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MARSH'S EDGE

136 Marshs Edge Ln
Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-8898
(912) 291-2000
Fax: (912) 291-2098
Services Offered:
Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing,
MARSH'S EDGE serves Glynn County, GA
  • Assisted Living
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Licenses
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    Highlights
    The Alzheimer/Dementia unit was built and designed to promote a residents independence and supports the residents need to pace and wander. Our beautifully designed courtyard gives residents the abiity to be part of nature an enjoy the outdoors with the comfort of secure surroundings. Married with our Person Centered Care, Marsh's Edge provides a unique service which stands us out from the rest.
    All genders welcome
    Age 55 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    No licensed physician care provided
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Toileting
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Hospice
    Massage therapy
    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...
    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
    Bariatric needs
    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
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Multiple sclerosis
    Osteoporosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Stroke
    Staff certifications and training:
    The staff are CPR and First Aid trained, additonally they recieve 16 hrs of continuing education within the first 60 days of employment including extensive Alzheimer and Dementia Training. Annually, staff recieve a minimal additional 16 hours of training.
    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
    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
    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:
    Residents are transferred off of the unit if their needs exceed those that can be provided on the unit, or they become an immediate threat to themselves or others.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    We pride ourselves in providing Person Centered Care. We believe in the philosophy that the resident comes first. We plan our day around the residents needs, wants and desires and we try to duplicate their typical and usual daily routines.
    Accommodations
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Pet Types Allowed
    Dogs
    Cats
    Birds
    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
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    Security staff on premises
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Full-service kitchen
    Climate control or thermostat
    Microwave
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Community
    Opened in:
    2007
    Number of residents: 20
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
    Snacks
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Family style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Chapel
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Computer and internet access
    Concierge
    Designated family visiting area
    Gym and/or fitness center
    Fitness trainer
    Gardening
    Guest dining
    Guest lodging
    Housekeeping
    Laundry room(s)
    Library
    Maintenance director
    Billiards or pool room
    Sauna and/or whirlpool
    Swimming pool
    Other recreational activities:
    We provide activiites daily which reflect the residents personal choices, including out to the movie theatre, drives on the Island etc...
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Additional personal assistance fee required
    Nursing care fee required
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Accommodations
    Security Features
    Fire sprinkler system
    Community
    Number of residents: 20
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Medicare
    Residents
    Number of residents in certified beds : 12
    General
    Provider type
    Medicare MARSH'S EDGE, LLC
    Date first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services : 4/25/2007
    With a Resident and Family Council
    Resident
    Automatic fire sprinkler systems in all required areas
    Yes
    Star Ratings
    MARSH'S EDGE exceeds average state scores in 5 of 5 areas.
    MARSH'S EDGE 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
    3.02 stars
    2.73 stars
    Health Inspection Rating
     
     
     
     
    3 stars
    2.88 stars
    2.82 stars
    Quality Measures Rating
     
     
     
     
    5 stars
    3.91 stars
    2.73 stars
    Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    5 stars
    2.39 stars
    3.18 stars
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating
     
     
     
     
    5 stars
    2.17 stars
    2.55 stars
    0 stars
    1 stars
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars
    Staff
    MARSH'S EDGE exceeds average state scores in 14 of 14 areas.
    MARSH'S EDGE exceeds average region scores in 14 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
     
     
     
     
    3.33 hours
    2.23 hours
    2.18 hours
    Reported Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2 hours
    1.04 hours
    1.32 hours
    Reported Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.9 hours
    0.5 hours
    0.64 hours
    Reported licensed staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    3.9 hours
    1.55 hours
    1.96 hours
    Reported total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    7.24 hours
    3.77 hours
    4.14 hours
    Reported Physical Therapist staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.78 hours
    0.08 hours
    0.11 hours
    Expected Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.5 hours
    2.46 hours
    2.4 hours
    Expected Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    0.74 hours
    0.66 hours
    0.63 hours
    Expected Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.29 hours
    1.03 hours
    1.02 hours
    Expected total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    4.54 hours
    4.15 hours
    4.05 hours
    Adjusted Certified Nursing Assistant staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    3.27 hours
    2.22 hours
    2.23 hours
    Adjusted Licensed Practical Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    2.24 hours
    1.33 hours
    1.71 hours
    Adjusted Registered Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    1.1 hours
    0.36 hours
    0.45 hours
    Adjusted total Nurse staffing hours per resident per day
     
     
     
     
    6.43 hours
    3.67 hours
    4.09 hours
    0 hours
    2.4 hours
    4.8 hours
    7.2 hours
    9.6 hours
    12 hours
    Quality Measures for Long-Stay Patients
    MARSH'S EDGE exceeds average state scores in 0 of 13 areas.
    MARSH'S EDGE exceeds average region scores in 0 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
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    16.72%
    27.02%
    Percent of long stay residents who self report moderate to severe pain
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    9.42%
    14.64%
    Percent of high risk long stay residents with pressure ulcers
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    7.07%
    6.33%
    Percent of long stay residents who lose too much weight
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    8.73%
    11.73%
    Percent of low risk long stay residents who lose control of their bowel or bladder
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    43.05%
    31.04%
    Percent of long stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    2.32%
    1.88%
    Percent of long stay residents with a urinary tract infection
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    7.06%
    7.46%
    Percent of long stay residents who have depressive symptoms
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    9.95%
    4.42%
    Percent of long stay residents who were physically restrained
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    1.28%
    1.01%
    Percent of long stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    3.48%
    3.62%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    94.76%
    98.05%
    Percent of long stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    95.75%
    98.99%
    Percent of long stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    Not Available
    23.12%
    20.93%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
    Quality Measures for Short-Stay Patients
    MARSH'S EDGE exceeds average state scores in 3 of 5 areas.
    MARSH'S EDGE 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
     
     
     
     
    21.1%
    18.79%
    29.94%
    Percent of short stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened
     
     
     
     
    0%
    1.28%
    2.18%
    Percent of short stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
     
     
     
     
    96.7%
    85.9%
    94.55%
    Percent of short stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
     
     
     
     
    95.2%
    84.42%
    93.1%
    Percent of short stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication
     
     
     
     
    0%
    3.13%
    4%
    0%
    20%
    40%
    60%
    80%
    100%
  • Star Ratings
    Overall Rating : 2
    Health Inspection Rating : 1
    Quality Measures Rating : 5
    Staffing Rating : 5
    Registered Nurse Staffing Rating : 5
    https://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/profile.html#profTab=0&ID=115718
    Licenses
    GA Skilled Nursing Facility
    Issued by Georgia Department of Human Resources
    US DHHS Skilled Nursing Facility
    License No. 115718
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    GA Continuing Care Retirement Community
    Issued by Georgia Department of Insurance
    Medicare
    Issued by Medicare
    GA Personal Care Home
    Issued by Georgia Department of Human Resources
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