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Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC

200 State Route 10 W
Succasunna, NJ 07876-1357
(973) 584-4000
Fax: (973) 584-5621
Services Offered:
Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, Home Care,
Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC serves Morris County, NJ
  • Assisted Living
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Licenses
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    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
    Audiology
    Dental care
    Eye care
    Hospice
    Massage therapy
    Mental health counseling
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative therapy
    Speech therapy
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Seek exits
    Wander
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Diet
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Arthritis
    Asthma
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Depression
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Multiple sclerosis
    Osteoporosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Stroke
    Tendency to fall
    Wound treatment
    Memory Care
    There is a dedicated area for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents
    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
    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:
    Totally Dependent Locomotion - cannot maneuver wheelchair without assistance due to physical handicap or confusion. Physical assistance required for all facets of eating. Fully dependent in dressing and bathing - resident can offer no assistance, requires someone to completely wash/dry body and dress.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    Memory Lane Program
    Accommodations
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Service animals allowed
    No smoking is allowed on the premises
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Fire sprinkler system
    Fully fenced and gated facility
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Transportation provided by facility
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Microwave
    Private telephone line
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Community
    Opened in:
    2008
    Number of residents: 70
    Dietary Options
    Ethnic meals
    Gluten-free meals
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
    Snacks
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Buffet style
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Chapel
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Concierge
    Designated family visiting area
    Gym and/or fitness center
    Gardening
    Guest dining
    Housekeeping
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Sauna and/or whirlpool
    TV, media room, or theater
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Private funds
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Community
    Number of residents: 113
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Medicaid
    Residents
    Number of residents in certified beds : 99
    General
    Provider type
    Medicare and Medicaid MERRY HEART NURSING & CONV CENT
    Date first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services : 1/19/1967
    With a Resident and Family Council
    Resident
    Automatic fire sprinkler systems in all required areas
    Yes
    Star Ratings
    Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC exceeds average state scores in 1 of 5 areas.
    Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC exceeds average region scores in 0 of 5 areas.
    Provider Score
    State Average
    Region Average
    Measure
    0 stars
    1 stars
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars
    Overall Rating
     
     
     
     
    2 stars
    3.42 stars
    4.66 stars
    Health Inspection Rating
     
     
     
     
    2 stars
    2.78 stars
    3.7 stars
    Quality Measures Rating
     
     
     
     
    3 stars
    4.22 stars
    4.36 stars
    Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    3 stars
    3.29 stars
    4.19 stars
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    4 stars
    3.66 stars
    4.62 stars
    0 stars
    1 stars
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars
    Staff
    Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC exceeds average state scores in 3 of 14 areas.
    Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC exceeds average region scores in 2 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
     
     
     
     
    2.18 hours
    2.33 hours
    2.48 hours
    Reported Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.59 hours
    0.78 hours
    0.65 hours
    Reported Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.81 hours
    0.98 hours
    1.57 hours
    Reported licensed staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.4 hours
    1.76 hours
    2.22 hours
    Reported total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    3.58 hours
    4.09 hours
    4.7 hours
    Reported Physical Therapist staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.17 hours
    0.17 hours
    0.19 hours
    Expected Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.62 hours
    2.45 hours
    2.5 hours
    Expected Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.66 hours
    0.68 hours
    0.77 hours
    Expected Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.07 hours
    1.14 hours
    1.25 hours
    Expected total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    4.35 hours
    4.28 hours
    4.53 hours
    Adjusted Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.04 hours
    2.34 hours
    2.45 hours
    Adjusted Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.74 hours
    0.95 hours
    0.72 hours
    Adjusted Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.56 hours
    0.62 hours
    0.87 hours
    Adjusted total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    3.31 hours
    3.86 hours
    4.15 hours
    0 hours
    2.4 hours
    4.8 hours
    7.2 hours
    9.6 hours
    12 hours
    Quality Measures for Long-Stay Patients
    Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC exceeds average state scores in 9 of 13 areas.
    Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC exceeds average region scores in 8 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
     
     
     
     
    2.3%
    13.34%
    9.92%
    Percent of long stay residents who self report moderate to severe pain
     
     
     
     
    7.8%
    4.67%
    8.57%
    Percent of high risk long stay residents with pressure ulcers
     
     
     
     
    6.7%
    8.5%
    10.79%
    Percent of long stay residents who lose too much weight
     
     
     
     
    9.7%
    8.23%
    7.84%
    Percent of low risk long stay residents who lose control of their bowel or bladder
     
     
     
     
    53.4%
    33.78%
    32.45%
    Percent of long stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
     
     
     
     
    4.6%
    2.85%
    2.82%
    Percent of long stay residents with a urinary tract infection
     
     
     
     
    7.9%
    5.69%
    6.23%
    Percent of long stay residents who have depressive symptoms
     
     
     
     
    1.4%
    5.93%
    5.2%
    Percent of long stay residents who were physically restrained
     
     
     
     
    6.4%
    2.25%
    1.23%
    Percent of long stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
     
     
     
     
    5.5%
    2.39%
    2.44%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    98.6%
    95.69%
    97.79%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    99.5%
    95.7%
    99.21%
    Percent of long stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    10.1%
    16.93%
    15.39%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Quality Measures for Short-Stay Patients
    Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC exceeds average state scores in 3 of 5 areas.
    Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC exceeds average region scores in 2 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
     
     
     
     
    10.7%
    13.49%
    11.46%
    Percent of short stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened
     
     
     
     
    4.6%
    1.51%
    1.94%
    Percent of short stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    90.6%
    87.47%
    94%
    Percent of short stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    97.3%
    86.8%
    93.84%
    Percent of short stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    1.5%
    1.95%
    1.67%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
  • Star Ratings
    Overall Rating : 5
    Health Inspection Rating : 3
    Quality Measures Rating : 5
    Staffing Rating : 4
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating : 5
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    Licenses
    US DHHS Skilled Nursing Facility
    License No. 315057
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    NJ Health Care Services Firm
    Issued by New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety Division of Consumer Affairs
    Medicare
    Issued by Medicare
    NJ Long Term Care Facility
    License No. 061410
    Issued by New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
    NJ Medicaid
    Issued by New Jersey Medicaid
    NJ Assisted Living Residence
    License No. 14A002
    Issued by New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
    NJ Comprehensive Personal Care Home
    Issued by New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
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