St. Jude Nursing Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 37
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.

August 02, 2013 Health Inspection

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
Many
9/6/2013
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Many
9/6/2013
Hire a qualified dietician.
Low
Many
9/6/2013
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed.
Low
Many
9/6/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
9/6/2013
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Maintain 15 months of resident assessments in the resident's active clinical record.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
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
Some
9/6/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
9/6/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
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
9/6/2013
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
9/6/2013
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
9/6/2013
Provide bedrooms that hold no more than 4 residents per room.
Very Low
Some
9/6/2013
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.
Very Low
Some
9/6/2013

June 22, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
High
Few
7/19/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
7/19/2012
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Many
7/19/2012
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Low
Some
7/19/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
7/19/2012
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
7/19/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
7/19/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
7/19/2012
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
7/19/2012
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.
Very Low
Some
7/19/2012
Provide bedrooms that hold no more than 4 residents per room.
Very Low
Some
7/19/2012

August 19, 2011 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
9/12/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
9/12/2011
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
9/12/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
9/12/2011

December 12, 2013 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
12/20/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Some
Few
12/20/2013

July 09, 2013 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
Some
7/23/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
7/23/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
7/23/2013

May 07, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Many
5/15/2013
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
Many
5/15/2013
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
5/15/2013

January 30, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Tell the attending physician the results of x-rays and other tests, in a timely manner.
Low
Few
2/12/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
2/12/2013
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
2/12/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Some
Few
2/12/2013
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
2/12/2013

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 April 12, 2014.


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