Berthoud Living Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 13
CO State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
CO Deficiencies Range: 1–23
Complaints & Incidents: 3
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 24, 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
8/27/2013
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
Low
Few
9/3/2013
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
8/27/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
Low
Few
9/3/2013
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
8/27/2013
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
8/27/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
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
8/27/2013
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
8/27/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
8/27/2013

October 04, 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.
Some
Few
11/14/2012
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Many
11/14/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
12/11/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
11/14/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
12/11/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
11/14/2012
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
11/14/2012
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
11/14/2012
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
11/14/2012

October 13, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
11/17/2011
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
11/17/2011
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
11/17/2011
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
11/17/2011
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
11/17/2011
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
11/17/2011

October 04, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Some
11/14/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
11/14/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
11/14/2012

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 June 19, 2014.


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