Faith Ridge Life Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 5
IA State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 6
IA Deficiencies Range: 1–11
Complaints & Incidents: 4
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.

July 18, 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
8/18/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
8/18/2013
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
8/18/2013
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Very Low
Many
8/18/2013
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Very Low
Some
8/18/2013

May 24, 2012 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
Many
6/22/2012
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed.
Low
Some
6/22/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
6/22/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
6/22/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
6/22/2012
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
6/22/2012

March 24, 2011 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
4/22/2011
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
6/28/2011
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed.
Low
Some
4/22/2011
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs.
Low
Some
4/22/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
6/28/2011
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
4/22/2011
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
4/22/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
6/28/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
4/22/2011
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
6/28/2011
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Very Low
Many
4/22/2011
Provide proof that residents' personal money that is deposited with the nursing home is secure.
Very Low
Many
4/22/2011
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Very Low
Many
4/22/2011

January 16, 2014 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Hire a qualified dietician.
Very Low
Many
Not Corrected
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care.
Very Low
Many
Not Corrected
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Some
Not Corrected

July 18, 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 .
Some
Few
8/18/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
8/18/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
8/18/2013

November 29, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
Not Corrected

July 26, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
8/23/2012

April 11, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Very Low
Many
5/2/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
5/2/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
5/2/2012
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
5/2/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
5/2/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
5/2/2012

February 13, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
Not Corrected

September 13, 2011 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
10/24/2011
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
10/24/2011
Operate and provide services according to federal, state, and local laws and professional standards.
Low
Few
10/24/2011
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
10/24/2011
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Very Low
Some
10/24/2011
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
10/24/2011
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Some
10/24/2011
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
10/24/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
10/24/2011

March 22, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
4/22/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
4/22/2011
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Very Low
Some
4/22/2011
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
Low
Some
4/22/2011
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
6/28/2011

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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