The Timbers of Cass County

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
4
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 1
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.

November 07, 2013 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
Few
11/27/2013

November 09, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
12/14/2012
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Some
12/14/2012
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
12/14/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
12/14/2012
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
12/14/2012
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Low
Few
12/14/2012
Let residents talk to and get information from agencies acting on their behalf.
Very Low
Many
12/14/2012

January 20, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
1) provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
Low
Some
2/17/2012
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
2/17/2012
Provide proper discharge planning and communication, of the resident's health status and summary of the resident's nursing home stay.
Low
Few
2/17/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
2/17/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
2/17/2012
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
2/17/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
2/17/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
2/17/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
2/17/2012

November 07, 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
11/27/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
11/27/2013

October 24, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
11/27/2013
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
11/27/2013

February 26, 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
4/1/2013
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Low
Few
4/1/2013
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
Low
Few
4/1/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
4/1/2013

December 06, 2011 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.
Some
Few
1/4/2012

April 26, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
6/3/2011

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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