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Clark Retirement Home

1551 Franklin St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-8203
(616) 452-1568
Fax: (616) 241-5741
Services Offered:
Independent Living, Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living, Home Health Care, Home Health Care
Clark Retirement Home serves 49347, 49319, 49341, 49306, 49321 and more...
  • General Information
  • Independent Living
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Assisted Living
  • Home Health Care
  • Home Health Care
  • Licenses
  • General Information
  • Description
    Non-Profit
  • Independent Living
  • Eligibility
    Highlights
    With a rich history of over 100 years, Clark has a solid reputation for providing kind and compassionate service in a friendly, volunteer-oriented community. We provide care on two campuses within the Grand Rapids community. Our hallmark's include person centered care and dementia programming. The Continuing Care Accreditation Commission (CARF-CCAC) recently awarded Clard three accreditations following review of more than 1200 national benchmarks. These accreditations include: Person Centered Care, Continuing Care Retirement and Dementia Services.
    All genders welcome
    Age 62 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Contract for on-call physician care
    Personal Assistance
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative therapy
    Speech therapy
    Support groups for patients
    Support groups for families and caregivers
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Diabetes Management Care
    Diet
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Staff certifications and training:
    Dementia Education - Organization-wide
    Memory Care
    There is a dedicated area for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    From an Indendent Living arrangement, care level changes may be needed for wandering or other unsafe behaviors.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    Swim Club, Date Night, Community Outings, Planned and Unplanned Parties and Activities
    Accommodations
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Room Amenities
    Washer/dryer hook-up
    Community
    Opened in:
    1906
    Number of residents: 170
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Housekeeping
    Laundry service
    Other recreational activities:
    Swim Club, Elementary Reading Program, Dementia Education, Bible Studies, Bingo, Cards, Stained Glass, Wood Shop, Lunch/Dinner Outings, Theatre, etc.
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Buy-in fee required
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Toileting
    Medication management
    Health Condition Care
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Accommodations
    Security Features
    Fire sprinkler system
    Community
    Number of residents: 111
    On-Site Services
    Housekeeping
    Laundry service
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Residents
    Number of residents in certified beds : 103
    General
    Provider type
    Medicare and Medicaid CLARK RETIREMENT COMMUNITY INC.
    Date first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services : 10/1/1979
    With a Resident and Family Council
    Resident
    Automatic fire sprinkler systems in all required areas
    Yes
    Star Ratings
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average state scores in 5 of 5 areas.
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average region scores in 3 of 5 areas.
    Provider Score
    State Average
    Region Average
    Measure
    0 stars
    1 stars
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars
    Overall Rating
     
     
     
     
    4 stars
    3.51 stars
    3.83 stars
    Health Inspection Rating
     
     
     
     
    3 stars
    2.82 stars
    3.09 stars
    Quality Measures Rating
     
     
     
     
    4 stars
    3.99 stars
    4.06 stars
    Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    4 stars
    3.59 stars
    3.89 stars
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    5 stars
    3.58 stars
    4.11 stars
    0 stars
    1 stars
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars
    Staff
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average state scores in 9 of 14 areas.
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average region scores in 7 of 14 areas.
    Provider Score
    State Average
    Region Average
    Measure
    0 hours
    2.4 hours
    4.8 hours
    7.2 hours
    9.6 hours
    12 hours
    Reported Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.75 hours
    2.58 hours
    2.68 hours
    Reported Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.45 hours
    0.79 hours
    0.73 hours
    Reported Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.2 hours
    0.82 hours
    1.06 hours
    Reported licensed staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.65 hours
    1.61 hours
    1.79 hours
    Reported total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    4.4 hours
    4.19 hours
    4.47 hours
    Reported Physical Therapist staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.06 hours
    0.11 hours
    0.12 hours
    Expected Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.66 hours
    2.43 hours
    2.52 hours
    Expected Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.66 hours
    0.64 hours
    0.65 hours
    Expected Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.13 hours
    1.05 hours
    1.06 hours
    Expected total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    4.45 hours
    4.12 hours
    4.24 hours
    Adjusted Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.54 hours
    2.6 hours
    2.59 hours
    Adjusted Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.57 hours
    1.01 hours
    0.91 hours
    Adjusted Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.79 hours
    0.57 hours
    0.67 hours
    Adjusted total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    3.99 hours
    4.07 hours
    4.12 hours
    0 hours
    2.4 hours
    4.8 hours
    7.2 hours
    9.6 hours
    12 hours
    Quality Measures for Long-Stay Patients
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average state scores in 8 of 13 areas.
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average region scores in 7 of 13 areas.
    Provider Score
    State Average
    Region Average
    Measure
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Percent of long stay residents whose need for help with ADLS has increased
     
     
     
     
    10.2%
    14.4%
    14.83%
    Percent of long stay residents who self report moderate to severe pain
     
     
     
     
    0%
    8.37%
    10.01%
    Percent of high risk long stay residents with pressure ulcers
     
     
     
     
    2%
    6.05%
    4.97%
    Percent of long stay residents who lose too much weight
     
     
     
     
    4.7%
    8.15%
    8.07%
    Percent of low risk long stay residents who lose control of their bowel or bladder
     
     
     
     
    64.1%
    47.17%
    59.41%
    Percent of long stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
     
