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View Ridge Care Center

5129 Hilltop Road
Everett, WA 98203
(425) 258-4474

Data accessed October 11, 2023.

General Information

View Ridge Care Center is a for-profit LLC owned by James Clay and Andrea Leebron-Clay. A Medicare and Medicaid participant, this facility has 70 certified beds and is not located within a hospital or Continuing Care Retirement Community.

Fines and Citations

As a result of the facility’s most recent health inspection on May 11, 2023, the facility received four citations for various failures, including to:

  • Provide appropriate care for a resident to maintain and/or improve range of motion. Findings specifically describe a resident who did not receive a splint as per therapy recommendations.
  • Provide safe and appropriate respiratory care. Findings specifically describe the facility’s failure to follow a physician’s order to manage the humidifier on a resident’s oxygen concentrator.
  • Follow food safety protocols. Findings specifically describe failures to prepare and store food in accordance with professional standards, including staff failures to practice appropriate hand hygiene and wear a hairnet.

Fire and Safety Inspections

This facility has automatic sprinkler systems in all required areas. Its most recent fire and safety inspection was on May 9, 2023, and 17 fire safety citations were issued. The average number of safety citations in Washington is 11.2; in the U.S., 4.7.

Staffing

Number of Residents
The average number of residents per day at this facility is 49.4.
The Washington average is 67.7.
The national average is 80.8.

Number of Nurse Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day
The total number of licensed nurse staff hours per resident per day is 4 hours and 47 minutes.
The Washington average is 4 hours and 17 minutes.
The national average is 3 hours and 46 minutes.

Number of RN Hours Per Resident Per Day
The number of RN hours per resident per day is 30 minutes.
The Washington average is 54 minutes.
The national average is 40 minutes.

LPN/LVN Hours Per Resident Per Day
The number of LPN/LVN hours per resident per day is 1 hour and 26 minutes.
The Washington average is 49 minutes.
The national average is 53 minutes.

Nurse Aide Hours Per Resident Per Day
The number of nurse aide hours per resident per day is 2 hour and 50 minutes.
The Washington average is 2 hours and 34 minutes.
The national average is 2 hours and 13 minutes.

Physical Therapist Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day
The number of Physical Therapist staff hours per resident per day is 4 minutes.
The Washington average is 5 minutes.
The national average is 4 minutes.

  1. Vital Statistics

Number of Beds: 70 certified beds
Accepts: Medicare and Medicaid

  1. Key Ratings

Star Rating Summary
Overall Rating Five Out of Five Stars Much Above Average
Health Inspection Five Out of Five Stars Much Above Average
Staffing Three Out of Five Stars Average
Quality Measures Five Out of Five Stars Much Above Average
  1. Key Short Stay Statistics

Description View Ridge Care Center Washington Average
Percentage of SNF residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened
Lower percentages are better.
0.0% N/A
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine
Higher percentages are better.
98.5% 79.5%
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
Higher percentages are better.
99.4% 85.1%
Percentage of short-stay residents who got antipsychotic medication for the first time
Lower percentages are better.
0% 1.2%
  1. Key Long Stay Statistics

Description View Ridge Care Center Washington Average
Percent of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
Lower percentages are better.
0% 2.8%
Percent of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection
Lower percentages are better.
0.9% 2.4%
Percent of long-stay high-risk residents with pressure ulcers
Lower percentages are better.
0.0% 6.9%
Percent of long-stay low-risk residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder
Lower percentages are better.
38.8% 56.1%
Percent of long-stay residents who have or had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
Lower percentages are better.
1.1% 2%
Percent of long-stay residents who were physically restrained
Lower percentages are better.
0.0% 0.2%
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened
Lower percentages are better.
19.4% 19.4%
Percent of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased
Lower percentages are better.
14.8% 14.9%
Percent of long-stay residents who lose too much weight
Lower percentages are better.
2.6% 6.1%
Percent of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms
Lower percentages are better.
8.9% 12.9%
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication
Lower percentages are better.
10.2% 12.1%
Percent of long-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine
Higher percentages are better.
100% 94.7%
Percent of long-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
Higher percentages are better.
100% 95%
Percent of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
Lower percentages are better.
11.1% 13.9%
  1. COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

Description View Ridge Care Center Washington Average
Residents who are up to date on vaccines
Higher percentages are better.
58.5% 59.8%
Staff who are up to date on vaccines
Higher percentages are better.
17.7% 28.2%
  1. Inspection Summary

Date of standard health inspection: 5/11/2023
Total number of health citations:  4
Average number of health citations in Washington:  14.8
Average number of health citations in the U.S.: 9.0