Rosewood Heights Health Center

Health Inspections

! Special Focus Facility: This home is being closely monitored because of a history of bad care.

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 14
NY State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
NY Deficiencies Range: 1–23
Complaints & Incidents: 8
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.

June 20, 2013 Health Inspection

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
Some
8/20/2013
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Some
8/20/2013
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
8/20/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
8/20/2013
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Low
Some
8/20/2013
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
Low
Some
8/20/2013
Coordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program for mentally-ill and mentally-retarded patients.
Low
Some
8/20/2013
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances.
Low
Few
8/20/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Few
8/20/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
8/20/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
8/20/2013
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
8/20/2013
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
Low
Few
8/20/2013
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
8/20/2013

December 14, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs.
High
Some
2/14/2013
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
High
Some
2/14/2013
Have a detailed, written plan for disasters and emergencies, such as fire, severe weather, and missing residents.
Low
Many
2/14/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
2/14/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
2/14/2013
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
Some
2/14/2013
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Some
2/14/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
2/14/2013
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
2/14/2013
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
2/14/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
2/14/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
2/14/2013
Operate and provide services according to federal, state, and local laws and professional standards.
Low
Few
2/14/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
2/14/2013
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
2/14/2013
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances.
Low
Few
2/14/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Few
2/14/2013
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Very Low
Many
2/14/2013
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Very Low
Some
2/14/2013
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Very Low
Some
2/14/2013

June 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
Some
8/17/2012
Assure that each residentâ’s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
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
Some
8/17/2012
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
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
8/17/2012
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Make sure that each residents' abilities in activities of daily living do not decline, unless unavoidable.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Very Low
Some
8/17/2012

June 20, 2013 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.
High
Some
8/20/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Some
8/20/2013
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
8/20/2013
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Some
8/20/2013
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Some
8/20/2013
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing.
Low
Few
8/20/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
High
Some
9/24/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
8/20/2013

December 14, 2012 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.
High
Some
2/14/2013
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
Low
Some
2/14/2013
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
Some
2/14/2013

June 18, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Very Low
Some
8/17/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
8/17/2012
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Few
8/17/2012
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
Low
Some
8/17/2012
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.
Low
Some
8/17/2012

June 01, 2012 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
Few
Not Corrected
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Some
Few
Not Corrected

October 14, 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
12/14/2011
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Some
12/14/2011
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
12/14/2011
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Low
Many
12/14/2011
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Some
12/14/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
12/14/2011

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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