Walnut Cove Health and Rehabilitation Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 11
NC State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 6
NC Deficiencies Range: 1–12
Complaints & Incidents: 3
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.

November 22, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed.
Low
Some
12/20/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
12/20/2013
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
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
12/20/2013
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
Provide adequate and comfortable lighting levels in all areas.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
12/20/2013

August 02, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Few
8/23/2012

June 09, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Very Low
Many
8/16/2011

November 22, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
12/20/2013
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
12/20/2013

November 22, 2011 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
12/15/2011

July 20, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Very Low
Some
8/16/2011

June 09, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
6/24/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
6/24/2011

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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