Guilderland Center Rehabilitation and E C F

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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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.

August 30, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Some
10/28/2013
Hire a qualified full-time social worker in a facility with more than 120 beds.
Low
Some
10/28/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
10/28/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
10/28/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
10/28/2013
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
Few
10/28/2013
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
Low
Few
10/28/2013
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
10/28/2013
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
10/28/2013
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
10/28/2013

November 09, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility
High
Many
12/17/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
High
Many
12/17/2012
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
High
Many
12/17/2012
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
High
Many
12/17/2012
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Many
12/17/2012
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
High
Many
12/17/2012
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
High
Some
12/17/2012
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.
High
Some
12/17/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
High
Some
12/17/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
High
Some
12/17/2012
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances.
Low
Some
12/17/2012
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Some
12/17/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Some
12/17/2012

December 09, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
Low
Some
2/7/2012
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Some
2/7/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
2/7/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
2/7/2012
Coordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program for mentally-ill and mentally-retarded patients.
Low
Few
2/7/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Very Low
Many
2/7/2012

December 31, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
1/31/2014

October 03, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Tell the resident or the residentâ’s representative in writing how long the nursing home will hold the residentâ’s bed in cases of transfer to a hospital or therapeutic leave.
Low
Few
10/28/2013

August 30, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
10/28/2013

March 13, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
5/5/2013

July 25, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
Few
9/20/2012

September 09, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
11/4/2011
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
11/4/2011
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
11/4/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
11/4/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
11/4/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
11/4/2011

May 02, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
6/30/2011

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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