RetireNet.com

The Retirement Net Premier retirement living featuring retirement communities and retirement homes in planned active developments. Worldwide resource for active retirement senior communities, rv/resort homes, vacation homes and assisted living facilities. The Retirement Net is the most comprehensive resource of premier retirement communities throughout the world featuring site built homes, manufactured homes, assisted living facilities, planned active retirement communities and various retirement properties worldwide. See also: senior housing, retirement communities, retirement living, elder care network.

Welcome, Guest!   Sign InSign Up

Search by Location & Lifestyle...

Search

Or use our Advanced Search for either Communities or Homes

Search for listings in CanadaGo to Saved Searches

Our featured image is from the Southern California region.

Not a member yet? Sign up today!

Sign Up Sign Up

Find out more about the benefits of becoming a RetireNet.com member!

Asta Care Center Of Elgin

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 102
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: 02/28/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 02/28/2012
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 IL: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in IL: 0 - 11

Inspection, 02/08/2010

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. 02/08/2010 01/08/2011 3 Few

Inspection, 02/03/2009

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. 02/03/2009 01/05/2010 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 02/03/2009 01/05/2010 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.
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. 02/03/2009 01/05/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 01/05/2008

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge. 01/05/2008 02/04/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 00/01/2007

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. 00/01/2007 02/01/2007 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home 00/01/2007 02/01/2007 and as citizens or residents of the United States. free of coercion and reprisal

Inspection, 00/02/2005

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give or get x-rays and other tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 2 Few
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. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 2 Few
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 3 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 2 Some
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 2 Some
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. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 2 Many
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 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. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 2 Some
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. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 2 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 00/02/2005 02/03/2006 2 Some

Inspection, 02/08/2002

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. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 2 Some
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. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 3 Few
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 2 Some
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. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 2 Some
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. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 2 Some
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. 02/08/2002 01/06/2005 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. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 2 Few
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 2 Some
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. 02/08/2002 01/05/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 02/07/2002

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 1 Many
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 2 Few
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 2 Some
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 2 Few
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 2 Some
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 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. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 1 Many
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. 02/07/2002 01/05/2003 1 Many

Inspection, 00/09/2002

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Let residents choose whether to manage their own money or deposit it with the nursing home. 00/09/2002 00/05/2003 2 Some
Properly hold 00/09/2002 00/05/2003 and manage each resident's personal money which is secure

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 IL Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 93 82
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 51 hours 18 minutes 53 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 50 hours 44 minutes 28 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 50 hours 52 minutes 24 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 52 hours 11 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: 02/22/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Partial
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 02/22/2012
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 IL: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in IL: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/01/2005

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke. 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many
Properly constructed windows in hallway walls or doors. 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly located and lighted Exit" signs." 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen. 01/01/2005 02/00/2006 2 Many

Inspection, 00/06/2003

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Many
Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation. 00/06/2003 01/06/2005 2 Many
Approved construction type or materials. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Many
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly protected cooking facilities. 00/06/2003 00/04/2004 2 Some
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Some
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Few
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Some
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. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 00/06/2003 00/04/2004 2 Some
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 00/06/2003 00/05/2004 2 Many
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. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Some
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper backup exit lighting. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Some
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 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. 00/06/2003 00/02/2004 2 Some

Inspection, 02/02/2002

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Many
Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Many
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 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. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
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. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Many
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts. 02/02/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
 

134 North Mclean Boulevard
Elgin, IL 60121

Click to show phone number

Add Community To Favorites