Inspection Results » Alden Estates of Orland Park

  1. Health Inspection on December 1, 2016 [1]

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
      • Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
      • Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
      • Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
      • Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
    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 2016-12-16)
      • Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
      • Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. (Corrected 2016-12-16)
      • Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. (Corrected 2016-12-16)

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