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Highlands Health Care Center, The

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? No
Certified Beds 2
Continuing Care? No
Resident Council? No
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: 01/31/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 01/31/2012
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, 02/00/2012

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. 02/00/2012 03/01/2001 2 Few
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 02/00/2012 03/01/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 00/05/2003

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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 Many
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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 Few
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 3 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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 Few
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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 Some
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 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. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 00/05/2003 01/06/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 03/01/2001

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. 03/01/2001 00/09/2003 2 Few
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 03/01/2001 00/09/2003 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. 03/01/2001 00/09/2003 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 03/01/2001 00/09/2003 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 03/01/2001 00/09/2003 2 Some
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 03/01/2001 00/09/2003 2 Some
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. 03/01/2001 00/09/2003 2 Few
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 03/01/2001 00/09/2003 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 2 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 108 120
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 3 hours 42 minutes 1 hour 25 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 2 hours 55 minutes 28 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 2 hours 58 minutes 57 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 4 hours 33 minutes 1 hour 57 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: 01/18/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas 92
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 01/18/2012
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 CT: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CT: 0 - 0

Inspection, 02/08/2002

Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 02/08/2002 01/06/2004 2 Many
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 02/08/2002 01/06/2004 2 Many
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 02/08/2002 01/06/2004 2 Many

Inspection, 01/08/2001

Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 01/08/2001 01/06/2004 2 Few
Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour. 01/08/2001 01/06/2004 2 Some
 

745 Highland Ave
Cheshire, CT 06410

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