Inspection Results » Bettendorf Health Care Center

  1. Health Inspection on November 27, 2017 [1]

    1. Isolated: Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. (Corrected 2017-12-12)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible. (Corrected 2017-12-12)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2017-12-12)
      • Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. (Corrected 2017-12-12)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. (Corrected 2017-12-12)
      • Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. (Corrected 2017-12-12)

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