- Wisconsin’s nursing home ranking (#24) marginally improved over last year’s score, moving one spot higher.
- 60 percent of Wisconsin’s nursing homes failed to score an above average health inspection.
- More than 90 percent of Wisconsin’s nursing homes were cited a deficiency with 1 in 4 nursing homes receiving a severe deficiency for the second consecutive year.
- Wisconsin ombudsmen verified a lower percentage of complaints when compared to other states.
- Wisconsin nursing home care ranks second overall in the Great Lakes region, once again scoring the region’s highest grades in three of eight quality measures.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||77.10%||C||21||21||C||68.22%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||2.58||B||17||22||C||2.50|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||91.09%||C||24||27||C||92.35%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||25.70%||D||38||40||D||26.53%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||40.71%||D||38||35||D||33.68%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||86.01%||B||13||13||B||81.65%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.54||D||35||14||B||0.90|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||70.63%||B||18||20||B||73.53%|