- Colorado’s nursing home ranking sank to #22, down from #16 last year.
- Colorado’s nursing home deficiencies ticked three percent higher over the last year, dropping the measure to a failing grade.
- Colorado’s percentage of nursing homes with severe deficiencies remained high, one in four cited for actual harm or immediate jeopardy to residents.
- Colorado nursing home care ranked fourth overall in the Rocky Mountain region, scoring the region’s lowest grades in percentage of facilities with deficiencies and percentage of facilities with severe deficiencies.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||82.71%||B||11||11||B||76.10%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||2.45||C||30||33||D||2.40|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||97.20%||F||46||37||D||94.37%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||28.50%||F||44||44||F||30.05%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||44.39%||B||12||5||A||37.14%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||87.38%||A||9||7||A||83.90%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.72||B||20||8||A||0.98|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||78.00%||C||28||29||C||79.46%|