Colonial Health Care

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 3
ME State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 6
ME Deficiencies Range: 1–13
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.

May 16, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
6/14/2013
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Few
6/14/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
6/14/2013

June 29, 2012 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.
Low
Some
8/13/2012
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
Some
8/13/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
8/13/2012
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
8/13/2012
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
8/13/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
8/13/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
8/13/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
8/13/2012
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
8/13/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
8/13/2012
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
8/13/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Very Low
Some
8/13/2012
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Very Low
Some
8/13/2012

April 29, 2011 Health Inspection

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
Some
6/3/2011
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
6/3/2011

May 07, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
6/14/2013

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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