Byron Health Center

Byron Health Center

Overview

Byron Health Center is located in Fort Wayne, IN, part of Allen County.

According to United States census data, the city has a population of 265,974. 14.2% of residents are 65 years or older, 2.3% less than the U.S. population.

Three neighboring cities, towns, and the like are Huntertown, Perry Township, and Eel River Township.

Our network provides data for 48 senior living communities in Fort Wayne, IN with this community.

About the Community

A nonprofit corporation, Byron Health Center accepts Medicare and Medicaid. The facility contains 120 beds with an average occupancy rate of 72.7%.

Resident council is available. Byron Health 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

Byron Health 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 Indiana’s averages.

Long-Stay Quality Measures

Anti-Anxiety Medication

F

29.8% of residents received anti-anxiety or hypnotic medication, 10.3% more than the nation and 7.9% more than the state.

Antipsychotic Medication

F

25.8% of residents received antipsychotic medication, 11.3% more than the nation and 12.6% more than the state.

Bowels or Bladder Control

C

48.3% of low-risk residents lose control of their bowels or bladder, 1.3% more than the nation and 6.7% less than the state.

Depressive Symptoms

B

0.3% of residents have depressive symptoms, 7.2% less than the nation and 12.6% less than the state.

Falls with a Major Injury

C

2.6% of residents have one or more falls with a major injury, 0.8% less than the nation and 1.3% less than the state.

Increased Need for Help

F

22.7% of residents’ need for help with daily activities increased, 8.1% more than the nation and 6.8% more than the state.

Influenza Vaccine

C

98.6% of residents were given the influenza vaccine, 3.2% more than the nation and 4.7% 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

97.5% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 4.8% more than the nation and 6.4% more than the state.

Pressure Ulcers

B

4.8% of high-risk residents have pressure ulcers, 3.3% less than the nation and 2.7% less than the state.

UTI

D

2.3% of residents have a urinary tract infection, 0.1% less than the nation and 0.4% more than the state.

Urinary Catheter

F

3% of residents have or had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, 1.4% more than the nation and 2% more than the state.

Weight Loss

D

8.6% of residents lose too much weight, 2.6% more than the nation and 2.4% more than the state.

Worsening Movability

F

29.9% of residents’ ability to move independently worsened, 11.9% more than the nation and 14.2% more than the state.

Short-Stay Quality Measures

Pneumococcal Vaccine

F

57.9% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 21.6% less than the nation and 18.4% less than the state.

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

D

67.6% of residents were given the seasonal influenza vaccine, 9.1% less than the nation and 4.6% less than the state.

COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Resident Primary Series

B

94.2% of residents were given the primary vaccination series, 6.9% more than the nation and 7.9% more than the state.

Resident Boosters

F

4.3% of residents were up-to-date on their vaccines, 53% less than the nation and 59.5% less than the state.

Staff Primary Series

F

69% of staff completed the primary vaccination series, 17.9% less than the nation and 12.7% less than the state.

Staff Boosters

F

12.3% of staff were up-to-date on their vaccines, 30.6% less than the nation and 22% less than the state.

Staffing Hours and Turnover Rates

Byron Health 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 Indiana’s averages.

Staffing Hours

Nurse Aide

F

Nurse aide hours total 1 hour and 37 minutes per resident daily, 34 minutes shorter than the nation and 23 minutes shorter than the state.

Licensed Partial Nurse

D

Licensed partial nurse hours total 37 minutes per resident daily, 15 minutes shorter than the nation and 11 minutes shorter than the state.

Registered Nurse

D

Registered nurse hours total 28 minutes per resident daily, 12 minutes shorter than the nation and 9 minutes shorter than the state.

On the weekend, registered nurse hours total 17 minutes per resident daily, 9 minutes shorter than the nation and 7 minutes shorter than the state.

Physical Therapist

F

Physical therapist hours total 0 minutes per resident daily, 3 minutes shorter than the nation and 3 minutes shorter than the state.

Staffing Turnover Rates

Registered Nurse

A

The registered nurse turnover rate is 22.2%, 29.7% lower than the nation and 30.3% lower than the state.

Total Nursing Staff

B

The total nursing staff turnover rate is 42.9%, 10.4% lower than the nation and 14.1% lower than the state.

Administrator

A

0 administrators left the facility within a recent one-year period, 0.7 less than the nation and 0.8 less than the state.

Local Businesses and Organizations

Healthcare

For Byron Health Center residents that require a hospital visit, Dupont Hospital is the closest, 3.46 miles away. Parkview Health System is the next nearest, 3.63 miles away.

The closest pharmacies are Walgreens, 0.23 miles away, and CVS Pharmacy, 0.32 miles away. Clear Choice Cbd Store and Fort Wayne Custom Rx are two more in the area.

Should there be a need for dental care, Matthew D Haller DMD and Angela M. Coleman, Dds are 0.72 miles and 1.13 miles away. As for vision care, Walmart Vision & Glasses is 1.35 miles from the community.

Leisure Activities

If some fresh air or exercise is desired, Windsor Woods Park is 1.01 miles away, and Solomon Farm is 1.62 miles away. Carmike Cinema is 3.98 miles away for an activity with little physical movement. Bookworms can find solace in Walther Library, 5 miles from Byron Health Center.

Nearby places of worship include Agape Church of The Brethren and Pathway Community Church. The former is 0.44 miles, and the latter is 0.6 miles from the community.

When the time comes for a haircut or trim, 5 Elements is 1.13 miles away.

Sustenance

Seniors looking to dine out or order takeout have several choices, including Allen County Fairgrounds and Shiloh Hall, 0.59 miles and 0.8 miles away. Mozzarelli’s Pizza and Four D’s are a couple of other establishments in the area.

To do some grocery shopping, Walmart is 1.35 miles away, and ALDI is 1.47 miles away. 2430 Surplus and Kroger Marketplace are two more nearby options.

Financial Services

Take care of financial needs at Farmers & Merchants State Bank, 0.13 miles away, or Midwest America Federal Credit Union, 1.1 miles away. Old National Bank and Trinity Mortgage are also in the vicinity of the community.

The Weather in Fort Wayne

June was Fort Wayne’s warmest month of the last year, with an average high of 83°F. Conversely, its coldest month was January. The average low in January was 13°F.

The city saw 39.03 inches of precipitation, 41.8 inches of snowfall, and average humidity of 73% over the last 12 months.

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