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Desert View Care Center Of Buhl in Buhl, ID - Medicare and Medicaid Certified Nursing Home

Desert View Care Center Of Buhl in Buhl, ID

Desert View Care Center Of Buhl is a medicare and medicaid certified nursing home in Buhl, Idaho. It is located in Twin Falls county at 820 Sprague Avenue, Buhl, Idaho 83316. You can reach out to the office of Desert View Care Center Of Buhl via phone at (208) 543-6401. This skilled nursing facility has 57 federally certified beds with average occupancy rate of 73.86%. Its legal business name is Charolais Care Iii, Inc and has the following ownership type - For Profit - Corporation.

Desert View Care Center Of Buhl is certified by CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) and participates in both medicare and medicaid program. This means if you are part of medicare or medicaid program, you may consider this nursing facility for your medical needs. It was first certified by CMS in 1981 (37 years certified) and the last quality survey was conducted in October, 2016.

Contact Information

820 Sprague Avenue, Buhl, Idaho 83316
(208) 543-6401

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Nursing Home Profile

NameDesert View Care Center Of Buhl
LocationBuhl, Idaho
Certified ByMedicare and Medicaid
No. of Certified Beds57
Occupancy Rate73.86%
Medicare ID135089
Ownership TypeFor Profit - Corporation

NPI Associated with this Nursing Home:

Nursing Homes may have multiple NPI numbers. We have found possible NPI number/s associated with Desert View Care Center Of Buhl from NPPES records by matching pattern on the basis of name, address, phone number etc. Please use this information accordingly.

NPI Number1063592293
Organization NameNORTHWEST BEC CORP
Doing Business AsSNAKE RIVER REHAB
Address820 Sprague Ave, Buhl, ID 83316
Phone Number208-543-6401

NPI Number1306094610
Organization NameCHAROLAIS CARE III, INC
Doing Business AsDESERT VIEW CARE CENTER OF BUHL
Address820 Sprague Ave, Buhl, ID 83316
Phone Number208-543-6401

NPI Number1437603008
Organization NameDESERT VIEW OF CASCADIA, LLC
Address820 Sprague Ave, Buhl, ID 83316
Phone Number208-543-6401

NPI Number1679880926
Organization NameDESERT VIEW CARE CENTER OF BUHL, LLC
Address820 Sprague Ave, Buhl, ID 83316
Phone Number208-543-6401

Quality Ratings:

Nursing homes vary in the quality of care and services they provide to their residents. The below quality ratings for Desert View Care Center Of Buhl are calculated from three sources - health inspection results, staffing data, and quality measure data. This information gives you an indication of the care Desert View Care Center Of Buhl give to their patients.
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Complaints, Fines and Penalties:

Number of Facility Reported Incidents
Number of Substantiated Complaints
Number of Fines0
Total Amount of Fines in Dollars$1
Number of Payment Denials2
Total Number of Penalties

Patients' Stay Experience:

The resident survey data of Desert View Care Center Of Buhl is compared against the national average with the color code indicators: Better than National Average Worse than National Average

Experience MeasureProviderNational Avg.
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased7.1414.97
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain12.085.57
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers1.285.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight4.967.08
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder28.8947.72
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder2.541.86
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection4.963.66
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms9.484.87
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained00.43
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury0.793.37
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine10094.93
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine10094.15
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication23.4715.68
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain4013.65
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened2.440.88
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine88.5781.02
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine95.5283.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication5.951.99
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened4.6418.21
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication13.622.72
Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function71.0567.48

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Nursing Homes in Buhl, ID

Desert View Care Center Of Buhl
Location: 820 Sprague Avenue, Buhl, Idaho 83316
Phone: (208) 543-6401    

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