Brightwood Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 12
WV State Average: 8
U.S. Average: 6
WV Deficiencies Range: 1–24
Complaints & Incidents: 3
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.

September 28, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Some
Few
10/31/2012
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Low
Some
10/31/2012
Hire sufficient dietary support personnel.
Low
Some
10/31/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Some
12/6/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
10/31/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
12/6/2012
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
10/31/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
10/31/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
10/31/2012
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
10/31/2012
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
10/31/2012
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
10/31/2012

December 17, 2009 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
1/27/2010
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
1/27/2010
Provide proof that residents' personal money that is deposited with the nursing home is secure.
Low
Some
1/27/2010
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
1/27/2010
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
1/27/2010
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Low
Few
1/27/2010
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
1/27/2010
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Few
1/27/2010
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
1/27/2010
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
1/27/2010
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
1/27/2010
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
1/27/2010
Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge.
Very Low
Many
1/27/2010

September 16, 2008 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Some
Some
11/13/2008
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Some
Some
11/13/2008
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.
Some
Few
11/13/2008
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Some
Few
11/13/2008
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves.
Some
Few
11/13/2008
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Low
Many
11/13/2008
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
Low
Many
11/13/2008
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
11/13/2008
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Low
Many
11/13/2008
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
Low
Some
11/13/2008
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
Low
Some
11/13/2008
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Some
11/13/2008
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
11/13/2008
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
Few
12/9/2008
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Few
11/13/2008
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
11/13/2008
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
11/13/2008
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
11/13/2008
Keep each resident free from drugs that restrain them, unless needed for medical treatment.
Low
Few
11/13/2008
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
11/13/2008
Give or get x-rays and other tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
11/13/2008

November 07, 2012 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
12/6/2012
Provide at least one room set aside to use as a resident dining room and for activities, that is a good size, with good lighting, air flow and furniture.
Low
Few
12/6/2012
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Very Low
Some
12/6/2012

September 06, 2012 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
Some
12/6/2012
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
11/2/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
11/2/2012
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Low
Few
11/2/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
11/2/2012

January 13, 2012 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
2/21/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Few
2/21/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
2/21/2012
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
Very Low
Some
2/21/2012

October 26, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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
12/21/2011
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
12/21/2011

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 June 19, 2014.


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