East Lansing Health Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 7
MI State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
MI Deficiencies Range: 1–23
Complaints & Incidents: 2
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 17, 2013 Health Inspection

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
6/25/2013
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
Low
Many
6/25/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
6/25/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
6/25/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
6/25/2013
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
Few
6/25/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
6/25/2013

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.
Some
Few
7/25/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
7/25/2012
1) review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews.
Low
Some
7/25/2012
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Low
Some
7/25/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
7/25/2012
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Some
7/25/2012
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
Some
7/25/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
7/25/2012
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
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
7/25/2012
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
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
7/25/2012
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
7/25/2012

July 15, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Some
Few
8/16/2011
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Low
Many
8/16/2011
Have a detailed, written plan for disasters and emergencies, such as fire, severe weather, and missing residents.
Low
Many
8/16/2011
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Low
Some
8/16/2011
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
8/16/2011
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
8/16/2011
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
8/16/2011
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
8/16/2011
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
8/16/2011
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
8/16/2011
Keep each resident free from drugs that restrain them, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
8/16/2011
Let residents talk to and get information from agencies acting on their behalf.
Very Low
Many
8/16/2011
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Very Low
Some
8/16/2011

December 09, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Low
Few
1/3/2014
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
1/3/2014

August 08, 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
Few
8/21/2013

May 17, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Low
Few
6/25/2013

March 14, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Some
4/10/2013

January 11, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
Low
Few
2/7/2013

November 29, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Establish and follow a written policy that permits a resident to return to the nursing home after hospitalization or therapeutic leave that exceeds bed-hold policy.
Low
Few
12/21/2012

June 05, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

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.
Some
Few
6/25/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
High
Few
6/25/2012

July 07, 2011 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
8/5/2011

March 09, 2011 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.
Low
Few
4/8/2011
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
4/8/2011

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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