Lynchburg Nursing Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
3
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 2
TN State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
TN Deficiencies Range: 1–22
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.

January 28, 2014 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
Few
2/11/2014
Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents.
Very Low
Many
1/28/2014

January 05, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
1/18/2012
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
1/18/2012
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
1/18/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
1/18/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Few
1/18/2012
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
1/18/2012

October 06, 2010 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Many
11/9/2010
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
10/27/2010
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
10/27/2010
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
10/27/2010
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
10/27/2010
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
10/27/2010
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
10/27/2010
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
10/27/2010
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Few
10/27/2010
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
10/27/2010
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
10/29/2010
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
10/27/2010
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
10/27/2010

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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