Inspection Results » Aberdeen Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center

  1. Health Inspection on May 24, 2016 [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 2016-06-30)
    2. 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 2016-06-30)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2016-06-30)
    3. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. (Corrected 2016-06-30)
      • Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. (Corrected 2016-06-30)
    4. Isolated: 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 2016-06-30)
      • Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. (Corrected 2016-06-30)
      • 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 2016-06-30)
      • Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. (Corrected 2016-06-30)
      • Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. (Corrected 2016-06-30)

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