Inspection Results » Transitional Health Services of Wayne

  1. Health Inspection on October 10, 2017 [1]

    1. Isolated: Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2017-11-28)
    2. Widespread: 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 2017-11-28)
      • 1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
    3. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
    4. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • 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 2017-11-28)
      • Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. (Corrected 2017-11-28)
      • Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. (Corrected 2017-11-28)

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