- Oregon’s nursing home ranking plummeted to #19; the state’s drop of 12 spots makes Oregon one of the biggest nursing home losers of 2014.
- Oregon nursing home records was a real mixed bag; the state scored above average grades in five quality measures while failing the other three—professional nurse hours, percentage of above average health inspections, percentage of facilities with severe deficiencies.
- Oregon is one of only four states that provided more than three hours of direct care staff per resident per day.
- Oregon’s percentage of nursing homes with severe deficiencies remained exceedingly high, 1 in 3 were cited for actual harm or immediate jeopardy to residents.
- Oregon’s nursing home care ranked third out of four states in the Pacific Alaska region.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||91.30%||A||5||4||A||84.85%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||3.04||A||3||2||A||3.02|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||80.43%||A||8||20||B||89.78%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||32.61%||F||47||35||D||24.09%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||39.86%||F||41||18||B||34.81%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||74.64%||B||20||19||B||69.70%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.50||F||41||9||A||0.98|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||62.78%||B||12||12||B||59.80%|