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River Valley Health And Rehabilitation Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 117
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: 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 AR: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in AR: 0 - 7

Inspection, 00/04/2011

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. 00/04/2011 02/06/2011 2 Few
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug 00/04/2011 02/06/2011 wrong time) to less than 5%. wrong dose
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 00/04/2011 02/06/2011 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary

Inspection, 00/01/2011

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. 00/01/2011 02/01/2011 2 Some
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Coordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program for mentally-ill and mentally-retarded patients. 00/01/2011 01/05/2011 2 Some

Inspection, 01/07/2010

Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia 01/07/2010 00/01/2011 vomiting diarrhea

Inspection, 01/03/2010

Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly care for residents needing special services 01/03/2010 02/07/2010 colostomy including: injections
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Completely assess the resident at least every twelve months. 01/03/2010 01/03/2010 1 Some

Inspection, 00/09/2009

Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 00/09/2009 02/03/2009 3 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 00/09/2009 02/03/2009 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 00/07/2009

Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Store 00/07/2009 02/05/2009 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug 00/07/2009 02/05/2009 wrong time) to less than 5%. wrong dose
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 00/07/2009 02/05/2009 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 00/07/2009 02/05/2009 2 Some

Inspection, 01/06/2007

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. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 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. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 2 Many
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. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 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. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 2 Some
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 2 Some

Inspection, 01/02/2007

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. 01/02/2007 00/03/2008 2 Some
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. 01/02/2007 00/03/2008 2 Some

Inspection, 01/00/2006

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/00/2006 01/00/2006 1 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/00/2006 01/00/2006 1 Some
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. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some
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. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 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. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some
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. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 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. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion. 01/00/2006 01/02/2008 2 Some
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. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 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. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Few
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 01/00/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some

Inspection, 01/09/2003

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. 01/09/2003 01/07/2004 2 Some
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. 01/09/2003 01/07/2004 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 01/09/2003 01/07/2004 Some grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/09/2003 01/07/2004 2 Some
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 01/09/2003 01/07/2004 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary

Inspection, 00/09/2003

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/09/2003 00/08/2004 2 Many
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/09/2003 00/06/2005 2 Some
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/09/2003 00/08/2004 2 Many
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. 00/09/2003 00/08/2004 2 Some
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. 00/09/2003 00/08/2004 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 00/09/2003 02/06/2004 2 Many
Prepare food that is nutritional 00/09/2003 00/08/2004 tasty appetizing
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%. 00/09/2003 00/08/2004 2 Some
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. 00/09/2003 00/08/2004 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 00/09/2003 00/06/2005 2 Some
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 00/09/2003 00/06/2005 2 Some
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 00/09/2003 00/06/2005 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 00/09/2003 00/06/2005 Some grooming and personal and oral hygiene.

Inspection, 00/06/2002

Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug 00/06/2002 00/07/2003 wrong time) to less than 5%. wrong dose
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. 00/06/2002 01/07/2004 2 Some
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia 00/06/2002 00/07/2003 vomiting diarrhea

Inspection, 01/09/2001

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident. 01/09/2001 00/09/2002 4 Some
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 01/09/2001 01/08/2003 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 01/09/2001 01/08/2003 investigation identification

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 AR Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 1 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 79 93
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 11 hours 35 minutes 1 hour 9 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 10 hours 37 minutes 16 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 11 hours 9 minutes 52 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 13 hours 2 minutes 2 hours 19 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: 03/08/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Partial
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 03/08/2012
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 AR: 1
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in AR: 0 - 1

Inspection, 01/06/2007

Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Approved construction type or materials. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 2 Many
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 1 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 4 Some
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. 01/06/2007 00/06/2008 2 Some

Inspection, 00/07/2006

Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 00/07/2006 00/05/2007 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 00/07/2006 00/05/2007 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. 00/07/2006 00/05/2007 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. 00/07/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some

Inspection, 00/08/2003

Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 00/08/2003 00/08/2004 2 Many
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. 00/08/2003 00/08/2004 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. 00/08/2003 00/08/2004 2 Many
 

5301 Wheeler Avenue
Fort Smith, AR 72901

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