Inspection Results » Silver Hills Health Care Center

  1. Health Inspection on November 3, 2017 [1]

    1. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. (Corrected 2018-01-17)
      • Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. (Corrected 2018-01-17)
    2. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. (Corrected 2018-01-17)
      • Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments. (Corrected 2018-01-17)
      • Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. (Corrected 2018-01-17)
      • Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . (Corrected 2018-01-17)
      • Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. (Corrected 2018-01-17)
      • 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 2018-01-17)

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