Alton Rehabilitation & Nursing Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 6
IL State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
IL Deficiencies Range: 1–30
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.

March 29, 2013 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
Many
4/18/2013
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Some
4/18/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
4/18/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
4/18/2013
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
4/18/2013
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
Few
4/18/2013

February 03, 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
3/30/2012
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.
Some
Few
3/30/2012
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Some
Few
3/14/2012
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
3/14/2012
1) review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews.
Low
Many
3/14/2012
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Some
3/14/2012
Keep clinical record information safe.
Low
Some
3/14/2012
Offer other nutritional food to each resident who will not eat the food served.
Low
Some
3/30/2012
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
Low
Few
3/14/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
3/14/2012
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Few
3/14/2012
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
3/14/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
3/14/2012
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
3/14/2012
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Very Low
Some
2/6/2012

March 30, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
5/30/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
5/26/2011
1) hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.
Low
Few
5/26/2011
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
Few
5/26/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
5/30/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
5/30/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Very Low
Many
5/26/2011

November 25, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Few
11/26/2013

August 27, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
9/10/2013

March 29, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
Very Low
Some
4/20/2013

January 03, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
1/25/2013

August 22, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
9/14/2012

August 06, 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
8/24/2012

February 03, 2012 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
3/14/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
High
Some
3/30/2012

April 11, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
5/26/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Some
Few
5/30/2011
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Some
Few
5/26/2011
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
5/26/2011
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
5/26/2011

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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