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Mount Royal Towers

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Partnership
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 143
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: 01/13/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 01/13/2012
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 AL: 4
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in AL: 0 - 10

Inspection, 00/02/2009

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates 00/02/2009 03/00/2009 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
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. 00/02/2009 03/00/2009 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 00/02/2009 03/00/2009 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 01/05/2008

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. 01/05/2008 01/07/2009 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 01/05/2008 01/07/2009 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor
Tell the resident or the resident 01/05/2008 01/07/2009 2 Few
Establish and follow a written policy that permits a resident to return to the nursing home after hospitalization or therapeutic leave that exceeds bed-hold policy. 01/05/2008 01/07/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2006

Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Hire sufficient dietary support personnel. 00/03/2006 03/00/2006 1 Many
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 00/03/2006 03/00/2006 2 Few
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 00/03/2006 03/00/2006 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home. 00/03/2006 03/00/2006 2 Few
Upon the death of a resident, convey the resident 00/03/2006 03/00/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 03/01/2001

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. 03/01/2001 00/04/2003 1 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. 03/01/2001 00/04/2003 2 Some
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention 03/01/2001 00/00/0000 investigation identification
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 03/01/2001 00/04/2003 2 Few
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 03/01/2001 00/04/2003 2 Many
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 03/01/2001 00/00/0000 2 Few
Store 03/01/2001 00/00/0000 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook
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. 03/01/2001 00/04/2003 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. 03/01/2001 00/04/2003 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 03/01/2001 00/00/0000 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. 03/01/2001 00/04/2003 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 03/01/2001 00/00/0000 2 Few

Inspection, 01/03/2001

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. 01/03/2001 01/07/2002 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. 01/03/2001 01/07/2002 2 Few
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. 01/03/2001 01/07/2002 2 Some
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 01/03/2001 01/07/2002 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. 01/03/2001 01/07/2002 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. 01/03/2001 01/07/2002 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 AL Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 2 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 99 129
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 9 hours 57 minutes 1 hour 19 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 8 hours 54 minutes 23 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 9 hours 20 minutes 55 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 10 hours 54 minutes 2 hours 16 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: 01/12/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 01/12/2012
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 AL: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in AL: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/09/2006

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/09/2006 03/00/2006 2 Few
Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A written emergency evacuation plan. 00/09/2006 03/00/2006 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." 00/09/2006 03/00/2006 1 Many

Inspection, 00/06/2002

Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation. 00/06/2002 02/08/2002 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A separate and independent backup electrical power source. 00/06/2002 02/08/2002 1 Many
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. 00/06/2002 02/08/2002 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Horizontal exits. 00/06/2002 02/08/2002 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. 00/06/2002 02/08/2002 2 Many
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." 00/06/2002 02/08/2002 2 Some
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts. 00/06/2002 02/08/2002 2 Many

Inspection, 01/02/2001

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 2 Some
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 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. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 1 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 2 Some
Horizontal exits. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 2 Some
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 1 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. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 2 Some
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly located and lighted Exit" signs." 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 2 Some
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts. 01/02/2001 01/06/2002 2 Some
 

300 Royal Tower Drive
Birmingham, AL 35209

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