Alfredo Gonzalez Texas State Veterans Home

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 12
TX State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
TX Deficiencies Range: 1–31
Complaints & Incidents: 2
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.

May 09, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Offer other nutritional food to each resident who will not eat the food served.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
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
Some
6/21/2013
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
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
Some
6/21/2013
Provide a tasty and well-balanced diet that meets the nutritional needs of each resident.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
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
Some
6/21/2013
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Very Low
Some
6/21/2013

June 07, 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
7/15/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
7/15/2012
1) review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews.
Low
Some
7/15/2012
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.
Low
Some
7/15/2012
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
7/15/2012
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
Some
7/15/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
7/15/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Some
7/15/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
7/15/2012

June 30, 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
Many
8/20/2011
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Some
8/20/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
7/31/2011
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Low
Few
7/31/2011
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Very Low
Some
7/31/2011

March 05, 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.
Low
Some
4/15/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
4/15/2013

March 07, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Some
Some
7/1/2012
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Some
Some
7/15/2012
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
Some
Some
7/1/2012
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Some
Some
7/1/2012
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care.
Some
Some
7/1/2012

November 16, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
Not Corrected

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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