Inspection Results » Aberdeen Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center

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

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Keep all essential equipment working safely. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
      • Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
      • Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
      • Keep each resident free from drugs that restrain them, unless needed for medical treatment. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
      • Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
      • 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 2017-09-15)
      • Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
      • Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. (Corrected 2017-09-15)
      • Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. (Corrected 2017-09-15)

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