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Southwestern Veterans Center

  • Date Updated: May 01, 2024
  • Address: 7060 HIGHLAND DRIVE, PITTSBURGH
    PA 15206
  • Phone: 412-665-6706
  • Website: ) Click Here
  • Medicare Provider Number: 39A438
  • Participating in Medicare Since: January 01, 2009
  • No. of Certified Beds: 236
  • No. of Residents: 147
  • Occupancy: 62.29% ( as of 05/12/2024 )
  • Amount Fined: $302,386.50
  • Complaints Filed: 7

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  About Southwestern Veterans Center

Southwestern Veterans Center, located in PITTSBURGH, PA, is a government owned organization that accepts Medicaid. It is not part of a continuing care retirement community. It is located not in a hospital. Southwestern Veterans Center offers a range of services including skilled nursing, long-term care, short-term rehabilitation, and specialized memory care. The center is equipped with modern amenities and a supportive environment designed to enhance the quality of life for its residents. With a focus on personalized care plans and community engagement.

  • Southwestern Veterans Center is ranked #23 out of 45 facilities within a 10 mile radius and #50 out of 98 facilities within a 25 mile radius. See Ranking Report
  • CMS 5-Star Overall Rating is (4 out of 5):
  • Current Trend:   Worsening
  • Total Nursing Hours Spent Per Resident Per Day: 4.24
    (The national average is 3.78 )
  • The percentage of short-stay residents who were re-hospitalized after a nursing home admission is Unknown .
  •    There is no indication of abuse occuring at Southwestern Veterans Center. (CMS flags facilities where abuse has either happened or is very likely.)

  Southwestern Veterans Center Owner & Operator Information

Business Entity Name:

Legal Business Name Not Available

Managers and Directors:

No Information provided

  Southwestern Veterans Center Ratings and Inspection Scores

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) regularly inspects every skilled nursing facility. The results of the multi-day inspection is a series of star ratings. The health inspection scores are an absolute value, so you can compare one facility's score directly to another.

Ratings

Overall Rating 4:
Health Inspection Rating 2:
Quality Rating 5:
Staffing Rating 5:

Inspection Scores

Cycle 1 Score (as of June 30, 2023) 111
Cycle 2 Score (as of July 15, 2022) 16
Cycle 3 Score (as of May 21, 2021) 44
Weighted All Cycles Score 68

  Southwestern Veterans Center Ratings History

  Nursing Hours Spent Per Patient

CMS provides detailed information about how long nursing staff spends with residents. This data includes nursing subcategories of Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, and non-nursing Certified Nursing Assistants. More hours spend per patient should can indicate a better facility or it could indicate more complicated situations.

The nursing staff of Southwestern Veterans Center spends MORE time on average with its residents than the state average for total nursing homes spent per resident and MORE time than the national average for total nursing homes spent per resident.

Type Facility State / National Avg
Registered Nurse (RN)
Hours 1.16 0.77 / 0.65
Case Mix 0.28 0.42 / 0.38
Adjusted 1.57 NA / NA
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Hours 0.71 0.92 / 0.87
Case Mix 0.62 NA / NA
Adjusted 0.84 NA / NA
Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA)
Hours 2.37 2.09 / 2.26
Case Mix 1.92 NA / NA
Adjusted 2.51 NA / NA
Total Licensed Staff
Hours 1.87 1.69 / 1.53
Physical Therapist (PT)
Hours 0.03 0.09 / 0.07
Total Nursing Homes Spent per Resident on Average
Hours 4.24 3.78 / 3.78
Case Mix 2.82 3.33 / 3.15
Adjusted 4.73 NA / NA

  Quality Measures

Quality measures are based both on patient survey information and on the results of actual claims that are filed with CMS. It is not clear what period is covered in the measures.

