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Hamden Health Care Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Partnership
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 153
Continuing Care? No
Resident Council? Yes
Family Council? No
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: 04/21/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 04/21/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 0
Average number of Health Deficiencies in CT: 4
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in CT: 0 - 10

Inspection, 03/00/2009

Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 03/00/2009 01/01/2011 2 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. 03/00/2009 01/01/2011 2 Few

Inspection, 01/04/2006

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. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Keep accurate 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 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. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 3 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 3 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. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 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. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident 01/04/2006 02/06/2007 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 02/01/2004

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/01/2004 00/02/2006 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 02/01/2004 02/01/2004 2 Few
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 02/01/2004 00/02/2006 2 Few
Provide special eating equipment and utensils for each resident who needs them. 02/01/2004 00/02/2006 2 Few
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 02/01/2004 02/01/2004 2 Few
Provide special eating equipment and utensils for each resident who needs them. 02/01/2004 00/02/2006 2 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. 02/01/2004 00/02/2006 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/01/2004 00/02/2006 3 Few
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. 02/01/2004 00/02/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 01/02/2003

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. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 3 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 3 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. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 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. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Many
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. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 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. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Make sure that each residents' abilities in activities of daily living do not decline, unless unavoidable. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Some
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. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Make sure that each residents' abilities in activities of daily living do not decline 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 Few unless unavoidable.
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Some
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident 01/02/2003 01/04/2004 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

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 CT Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 4 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 108 145
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 3 hours 42 minutes 1 hour 36 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 2 hours 55 minutes 45 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 2 hours 58 minutes 51 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 4 hours 33 minutes 2 hours 36 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: 04/19/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 04/19/2011
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 CT: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CT: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/06/2006

Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 00/06/2006 02/00/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 01/09/2004

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. 01/09/2004 01/08/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2003

Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly constructed linen or trash chutes. 00/03/2003 00/01/2006 2 Few
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 00/03/2003 00/01/2006 2 Few
 

1270 Sherman Lane
Hamden, CT 06514

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