Golden LivingCenter - Decatur

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 5
GA State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 6
GA Deficiencies Range: 1–19
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.

November 08, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
12/23/2012
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
12/23/2012
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
12/23/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
12/23/2012
Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician.
Low
Few
12/23/2012

June 03, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
7/18/2011
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
7/18/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
7/18/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
7/18/2011

January 21, 2010 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
1) review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews.
Low
Few
3/7/2010
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Low
Few
3/7/2010
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
3/7/2010
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
3/7/2010

June 20, 2013 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
Few
8/4/2013

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 April 12, 2014.


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