Ella Smither Geriatric Center
|This Nursing Home: 7|
|TX State Average: 6|
|U.S. Average: 6|
|TX Deficiencies Range: 1–34|
|Complaints & Incidents: 0||Updated April 18, 2013.|
Our health inspections rating describes how well this home met health and safety standards for food preparation and other nursing-home activities in the latest three state inspections. Such inspections are conducted about every 15 months.
April 04, 2012 Health Inspection
|Nursing Home Failed To:||Possible or Actual Harm||Residents Affected||Date Fixed|
|Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.||5/14/2012|
|Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.||5/14/2012|
|Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.||5/14/2012|
|Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.||5/14/2012|
|Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.||5/14/2012|
|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.||5/14/2012|
|Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.||5/14/2012|
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 18, 2013.