Savannah Grace at the Palms of Mt. Pleasant

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 7
SC State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 6
SC Deficiencies Range: 1–19
Complaints & Incidents: 0
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.

March 13, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Some
4/11/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
4/11/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
4/11/2013
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
4/10/2013
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
Few
4/10/2013
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Low
Few
4/12/2013
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
Very Low
Many
4/10/2013

August 01, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident.
Low
Many
8/2/2012
Employ or obtain outside professional resources to provide services in the nursing home when the facility does not employ a qualified professional to furnish a required service.
Low
Many
8/29/2012
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Many
9/7/2012
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility.
Low
Many
8/22/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
8/29/2012
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Some
8/29/2012
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
8/29/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
8/29/2012
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Low
Few
8/29/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
8/29/2012
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Few
8/22/2012

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 June 19, 2014.


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