Bellflower Convalescent Hospital

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 12
CA State Average: 9
U.S. Average: 6
CA Deficiencies Range: 1–30
Complaints & Incidents: 2
Updated June 19, 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.

February 22, 2014 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
5/19/2014
Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician.
Low
Some
5/19/2014
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
5/19/2014
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe.
Low
Few
5/19/2014
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
5/19/2014
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Few
5/19/2014
Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments.
Low
Few
5/19/2014
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
5/19/2014
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
5/19/2014
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
5/19/2014
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Few
5/19/2014
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
5/19/2014

November 16, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Some
11/30/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
11/30/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
11/30/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
11/30/2012
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
11/30/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
11/30/2012
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Few
11/30/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
11/30/2012
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
11/30/2012
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.
Very Low
Some
11/30/2012

August 29, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Some
9/19/2011
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
Some
9/19/2011
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
9/19/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
9/19/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
9/19/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
9/19/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
9/19/2011
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
9/19/2011
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances.
Low
Few
9/19/2011
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Very Low
Some
9/19/2011
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.
Very Low
Some
9/19/2011

September 12, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
1/7/2014
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
1/7/2014

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 June 19, 2014.


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