Mark Twain Caring Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 13
MO State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
MO 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.

September 27, 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
11/8/2013
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Low
Some
11/8/2013
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
11/8/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
11/8/2013
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Few
11/8/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
11/8/2013
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
11/8/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
11/8/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
11/8/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
11/8/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
11/8/2013
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Few
11/8/2013
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
Very Low
Many
11/8/2013

October 18, 2012 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
11/24/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
11/9/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
11/9/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
11/24/2012
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
11/9/2012
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
11/9/2012
Operate and provide services according to federal, state, and local laws and professional standards.
Low
Few
11/20/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
11/9/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
11/9/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
11/9/2012

September 02, 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
10/19/2011
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
10/19/2011
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
10/19/2011
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
Some
10/19/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
10/19/2011

February 14, 2013 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
3/22/2013
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
Low
Few
3/22/2013

September 12, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
10/10/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
10/10/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
10/10/2012

May 17, 2012 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
Some
6/30/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
6/30/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
6/30/2012
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
6/30/2012
Offer other nutritional food to each resident who will not eat the food served.
Low
Few
6/30/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
7/25/2012
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
6/30/2012

January 31, 2012 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
3/27/2012
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
3/27/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
3/27/2012
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
3/27/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Some
Few
3/27/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
3/27/2012

September 28, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
10/18/2011

March 17, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
5/4/2011

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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