Buckley Healthcare Center

Buckley Healthcare Center

Overview

Buckley Healthcare Center is located in Greenfield, MA, part of Franklin County.

According to United States census data, the city has a population of 17,652. 22.3% of residents are 65 years or older, 5.8% more than the U.S. population.

Three neighboring cities, towns, and the like are Deerfield, Shelburne, and Montague.

Our network provides data for 4 senior living communities in Greenfield, MA with this community.

About the Community

A for-profit corporation, Buckley Healthcare Center accepts Medicare and Medicaid. The facility contains 120 beds with an average occupancy rate of 60.8%.

Resident council is available. Buckley Healthcare Center 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

Buckley Healthcare Center reports the below data to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The Retirement Being team compares each datum to the nation’s and Massachusetts’s averages.

Long-Stay Quality Measures

Anti-Anxiety Medication

B

12.9% of residents received anti-anxiety or hypnotic medication, 6.6% less than the nation and 5.8% less than the state.

Antipsychotic Medication

C

11.4% of residents received antipsychotic medication, 3.1% less than the nation and 7.7% less than the state.

Bowels or Bladder Control

F

62.6% of low-risk residents lose control of their bowels or bladder, 15.6% more than the nation and 6.9% more than the state.

Depressive Symptoms

B

0.4% of residents have depressive symptoms, 7.1% less than the nation and 1.5% less than the state.

Falls with a Major Injury

C

3.3% of residents have one or more falls with a major injury, 0.1% less than the nation and 0.4% less than the state.

Increased Need for Help

D

16.9% of residents’ need for help with daily activities increased, 2.3% more than the nation and 1.7% more than the state.

Influenza Vaccine

D

93.8% of residents were given the influenza vaccine, 1.6% less than the nation and 2.2% less than the state.

Physical Restraints

A

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

Pneumococcal Vaccine

C

96.7% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 4% more than the nation and 6.4% more than the state.

Pressure Ulcers

B

5.9% of high-risk residents have pressure ulcers, 2.2% less than the nation and 0.6% less than the state.

UTI

C

1.6% of residents have a urinary tract infection, 0.8% less than the nation and 0.8% less than the state.

Urinary Catheter

F

4.2% of residents have or had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, 2.6% more than the nation and 2.8% more than the state.

Weight Loss

B

3.9% of residents lose too much weight, 2.1% less than the nation and 1.5% less than the state.

Worsening Movability

F

25.8% of residents’ ability to move independently worsened, 7.8% more than the nation and 8.1% more than the state.

Short-Stay Quality Measures

Antipsychotic Medication

D

2.5% of residents received antipsychotic medication for the first time, 0.7% more than the nation and 0.9% more than the state.

Improvements in Function

D

68.9% of residents saw improvements in function, 5.4% less than the nation and 2.3% less than the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

C

87.7% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 8.2% more than the nation and 12.9% more than the state.

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

C

82.2% of residents were given the seasonal influenza vaccine, 5.5% more than the nation and 5.1% more than the state.

COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Resident Primary Series

A

98.5% of residents were given the primary vaccination series, 11.2% more than the nation and 3.3% more than the state.

Resident Boosters

A

86.8% of residents were up-to-date on their vaccines, 29.5% more than the nation and 11.8% more than the state.

Staff Primary Series

B

94.4% of staff completed the primary vaccination series, 7.5% more than the nation and 3.4% less than the state.

Staff Boosters

B

65.7% of staff were up-to-date on their vaccines, 22.8% more than the nation and 7.9% less than the state.

Staffing Hours and Turnover Rates

Buckley Healthcare Center 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 Massachusetts’s averages.

Staffing Hours

Nurse Aide

D

Nurse aide hours total 1 hour and 57 minutes per resident daily, 14 minutes shorter than the nation and 7 minutes shorter than the state.

Licensed Partial Nurse

B

Licensed partial nurse hours total 59 minutes per resident daily, 5 minutes longer than the nation and 2 minutes longer than the state.

Registered Nurse

D

Registered nurse hours total 28 minutes per resident daily, 12 minutes shorter than the nation and 13 minutes shorter than the state.

On the weekend, registered nurse hours total 15 minutes per resident daily, 11 minutes shorter than the nation and 12 minutes shorter than the state.

Physical Therapist

A

Physical therapist hours total 6 minutes per resident daily, 2 minutes longer than the nation and 2 minutes longer than the state.

Staffing Turnover Rates

Registered Nurse

D

The registered nurse turnover rate is 66.7%, 14.8% higher than the nation and 13.9% higher than the state.

Total Nursing Staff

D

The total nursing staff turnover rate is 58%, 4.7% higher than the nation and 11.8% higher than the state.

Administrator

C

1 administrator left the facility within a recent one-year period, 0.3 more than the nation and 0.3 more than the state.

Local Businesses and Organizations

Healthcare

For Buckley Healthcare Center residents that require a hospital visit, Baystate Franklin Medical Center is the closest, 1.61 miles away. Northampton VA Medical Center is the next nearest, 16.29 miles away.

The closest pharmacies are Big Y Pharmacy And Wellness Center, 0.57 miles away, and Rite Aid, 0.74 miles away. Blue Dragon Apothecary and Genoa Qol are two more in the area.

Should there be a need for dental care, Dewayne Anthony Matthews DDS and Dr Gregg K. Mullens – Contemporary Family Dentistry are 0.74 miles and 0.99 miles away. As for vision care, Us Vision is 0.51 miles from the community.

Leisure Activities

If some fresh air or exercise is desired, Greenfield Energy Park is 0.85 miles away, and Greenfield Town Common is 0.91 miles away. Greenfield Garden Cinemas is 1 mile away for an activity with little physical movement. Bookworms can find solace in Massachusetts Trial Court Law Library – Franklin Law Library, 0.42 miles from Buckley Healthcare Center.

Nearby places of worship include Sisters of Providence and Robbins Memorial Congregational Church. The former is 0 miles, and the latter is 0.29 miles from the community.

When the time comes for a haircut or trim, Unique Styles Salon is 0.47 miles away.

Sustenance

Seniors looking to dine out or order takeout have several choices, including Applebee’s and China Gourmet, 0.23 miles and 0.25 miles away. D’Angelo Grilled Sandwiches and Friendly’s are a couple of other establishments in the area.

To do some grocery shopping, Big Y World Class Market is 0.55 miles away, and Green Fields Market is 0.84 miles away. Fosters Super Market and Big Y World Class Market are two more nearby options.

Financial Services

Take care of financial needs at Franklin First Federal Credit Union, 0.16 miles away, or Academy Mortgage – Greenfield, 0.48 miles away. Freedom Credit Union and People’s United Bank are also in the vicinity of the community.

The Weather in Greenfield

July was Greenfield’s warmest month of the last year, with an average high of 84°F. Conversely, its coldest month was January. The average low in January was 10°F.

The city saw 35.65 inches of precipitation, 81.4 inches of snowfall, and average humidity of 70% over the last 12 months.

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