West Janisch Health Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 34
TX State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
TX Deficiencies Range: 1–31
Complaints & Incidents: 1
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 23, 2013 Health Inspection

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.
High
Some
7/1/2013
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Some
7/1/2013
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.
High
Some
7/1/2013
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Some
7/1/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Some
Some
7/1/2013
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Many
6/21/2013
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Many
6/21/2013
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Many
6/21/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
8/7/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Many
7/1/2013
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
Many
7/1/2013
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Many
7/1/2013
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Many
6/21/2013
Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Assess in a timely manner the resident when the resident enters the nursing home.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
7/1/2013
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
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
Some
7/1/2013
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Keep complete, dated laboratory records in the resident's file.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
6/21/2013
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways.
Low
Few
6/21/2013
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area.
Low
Few
6/21/2013

May 31, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
6/26/2012
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests.
Low
Few
6/26/2012
Keep complete, dated laboratory records in the resident's file.
Low
Few
6/26/2012

June 02, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Low
Some
7/5/2011
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
7/5/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
7/5/2011
Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor.
Low
Some
7/5/2011
Assess in a timely manner the resident when the resident enters the nursing home.
Low
Few
7/5/2011
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
7/5/2011
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
7/5/2011
Let each resident or the resident's legal representative access or purchase copies of all the resident's records.
Very Low
Many
7/5/2011

September 18, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
Not Corrected

May 23, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
Low
Some
7/1/2013
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Some
7/1/2013
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
Many
7/1/2013

January 31, 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
Few
2/22/2013

May 17, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
6/13/2012

January 12, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
2/8/2012

April 06, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Very Low
Many
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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