- New York’s overall nursing home ranking did not improve nor did it worsen over the last year, unfortunately for the residents the state maintained its woeful failing grade.
- The quality of New York’s nursing home care continued to be so dreadfully poor that the state scored only one above average grade for the second year in a row, squeezing out a “B” in the percentage of facilities with severe deficiencies.
- Fewer than 10 percent of New York’s nursing homes had a deficiency inspection.
- New York was one of only five states that scored below average grades in every staffing measure, showing that the state’s nursing homes continue to be chronically understaffed.
- New York’s ombudsmen verified 9 out of 10 nursing home complaints, indicating widespread concerns from residents about the lack of quality care.
- New York remained anchored at the bottom of the Northeast region in nursing home quality.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||47.62%||F||43||42||F||39.00%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||2.36||D||38||38||D||2.31|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||92.38%||C||28||28||C||92.41%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||12.38%||B||13||17||B||13.92%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||42.22%||C||26||23||C||34.55%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||36.19%||F||43||43||F||28.96%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.54||D||34||42||F||0.67|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||90.38%||F||45||43||F||91.33%|