Inspection Results » El Jen Convalescent Hospital and Retirement Center

  1. Health Inspection on October 13, 2017 [1]

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Have a detailed, written plan for disasters and emergencies, such as fire, severe weather, and missing residents. (Corrected 2017-11-27)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. (Corrected 2017-11-27)
    3. 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 2017-11-27)
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2017-11-27)
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2017-11-27)
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2017-11-27)
      • Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. (Corrected 2017-11-27)

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