Inspection Results » Socal Post-Acute Care

  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's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
      • 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 2018-01-04)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
      • Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
    2. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
      • Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
      • Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
      • Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
      • Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. (Corrected 2018-01-04)
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2018-01-04)

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