Owsley County Health Care Center, Inc.

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 3
KY State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 6
KY Deficiencies Range: 1–15
Complaints & Incidents: 1
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.

August 08, 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.
Low
Few
9/9/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
9/9/2013
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.
Low
Few
9/9/2013

May 17, 2012 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
Some
6/20/2012
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
6/20/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
6/20/2012
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
6/20/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Few
6/20/2012
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests.
Low
Few
6/20/2012
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
6/20/2012
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed.
Very Low
Many
6/20/2012
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Very Low
Some
6/20/2012

July 27, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Few
8/15/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
High
Few
8/15/2011
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
High
Few
8/15/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
8/15/2011
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
8/15/2011
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
8/15/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
8/15/2011
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Few
8/15/2011

January 15, 2014 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.
High
Few
1/10/2014

September 19, 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
10/15/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
10/15/2013

September 20, 2012 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
10/30/2012
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
10/30/2012
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Few
10/30/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
10/30/2012

August 09, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Low
Few
9/10/2012
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
9/10/2012

January 18, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Few
12/6/2011
Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights.
Low
Few
2/17/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
High
Few
12/6/2011
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
High
Few
12/6/2011

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 June 19, 2014.


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