Inspection Results » Eisenhower Healthcare 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
      • Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Make sure each resident has 1) at least one window to the outside in a room; 2) a room at or above ground level; 3) adequate bedding; 4) furniture that meets the resident's needs; or 5) adequate closet space. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
    2. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. (Corrected 2017-12-19)
      • Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. (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