Inspection Results » Advantage Living Center - Southgate

  1. Health Inspection on February 9, 2017 [1]

    1. Isolated: Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Have enough outside ventilation via a window or mechanical ventilation, or both. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Provide bedrooms that hold no more than 4 residents per room. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. (Corrected 2017-02-17)
      • Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Keep complete, dated laboratory records in the resident's file. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • 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 2017-02-24)
      • Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. (Corrected 2017-02-24)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2017-02-24)

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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