Desc. Perc./ State Avg. / Comparison
Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission (qm521)
This measure is considered when computing the 5-Star Overall Rating
Not Available
Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit (qm522)
This measure is considered when computing the 5-Star Overall Rating
Not Available
Number of hospitalizations per 1000 long-stay resident days (qm551)
This measure is considered when computing the 5-Star Overall Rating
0.9% / 1.7%
Better
Number of outpatient emergency department visits per 1000 long-stay resident days (qm552)
This measure is considered when computing the 5-Star Overall Rating
0.4% / 0.8%
Better
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased (qm401) 17.3% / 14.6%
Worse
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight (qm404) 3.7% / 6.6%
Better
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder (qm405) 52.5% / 56.5%
Better
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder (qm406) 1.8% / 1.1%
Worse
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection (qm407) 2.1% / 2.0%
Worse
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms (qm408) 2.6% / 3.7%
Better
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained (qm409) 0.0% / 0.2%
Better
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury (qm410) 1.1% / 3.4%
Better
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine (qm415) 95.1% / 87.4%
Better
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication (qm419) 13.9% / 16.3%
Better
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine (qm430) 83.1% / 70.4%
Better
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication (qm434) Not Available
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened (qm451) 15.0% / 18.7%
Better
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication (qm452) 8.3% / 19.5%
Better
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers (qm453) 3.0% / 7.6%
Better
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine (qm454) 96.4% / 93.8%
Better
Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function (qm471) Not Available
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine (qm472) 78.9% / 70.5%
Better

  Hospitals Near Southwestern Veterans Center

Quite often skilled nursing facilities and hospitals work closely together to help patients recover or manage a terminal illness. Hospitals deals with acute care while nursing homes treat patients for a longer period of time. New residents at skilled nursing homes typically come from a hospital and nursing home residents may be readmitted to a hospital if their recovery does not proceed well. (Hospital readmission rates are closely monitored by CMS.) Consequently it is important that you consider which hospitals are near a nursing home which choosing one. Below is a list of hospitals near Southwestern Veterans Center.

This information is based on the most recent Hospital data. Historical data is not available.

Hospital 5-Star Overall Rating
VA PITTSBURGH HEALTHCARE SYSTEM - UNIV DR
UNIVERSITY DRIVE
PITTSBURGH, PA 15240
1
CANONSBURG GENERAL HOSPITAL
100 MEDICAL BOULEVARD
CANONSBURG, PA 15317
1
ACMH HOSPITAL
ONE NOLTE DRIVE
KITTANNING, PA 16201
2
JEFFERSON HOSPITAL
565 COAL VALLEY ROAD
JEFFERSON HILLS, PA 15025
2
HERITAGE VALLEY BEAVER
1000 DUTCH RIDGE ROAD
BEAVER, PA 15009
3
WEST PENN HOSPITAL
4800 FRIENDSHIP AVENUE
PITTSBURGH, PA 15224
3
EXCELA HEALTH - FRICK HOSPITAL
508 SOUTH CHURCH STREET
MOUNT PLEASANT, PA 15666
3
FORBES HOSPITAL
2570 HAYMAKER ROAD
MONROEVILLE, PA 15146
3
UPMC MERCY
1400 LOCUST STREET
PITTSBURGH, PA 15219
3
UPMC MCKEESPORT HOSPITAL
1500 FIFTH AVENUE
MC KEESPORT, PA 15132
3
ALLEGHENY VALLEY HOSPITAL
1301 CARLISLE ST
NATRONA, PA 15065
3
WASHINGTON HOSPITAL, THE
155 WILSON AVENUE
WASHINGTON, PA 15301
3
PENN HIGHLANDS MON VALLEY
1163 COUNTRY CLUB ROAD
MONONGAHELA, PA 15063
3
ALLEGHENY GENERAL HOSPITAL
320 EAST NORTH AVENUE
PITTSBURGH, PA 15212
3
HERITAGE VALLEY KENNEDY
25 HECKEL ROAD
MCKEES ROCKS, PA 15136
3
UPMC PRESBYTERIAN SHADYSIDE
200 LOTHROP STREET
PITTSBURGH, PA 15213
4
ST CLAIR HOSPITAL
1000 BOWER HILL ROAD
PITTSBURGH, PA 15243
4
HERITAGE VALLEY SEWICKLEY
720 BLACKBURN ROAD
SEWICKLEY, PA 15143
4
MAGEE WOMENS HOSPITAL OF UPMC HEALTH SYSTEM
300 HALKET STREET
PITTSBURGH, PA 15213
4
UPMC PASSAVANT
9100 BABCOCK BOULEVARD
PITTSBURGH, PA 15237
4

  Medical Professionals Associated with Southwestern Veterans Center

These are the doctors who are affiliated with Southwestern Veterans Center. The data is from the most recent period. Historical data is not available.

