Inspection Results » Valley Palms Care Center

  1. Health Inspection on November 22, 2017 [1]

    1. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Provide pharmaceutical services to meet the needs of each resident and employ or obtain the services of a licensed pharmacist. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Ensure food and drink is palatable, attractive, and at a safe and appetizing temperature. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
    2. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Provide safe and appropriate respiratory care for a resident when needed. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Respond appropriately to all alleged violations. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, residentÂ’s preferences and goals. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments. (Corrected 2017-12-19)

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