Inspection Results » Spring Branch Transitional Care Center

  1. Health Inspection on March 9, 2018 [1]

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards. (Corrected 2018-04-08)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents. (Corrected 2018-04-08)
      • Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program. (Corrected 2018-04-08)
      • Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. (Corrected 2018-04-08)
      • The resident has the right to receive notices in a format and a language he or she understands. (Corrected 2018-04-08)
      • Ensure medication error rates are not 5 percent or greater. (Corrected 2018-04-08)
      • Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. (Corrected 2018-04-08)
    3. Isolated: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Honor the resident's right to a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment, including but not limited to receiving treatment and supports for daily living safely. (Corrected 2018-04-08)

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