Inspection Results » Prescott Country View Nursing Home

  1. Health Inspection on May 18, 2017 [1]

    1. Widespread: Immediate jeopardy to the resident health or safety
      • 1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
    2. Isolated: Immediate jeopardy to the resident health or safety
      • Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
    3. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • 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 2017-06-07)
      • Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident . (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
    4. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
    5. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • 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 2017-06-07)
      • Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • 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 2017-06-07)
      • Employ or obtain outside professional resources to provide services in the nursing home when the facility does not employ a qualified professional to furnish a required service. (Corrected 2017-06-07)
      • Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. (Corrected 2017-06-07)

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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