The Ambassador Sidney

The Ambassador Sidney

Overview

The Ambassador Sidney is located in Sidney, IA, part of Fremont County.

According to United States census data, the city has a population of 1,052. 23.5% of residents are 65 years or older, 7% more than the U.S. population.

Three neighboring cities, towns, and the like are Riverton, Thurman, and Farragut.

Our network provides data for 1 senior living community in Sidney, IA with this community.

About the Community

A for-profit corporation, The Ambassador Sidney accepts Medicare and Medicaid. The facility contains 46 beds with an average occupancy rate of 76.3%.

Resident council is available. The Ambassador Sidney 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

The Ambassador Sidney reports the below data to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The Retirement Being team compares each datum to the nation’s and Iowa’s averages.

Long-Stay Quality Measures

Anti-Anxiety Medication

D

25.4% of residents received anti-anxiety or hypnotic medication, 5.9% more than the nation and 6.6% more than the state.

Antipsychotic Medication

B

10.2% of residents received antipsychotic medication, 4.3% less than the nation and 6.7% less than the state.

Bowels or Bladder Control

A

30% of low-risk residents lose control of their bowels or bladder, 17% less than the nation and 15.6% less than the state.

Depressive Symptoms

F

10% of residents have depressive symptoms, 2.5% more than the nation and 5.4% more than the state.

Falls with a Major Injury

A

0.8% of residents have one or more falls with a major injury, 2.6% less than the nation and 2.9% less than the state.

Increased Need for Help

A

8% of residents’ need for help with daily activities increased, 6.6% less than the nation and 8.8% less than the state.

Influenza Vaccine

A

100% of residents were given the influenza vaccine, 4.6% more than the nation and 3.9% more than the state.

Physical Restraints

F

0.8% of residents were physically restrained, 0.6% more than the nation and 0.6% more than the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

C

97.7% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 5% more than the nation and 2.9% more than the state.

Pressure Ulcers

F

18.6% of high-risk residents have pressure ulcers, 10.5% more than the nation and 12.5% more than the state.

UTI

F

4.8% of residents have a urinary tract infection, 2.4% more than the nation and 1.7% more 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 2.8% less than the state.

Weight Loss

C

4.9% of residents lose too much weight, 1.1% less than the nation and 0.3% less than the state.

Worsening Movability

A

6.4% of residents’ ability to move independently worsened, 11.6% less than the nation and 12.8% less than the state.

Short-Stay Quality Measures

Antipsychotic Medication

A

0% of residents received antipsychotic medication for the first time, 1.8% less than the nation and 1.8% less than the state.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

C

85.5% of residents were given the pneumococcal vaccine, 6% more than the nation and 0.1% less than the state.

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

B

93% of residents were given the seasonal influenza vaccine, 16.3% more than the nation and 18.6% more than the state.

COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Resident Primary Series

B

95% of residents were given the primary vaccination series, 7.7% more than the nation and 1.7% more than the state.

Resident Boosters

C

70% of residents were up-to-date on their vaccines, 12.7% more than the nation and 5.2% more than the state.

Staff Primary Series

F

55.3% of staff completed the primary vaccination series, 31.6% less than the nation and 28% less than the state.

Staff Boosters

D

27.7% of staff were up-to-date on their vaccines, 15.2% less than the nation and 8.5% less than the state.

Staffing Hours and Turnover Rates

The Ambassador Sidney 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 Iowa’s averages.

Staffing Hours

Nurse Aide

B

Nurse aide hours total 2 hours and 22 minutes per resident daily, 10 minutes longer than the nation and 3 minutes longer than the state.

Licensed Partial Nurse

F

Licensed partial nurse hours total 19 minutes per resident daily, 34 minutes shorter than the nation and 18 minutes shorter than the state.

Registered Nurse

B

Registered nurse hours total 48 minutes per resident daily, 8 minutes longer than the nation and 3 minutes longer than the state.

On the weekend, registered nurse hours total 26 minutes per resident daily, the same as the nation and 3 minutes shorter than the state.

Physical Therapist

D

Physical therapist hours total 1 minute per resident daily, 2 minutes shorter than the nation and the same as the state.

Staffing Turnover Rates

Registered Nurse

B

The registered nurse turnover rate is 40%, 11.9% lower than the nation and 9% lower than the state.

Total Nursing Staff

D

The total nursing staff turnover rate is 60.5%, 7.2% higher than the nation and 6.5% higher than the state.

Local Businesses and Organizations

Healthcare

For The Ambassador Sidney residents that require a hospital visit, George C Grape Community Hospital is the closest, 8 miles away. CHI Health Saint Mary’s is the next nearest, 12.72 miles away.

The closest pharmacies are Penn Drug, 0.82 miles away, and Stoner Drug, 9.12 miles away. Stoner Drug and Stoner Drug are two more in the area.

Should there be a need for dental care, David MD Ettman DDS and Sew Enchanting are 0.85 miles and 11.77 miles away. As for vision care, Pearle Vision Center is 11.71 miles from the community.

Leisure Activities

If some fresh air or exercise is desired, Waubonsie State Park is 4.76 miles away, and Hamburg City Park is 8.99 miles away. Colonial Theatre is 9.09 miles away for an activity with little physical movement. Bookworms can find solace in Randolph Public Library, 0.24 miles from The Ambassador Sidney.

Nearby places of worship include United Methodist Church and Victory Life Christian Center. The former is 0.92 miles, and the latter is 0.96 miles from the community.

When the time comes for a haircut or trim, Studio M is 9.11 miles away.

Sustenance

Seniors looking to dine out or order takeout have several choices, including C & T Johnson and Horseshoe Cafe & Catering, 0.56 miles and 0.73 miles away. B & C Chaps Bar & Grill and Whip’s Steakhouse & Saloon are a couple of other establishments in the area.

To do some grocery shopping, Sidney Foods is 1.82 miles away, and Nature Sunshine Products is 8.37 miles away. Tabor Grocery and La Mexicanita are two more nearby options.

Financial Services

Take care of financial needs at Arbor Bank, 0.82 miles away, or Great Western Bank, 0.9 miles away. Citibank and First Heritage Bank are also in the vicinity of the community.

The Weather in Sidney

August was Sidney’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 13°F.

The city saw 20.98 inches of precipitation, 37.6 inches of snowfall, and average humidity of 68% over the last 12 months.

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