Wallace County Community Care Center Inc.

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 25
KS State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
KS Deficiencies Range: 1–28
Complaints & Incidents: 0
Updated June 19, 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.

April 10, 2013 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
5/9/2013
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
5/9/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
5/9/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
5/9/2013
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
Low
Some
5/9/2013
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
5/9/2013
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
Some
5/9/2013
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
Some
5/9/2013
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Some
5/9/2013
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
Some
5/9/2013
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
5/9/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
5/9/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Some
5/9/2013
Upon the death of a resident, convey the residentâ’s personal funds and an accounting of those funds to the appropriate party.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Low
Few
5/9/2013
Provide proof that residents' personal money that is deposited with the nursing home is secure.
Very Low
Many
5/9/2013
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly.
Very Low
Many
5/9/2013
Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents.
Very Low
Many
5/9/2013

December 21, 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
2/14/2012
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
Many
2/14/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
2/14/2012
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Many
2/14/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
2/14/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
2/14/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
2/14/2012
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
Some
2/14/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
2/14/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
2/14/2012
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Few
2/14/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
2/14/2012
Make sure that paid feeding assistants 1) completed training; 2) work under the supervision of a rn or lpn; and 3) feed only residents who have no complicated feeding problems.
Low
Few
2/14/2012
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Few
2/14/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
2/14/2012

This nursing home has not been cited for any Deficiencies from Incidents Reported by the Nursing Home or Complaints in the last 3 years.

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 June 19, 2014.


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