Southwest Louisiana War Veterans Home

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 4
LA State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
LA Deficiencies Range: 1–21
Complaints & Incidents: 0
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.

September 19, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Some
11/1/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
11/1/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
11/1/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
11/1/2013

August 23, 2012 Health Inspection

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
10/7/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Some
Few
10/7/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
10/7/2012
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Low
Some
10/7/2012
Maintain comfortable and safe temperature levels.
Low
Some
10/7/2012
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Low
Few
10/7/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
10/7/2012
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
10/7/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
10/7/2012
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
Few
10/7/2012
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
10/7/2012

October 28, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
11/4/2011

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 April 12, 2014.


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