Starr Farm Nursing Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 1
VT State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 6
VT Deficiencies Range: 1–16
Complaints & Incidents: 8
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.

July 31, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
8/21/2013

June 27, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
7/25/2012

June 08, 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
Some
7/8/2011
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
7/8/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
7/8/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Few
7/8/2011

November 06, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Some
Few
12/12/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
12/12/2013
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Some
Few
12/12/2013
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
Low
Few
12/12/2013
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Very Low
Some
12/12/2013
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Very Low
Some
12/12/2013
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Some
Few
12/12/2013
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
12/12/2013

September 16, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Very Low
Many
10/16/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
12/12/2013
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Few
10/16/2013
Have a detailed, written plan for disasters and emergencies, such as fire, severe weather, and missing residents.
Very Low
Many
10/16/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
High
Few
10/16/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
High
Few
10/16/2013
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
Few
10/16/2013
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
12/12/2013
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
Few
10/16/2013

July 18, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Some
8/18/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
8/18/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
8/18/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
8/18/2013

May 23, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
7/5/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Few
7/5/2013
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
7/5/2013
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
Few
7/5/2013

October 03, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge.
Low
Few
11/3/2012
Permit residents to remain in the facility and not be transferred or discharged without adequate reason.
Low
Few
11/3/2012

March 28, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

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
Few
4/25/2012

October 12, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
11/12/2011

April 14, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

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.
Low
Few
5/6/2011

April 06, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

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
5/6/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
5/6/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
5/6/2011

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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