Brakebill Nursing Home Inc.

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 15
TN State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
TN Deficiencies Range: 1–22
Complaints & Incidents: 4
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 08, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Make sure that paid feeding assistants 1) completed training; 2) work under the supervision of a rn or lpn; and 3) feed only residents who have no complicated feeding problems.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Assure that each residentâ’s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Completely assess the resident at least every twelve months.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
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
6/21/2013
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Very Low
Many
6/21/2013

November 16, 2011 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.
Low
Few
12/1/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
12/1/2011
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
11/18/2011
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
12/1/2011

August 26, 2010 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
9/6/2010
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
9/6/2010
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
9/6/2010

November 19, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Some
1/2/2014
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
1/2/2014
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
1/2/2014
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
1/2/2014

August 06, 2013 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
9/19/2013
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Low
Few
9/19/2013
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
9/19/2013
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
9/19/2013

May 08, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Some
6/21/2013

March 12, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
4/22/2013
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
4/22/2013
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
4/22/2013
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
High
Many
4/22/2013
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Low
Some
4/22/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
4/22/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
High
Some
4/22/2013
1) review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews.
Low
Many
4/22/2013

August 09, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
8/24/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
8/24/2012
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe.
Low
Few
8/24/2012
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
8/24/2012

July 19, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

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
8/30/2012
Assure that each residentâ’s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
Low
Few
8/30/2012

May 31, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
6/7/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
6/7/2012

May 16, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
5/25/2012

May 01, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Few
5/7/2012

March 06, 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 .
High
Few
3/15/2012
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
High
Few
3/15/2012
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Few
3/13/2012
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.
High
Few
3/15/2012

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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