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Songbird Lodge

2500 Song Bird Cir
Brownwood, TX 76801-6488
(325) 646-4750
Fax: (325) 643-5250
Services Offered:
Skilled Nursing,
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Licenses
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Eligibility
    Highlights
    We are the newest Nursing Home in Brownwood. We are a modern facility with vaulted ceilings and an open "wagonwheel style" nurses station. We have beautiful, award-winning grounds. We are conviently located in Brownwood's medical center complex across from Brownwood Regional Medical Center. We offer in-house therapies performed by licensed, compassionate staff. Families are encouraged to visit our facility with an unrestricted visiting schedule. We want every individual to feel as if they are the only person we have to care for so that we can meet the needs of each person at our facility.
    All genders welcome
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 8-24 hours per day
    Physician care by routine visit
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Toileting
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Hospice
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative therapy
    Speech therapy
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Hit, kick, or act physically aggressive
    Yell, curse, or act verbally aggressive
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Pace or rummage habitually
    Seek exits
    Wander
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Diet
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Arthritis
    Asthma
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Broken bones
    Cancer
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Depression
    Developmental disabilities
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Immune deficiency
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Management of an I.V.
    Management of a feeding tube
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Multiple sclerosis
    Osteoporosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Stroke
    Tendency to fall
    Traumatic brain injury
    Wound treatment
    Staff certifications and training:
    We offer a course to acquire C.N.A. licensing in house. All direct care is performed by either Student Nurse aides who have completed the minimum hours as required by D.A.D.S. prior to testing or are C.N.A.'s We also have C.M.A.'s; L.V.N.'s and R.N.'s on staff. We follow and exceed the required ratio of staff to residents care guidelines.
    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
    Stage 6: moderately severe
    Stage 7: severe, late-stage
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    Aggressive behaviors to other residents that are not able to be addressed by re-direction and/or medication. Resident is a danger to self.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    We have a "Curious Cat Program" for persons who have a known tendency to wander or are an elopement risk. We have the "Red Triangle Program" for persons who need thickened liquids. We have a certified Activities Director who participates in the Plan of Care process for every resident.
    Accommodations
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Rehabilitation care
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Cable hook up
    Private telephone line
    Wheelchair access
    Community
    Opened in:
    1993
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 121
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
    Snacks
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Designated family visiting area
    Gardening
    Housekeeping
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    TV, media room, or theater
    Other recreational activities:
    We have musical groups that perform monthly at the facility. We also have a group that conducts a Bible study every Sunday at the facility. We are located in the Medical Center Complex of our town which gives quick access to the hospital and physician offices. Our Activity Director hosts Bingo and other group activities weekly.
    This facility caters to:
    We do not cater to any one particular group or audience. We assess residents on the basis of our ability to meet their individual needs for care whether, physical, emotional, mental, etc.
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Private funds
    Residents
    Number of residents in certified beds : 88
    General
    Provider type
    Medicare and Medicaid BROWNWOOD OPERATIONS I. LTD.
    Date first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services : 4/10/2003
    With a Resident and Family Council
    Resident
    Automatic fire sprinkler systems in all required areas
    Yes
    Star Ratings
    Songbird Lodge exceeds average state scores in 3 of 5 areas.
    Songbird Lodge 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
     
     
     
     
    3 stars
    2.84 stars
    2.88 stars
    Health Inspection Rating
     
     
     
     
    4 stars
    2.76 stars
    3.11 stars
    Quality Measures Rating
     
     
     
     
    4 stars
    3.85 stars
    3.24 stars
    Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    1 stars
    2.24 stars
    2.09 stars
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    1 stars
    2.07 stars
    1.91 stars
    0 stars
    1 stars
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars
    Staff
    Songbird Lodge exceeds average state scores in 6 of 14 areas.
    Songbird Lodge exceeds average region scores in 6 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
     
     
     
     
    2.11 hours
    2.29 hours
    1.67 hours
    Reported Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.12 hours
    0.9 hours
    1.58 hours
    Reported Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.33 hours
    0.57 hours
    0.82 hours
    Reported licensed staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.45 hours
    1.47 hours
    2.4 hours
    Reported total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    3.56 hours
    3.76 hours
    4.07 hours
    Reported Physical Therapist staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.07 hours
    0.07 hours
    0.14 hours
    Expected Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.6 hours
    2.4 hours
    2.39 hours
    Expected Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.78 hours
    0.67 hours
    0.71 hours
    Expected Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.36 hours
    1.11 hours
    1.25 hours
    Expected total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    4.74 hours
    4.18 hours
    4.35 hours
    Adjusted Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.99 hours
    2.35 hours
    1.74 hours
    Adjusted Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.19 hours
    1.14 hours
    1.79 hours
    Adjusted Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.18 hours
    0.36 hours
    0.41 hours
    Adjusted total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    3.03 hours
    3.63 hours
    3.76 hours
    0 hours
    2.4 hours
    4.8 hours
    7.2 hours
    9.6 hours
    12 hours
    Quality Measures for Long-Stay Patients
    Songbird Lodge exceeds average state scores in 6 of 13 areas.
    Songbird Lodge 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
     
     
     
     
    20.6%
    19.72%
    24.08%
    Percent of long stay residents who self report moderate to severe pain
     
     
     
     
    8.6%
    9.62%
    10.88%
    Percent of high risk long stay residents with pressure ulcers
     
     
     
     
    6%
    6.83%
    5.47%
    Percent of long stay residents who lose too much weight
     
     
     
     
    5.9%
    6.42%
    7.12%
    Percent of low risk long stay residents who lose control of their bowel or bladder
     
     
     
     
    61.5%
    42.4%
    28.94%
    Percent of long stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
     
     
     
     
    5.5%
    3.35%
    3.51%
    Percent of long stay residents with a urinary tract infection
     
     
     
     
    3.3%
    7.29%
    5.68%
    Percent of long stay residents who have depressive symptoms
     
     
     
     
    8.3%
    8.94%
    11.6%
    Percent of long stay residents who were physically restrained
     
     
     
     
    0.4%
    1.35%
    1.47%
    Percent of long stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
     
     
     
     
    4.5%
    3.51%
    3.77%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    99.6%
    91.79%
    98.57%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    99.6%
    90.94%
    94.7%
    Percent of long stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    23.2%
    28.48%
    22.63%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Quality Measures for Short-Stay Patients
    Songbird Lodge exceeds average state scores in 2 of 5 areas.
    Songbird Lodge exceeds average region scores in 1 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
     
     
     
     
    23.2%
    19.27%
    27.23%
    Percent of short stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened
     
     
     
     
    0.5%
    1.37%
    1.43%
    Percent of short stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    62%
    75.75%
    81.16%
    Percent of short stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    52.9%
    74.44%
    75.33%
    Percent of short stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    8.6%
    3.71%
    3.92%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
  • Star Ratings
    Overall Rating : 5
    Health Inspection Rating : 4
    Quality Measures Rating : 5
    Staffing Rating : 2
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating : 3
    https://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/profile.html#profTab=0&ID=675959
    Licenses
    US DHHS Skilled Nursing Facility
    License No. 675959
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    Medicare
    Issued by Medicare
    TX Nursing Home
    License No. 005309
    Issued by Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
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