Brandon Woods at Alvamar

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
1
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 1
KS State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
KS 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.

June 11, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
7/19/2012

June 23, 2011 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
8/18/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
8/18/2011
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
Some
8/18/2011
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Some
8/18/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
8/18/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
8/18/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
8/18/2011
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
8/18/2011
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
8/18/2011
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
8/18/2011
Assess in a timely manner the resident when the resident enters the nursing home.
Low
Few
9/20/2011
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
8/18/2011
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
8/18/2011
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
Low
Few
8/18/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
8/18/2011
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
9/20/2011
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Very Low
Many
8/18/2011
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Very Low
Many
8/18/2011

January 03, 2014 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
1/31/2014

September 24, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

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
10/23/2013
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
10/23/2013
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Some
10/23/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
10/23/2013
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
10/23/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
10/23/2013
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
10/23/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
10/23/2013
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
10/23/2013

November 16, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
12/15/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
12/15/2012

July 19, 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
8/6/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
8/6/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
8/6/2012

June 11, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

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
7/19/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
8/6/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
7/19/2012
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Few
7/19/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
7/19/2012
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Many
7/19/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
7/19/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
7/19/2012
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
7/19/2012
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
7/19/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
8/6/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
7/19/2012

December 15, 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
1/13/2012

August 18, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
Not Corrected

April 04, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
5/4/2011

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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