Inspection Results » Tomah Nursing and Rehab

  1. Health Inspection on December 13, 2016 [1]

    1. Widespread: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
    2. Pattern: No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy
      • Make sure that each residents' abilities in activities of daily living do not decline, unless unavoidable. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
      • Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
      • Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
      • Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
    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 2017-01-13)
      • Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
      • Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
      • Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
      • Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
      • Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. (Corrected 2017-01-13)
      • Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. (Corrected 2017-01-13)

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]

About The Inspection Process


References

  1. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/About/Health-Inspections.html
  2. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/About/Inspection-Results.html