We did not find any medical professionals associated with Southwestern Veterans Center.

  Local Nursing Homes

Below is a list of nursing homes in near Southwestern Veterans Center (including this home). This list is ranked based on the nursing home's health inspection scores (alse referred to as the "weighted all cycles score"). We also show the home's 5-star overall rating in the list. (If a nursing home has been flaged by CMS for abuse, we will added an icon (  ) to the home to indicate this.)

The data is based on the dataset as of May 01, 2024.

Name Health Inspection Score / Overall Rating
Upmc Magee-Womens Hospital Tcu
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
2 / 5:
Passavant Retirement and Healt
(ZELIENOPLE, PA)
8 / 4:
Mon Valley Care Center
(MONONGAHELA, PA)
10 / 3:
Rehab and Nursing Ctr Greater Pittsburgh
(GREENSBURG, PA)
10.667 / 4:
Sherwood Oaks
(CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA)
10.667 / 5:
John J Kane Regional Center-Sc
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
11.333 / 5:
Concordia of The South Hills
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
12.667 / 4:
Lgar Health and Rehabilitation
(TURTLE CREEK, PA)
15.333 / 2:
Concordia at The Cedars
(MONROEVILLE, PA)
15.333 / 4:
St Barnabas Nursing Home
(GIBSONIA, PA)
16.667 / 4:
Snu Armstrong Co Memorial Hosp
(KITTANNING, PA)
18 / 4:
Havencrest Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
(MONONGAHELA, PA)
20 / 4:
Providence Point Healthcare Residence
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
20.667 / 5:
John J Kane Regional Center-Gl
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
22 / 5:
Harmony Physical Rehabilitation
(MONROEVILLE, PA)
22 / 5:
Quality Life Services - Sarver
(SARVER, PA)
22 / 4:
Bethel Park Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Ctr
(BETHEL PARK, PA)
23.333 / 4:
Townview Health and Rehabilitation Center
(CANONSBURG, PA)
25.333 / 3:
Guardian Healthcare Meadowcrest
(BETHEL PARK, PA)
26 / 4:
Whitehall Borough Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
26 / 4:
Southmont of Presbyterian Seniorcare
(WASHINGTON, PA)
28 / 3:
Seneca Place
(VERONA, PA)
28.667 / 3:
Friendship Village of South Hi
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
30 / 3:
Caring Heights Community Care and Rehab Ctr
(CORAOPOLIS, PA)
30 / 3:
Masonic Village at Sewickley
(SEWICKLEY, PA)
30 / 4:
Concordia at Rebecca Residence
(ALLISON PARK, PA)
31.333 / 3:
Marian Manor Corporation
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
32 / 3:
Transitions Healthcare Washington Pa
(WASHINGTON, PA)
38 / 3:
Vincentian Home
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
39.333 / 2:
Concordia Lutheran Health and Human Care
(CABOT, PA)
40 / 3:
Greenery Center For Rehab and Nursing
(CANONSBURG, PA)
40.667 / 3:
Canterbury Place
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
41.333 / 3:
East End Health and Rehab Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
41.333 / 3:
Longwood at Oakmont
(VERONA, PA)
42.667 / 4:
Westmoreland Manor
(GREENSBURG, PA)
46 / 3:
Embassy of Saxonburg
(SAXONBURG, PA)
48.667 / 2:
Reformed Presbyterian Home
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
49 / 4:
North Strabane Rehabilitation and Wellness Ctr, Ll
(CANONSBURG, PA)
50 / 2:
Transitions Healthcare North Huntingdon
(NORTH HUNTINGDON, PA)
50.667 / 3:
Riverside Health and Rehab Center
(MCKEESPORT, PA)
52 / 3:
Brighton Rehabilitation and Wellness Center
(BEAVER, PA)
52.667 / 2:
Eldercrest Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
(MUNHALL, PA)
54 / 3:
John J Kane Regional Center-Mc
(MCKEESPORT, PA)
58.167 / 4:
Quality Life Services - Apollo
(APOLLO, PA)
60 / 2:
Concordia at Villa St Joseph
(BADEN, PA)
61.333 / 2:
Asbury Health Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
64.5 / 1:
Redstone Highlands Health Care
(GREENSBURG, PA)
66.667 / 3:
Hempfield Manor
(GREENSBURG, PA)
67.333 / 2:
Harmony Hills Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
(WEXFORD, PA)
68 / 2:
Southwestern Veterans Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
68.167 / 4:
The Rehabilitation Center at Jefferson Hills
(JEFFERSON HILLS, PA)
69.333 / 2:
