Inspection Results » Northside Health Care

  1. Health Inspection on August 17, 2017 [1]

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2017-09-07)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility (Corrected 2017-09-07)
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2017-09-07)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. (Corrected 2017-09-07)
      • Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. (Corrected 2017-09-07)
      • Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. (Corrected 2017-09-07)

To be part of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, nursing homes have to meet certain requirements set by Congress. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has entered into an agreement with state governments to do health inspections and fire safety inspections of these nursing homes and investigate complaints about nursing home care. [2]

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References

  1. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/About/Health-Inspections.html
  2. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/About/Inspection-Results.html