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Northbridge Health Care Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 145
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: 09/12/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 09/12/2011
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, 00/05/2011

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. 00/05/2011 01/04/2012 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 00/05/2011 01/04/2012 2 Few
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. 00/05/2011 01/04/2012 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. 00/05/2011 01/04/2012 2 Some
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 00/05/2011 01/04/2012 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 00/05/2011 01/04/2012 2 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 00/05/2011 01/04/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 01/02/2009

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. 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 3 Few
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 3 Few
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. 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 2 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. 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 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. 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident 01/02/2009 02/04/2010 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 01/05/2007

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. 01/05/2007 02/06/2008 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/05/2007 02/06/2008 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/05/2007 02/06/2008 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 CT Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 108 142
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 3 hours 42 minutes 1 hour 23 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 2 hours 55 minutes 32 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 40 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: 09/08/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 09/08/2011
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, 00/08/2009

Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions. 00/08/2009 00/05/2012 2 Many

Inspection, 01/06/2007

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. 01/06/2007 02/03/2009 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. 01/06/2007 02/03/2009 2 Few
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 01/06/2007 02/03/2009 2 Many
 

2875 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606

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