Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

Overview

Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane is located in North Bethesda, MD, part of Montgomery County.

According to United States census data, the census-designated place has a population of 50,094. 15.7% of residents are 65 years or older, .8% less than the U.S. population.

Three neighboring cities, towns, and the like are Garrett Park, Kensington, and South Kensington.

Our network provides data for 2 senior living communities in North Bethesda, MD with this community.

About the Community

A for-profit corporation, Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane accepts Medicare and Medicaid. The facility contains 41 beds with an average occupancy rate of 66.6%.

Resident council is available. Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane is not a continuing care retirement community.

The most recent standard fire safety inspection saw automatic sprinklers in all required areas.

Quality Measures and Vaccination Rates

Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane reports the below data to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The Retirement Being team compares each datum to the nation’s and Maryland’s averages.

Long-Stay Quality Measures

Anti-Anxiety Medication

A

0% of residents received anti-anxiety or hypnotic medication, 19.5% less than the nation and 14.5% less than the state.

Antipsychotic Medication

A

0% of residents received antipsychotic medication, 14.5% less than the nation and 13.1% less than the state.

Depressive Symptoms

A

0% of residents have depressive symptoms, 7.5% less than the nation and 10.2% less than the state.

Falls with a Major Injury

F

7.9% of residents have one or more falls with a major injury, 4.5% more than the nation and 5.2% more than the state.

Increased Need for Help

D

17.9% of residents’ need for help with daily activities increased, 3.3% more than the nation and 1.9% less than the state.

Influenza Vaccine

A

100% of residents were given the influenza vaccine, 4.6% more than the nation and 4.1% more than the state.

Physical Restraints

A

0% of residents were physically restrained, 0.2% less than the nation and 0.1% less than the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

C

97.4% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 4.7% more than the nation and 5.6% more than the state.

Pressure Ulcers

F

48.4% of high-risk residents have pressure ulcers, 40.3% more than the nation and 38.2% more than the state.

UTI

A

0% of residents have a urinary tract infection, 2.4% less than the nation and 2.1% less than the state.

Urinary Catheter

A

0% of residents have or had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, 1.6% less than the nation and 1.3% less than the state.

Weight Loss

D

7.4% of residents lose too much weight, 1.4% more than the nation and 1.2% more than the state.

Short-Stay Quality Measures

Antipsychotic Medication

C

1.4% of residents received antipsychotic medication for the first time, 0.4% less than the nation and 0.2% less than the state.

Improvements in Function

C

77.2% of residents saw improvements in function, 2.9% more than the nation and 2.9% more than the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

D

79.3% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 0.2% less than the nation and 3.1% more than the state.

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

C

79.4% of residents were given the seasonal influenza vaccine, 2.7% more than the nation and 1% more than the state.

COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Resident Primary Series

B

92.1% of residents were given the primary vaccination series, 4.8% more than the nation and 1.5% more than the state.

Resident Boosters

C

63.2% of residents were up-to-date on their vaccines, 5.9% more than the nation and 1% less than the state.

Staff Primary Series

A

100% of staff completed the primary vaccination series, 13.1% more than the nation and 4.8% more than the state.

Staff Boosters

A

83.8% of staff were up-to-date on their vaccines, 40.9% more than the nation and 39.3% more than the state.

Staffing Hours and Turnover Rates

Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane provides staffing information to the CMS, which the federal agency uses to calculate the below staffing data. Our team then sets each data point against the nation’s and Maryland’s averages.

Staffing Hours

Nurse Aide

D

Nurse aide hours total 1 hour and 55 minutes per resident daily, 16 minutes shorter than the nation and 11 minutes shorter than the state.

Licensed Partial Nurse

D

Licensed partial nurse hours total 41 minutes per resident daily, 12 minutes shorter than the nation and 14 minutes shorter than the state.

Registered Nurse

A

Registered nurse hours total 1 hour and 17 minutes per resident daily, 36 minutes longer than the nation and 25 minutes longer than the state.

On the weekend, registered nurse hours total 1 hour and 3 minutes per resident daily, 36 minutes longer than the nation and 27 minutes longer than the state.

Physical Therapist

A

Physical therapist hours total 8 minutes per resident daily, 4 minutes longer than the nation and 2 minutes longer than the state.

Staffing Turnover Rates

Registered Nurse

A

The registered nurse turnover rate is 14.3%, 37.6% lower than the nation and 36.6% lower than the state.

Total Nursing Staff

A

The total nursing staff turnover rate is 28%, 25.3% lower than the nation and 19.4% lower than the state.

Administrator

F

2 administrators left the facility within a recent one-year period, 1.3 more than the nation and 0.9 more than the state.

Local Businesses and Organizations

Healthcare

For Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane residents that require a hospital visit, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center is the closest, 1.69 miles away. Suburban Hospital is the next nearest, 1.91 miles away.

The closest pharmacies are Whiteflint Dental Associates, 1.11 miles away, and White Flint Pharmacy, 1.11 miles away. CVS Pharmacy and Patient Pharmacy are two more in the area.

Should there be a need for dental care, SmileWell and Smile Well Cosmetic & Family Dentistry are 0.23 miles and 0.25 miles away. As for vision care, Promo Vision is 0.79 miles from the community.

Leisure Activities

If some fresh air or exercise is desired, Cloister Drive Park is 0.44 miles away, and Fleming Park is 0.56 miles away. iPic Theaters is 1.93 miles away for an activity with little physical movement. Bookworms can find solace in Mcg Kensington Library, 1.19 miles from Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane.

Nearby places of worship include Holy Cross Catholic Church and Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church. The former is 0.69 miles, and the latter is 1 mile from the community.

When the time comes for a haircut or trim, Raphael’s Grosvenor Hair Salon is 0.12 miles away.

Sustenance

Seniors looking to dine out or order takeout have several choices, including M Club and Cooper’s Mill, 0.53 miles and 0.53 miles away. Cafe Promenade and Foodtemps are a couple of other establishments in the area.

To do some grocery shopping, Grosvenor Market is 0.12 miles away, and Emc is 0.23 miles away. Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market and Grosvenor Market are two more nearby options.

Financial Services

Take care of financial needs at SunTrust Bank – ATM, 0.56 miles away, or Hoc Jean Banks 303, 0.79 miles away. Monument Bank and Capital One Bank are also in the vicinity of the community.

The Weather in North Bethesda

July was North Bethesda’s warmest month of the last year, with an average high of 87°F. Conversely, its coldest month was January. The average low in January was 25°F.

The census-designated place saw 35.75 inches of precipitation, 17.44 inches of snowfall, and average humidity of 66% over the last 12 months.

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