Description of Rating Factors

Person Centered Care Point Value of 90. Facility must meet 6 out of 10 of the established measurement artifacts of culture change to receive the points for this metric.
Leadership Commitment Point Value of 35. Facility must meet 6 out of 10 of the established measurement artifacts in order to receive the points for this metric.
Distance Learning Program Point Value of 35. Facility must sign up and use approved distance learning programs for its direct care staff. Must meet one complete training unit per quarter to receive the points for this metric.
Peer Mentoring Program Point Value of 30. Facility must sign up and use approved peer mentoring program. Must meet one complete training unit per quarter to receive the points for this metric.
Resident/Family Satisfaction Point Value of 80. Facility must maintain a weighted score of 76.0 in order to receive the points for this metric.
Employee Satisfaction Point Value of 50. Facility must maintain a weighted score of 70.0 or better in order to receive the points for this metric.
CNA Retention Point Value of 65. Facility must maintain a 1 year tenure rate for 50% or better of its CNA Staff to receive the points for this metric.
Licensed Nurse Retention Point Value of 65. Facility must maintain a I year tenure rate for 60% or better of its Licensed Nursing Staff in order to receive the points for this metric.
Direct Care Staffing Point Value of 50. Facility must maintain a direct care staffing ratio of 3.5 hours per patient day to receive the points for this metric.
Overall Star Rating Each facility is assigned an overall star rating based on Oklahoma's Focus on Excellence. Participating facilities are awarded up to 500 points based on the Rating Factors. These points become a component of the facility's reimbursement calculation for the SoonerCare (Oklahoma Medicaid) program.


  • Facilities with 100-149 points will receive 1 overall star

  • Facilities with 150-249 points will receive 2 overall stars

  • Facilities with 250-349 points will receive 3 overall stars

  • Facilities with 350-449 points will receive 4 overall stars

  • Facilities with 450-500 points will receive 5 overall stars

State Survey Results A facility will forfeit all eligibility for payment in the FOE program for any quarter that the facility receives a citation from the Health Department with a severity level of I or higher and the loss of eligibility will continue for any quarters that CMS bans new admissions for the facility.