Gettysburg Center

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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 17
PA State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 6
PA Deficiencies Range: 1–27
Complaints & Incidents: 0
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.

January 16, 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.
Some
Few
2/26/2014
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Many
2/26/2014
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
2/26/2014
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
2/26/2014
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
Some
2/26/2014
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
2/26/2014
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
2/26/2014
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
2/26/2014
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Some
2/26/2014
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
2/26/2014
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
2/26/2014
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
2/26/2014
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Few
2/26/2014
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
2/26/2014
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
2/26/2014
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways.
Low
Few
2/26/2014
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
Very Low
Many
2/26/2014

December 13, 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
2/11/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
2/11/2013

February 16, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves.
Low
Few
3/27/2012
Provide proper discharge planning and communication, of the resident's health status and summary of the resident's nursing home stay.
Very Low
Many
3/27/2012
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Very Low
Some
3/27/2012

This nursing home has not been cited for any Deficiencies from Incidents Reported by the Nursing Home or Complaints in the last 3 years.

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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