Inspection Results » C M Tucker Jr Nursing Care

  1. Health Inspection on June 1, 2017 [1]

    1. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. (Corrected 2017-07-31)
      • Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. (Corrected 2017-07-31)
    2. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. (Corrected 2017-07-31)
      • Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. (Corrected 2017-07-31)
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2017-07-31)
      • Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. (Corrected 2017-07-31)
      • Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives. (Corrected 2017-07-31)
    3. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for minimal harm
      • Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. (Corrected 2017-07-31)

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