Good Samaritan Society - Dodge City

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 1
KS State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
KS Deficiencies Range: 1–30
Complaints & Incidents: 6
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.

July 31, 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.
Low
Some
8/28/2012

May 13, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Low
Many
6/13/2011
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
Low
Some
6/13/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
6/13/2011
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
Some
6/13/2011
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
6/13/2011
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
6/13/2011
Provide proof that residents' personal money that is deposited with the nursing home is secure.
Low
Some
6/13/2011
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
6/13/2011
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
6/13/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
6/13/2011
Upon the death of a resident, convey the residentâ’s personal funds and an accounting of those funds to the appropriate party.
Low
Few
6/13/2011
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
6/13/2011
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
6/13/2011
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
6/13/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
6/13/2011
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Few
6/13/2011

January 28, 2010 Health Inspection

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.
Some
Few
2/26/2010
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
2/26/2010
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
2/26/2010
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
Low
Some
2/26/2010
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
2/26/2010
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
2/26/2010
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
2/26/2010
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Some
2/26/2010
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
2/26/2010
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Some
2/26/2010
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
2/26/2010
Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents.
Low
Some
2/26/2010
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
2/26/2010
Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident.
Low
Few
2/26/2010
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
2/26/2010
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
2/26/2010
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
2/26/2010
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Few
2/26/2010
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
2/26/2010
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
2/26/2010
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
2/26/2010

September 03, 2013 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 .
Some
Few
10/2/2013
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
10/2/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
10/2/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
10/2/2013
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
10/2/2013
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
10/2/2013

October 22, 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
11/21/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
11/21/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
11/21/2012

July 31, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
8/28/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
8/28/2012
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Few
8/28/2012
Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life.
Low
Some
8/28/2012
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Many
8/28/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
8/28/2012
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Few
8/28/2012
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
8/28/2012
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
8/28/2012
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly.
Very Low
Many
8/28/2012
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Few
8/28/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
8/28/2012

May 11, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
6/8/2012
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Few
6/8/2012

May 13, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Many
6/13/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
6/13/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
6/13/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
6/13/2011
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
6/13/2011

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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