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Rensselaer Care Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 157
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: 08/08/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 08/08/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 1
Average number of Health Deficiencies in IN: 3
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in IN: 0 - 25
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 00/07/2012 00/08/2012 3 Few

Inspection, 02/09/2011

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. 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 3 Few
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Protect each resident from mistreatment 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 Few neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 investigation identification
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Prepare food that is nutritional 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 tasty appetizing
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 Few grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Properly care for residents needing special services 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 colostomy including: injections
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 3 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. 02/09/2011 00/04/2001 3 Few

Inspection, 02/07/2008

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. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Some
Keep accurate 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 Some complete and organized clinical records on each re
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 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. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Some
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 3 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
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. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 02/07/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 00/08/2008

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. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 1 Many
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 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. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
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. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 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. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Some
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
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. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 00/08/2008 02/06/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 01/04/2007

Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 01/04/2007 00/08/2009 2 Some
Properly care for residents needing special services 01/04/2007 00/08/2009 colostomy including: injections

Inspection, 01/09/2005

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 3 Few
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Some
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 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. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 3 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Some
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Few
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 01/04/2007 2 Few
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. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Few
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 investigation identification
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. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Some
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. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 01/09/2005 00/08/2009 3 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Few
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 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. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 01/09/2005 00/08/2009 2 Few
Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 2 Many
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 01/09/2005 00/08/2009 2 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 01/09/2005 01/04/2007 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. 01/09/2005 00/08/2009 2 Some

Inspection, 00/04/2005

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. 00/04/2005 02/00/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 00/01/2002

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. 00/01/2002 02/01/2002 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 00/01/2002 02/01/2002 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 IN Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 70 90
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 16 hours 30 minutes 1 hour 45 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 15 hours 32 minutes 33 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 15 hours 50 minutes 1 hour 12 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 17 hours 5 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: 08/22/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 08/22/2011
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 IN: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in IN: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/09/2010

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/09/2010 01/08/2011 2 Some
Portable fire extinguishers. 01/09/2010 01/08/2011 2 Some
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. 01/09/2010 01/08/2011 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. 01/09/2010 01/08/2011 2 Some
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. 01/09/2010 01/08/2011 2 Some

Inspection, 02/02/2008

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly working alarms on sprinkler valves. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 2 Many
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 2 Some
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An externally vented heating system. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 2 Some
Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A written emergency evacuation plan. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 1 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 2 Few
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. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 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. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 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. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 2 Some
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. 02/02/2008 02/01/2009 1 Some

Inspection, 01/04/2006

Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/04/2006 01/02/2007 2 Some
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." 01/04/2006 01/02/2007 2 Some
 

1309 E Grace St
Rensselaer, IN 47978

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