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Forest Hills of DC

4901 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008-2022
(202) 966-7623
Fax: (202) 362-6917
Services Offered:
Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, Independent Living,
  • General Information
  • Assisted Living
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Independent Living
  • Licenses
  • General Information
  • Description
    Non-Profit
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    All genders welcome
    Age 65 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Contract for on-call physician care
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Toileting
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Audiology
    Dental care
    Hospice
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Speech therapy
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Diabetes Management Care
    Diet
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Arthritis
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Immune deficiency
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Multiple sclerosis
    Osteoporosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Stroke
    Memory Care
    Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Provided
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 1: no impairment
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    Transition to our skilled nursing health care center. We have a stand-alone, Alzheimer's Assisted Living community being built as well.
    Accommodations
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Pet Types Allowed
    Dogs
    Cats
    Birds
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    Security staff on premises
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Microwave
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Community
    Opened in:
    1889
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 108
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Meals Provided
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
    Snacks
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Chapel
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Computer and internet access
    Designated family visiting area
    Gym and/or fitness center
    Fitness trainer
    Gardening
    Guest dining
    Guest lodging
    Housekeeping
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Library
    Maintenance director
    TV, media room, or theater
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Private funds
    VA benefits
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Community
    Number of residents: 50
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Private funds
    Residents
    Number of residents in certified beds : 49
    General
    Provider type
    Medicare and Medicaid THE METHODIST HOME OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
    Date first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services : 12/27/2000
    With a Resident and Family Council
    Both
    Automatic fire sprinkler systems in all required areas
    Yes
    Star Ratings
    Forest Hills of DC exceeds average state scores in 5 of 5 areas.
    Forest Hills of DC exceeds average region scores in 5 of 5 areas.
    Provider Score
    State Average
    Region Average
    Measure
    0 stars
    1 stars
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars
    Overall Rating
     
     
     
     
    5 stars
    3.89 stars
    3.89 stars
    Health Inspection Rating
     
     
     
     
    5 stars
    2.94 stars
    2.94 stars
    Quality Measures Rating
     
     
     
     
    5 stars
    4.71 stars
    4.71 stars
    Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    4 stars
    3.97 stars
    3.97 stars
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    4 stars
    3.86 stars
    3.86 stars
    0 stars
    1 stars
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars
    Staff
    Forest Hills of DC exceeds average state scores in 7 of 14 areas.
    Forest Hills of DC 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
     
     
     
     
    2.98 hours
    2.76 hours
    2.76 hours
    Reported Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.09 hours
    1.09 hours
    1.09 hours
    Reported Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.83 hours
    1.08 hours
    1.08 hours
    Reported licensed staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.92 hours
    2.17 hours
    2.17 hours
    Reported total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    4.91 hours
    4.93 hours
    4.93 hours
    Reported Physical Therapist staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.17 hours
    0.16 hours
    0.16 hours
    Expected Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.64 hours
    2.53 hours
    2.53 hours
    Expected Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.61 hours
    0.69 hours
    0.69 hours
    Expected Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.99 hours
    1.08 hours
    1.08 hours
    Expected total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    4.24 hours
    4.3 hours
    4.3 hours
    Adjusted Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.77 hours
    2.68 hours
    2.68 hours
    Adjusted Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.49 hours
    1.32 hours
    1.32 hours
    Adjusted Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.62 hours
    0.71 hours
    0.71 hours
    Adjusted total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    4.66 hours
    4.63 hours
    4.63 hours
    0 hours
    2.4 hours
    4.8 hours
    7.2 hours
    9.6 hours
    12 hours
    Quality Measures for Long-Stay Patients
    Forest Hills of DC exceeds average state scores in 7 of 13 areas.
    Forest Hills of DC 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
     
     
     
     
    10.8%
    11.86%
    11.86%
    Percent of long stay residents who self report moderate to severe pain
     
     
     
     
    10%
    2.75%
    2.75%
    Percent of high risk long stay residents with pressure ulcers
     
     
     
     
    3.6%
    8.83%
    8.83%
    Percent of long stay residents who lose too much weight
     
     
     
     
    7.2%
    6.3%
    6.3%
    Percent of low risk long stay residents who lose control of their bowel or bladder
     
     
     
     
    67.7%
    54.25%
    54.25%
    Percent of long stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
     
     
     
     
    4.8%
    1.31%
    1.31%
    Percent of long stay residents with a urinary tract infection
     
     
     
     
    1.6%
    5.86%
    5.86%
    Percent of long stay residents who have depressive symptoms
     
     
     
     
    9.1%
    3.34%
    3.34%
    Percent of long stay residents who were physically restrained
     
     
     
     
    0%
    0.65%
    0.65%
    Percent of long stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
     
     
     
     
    2.4%
    1.79%
    1.79%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    87.3%
    95.45%
    95.45%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    93.7%
    92.52%
    92.52%
    Percent of long stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    18.3%
    18.64%
    18.64%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Quality Measures for Short-Stay Patients
    Forest Hills of DC exceeds average state scores in 3 of 5 areas.
    Forest Hills of DC exceeds average region scores in 3 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
     
     
     
     
    5.2%
    9.76%
    9.76%
    Percent of short stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened
     
     
     
     
    2.2%
    1.6%
    1.6%
    Percent of short stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    89%
    75.13%
    75.13%
    Percent of short stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    79%
    68.78%
    68.78%
    Percent of short stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    2.7%
    3.8%
    3.8%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
  • Independent Living
  • Community
    Number of residents: 50
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    VA benefits
  • Star Ratings
    Overall Rating : 5
    Health Inspection Rating : 3
    Quality Measures Rating : 5
    Staffing Rating : 5
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating : 5
    https://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/profile.html#profTab=0&ID=095038
    Licenses
    US DHHS Skilled Nursing Facility
    License No. 095038
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    DC Nursing Home
    Issued by District of Columbia Department of Health
    Medicare
    Issued by Medicare
    DC Assisted Living Residence
    Issued by District of Columbia Department of Health
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