Heritage Hall Lexington

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 21
VA State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 6
VA Deficiencies Range: 1–21
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.

December 11, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
Not Corrected
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Some
Few
Not Corrected
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
Not Corrected
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Make sure that all required doctor visits are made personally.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
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
Few
Not Corrected
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
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
Few
Not Corrected
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly.
Very Low
Many
Not Corrected
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
Very Low
Some
Not Corrected

December 19, 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
Many
1/31/2013
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
1/31/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
1/31/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
1/31/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
1/31/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
1/31/2013
Completely assess the resident at least every twelve months.
Low
Few
1/31/2013
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
1/31/2013

November 09, 2011 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
Many
12/3/2011
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
Few
12/3/2011

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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