The Methodist Oaks

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 14
SC State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 6
SC Deficiencies Range: 1–19
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.

April 12, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
High
Some
5/24/2013
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Some
5/24/2013
1) review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews.
Low
Many
5/24/2013
Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident.
Low
Some
5/24/2013
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
5/24/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
5/24/2013
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Some
5/24/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
5/24/2013
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
5/24/2013
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
5/24/2013
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
5/24/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
5/24/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
5/24/2013
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
Very Low
Many
5/24/2013

February 29, 2012 Health Inspection

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
Many
3/26/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
3/26/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
3/26/2012
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
3/26/2012
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
Few
3/26/2012
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
Few
3/26/2012
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
3/26/2012
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
3/26/2012
Provide special eating equipment and utensils for each resident who needs them.
Low
Few
3/26/2012

January 13, 2011 Health Inspection

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
Some
2/11/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
2/11/2011
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
2/11/2011

April 12, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Few
5/24/2013

February 25, 2013 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.
Some
Few
3/24/2013
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
Few
3/24/2013
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
3/24/2013

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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