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Attalla Health Care

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 182
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: 05/19/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 05/19/2011
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 AL: 4
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in AL: 0 - 10

Inspection, 01/07/2009

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate 01/07/2009 02/04/2010 Few complete and organized clinical records on each re
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition. 01/07/2009 02/04/2010 1 Many
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/07/2009 02/04/2010 4 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. 01/07/2009 02/04/2010 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. 01/07/2009 02/04/2010 4 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 01/07/2009 02/04/2010 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 00/07/2007

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed. 00/07/2007 01/01/2008 2 Few
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice 00/07/2007 01/01/2008 or other pests. insects

Inspection, 00/01/2007

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few
Have a program that investigates 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 or other pests. insects
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. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Many
Store 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook
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 00/02/2008 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. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 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. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 1 Many
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 00/01/2007 00/02/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 01/05/2006

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 1 Many
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Few
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Many
Keep accurate 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 Few complete and organized clinical records on each re
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Some
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Many
Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Some
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Many
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 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. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Many
Prepare food that is nutritional 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 tasty appetizing
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. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/05/2006 01/05/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 01/09/2005

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. 01/09/2005 02/03/2006 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Hire sufficient dietary support personnel. 01/09/2005 02/03/2006 2 Many
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. 01/09/2005 02/03/2006 2 Many
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 01/09/2005 02/03/2006 2 Many
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. 01/09/2005 02/03/2006 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. 01/09/2005 02/03/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 01/02/2001

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. 01/02/2001 01/00/2002 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 01/02/2001 01/00/2002 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.

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 AL Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 2 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 99 155
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 9 hours 57 minutes 1 hour 24 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 8 hours 54 minutes 27 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 9 hours 20 minutes 57 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 10 hours 54 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: 05/26/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 05/26/2011
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 AL: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in AL: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/07/2007

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/07/2007 00/06/2008 2 Few
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. 00/07/2007 01/00/2009 2 Many
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 00/07/2007 00/06/2008 2 Some

Inspection, 01/09/2006

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 2 Many
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly protected cooking facilities. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 2 Few
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 2 Some
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 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. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 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. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 2 Many
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 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. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 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. 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 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." 01/09/2006 01/04/2007 2 Some

Inspection, 02/06/2005

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/06/2005 03/00/2006 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 02/06/2005 03/00/2006 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. 02/06/2005 03/00/2006 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. 02/06/2005 03/00/2006 2 Few
 

915 Stewart Avenue Southeast
Attalla, AL 35954

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