Lawson Nursing Home, Inc.

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 7
PA State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
PA Deficiencies Range: 1–27
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.

May 09, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Some
7/3/2013
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
Some
7/3/2013
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Some
7/3/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
7/3/2013
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
7/3/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
7/3/2013
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Very Low
Many
7/3/2013

April 04, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Some
6/1/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
6/1/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
6/1/2012
Provide proper discharge planning and communication, of the resident's health status and summary of the resident's nursing home stay.
Very Low
Many
6/1/2012

May 13, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
6/29/2011
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
6/29/2011
Provide residents with private access to a telephone.
Low
Few
6/29/2011
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
6/29/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
6/29/2011
Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home, free of coercion and reprisal, and as citizens or residents of the united states.
Very Low
Some
6/29/2011

February 10, 2014 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
Not Corrected

January 29, 2014 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
3/10/2014

September 18, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
11/14/2013
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Very Low
Many
10/18/2013

May 09, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

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
7/3/2013
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
7/3/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
7/3/2013

November 30, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

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
Few
1/14/2013

October 11, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Low
Few
11/5/2012
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
Few
11/5/2012

January 03, 2012 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
2/29/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
2/29/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
2/29/2012

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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