Rosewood Care Center Northbrook

Rosewood Care Center Northbrook, 4101 Lake Cook Road, Northbrook, Illinois 60062

Rosewood Care Center Northbrook is located in north suburban suburb of Northbrook, Illinois which is approximately 28.7 miles from the city center of Chicago. The facility has 147 certified beds that participates in both Medicare and Medicaid. It is not in a Continuing Care Retirement Community. Rosewood Care Center Northbrook does have a resident and family council. Resident and family council can facilitate open communications with the facility’s staff. The law requires nursing homes to allow councils to be set up by residents or their families. Importantly, if a nursing home does not have a resident or a family council, the resident or a family member should ask the nursing home administrator why that is the case. Where there is no resident or family council, the resident is encouraged to speak with the council president to get a sense of how the nursing home has performed on issues raised in the past. The ownership of Rosewood Care Center Northbrook is a for profit corporation whose legal business name is Bravo Care of Northbrook, Inc. Rosewood Care Center Northbrook has an overall rating of above average receiving four stars out of five.

The health inspection rating for this facility is average. The Illinois Department of Health and Human Services regularly inspects Illinois nursing homes on average every 18 months. The last full reported health inspection was made on March 23, 2017. In that report, there were 9 health citations reported. The average number of health citations in Illinois is 9. The average number of health citations in the U.S. is 7.2. In addition to the regularly set health inspections by the Illinois Department of Health and Human Services, the department will receive complaints resulting in inspections. These complaints can be registered by a resident, loved one or any other person who has a reason to file such a complaint. There was one full report of a complaint inspection made between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017 of August 4, 2017. The number of complaints in the past three years at Rosewood Care Center Northbrook was 3. The number of times in the past three years, a facility that reported issues resulted in a citation was 4.

The staffing rating for Rosewood Care Center Northbrook is below average. The total number of licensed nurse staff hours per resident per day at Rosewood Care Center Northbrook is 1 hour and 33 minutes. The registered nurse hours per resident per day at the facility was 54 minutes whereas the Illinois average is 56 minutes with the national average being 50 minutes. The physical therapy staff hours per resident per day is 11 minutes. The Illinois average is 6 minutes as is the national average. The registered nurse staffing rating at Rosewood Care Center Northbrook is above average.

Illinois nursing homes that are certified by Medicare and Medicaid regularly report clinical information for each of their residents to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS gives nursing homes a quality of resident care star rating based on performance on 16 different measures. These measures reflect how well a nursing home cares for its residents. These listings are based on two groups which are short-stay residents who spend 100 days or less in a nursing home and long-stay residents who spend over 100 days in a nursing home.

100% of Rosewood Care Center Northbrook’s short-stay residents received a needed vaccine to prevent pneumonia. The Illinois average in this category is 76.3% with the national average being 82.8%.

4.2% of Rosewood Care Center Northbrook’s long-stay residents experienced one or more falls with major injuries compared to 3.4% for the Illinois and national averages. 10.5% of Rosewood Care Center Northbrook’s long-stay residents had a worsened ability to move independently compared to 17.2% for the Illinois average and 18.3% being the national average.

Rosewood Care Center Northbrook 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.

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