St. Jude Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 15
CA State Average: 9
U.S. Average: 6
CA Deficiencies Range: 1–30
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.

January 31, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Many
3/1/2013
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Low
Many
3/1/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
3/1/2013
Provide a tasty and well-balanced diet that meets the nutritional needs of each resident.
Low
Some
3/1/2013
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
3/1/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
3/1/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
3/1/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
3/1/2013
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Some
3/1/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
3/1/2013
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Low
Few
3/1/2013
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Few
3/1/2013
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
3/1/2013
Keep clinical record information safe.
Very Low
Many
3/1/2013
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Very Low
Some
3/1/2013

March 01, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Some
4/3/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
4/3/2012
Ensure that each resident has the right to join in social, religious, and community activities.
Low
Some
4/3/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
4/3/2012
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
4/3/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
4/3/2012
Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor.
Low
Few
4/3/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
4/3/2012
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
4/3/2012
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
4/3/2012
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
4/3/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
4/3/2012
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
4/3/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Very Low
Some
4/3/2012

January 13, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Some
Few
3/28/2011
Make sure each resident has 1) at least one window to the outside in a room; 2) a room at or above ground level; 3) adequate bedding; 4) furniture that meets the resident's needs; or 5) adequate closet space.
Low
Some
3/28/2011
Maintain comfortable sound levels.
Low
Some
3/28/2011
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
3/28/2011
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
3/28/2011
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs.
Low
Some
3/28/2011
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Some
3/28/2011
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
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
3/28/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Assure that each residentâ’s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
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
3/28/2011
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Protect a residents' right to refuse some types of non-requested transfers within the nursing home.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed.
Low
Few
3/28/2011
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
3/28/2011

January 14, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
1/22/2013

June 13, 2012 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
Some
6/27/2012

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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