Inspection Results » Laurels of Sandy Creek (The)

  1. Health Inspection on October 11, 2017 [1]

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. (Corrected 2017-11-14)
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2017-11-14)
      • Have enough backup water supply for essential areas of the nursing home. (Corrected 2017-11-14)
    2. Pattern: 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 2017-11-14)
      • Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. (Corrected 2017-11-14)
    3. Isolated: 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 2017-11-14)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2017-11-14)

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]

About The Inspection Process


References

  1. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/About/Health-Inspections.html
  2. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/About/Inspection-Results.html