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Idaho State Veterans Home - Pocatello

Details

Type of Ownership Government - State
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 66
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: 12/02/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 12/02/2011
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 ID: 3
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in ID: 0 - 7

Inspection, 00/02/2012

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. 00/02/2012 01/05/2003 3 Few
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. 00/02/2012 03/00/2012 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. 00/02/2012 03/00/2012 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. 00/02/2012 03/00/2012 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. 00/02/2012 03/00/2012 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. 00/02/2012 03/00/2012 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 00/02/2012 03/00/2012 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 00/02/2012 01/05/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 02/04/2009

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 2 Some
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 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. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 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. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 3 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 2 Some
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/04/2009 00/01/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 01/06/2006

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates 01/06/2006 00/02/2007 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.

Inspection, 01/05/2003

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. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 1 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 2 Some
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 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. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 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. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 2 Few
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. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 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. 01/05/2003 00/09/2004 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 ID Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 5 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 50 47
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 23 hours 43 minutes 1 hour 58 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 22 hours 55 minutes 1 hour
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 22 hours 52 minutes 58 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 24 hours 49 minutes 2 hours 29 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: 06/14/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 06/14/2011
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 ID: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in ID: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/04/2006

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/04/2006 00/06/2007 2 Many
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly constructed piped-in oxygen systems. 01/04/2006 01/05/2006 2 Few
 

1957 Alvin Ricken Drive
Pocatello, ID 83201

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