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Du Page Convalescent Center

Details

Type of Ownership Government - County
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 368
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: 09/15/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 09/15/2011
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 IL: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in IL: 0 - 11
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. 00/07/2012 01/03/2012 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 00/07/2012 01/03/2012 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 01/02/2010

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. 01/02/2010 01/03/2010 2 Many
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 01/02/2010 03/00/2010 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 01/02/2010 03/01/2010 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. 01/02/2010 03/00/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 01/05/2009

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. 01/05/2009 00/05/2010 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor. 01/05/2009 00/04/2010 2 Few
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 01/05/2009 00/07/2010 2 Many
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 01/05/2009 00/06/2010 2 Some
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 01/05/2009 00/06/2010 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. 01/05/2009 00/05/2010 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/05/2009 00/04/2010 2 Some
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 01/05/2009 01/05/2009 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. 01/05/2009 00/07/2010 2 Some
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 01/05/2009 00/04/2010 2 Some

Inspection, 02/07/2008

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. 02/07/2008 01/07/2009 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/07/2008 01/07/2009 2 Few
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. 02/07/2008 01/07/2009 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. 02/07/2008 01/07/2009 2 Some

Inspection, 00/04/2002

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 00/04/2002 00/04/2003 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report

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 5 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 93 329
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 51 hours 18 minutes 1 hour 28 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 50 hours 44 minutes 1 hour 11 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 50 hours 52 minutes 17 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 52 hours 11 minutes 2 hours 46 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: 09/15/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Partial
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 09/15/2011
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 IL: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in IL: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/01/2010

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/01/2010 02/04/2011 2 Many
An adequate water supply for the sprinkler system. 01/01/2010 01/06/2010 2 Many
Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Approved construction type or materials. 01/01/2010 00/00/0000 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/01/2010 01/05/2010 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 01/01/2010 02/04/2011 2 Many
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/01/2010 01/02/2010 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof. 01/01/2010 00/00/0000 2 Some
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems. 01/01/2010 02/04/2010 2 Many
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 01/01/2010 00/09/2011 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. 01/01/2010 01/02/2010 2 Some
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. 01/01/2010 01/08/2010 2 Many
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. 01/01/2010 01/05/2010 2 Some
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage. 01/01/2010 01/06/2010 2 Some
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts. 01/01/2010 01/09/2010 2 Some
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building. 01/01/2010 01/05/2010 2 Some

Inspection, 01/05/2009

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/05/2009 01/06/2009 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof. 01/05/2009 01/05/2009 2 Many
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/05/2009 02/06/2009 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. 01/05/2009 02/06/2009 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. 01/05/2009 02/01/2009 2 Some

Inspection, 02/06/2008

Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation. 02/06/2008 00/07/2009 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. 02/06/2008 01/03/2009 2 Many
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/06/2008 00/07/2009 2 Many
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/06/2008 02/08/2008 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof. 02/06/2008 00/07/2009 2 Many
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 02/06/2008 02/06/2011 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. 02/06/2008 00/07/2009 2 Many
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly located and lighted Exit" signs." 02/06/2008 00/03/2009 2 Many
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. 02/06/2008 00/07/2009 2 Many
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building. 02/06/2008 02/08/2008 2 Many
 

400 N County Farm Rd Po Box708
Wheaton, IL 60187

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