Aldercrest Health & Rehabilitation Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 8
WA State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
WA Deficiencies Range: 1–27
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.

August 27, 2012 Health Inspection

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
Some
9/25/2012
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
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
9/25/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
9/25/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Very Low
Some
9/25/2012

April 23, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves.
Low
Few
5/31/2012
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
5/31/2012
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Few
5/31/2012

October 24, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
High
Few
12/20/2011
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
High
Few
12/20/2011
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
High
Few
12/20/2011
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
High
Few
12/20/2011
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.
Some
Few
12/20/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Some
Few
12/20/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
12/20/2011
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility.
Low
Many
12/20/2011
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Low
Some
12/20/2011
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Some
12/20/2011
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
12/20/2011
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
Few
12/20/2011
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
12/20/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
12/20/2011
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Low
Few
12/20/2011
1) review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews.
Very Low
Some
12/20/2011
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Very Low
Some
12/20/2011
Maintain 15 months of resident assessments in the resident's active clinical record.
Very Low
Some
12/20/2011

August 23, 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
9/5/2013

June 13, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
Low
Few
7/2/2013

October 17, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
11/20/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
11/20/2012
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Low
Few
11/20/2012
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
11/20/2012

December 28, 2011 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
1/20/2012
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Some
Few
1/20/2012
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Few
1/20/2012

November 30, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs.
Some
Few
12/20/2011

November 15, 2011 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 .
Low
Few
12/20/2011
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
12/20/2011
Help and prepare each resident for a safe and easy discharge or transfer from the nursing home.
Low
Few
12/20/2011
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Low
Few
12/20/2011
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
12/20/2011

October 24, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Some
Few
12/20/2011

September 30, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Some
Few
12/20/2011
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Some
Few
12/20/2011
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Some
Few
12/20/2011

June 23, 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
7/21/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Some
Few
7/21/2011

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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