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The Vinton Lutheran Home

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 61
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: 03/09/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 03/09/2012
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 IA: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in IA: 0 - 7

Inspection, 00/08/2006

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. 00/08/2006 02/05/2006 3 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. 00/08/2006 02/05/2006 2 Some

Inspection, 01/08/2004

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 01/08/2004 01/09/2004 2 Some

Inspection, 00/09/2003

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. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 3 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 2 Few
Provide enough power supply for lighting all entrances and exits; equipment for fire detection and alarm systems, and extinguishers. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 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. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 2 Some
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 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. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 2 Few
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 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. 00/09/2003 00/09/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 02/05/2002

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/05/2002 01/07/2003 2 Some
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/05/2002 01/07/2003 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. 02/05/2002 01/07/2003 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/05/2002 01/07/2003 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 IA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 5 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 56 59
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 10 hours 20 minutes 1 hour 21 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 9 hours 43 minutes 57 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 9 hours 43 minutes 24 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 11 hours 22 minutes 2 hours 43 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: 03/14/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 03/14/2012
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 IA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in IA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 02/02/2004

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/02/2004 00/03/2005 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/02/2004 02/02/2004 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. 02/02/2004 02/02/2004 2 Many
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems. 02/02/2004 02/02/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 01/04/2003

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/04/2003 01/05/2003 2 Many
Portable fire extinguishers. 01/04/2003 01/04/2003 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 01/04/2003 02/02/2003 2 Many
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/04/2003 01/04/2003 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. 01/04/2003 02/02/2003 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. 01/04/2003 02/02/2003 2 Some

Inspection, 00/01/2003

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/01/2003 00/07/2003 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. 00/01/2003 00/07/2003 2 Many
 

1301 Second Avenue South
Vinton, IA 52349

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