Inspection Results » Cordova Community Medical Long Term Care

  1. Health Inspection on November 2, 2017 [1]

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • 1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. (Corrected 2017-12-17)
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2017-12-17)

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