Lake Balboa Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
4
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 8
CA State Average: 9
U.S. Average: 6
CA Deficiencies Range: 1–30
Complaints & Incidents: 1
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.

May 31, 2013 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
6/25/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Some
6/25/2013
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
6/25/2013
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
6/25/2013
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Few
6/25/2013
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
6/25/2013
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
6/25/2013
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
Not Corrected

February 19, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Some
3/8/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
3/8/2012
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
3/8/2012
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
3/8/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
3/8/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
3/8/2012
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
3/8/2012

November 05, 2010 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
11/25/2010
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
11/25/2010
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
11/25/2010
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Few
11/25/2010
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
11/25/2010
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
11/25/2010
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
11/25/2010

March 08, 2013 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
3/8/2013

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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