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Applewood Living Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 120
Continuing Care? No
Resident Council? Yes
Family Council? Yes
Multi-Home Chain? No
Located in a Hospital? No
Special Focus Facility? No

View:    Health Inspections  |  Quality Measures  |  Staffing  |  Fire Inspections

Health Inspections  

Most Recent Inspection: 04/02/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 04/02/2012
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 5
Average number of Health Deficiencies in CO: 3
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in CO: 0 - 12
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. 01/04/2012 01/07/2001 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 01/04/2012 01/07/2001 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities 01/04/2012 01/07/2001 and health care according to their interests their schedules
Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life. 01/04/2012 01/07/2001 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/01/2012 01/00/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 01/06/2012

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/06/2012 01/09/2001 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/06/2012 01/09/2001 2 Many
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. 01/06/2012 02/02/2001 2 Few
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/06/2012 01/09/2001 2 Few
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/06/2012 01/09/2001 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/06/2012 01/09/2001 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 01/06/2012 01/09/2001 2 Some
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 01/06/2012 01/09/2001 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/06/2012 01/09/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 01/08/2011

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Many
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Many
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 3 Few
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
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. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 3 Few
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that all required doctor visits are made personally. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
Help and prepare each resident for a safe and easy discharge or transfer from the nursing home. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few
Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Some
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 01/08/2011 01/07/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 02/06/2007

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate 02/06/2007 02/00/2008 Few complete and organized clinical records on each re
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/06/2007 02/00/2008 4 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 02/06/2007 02/00/2008 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/06/2007 02/00/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 02/00/2004

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/00/2004 02/00/2005 3 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/00/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. 02/00/2004 02/00/2005 2 Some
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/00/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. 02/00/2004 02/00/2005 2 Some

Inspection, 00/02/2004

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Offer other nutritional food to each resident who will not eat the food served. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Many
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide residents with private access to a telephone. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few
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. 00/02/2004 00/06/2005 2 Few

Nursing Home Staffing  

Information comes from data that the nursing home reports to its state agency. It contains the nursing home staffing hours for a two-week period prior to the time of the state inspection. CMS receives this data and converts it into the number of staff hours per resident per day.

National Average Average in CO Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 4 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 73 90
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 17 hours 54 minutes 1 hour 24 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 17 hours 10 minutes 42 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 16 hours 58 minutes 42 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 18 hours 39 minutes 2 hours 8 minutes

1 The star rating a nursing home received for the information it provided about its Registered Nurse (RN) staffing. RNs have between 2 and 6 years of education.

Quality Measures  

Information comes from data that the nursing home reports to its state agency. It contains the nursing home staffing hours for a two-week period prior to the time of the state inspection. CMS receives this data and converts it into the number of staff hours per resident per day.

Long-Term Residents

Short-Term Residents

Fire Safety Inspections

Lists the fire safety requirements that the nursing home failed to meet. Fire safety results are not included in the nursing home's Overall Rating.

Most Recent Inspection: 04/27/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 04/27/2012
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Fire Safety Deficiencies for this nursing home: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CO: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CO: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/09/2012

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/09/2012 00/07/2001 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 00/09/2012 00/07/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 02/07/2004

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/07/2004 01/05/2006 2 Many
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly protected cooking facilities. 02/07/2004 02/05/2005 2 Few
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/07/2004 02/05/2005 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 02/07/2004 02/05/2005 2 Few
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/07/2004 02/05/2005 2 Few
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems. 02/07/2004 02/05/2005 2 Many
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly located and lighted Exit" signs." 02/07/2004 02/05/2005 2 Some

Inspection, 01/05/2001

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/05/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Approved construction type or materials. 01/05/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/05/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/05/2001 02/04/2002 2 Some
Corridors or aisles that are unobstructed and are at least 8 feet in width. 01/05/2001 01/02/2002 2 Some
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 01/05/2001 01/01/2002 2 Few
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains. 01/05/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system. 01/05/2001 01/02/2002 2 Few
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours. 01/05/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
 

1800 Stroh Place
Longmont, CO 80501

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