Iron River Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 3
MI State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
MI Deficiencies Range: 1–19
Complaints & Incidents: 5
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 25, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Low
Many
5/31/2013
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
5/31/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
5/31/2013

March 08, 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
Many
4/17/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
4/17/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
4/17/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
4/17/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
4/17/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
4/17/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
4/17/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
4/17/2012
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
Low
Few
4/17/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
4/17/2012
Prevent a loss in range of motion among residents who entered the nursing home with a full range of motion, unless it is unavoidable due to residentâ’s clinical condition.
Low
Few
4/17/2012

March 23, 2011 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
4/29/2011
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Some
4/29/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
4/29/2011
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
4/29/2011

January 09, 2014 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Few
2/7/2014
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Some
Few
2/7/2014
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Some
Few
2/7/2014
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
2/7/2014
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
2/7/2014

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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