the full report for health deficiencies, Burgess Square Healthcare Center was cited for deficiencies in quality care, resident rights, nutrition and dietary, pharmacy services and environmental.
The overall rating at Burgess Square Healthcare Center for staffing is above average. The same can be said for its rating for registered nurse staffing. The total number of licensed nurse staff hours per resident per day at Burgess Square Healthcare Center is 1 hour and 53 minutes. The Illinois average is 1 hour and 33 minutes and the national average is 1 hour and 42 minutes. The registered nurse hours per resident per day is 1 hour and 5 minutes compared to the Illinois average of 55 minutes and the national average of 50 minutes. The physical therapy staff hours per resident per day at Burgess Square Healthcare Center is impressive at 14 minutes per day compared to the Illinois average of 6 minutes per resident per day in physical therapy staff hours.
67.1% of Burgess Square Healthcare Center’s short-stay residents made improvements in function. This percentage was higher than both the Illinois and national averages. 21% of Burgess Square Healthcare Center’s short-stay residents were re-hospitalized after a nursing home admission. 9.3% of Burgess Square Healthcare Center’s short-stay residents had an outpatient emergency department visit. This percentage was lower than both the Illinois and national averages, which are 12% and 11.9%, respectively.
18.8% of the long-stay residents at Burgess Square Healthcare Center’s had a worsened ability to move independently. The Illinois average in this category is 16.9%. 97.6% of Burgess Square Healthcare Center’s long-stay residents were assessed and given the appropriate pneumococcal vaccine compared to 91.9% for the Illinois average and 93.7% for the national average.
Burgess Square Healthcare Center did not receive any nursing home fines in the last 3 years. It was noted that there was neither a federal fine nor an Illinois state fine during that 3-year period.