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Long Ridge Of Stamford

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 120
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: 03/25/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 03/25/2011
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 CT: 4
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in CT: 0 - 10

Inspection, 00/04/2011

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 Some complete and organized clinical records on each re
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 01/03/2012 2 Few
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 clean and comfortable for residents easy to use
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. 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 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. 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 colostomy including: injections
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 2 Some
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Let each resident or the resident's legal representative access or purchase copies of all the resident's records. 00/04/2011 01/03/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 01/00/2005

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others. 01/00/2005 01/05/2006 2 Few
Protect each resident from all abuse 01/00/2005 01/05/2006 and involuntary separation from others. physical punishment
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. 01/00/2005 01/05/2006 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 01/00/2005 01/05/2006 2 Some
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. 01/00/2005 01/05/2006 3 Few
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 01/00/2005 01/05/2006 2 Some
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/00/2005 01/05/2006 3 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. 01/00/2005 01/05/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 02/05/2003

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Operate and provide services according to Federal, State, and local laws and professional standards. 02/05/2003 00/02/2005 2 Few
Operate and provide services according to Federal 02/05/2003 00/02/2005 and local laws and professional standards. State
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. 02/05/2003 00/02/2005 1 Many
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. 02/05/2003 00/02/2005 2 Few
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. 02/05/2003 00/02/2005 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments. 02/05/2003 00/02/2005 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. 02/05/2003 00/02/2005 2 Few
Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status 02/05/2003 00/02/2005 Few care and treatments.

Inspection, 01/06/2003

Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 01/06/2003 00/06/2004 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. 01/06/2003 00/06/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 01/00/2002

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Operate and provide services according to Federal, State, and local laws and professional standards. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 1 Many
1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Many
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Many
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Many
Operate and provide services according to Federal 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 and local laws and professional standards. State
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. 01/00/2002 01/01/2002 4 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/00/2002 01/01/2002 4 Some
Have a program that investigates 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 Some controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
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. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Protect each resident from all abuse 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 and involuntary separation from others. physical punishment
Protect each resident from mistreatment 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 Few neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
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. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 3 Few
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances. 01/00/2002 01/01/2002 4 Some
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 Few grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances. 01/00/2002 01/01/2002 4 Some
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 Some with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 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. 01/00/2002 01/01/2002 4 Some
Tell the resident or the resident 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident 01/00/2002 01/01/2002 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor
Tell the resident or the resident 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few
Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. 01/00/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2002

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice 00/03/2002 01/06/2003 or other pests. insects
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. 00/03/2002 01/06/2003 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 00/03/2002 01/06/2003 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.

Inspection, 01/01/2001

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. 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 2 Many
Operate and provide services according to Federal 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 and local laws and professional standards. State
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 2 Many
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility. 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 2 Many
Keep accurate 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 Few complete and organized clinical records on each re
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 Some and develop corrective plans of action.
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. 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 3 Few
Have a program that investigates 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 Some controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 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 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 investigation identification
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. 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 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. 01/01/2001 02/02/2002 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 CT Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 5 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 108 103
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 3 hours 42 minutes 1 hour 53 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 2 hours 55 minutes 1 hour 12 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 2 hours 58 minutes 40 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 4 hours 33 minutes 2 hours 4 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: 04/05/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 04/05/2011
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 CT: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CT: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/09/2005

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. 00/09/2005 03/00/2006 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. 00/09/2005 03/00/2006 2 Some
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 00/09/2005 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. 00/09/2005 03/00/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 00/05/2004

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. 00/05/2004 01/03/2005 2 Few
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. 00/05/2004 01/03/2005 2 Few
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector. 00/05/2004 01/03/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2003

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. 00/03/2003 01/02/2005 2 Few
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 00/03/2003 01/02/2005 2 Some
 

710 Long Ridge Road
Stamford, CT 06902

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