Whitehaven Community Living

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 17
TN State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
TN Deficiencies Range: 1–27
Complaints & Incidents: 0
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.

August 29, 2012 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
Some
9/25/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
9/25/2012
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Some
9/25/2012
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Low
Some
9/25/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
9/25/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Very Low
Many
9/25/2012

June 04, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
7/1/2011
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Some
Few
7/1/2011
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Some
Few
7/1/2011
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Some
7/1/2011
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
Some
7/1/2011
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
Some
7/1/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
7/1/2011
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility.
Low
Some
7/1/2011
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
7/1/2011
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Maintain comfortable sound levels.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Make sure each resident has 1) at least one window to the outside in a room; 2) a room at or above ground level; 3) adequate bedding; 4) furniture that meets the resident's needs; or 5) adequate closet space.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician.
Low
Few
7/1/2011
Provide residents with private access to a telephone.
Low
Few
7/1/2011

March 17, 2010 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
Few
3/19/2010
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
3/26/2010
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
3/19/2010

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 April 12, 2014.


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