Suncrest Healthcare Center, LLC

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 6
AZ State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
AZ Deficiencies Range: 1–24
Complaints & Incidents: 1
Updated April 12, 2014.

This rating indicates how well this home has complied with standards for food preparation and other health-related activities in state inspections conducted approximately every 15 months. Results from inspections after the latest date shown below may be available at Nursing Home Compare.

October 24, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
11/29/2013
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
Low
Few
11/29/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
11/29/2013
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.
Low
Few
11/29/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
11/29/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
11/29/2013

September 11, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
11/15/2012
Provide at least one room set aside to use as a resident dining room and for activities, that is a good size, with good lighting, air flow and furniture.
Low
Some
11/15/2012
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
11/15/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
11/15/2012
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
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.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Provide adequate and comfortable lighting levels in all areas.
Very Low
Some
11/15/2012
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Very Low
Some
11/15/2012
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care.
Very Low
Some
11/15/2012

October 24, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
11/29/2013

September 11, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Some
Few
11/15/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
11/15/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Some
Some
11/15/2012
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
1) hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.
Low
Some
11/15/2012

December 20, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
1/18/2012

July 25, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Low
Some
8/19/2011
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
8/19/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
8/19/2011
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
8/19/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
8/19/2011
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Few
8/19/2011
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
Low
Some
8/19/2011
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.
Low
Few
8/19/2011
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
8/19/2011

Note: Because of differences in calculation, all data may not match those shown on Nursing Home Compare, a website run by the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. CMS has approved the U.S. News methodology.

Last updated April 12, 2014.


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