Topanga Terrace

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 7
CA State Average: 9
U.S. Average: 6
CA Deficiencies Range: 1–30
Complaints & Incidents: 0
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.

July 16, 2013 Health Inspection

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
8/16/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
8/16/2013
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
8/16/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
8/16/2013
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
8/16/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
8/16/2013
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests.
Low
Few
8/16/2013

April 16, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
1) provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
Low
Some
5/21/2012
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Some
5/21/2012
Maintain comfortable and safe temperature levels.
Low
Some
5/21/2012
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
5/21/2012
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
Few
5/21/2012
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Few
5/21/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
5/21/2012
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
5/21/2012
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
5/21/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
5/21/2012
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
5/21/2012
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Low
Few
5/21/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
5/21/2012

February 06, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Some
2/24/2011
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
2/24/2011
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Few
2/24/2011
Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor.
Low
Few
2/24/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
2/24/2011
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
2/24/2011
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
2/24/2011

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 June 19, 2014.


Search Nursing Homes

Nearby Nursing Homes