The Ambassador Sidney Inc.

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 7
IA State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 6
IA Deficiencies Range: 1–17
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.

September 03, 2013 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
Some
10/10/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
10/10/2013
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Some
10/10/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
10/10/2013
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Few
10/10/2013
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.
Very Low
Some
10/10/2013
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Very Low
Some
10/10/2013

June 28, 2012 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
Some
7/27/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
7/27/2012
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
7/27/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
7/27/2012

July 07, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Operate and provide services according to federal, state, and local laws and professional standards.
Low
Some
8/9/2011
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
9/7/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
8/9/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
8/9/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
8/9/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
8/9/2011
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
8/9/2011
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Very Low
Many
8/9/2011

September 03, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
10/10/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
10/10/2013

August 21, 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.
Low
Few
9/21/2012

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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