Elderwood at Cheektowaga

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 10
NY State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
NY Deficiencies Range: 1–23
Complaints & Incidents: 1
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.

April 05, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly.
Low
Some
6/1/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
6/1/2013
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care.
Low
Few
6/1/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
6/1/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
6/1/2013
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
6/1/2013
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
Low
Few
6/1/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
6/1/2013
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
6/1/2013
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Very Low
Some
6/1/2013

May 05, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Very Low
Some
7/1/2011

May 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
Few
3/20/2013

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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