Meridian Rehabilitation and Health Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 3
KS State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
KS Deficiencies Range: 1–30
Complaints & Incidents: 11
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.

May 25, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Many
7/18/2012
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
7/18/2012
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Low
Few
7/18/2012

March 14, 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
4/12/2013
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident.
Low
Few
4/12/2013
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves.
Low
Few
4/12/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
4/12/2013
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Few
4/12/2013
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Few
4/12/2013
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
4/12/2013
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
Some
4/12/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
4/12/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
4/12/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
4/12/2013

July 18, 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 .
Some
Few
Not Corrected
Let each resident or the resident's legal representative access or purchase copies of all the resident's records.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
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

May 25, 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
7/18/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
7/18/2012
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Some
7/18/2012
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Many
7/18/2012
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Some
7/18/2012
Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life.
Low
Some
7/18/2012
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Some
7/18/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
9/20/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
7/18/2012
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances.
Low
Few
7/18/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
7/18/2012
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Few
7/18/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
7/18/2012
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
7/18/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
7/18/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
7/18/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
7/18/2012

September 20, 2011 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
9/30/2011

August 25, 2011 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
9/23/2011
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Low
Some
9/23/2011
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
9/23/2011
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
9/23/2011

May 18, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
6/6/2011
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
6/6/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
6/6/2011
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
6/6/2011

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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