- Nebraska’s nursing home ranking sank to #21, down from #13 last year.
- Severe deficiencies in Nebraska’s nursing homes were nearly 5 percent higher compared to last year.
- Nine out of every 10 Nebraska nursing homes were cited one or more deficiencies.
- The percentage of nursing homes with above average direct care staffing increased by 10 percent.
- Nebraska ombudsmen verified more than 80 percent of registered complaints.
- Nebraska nursing home care ranks first overall in the middling Central Plains region, leading the region in six of eight analyzed measures.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||78.24%||B||19||20||B||68.40%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||2.54||C||24||25||C||2.49|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||90.28%||C||21||13||B||86.70%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||15.28%||B||18||10||A||10.55%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||41.67%||C||28||12||B||35.32%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||74.07%||C||21||20||B||68.87%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.54||D||33||35||D||0.73|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||72.32%||C||21||31||D||80.39%|