Inspection Results » South Peninsula Hospital Long Term Care

  1. Health Inspection on August 24, 2017 [1]

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2017-10-08)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2017-10-19)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. (Corrected 2017-10-08)
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2017-10-13)
      • Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. (Corrected 2017-10-08)
      • Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. (Corrected 2017-10-08)
      • Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. (Corrected 2017-10-08)
      • Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. (Corrected 2017-10-08)
      • Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. (Corrected 2017-10-08)
      • Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion. (Corrected 2017-10-08)

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