Carmel Health & Living Community

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 9
IN State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
IN Deficiencies Range: 1–20
Complaints & Incidents: 2
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.

August 13, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Maintain comfortable and safe temperature levels.
Low
Some
9/3/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
9/3/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
9/3/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
9/3/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
9/3/2013
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
9/3/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
9/3/2013
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
9/3/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Very Low
Many
9/3/2013

July 17, 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.
High
Few
8/8/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
8/8/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
8/8/2012
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
8/8/2012
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
9/19/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
8/8/2012
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
8/8/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
8/8/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
8/8/2012
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
9/14/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
8/8/2012
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Very Low
Some
9/14/2012

May 23, 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
Many
6/22/2011
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
6/22/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
6/22/2011
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
6/22/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
6/22/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
6/22/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
6/22/2011
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
6/22/2011
Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician.
Low
Few
6/22/2011

October 30, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
11/19/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
11/19/2013

June 12, 2013 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.
Some
Few
6/30/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
6/30/2013

March 14, 2013 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
4/5/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
4/5/2013
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
4/5/2013

February 05, 2013 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
4/5/2013
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
4/5/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
4/5/2013
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
4/5/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
4/5/2013

September 12, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
9/19/2012

August 30, 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
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
9/14/2012
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
9/14/2012
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
9/14/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
9/14/2012
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
9/14/2012

April 13, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide written records when a resident is transferred or discharged.
Low
Few
5/13/2012
Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge.
Low
Few
5/13/2012
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
5/13/2012

February 17, 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
3/13/2012
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Some
Few
3/13/2012
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Some
Few
3/13/2012

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 April 12, 2014.


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