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Inspection Results
Facility failed to meet the following Requirement(s):Corrected DateLevel of HarmResidents Affected
(g) Assisted nutrition and hydration. (Includes naso-gastric and gastrostomy tubes, both percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy, and enteral fluids). Based on a resident?s comprehensive assessment, the facility must ensure that a resident- (1) Maintains acceptable parameters of nutritional status, such as usual body weight or desirable body weight range and electrolyte balance, unless the resident?s clinical condition demonstrates that this is not possible or resident preferences indicate otherwise; (3) Is offered a therapeutic diet when there is a nutritional problem and the health care provider orders a therapeutic diet. 1/8/2017 No actual Harm with potential for More than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardyFew
483.45(d) Unnecessary Drugs-General. Each resident?s drug regimen must be free from unnecessary drugs. An unnecessary drug is any drug when used-- (1) In excessive dose (including duplicate drug therapy); or (2) For excessive duration; or (3) Without adequate monitoring; or (4) Without adequate indications for its use; or (5) In the presence of adverse consequences which indicate the dose should be reduced or discontinued; or (6) Any combinations of the reasons stated in paragraphs (d)(1) through (5) of this section. 483.45(e) Psychotropic Drugs. Based on a comprehensive assessment of a resident, the facility must ensure that-- (1) Residents who have not used psychotropic drugs are not given these drugs unless the medication is necessary to treat a specific condition as diagnosed and documented in the clinical record; (2) Residents who use psychotropic drugs receive gradual dose reductions, and behavioral interventions, unless clinically contraindicated, in an effort to discontinue these drugs; 1/8/2017 Immediate Jeopardy to Resident Health or SafetyFew
(i) Other Environmental Conditions The facility must provide a safe, functional, sanitary, and comfortable environment for residents, staff and the public. (5) Establish policies, in accordance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws and regulations, regarding smoking, smoking areas, and smoking safety that also take into account non-smoking residents. 1/8/2017 No actual Harm with potential for More than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardyFew
Each resident shall receive personal attention and nursing care in accordance with his/her condition and consistent with current acceptable nursing practice. I/II 1/8/2017   
Each resident shall be served nutritious food, properly prepared and appropriately seasoned, taking into consideration resident food preferences, to provide an adequate diet in accordance with the physician ' s order and as recommended by the National Research Council. Nutritional needs of residents shall be met and shall be based on the individual ' s circumstances, medical condition and goals of treatment as determined and justified by the physician. A qualified professional, such as a dietitian or registered nurse, shall regularly assess these needs and shall keep the physician informed of the nutritional status of the resident. I/II 1/8/2017   
Walls and ceilings, including doors, windows and skylights, shall be clean and maintained in good repair. III 1/8/2017   
Light fixtures, vent covers, wall-mounted fans, decorative materials and similar equipment attached to walls and ceilings shall be easily cleanable and shall be maintained clean and in good repair. III 1/8/2017