Ledgecrest Health Care

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
4
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 1
CT State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
CT Deficiencies Range: 1–25
Complaints & Incidents: 2
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.

March 06, 2014 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
Some
4/17/2014

April 18, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
Some
5/30/2013
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Some
5/30/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
5/30/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
5/30/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
5/30/2013

March 29, 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
5/10/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
5/10/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
5/10/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
5/10/2012
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
5/10/2012
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
5/10/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
5/10/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
5/10/2012
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
Very Low
Some
5/10/2012

April 18, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
Some
Few
5/30/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
5/30/2013

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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