Inspection Results » Arizona State Veteran Home-Phx

  1. Health Inspection on August 18, 2017 [1]

    1. Isolated: Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property. (Corrected 2017-10-26)
    2. Pattern: 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 2017-10-26)
      • Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents. (Corrected 2017-10-26)
      • Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. (Corrected 2017-10-26)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. (Corrected 2017-10-26)
      • Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. (Corrected 2017-10-26)
      • Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. (Corrected 2017-10-26)
      • 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 2017-10-26)

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