Inspection Results » Jfk Hartwyck at Edison Estates

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

    1. Pattern: 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 2017-01-27)
      • Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. (Corrected 2017-01-27)
      • 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 2017-01-27)
      • Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. (Corrected 2017-01-27)
    2. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. (Corrected 2017-01-27)
      • Keep all essential equipment working safely. (Corrected 2017-01-27)
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2017-01-27)
      • Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. (Corrected 2017-01-27)
    3. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for minimal harm
      • Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. (Corrected 2017-01-27)

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