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Emeritus At Bear Creek Long Term Care Community

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? No
Certified Beds 45
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: 02/29/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 02/29/2012
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 CO: 3
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in CO: 0 - 12

Inspection, 00/07/2006

Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly care for residents needing special services 00/07/2006 03/00/2006 colostomy including: injections

Inspection, 02/04/2005

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. 02/04/2005 00/00/0000 3 Few

Inspection, 03/00/2004

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates 03/00/2004 00/00/0000 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.

Inspection, 02/09/2002

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 2 Some
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. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 2 Few
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 1 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. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 2 Few
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. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 3 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 2 Some
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. 02/09/2002 03/00/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 02/04/2001

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 1 Many
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Many
Employ or obtain outside professional resources to provide services in the nursing home when the facility does not employ a qualified professional to furnish a required service. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Few
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Many
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Few
Keep complete, dated laboratory records in the resident's file. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Few
Keep clinical record information safe. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Many
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Many
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. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Many
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Many
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. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 2 Some
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. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Many
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Few
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 2 Many
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 3 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. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 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. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 2 Few
Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 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, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/04/2001 00/08/2003 2 Few
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Some
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. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Some
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Few
Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life. 02/04/2001 02/08/2002 2 Some

Inspection, 01/03/2001

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/03/2001 01/01/2002 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/03/2001 01/01/2002 2 Few
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. 01/03/2001 01/01/2002 2 Many
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. 01/03/2001 01/01/2002 3 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Develop a post-discharge plan with the resident and family for the resident's care after leaving the nursing home. 01/03/2001 01/01/2002 2 Few
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. 01/03/2001 01/01/2002 2 Some
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 01/03/2001 01/01/2002 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 CO Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 5 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 73 27
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 17 hours 54 minutes 2 hours 7 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 17 hours 10 minutes 1 hour 48 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 16 hours 58 minutes 19 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 18 hours 39 minutes 2 hours 24 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: 03/27/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 03/27/2012
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 CO: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CO: 0 - 0

Inspection, 02/07/2003

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. 02/07/2003 01/03/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 01/04/2002

Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains. 01/04/2002 02/07/2003 2 Few
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 01/04/2002 01/08/2002 2 Few

Inspection, 01/00/2002

Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation. 01/00/2002 01/01/2003 2 Some
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/00/2002 01/01/2003 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/00/2002 01/01/2003 2 Few
Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A written emergency evacuation plan. 01/00/2002 01/01/2003 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/00/2002 01/01/2003 2 Some
 

1685 South 21st Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80904

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