Laurens Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 3
IA State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 6
IA Deficiencies Range: 1–11
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.

April 18, 2013 Health Inspection

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
5/10/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
5/10/2013
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
5/10/2013

April 27, 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
5/25/2012
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Many
5/25/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
5/25/2012
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
5/25/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
5/25/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
5/25/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
5/25/2012
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
5/25/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
5/25/2012

May 27, 2011 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
Many
6/27/2011
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Some
6/27/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
6/27/2011
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
6/27/2011
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
Few
6/27/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
6/27/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
6/27/2011
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
6/27/2011

November 15, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

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
12/11/2012

January 17, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
2/10/2012
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Some
2/10/2012
Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments.
Low
Few
2/10/2012
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
2/10/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
2/10/2012

August 03, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

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
8/16/2011

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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