Silver Hills Health Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
4
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 15
NV State Average: 11
U.S. Average: 6
NV Deficiencies Range: 2–26
Complaints & Incidents: 1
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.

January 10, 2014 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.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
Not Corrected
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
Not Corrected
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
Not Corrected
Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Very Low
Some
Not Corrected

December 12, 2012 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
Some
1/17/2013
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
1/17/2013
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests.
Low
Few
1/17/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Few
1/17/2013
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
1/17/2013
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
1/17/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
1/17/2013
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
1/17/2013

November 18, 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
Few
1/17/2012
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Few
1/17/2012

November 18, 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
1/17/2012

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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