U.S. News and World Report Gives The Atrium at Navesink Harbor Highest Rating 5 Out of 5January 14, 2022
Red Bank, N.J. – December 6, 2021 – U.S. News and World Report evaluated over 15,000 nursing homes nationally to help people find the highest standards of care. In New Jersey there are 358 nursing homes, of these, 67 received the highest overall rating of 5 out of 5. The healthcare center at The Atrium at Navesink Harbor in Red Bank, N.J. is among the elite to receive the highest overall rating. The Atrium at Navesink Harbor is a Springpoint Life Plan Community that offers a continuum of care including independent living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation.
The 5 out of 5 rating for The Atrium at Navesink Harbor includes a short-term rehabilitation rating of High Performing, and a long-term care rating of High Performing. Both ratings consider comprehensive measures including registered nurse staffing and ratios, physical therapist staffing, fall prevention, discharge rates, prevention of pressure ulcers, ability of residents to self-care, emergency room visits, hospitalizations, rate of substantiated complaints and flu vaccinations.
The independent survey of The Atrium’s skilled nursing program was conducted during the COVID-19 Pandemic which affirms the work excellence of the clinical staff and rehabilitation team. U.S. News does not give a Resident Safety rating; however, the following vaccination rates were relevant to the overall rating.
- Staff COVID-19 Vaccination Rate – 86.8% of staff received any COVID-19 vaccination. Compare to New Jersey 80.6% and national 71.4% averages
- Resident COVID-19 Vaccination Rate – 96.9% of residents received any COVID-19 vaccination. Compare to New Jersey 89.1% and national 87.5% averages.
- Flu Vaccination Rate: 100% of residents received the annual influenza vaccination. Compare to New Jersey 97.7% and national 96.1% averages.
“I am especially proud of our healthcare team; these high marks are a testament to the dedication, compassion and quality care they provide to our residents every day,” said Michael Gentile, Executive Director of The Atrium at Navesink Harbor.