Laurels of Kent

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 4
MI State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
MI Deficiencies Range: 1–19
Complaints & Incidents: 2
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 10, 2014 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 .
Low
Few
5/9/2014
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
5/9/2014
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
5/9/2014
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
5/9/2014

March 01, 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.
Some
Few
4/8/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
4/8/2013
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
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
4/8/2013
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
4/8/2013
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Very Low
Some
4/8/2013

April 27, 2012 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.
Some
Few
6/6/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
6/6/2012
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
6/6/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
6/6/2012
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
6/6/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
6/6/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
6/6/2012
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
6/6/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
6/6/2012
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Few
6/6/2012
Make sure that a doctor approves a resident's admission in writing and that each resident remains under the care of a doctor.
Low
Few
6/6/2012

September 19, 2013 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
9/25/2013
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
9/25/2013

March 27, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

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
5/25/2012
Provide care for each resident in a way that maintains or improves their quality of life.
Low
Few
5/25/2012
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
5/25/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Some
Few
5/25/2012

September 21, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

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 .
Low
Few
10/14/2011
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
10/14/2011

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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