Inspection Results » Heartland Health Care Center-Fostrian

  1. Health Inspection on September 15, 2016 [1]

    1. Widespread: 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 2016-10-12)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2016-10-12)
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2016-10-12)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. (Corrected 2016-10-12)
      • Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. (Corrected 2016-10-12)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2016-10-12)
      • Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. (Corrected 2016-10-12)
      • Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. (Corrected 2016-10-12)
      • Maintain comfortable sound levels. (Corrected 2016-10-12)
      • Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. (Corrected 2016-10-12)

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