John J Kane Regional Center-Ro
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
69.333 / 2:
Peters Township Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation
(MCMURRAY, PA)
69.5 / 2:
Willows of Presbyterian Senior
(OAKMONT, PA)
72 / 2:
Bridgeville Rehabilitation and Care Center
(BRIDGEVILLE, PA)
72.667 / 2:
Kittanning Health and Rehab Center
(KITTANNING, PA)
74.667 / 2:
Platinum Ridge Ctr For Rehab and Healing
(BRACKENRIDGE, PA)
78 / 1:
Cheswick Rehabilitation and Wellness Center, LLC
(CHESWICK, PA)
78.667 / 2:
Mcmurray Hills Manor
(MCMURRAY, PA)
79 / 1:
Little Sisters of The Poor
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
79.333 / 3:
Premier Washington Rehabilitation and Nursing Ctr
(WASHINGTON, PA)
80 / 2:
Greene Health and Rehab Center
(GREENSBURG, PA)
81.833 / 2:
Greentree Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Ctr
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
84.833 / 2:
William Penn Care Center
(JEANNETTE, PA)
86.333 / 2:
South Hills Rehabilitation and Wellness Center
(CANONSBURG, PA)
92.667 / 1:
Oak Hill Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
(GREENSBURG, PA)
93.833 / 2:
St John Specialty Care Center
(MARS, PA)
95.667 / 2:
Providence Health and Rehab Center
(BEAVER FALLS, PA)
100.667 / 1:
Cranberry Place
(CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA)
102.333 / 2:
Upmc Heritage Place
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
103.333 / 2:
The Grove at Harmony
(HARMONY, PA)
103.5 / 2:
Woodhaven Health and Rehab Center
(MONROEVILLE, PA)
104 / 2:
Cedar Hill Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
(CORAOPOLIS, PA)
108 / 1:
Corner View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
108.167 / 1:
Harmar Village Health and Rehab Center
(CHESWICK, PA)
112 / 1:
Belair Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
(LOWER BURRELL, PA)
117.5 / 1:
The Grove at Washington
(WASHINGTON, PA)
120 / 1:
Monroeville Rehabilitation and Wellness Center
(MONROEVILLE, PA)
120 / 1:
Shadyside Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Ctr
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
127.333 / 1:
Pittsburgh Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Ctr
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
130.333 / 1:
North Hills Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Ctr
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
132.667 / 1:
Harmon House Health and Rehab Center
(MOUNT PLEASANT, PA)
138 / 1:
Wecare at Penn Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
148.833 / 1:
Armstrong Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
(KITTANNING, PA)
158.667 / 1:
Saint Anne Home
(GREENSBURG, PA)
161.333 / 1:
Monroeville Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Ctr
(MONROEVILLE, PA)
163 / 1:
Murrysville Rehabilitation and Wellness Center
(MURRYSVILLE, PA)
165.667 / 1:
Southwestern Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
166.333 / 1:
Jefferson Hills Healthcare and Rehabilitation Cent
(CLAIRTON, PA)
169.667 / 2:
Spring Hill Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
180 / 1:
Wexford Healthcare Center
(WEXFORD, PA)
194 / 1:
Mt Lebanon Rehabilitation and Wellness Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
211.333 / 2:
Squirrel Hill Wellness and Rehabilitation Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
244.667 / 1:
Twin Lakes Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center
(GREENSBURG, PA)
259.333 / 1:
Rochester Residence and Care Center
(ROCHESTER, PA)
302.833 / 1:
Baldwin Health Center
(PITTSBURGH, PA)
305.833 / 1:
Beaver Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
(ALIQUIPPA, PA)
338.833 / 1:
The Grove at North Huntingdon
(NORTH HUNTINGDON, PA)
440.167 / 1:

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Best and Worst Nursing Homes in PITTSBURGH, PA

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Ownership Details for Southwestern Veterans Center

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Noted Deficiencies for Southwestern Veterans Center

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Nursing Hours Analysis for Southwestern Veterans Center

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