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Bergen Regional Medical Center

Details

Type of Ownership Government - County
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 574
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: 10/06/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 10/06/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in NJ: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in NJ: 0 - 8
Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give or get x-rays or tests only when they are ordered by the attending physician. 02/09/2012 01/00/2002 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. 02/09/2012 01/00/2002 2 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2012

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 2 Some
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 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. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 2 Few
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 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. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 2 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. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 2 Few
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. 00/03/2012 02/00/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 00/06/2010

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/06/2010 00/04/2011 1 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/06/2010 01/08/2011 2 Few
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 00/06/2010 02/03/2010 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. 00/06/2010 01/00/2011 2 Many
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. 00/06/2010 01/08/2011 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. 00/06/2010 01/08/2011 2 Few
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. 00/06/2010 01/08/2011 2 Few

Inspection, 03/01/2008

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. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Some
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. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Few
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 03/01/2008 00/04/2010 1 Some
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 03/01/2008 02/07/2009 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. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 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. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Evaluate a resident 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Some
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Some
Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 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. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Some

Inspection, 03/00/2008

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates 03/00/2008 02/04/2009 Many controls and keeps infection from spreading.

Inspection, 01/06/2007

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate 01/06/2007 02/03/2008 Some complete and organized clinical records on each re
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. 01/06/2007 02/03/2008 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 NJ Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 4 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 125 565
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 12 hours 37 minutes 1 hour 10 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 11 hours 54 minutes 48 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 11 hours 54 minutes 21 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 13 hours 18 minutes 2 hours 9 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: 10/06/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 10/06/2011
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 NJ: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in NJ: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/03/2012

Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 00/03/2012 00/04/2012 2 Few
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector. 00/03/2012 00/04/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 00/06/2010

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. 00/06/2010 01/00/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 03/01/2008

Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A written emergency evacuation plan. 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Resident room doors of proper design and width. 03/01/2008 00/04/2010 2 Few
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility. 03/01/2008 00/04/2010 2 Few
Smoking Regulations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Posted No-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed." 03/01/2008 02/00/2010 1 Some
 

230 E Ridgewood Ave
Paramus, NJ 07652

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