Medical Center Convalescent Hospital

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 10
CA State Average: 9
U.S. Average: 6
CA Deficiencies Range: 1–30
Complaints & Incidents: 0
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.

November 08, 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
12/5/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Some
12/5/2013
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
Some
12/5/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
12/5/2013
Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights.
Low
Few
12/5/2013
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
12/5/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
12/5/2013
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed.
Low
Few
12/5/2013
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
12/5/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
12/5/2013

October 30, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
High
Some
12/27/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
12/27/2012
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Some
12/27/2012
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
Low
Some
12/27/2012
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Some
12/27/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
12/27/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Some
12/27/2012
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
12/27/2012
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
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
12/27/2012
Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
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
12/27/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
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.
Low
Few
12/27/2012
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed.
Very Low
Many
12/27/2012
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Very Low
Some
12/27/2012
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly.
Very Low
Some
12/27/2012
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing.
Very Low
Some
12/27/2012
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Very Low
Some
12/27/2012

November 15, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Have enough backup water supply for essential areas of the nursing home.
Low
Many
12/15/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
12/15/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
12/15/2011
Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition.
Low
Few
12/15/2011
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
12/15/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
12/15/2011
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
12/15/2011
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
12/15/2011
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Few
12/15/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
12/15/2011
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
12/15/2011
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Very Low
Many
12/15/2011
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Very Low
Many
12/15/2011
Have a detailed, written plan for disasters and emergencies, such as fire, severe weather, and missing residents.
Very Low
Many
12/15/2011
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Very Low
Many
12/15/2011

This nursing home has not been cited for any Deficiencies from Incidents Reported by the Nursing Home or Complaints in the last 3 years.

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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