     
     
     
    3.7%
    3.58%
    4.04%
    Percent of long stay residents with a urinary tract infection
     
     
     
     
    11.2%
    5.7%
    6.17%
    Percent of long stay residents who have depressive symptoms
     
     
     
     
    5.9%
    4.72%
    5.14%
    Percent of long stay residents who were physically restrained
     
     
     
     
    4%
    2.13%
    0.93%
    Percent of long stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
     
     
     
     
    2.2%
    2.69%
    2.42%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    97.8%
    92.07%
    93.02%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    99.6%
    94.23%
    98.23%
    Percent of long stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    24.4%
    15.39%
    18.14%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Quality Measures for Short-Stay Patients
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average state scores in 4 of 5 areas.
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average region scores in 4 of 5 areas.
    Provider Score
    State Average
    Region Average
    Measure
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Percent of short stay residents who self report moderate to severe pain
     
     
     
     
    19.5%
    18.82%
    21.31%
    Percent of short stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened
     
     
     
     
    2.8%
    1.52%
    0.87%
    Percent of short stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    96.6%
    82.88%
    90.15%
    Percent of short stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    97%
    82.31%
    91.93%
    Percent of short stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    1.9%
    2.02%
    1.5%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
  • Assisted Living
  • Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Toileting
    Medication management
    Health Condition Care
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Memory Care
    Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Provided
    Community
    Number of residents: 221
    On-Site Services
    Housekeeping
    Laundry service
  • Home Health Care
  • General
    Type of Ownership
    Private
    Date first approved to provide Medicare services : 11/5/2009
    Quality of Patient Care
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average state scores in 19 of 22 areas.
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average region scores in 18 of 22 areas.
    Provider Score
    State Average
    Region Average
    Measure
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
     
     
     
     
    96%
    81.52%
    90.65%
    How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
     
     
     
     
    98%
    91.71%
    89.48%
    How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling
     
     
     
     
    99%
    98.87%
    97.71%
    How often the home health team checked patients for depression
     
     
     
     
    100%
    98.31%
    96.86%
    How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season
     
     
     
     
    95%
    69.47%
    87.19%
    How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
     
     
     
     
    93%
    64.02%
    86.59%
    With diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care
     
     
     
     
    100%
    94.63%
    96.33%
    How often the home health team checked patients for pain
     
     
     
     
    100%
    98.82%
    98.14%
    How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
     
     
     
     
    100%
    98.76%
    98.86%
    How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    98.53%
    99.14%
    How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
     
     
     
     
    100%
    95.13%
    97.01%
    How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
     
     
     
     
    97%
    96.26%
    97.18%
    How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
     
     
     
     
    100%
    97.23%
    97.79%
    How often patients got better at walking or moving around
     
     
     
     
    71%
    61.83%
    60.86%
    How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
     
     
     
     
    71%
    57.33%
    59.84%
    How often patients got better at bathing
     
     
     
     
    87%
    69.07%
    71.91%
    How often patients had less pain when moving around
     
     
     
     
    83%
    71%
    70.51%
    How often patients’ breathing improved
     
     
     
     
    73%
    68.03%
    71.3%
    How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation
     
     
     
     
    83%
    89.54%
    88.17%
    How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
     
     
     
     
    57%
    54.19%
    53.79%
    How often patients receiving home health care needed urgent, unplanned care in the ER without being admitted
     
     
     
     
    10%
    11.32%
    12.43%
    How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
     
     
     
     
    17%
    14.72%
    16.28%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Patient Survey Results
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average state scores in 1 of 5 areas.
    Clark Retirement Home exceeds average region scores in 4 of 5 areas.
    Provider Score
    State Average
    Region Average
    Measure
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Percent of patients who reported that their home health team gave care in a professional way
     
     
     
     
    87%
    87.49%
    85.99%
    Percent of patients who reported that their home health team communicated well with them
     
     
     
     
    84%
    84.3%
    83.62%
    Percent of patients who reported that their home health team discussed medicines, pain, and home safety with them
     
     
     
     
    82%
    83.71%
    77.67%
    Percent of patients who gave their home health agency a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)
     
     
     
     
    81%
    81.51%
    82.23%
    Percent of patients who reported YES, they would definitely recommend the home health agency to friends and family
     
     
     
     
    84%
    75.17%
    78.21%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Additional Quality Measures available on Medicare.gov
  • Home Health Care
  • Star Rating
    Quality of Patient Care Star Rating
    4
    Home Health Services
    Offers Nursing Care Services
    Yes
    Offers Physical Therapy Services
    Yes
    Offers Occupational Therapy Services
    Yes
    Offers Speech Pathology Services
    Yes
    Offers Home Health Aide Services
    Yes Yes https://www.medicare.gov/homehealthcompare/profile.html#profTab=0&ID=239069
    Licenses
    US DHHS Skilled Nursing Facility
    License No. 235401
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    MI Home for the Aged
    License No. AH410236767
    Issued by Michigan Department of Human Services
    MI Continuing Care Retirement Community
    Issued by Michigan Department of Energy, Labor and Economic Growth
    MI Nursing Home
    License No. 235401
    Issued by Michigan Department of Community Health
    US DHHS Home Health Care
    License No. 239069
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    Medicare
    Issued by Medicare
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