Poplar Living Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
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Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 14
WY State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
WY Deficiencies Range: 1–17
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.

January 09, 2014 Health Inspection

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.
Some
Few
2/19/2014
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
2/19/2014
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
2/19/2014
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Some
2/19/2014
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
2/19/2014
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Some
2/19/2014
Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life.
Low
Some
2/19/2014
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
2/19/2014
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
2/19/2014
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
2/19/2014
Have enough outside ventilation via a window or mechanical ventilation, or both.
Low
Few
2/19/2014
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
2/19/2014
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
2/19/2014
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
2/19/2014

October 18, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Assure that each residentâ’s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
Low
Some
11/28/2012
Assess in a timely manner the resident when the resident enters the nursing home.
Low
Some
11/28/2012
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
11/28/2012
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Low
Some
11/28/2012
Completely assess the resident at least every twelve months.
Low
Few
11/28/2012
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Few
11/28/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
11/28/2012

September 22, 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
11/4/2011
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
11/4/2011
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
11/4/2011
Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life.
Low
Some
11/4/2011
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
11/4/2011
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Few
11/4/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
11/4/2011

June 12, 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 .
Low
Few
7/31/2013

February 22, 2013 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
4/8/2013
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
4/8/2013
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Some
4/8/2013

October 18, 2012 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
Some
11/28/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
High
Many
11/28/2012
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
11/28/2012
1) provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
Low
Some
11/28/2012

June 07, 2012 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
Some
7/20/2012
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs.
Low
Few
7/20/2012
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Some
7/20/2012

April 27, 2012 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
6/4/2012
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Low
Few
6/4/2012

September 22, 2011 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
11/4/2011
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Low
Some
11/4/2011

June 16, 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
Few
7/15/2011

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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