Newport Health Care Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 10
VT State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 6
VT Deficiencies Range: 1–16
Complaints & Incidents: 4
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.

February 26, 2014 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
Some
3/21/2014
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Some
3/21/2014
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
3/21/2014
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
3/21/2014
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
3/21/2014
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
3/21/2014
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
3/13/2014
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
3/21/2014
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
Very Low
Some
2/27/2014
Provide resident groups or resident family groups with private space to meet.
Very Low
Some
3/6/2014

January 09, 2013 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
1/9/2013
Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Low
Many
1/9/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Some
2/9/2013
Operate and provide services according to federal, state, and local laws and professional standards.
Low
Some
2/9/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
2/9/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
2/9/2013
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
2/1/2013
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
2/9/2013
Assess in a timely manner the resident when the resident enters the nursing home.
Low
Few
1/10/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
2/9/2013

October 19, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
11/16/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
11/16/2011
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
11/16/2011
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident.
Low
Few
11/25/2011

October 07, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Very Low
Many
10/7/2013
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
10/8/2013
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
10/31/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Some
10/21/2013

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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