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Smith Medical Nursing Care Ctr

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Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 56
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: 05/19/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 05/19/2011
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 GA: 1
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in GA: 0 - 3

Inspection, 01/01/2011

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews. 01/01/2011 00/05/2001 2 Many
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible. 01/01/2011 00/05/2001 1 Some
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/01/2011 00/05/2001 1 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/01/2011 00/05/2001 2 Many
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 01/01/2011 00/05/2001 1 Many
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. 01/01/2011 01/01/2002 2 Many
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. 01/01/2011 00/05/2001 2 Many
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. 01/01/2011 00/05/2001 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 01/01/2011 00/05/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 00/01/2011

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Many
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Some
Provide adequate and comfortable lighting levels in all areas. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Many
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 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. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Many
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Some
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. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Some
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 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. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 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. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Some

Inspection, 01/09/2005

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Many
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 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. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Few
Offer other nutritional food to each resident who will not eat the food served. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Many
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
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. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 00/06/2004

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. 00/06/2004 01/05/2004 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 GA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 2 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 94 47
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 20 hours 27 minutes 1 hour 23 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 19 hours 26 minutes 17 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 20 hours 2 minutes 1 hour 5 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 21 hours 17 minutes 2 hours 20 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: 05/19/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 05/19/2011
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 GA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in GA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/01/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 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. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 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. 00/01/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 01/09/2005

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
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. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 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. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes. 01/09/2005 00/03/2007 2 Some
 

501 East Mccarty St
Sandersville, GA 31082

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