September 19, 2017
Currently Altenheim is ranked 7th out of 954 communities in Ohio on a weighted 3 cycle survey score by the American Health Care Association (ACHA) and the National Center for Assisted Living. The ranking is based on the overall State survey score of 5 stars, Nurse staffing rating, and Quality measure rating of 5 with an overall rating of 5 stars.
Based on a the August 2017 data for survey, staffing and five star quality data released from Nursing Home Compare, which is updated monthly for Ohio skilled nursing facilities.
The Altenheim team is committed to excellence!! We are dedicated and passionate about providing the highest quality of care to our residents!! Ongoing staff education, review of clinical process, and open lines of communication with residents and family assists us to achieve such a high ranking stated Lisa Szymanski, Director of Nursing.
This ranking is an exciting, tangible achievement for our dedicated staff, and verifies their consistent, focused effort in providing outstanding care to our residents. It would be impossible to achieve these high quality measures without the leadership and resources provided by our CEO and Board of Directors, stated Dottie Welch, Administrator.
This report provides up to date information on all nursing facilities in Ohio and their ranking on both the CMS 5 star and special focus facility program.
The purpose of this ranking program, by AHCA is to improve lives by delivering solutions for Quality Care
The data above indicates Altenheim is in the top 1% of all skilled nursing facilities in the state of Ohio.
“The Top 1% ranking reflects the dedication and unwavering compassion our staff has for our residents “stated Paul Psota CEO, Altenheim Senior Living. “Our board of directors would like to extend a sincere thankyou to the staff for their commitment to excellence enabling our community to continually achieve this ranking.”
Altenheim Senior Living in Strongsville Ohio, is a not for profit Life plan community, offers a full continuum of care.
The following services are offered: Assisted and Independent Living, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, Outpatient Physical Therapy Long Term Care, Memory Care, Home Health Care and Private Duty.
In 2018, Altenheim will be opening a 38 private suite Memory Assisted Living community and new Therapy Rehab Center with 32 private suites, a 4000 square foot state of the art physical, speech and occupational therapy gym, and access to an outside short term rehab courtyard.