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Norwalk Nursing And Rehabilitation Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 51
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: 06/08/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 06/08/2011
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 IA: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in IA: 0 - 7

Inspection, 02/05/2010

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Permit residents to remain in the facility and not be transferred or discharged without adequate reason. 02/05/2010 00/02/2011 3 Few
Provide written records when a resident is transferred or discharged. 02/05/2010 00/02/2011 2 Few

Inspection, 00/07/2010

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. 00/07/2010 00/03/2011 3 Few

Inspection, 01/02/2008

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Few
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Some
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. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. 01/02/2008 00/02/2011 2 Some
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 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. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 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. 01/02/2008 00/02/2011 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. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs 01/02/2008 01/01/2009 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.
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. 01/02/2008 00/02/2011 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/02/2008 00/02/2011 3 Few
Immediately tell the resident 01/02/2008 00/02/2011 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 00/09/2008

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible. 00/09/2008 03/00/2008 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/09/2008 03/00/2008 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/09/2008 03/00/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 02/03/2006

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. 02/03/2006 01/01/2009 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. 02/03/2006 01/01/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 00/08/2006

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. 00/08/2006 00/08/2007 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. 00/08/2006 00/08/2007 2 Some

Inspection, 01/09/2005

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. 01/09/2005 00/01/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 01/08/2005

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. 01/08/2005 01/01/2009 2 Few
Have a program that investigates 01/08/2005 01/01/2009 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe 01/08/2005 01/02/2008 clean and comfortable for residents easy to use
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Prepare food that is nutritional 01/08/2005 01/02/2008 tasty appetizing
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 01/08/2005 01/02/2008 2 Few
Store 01/08/2005 01/02/2008 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook
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. 01/08/2005 01/02/2008 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 01/08/2005 01/01/2009 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.
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. 01/08/2005 01/02/2010 2 Some
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 01/08/2005 01/02/2008 2 Some

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 IA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 2 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 56 39
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 10 hours 20 minutes 1 hour 36 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 9 hours 43 minutes 36 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 9 hours 43 minutes 1 hour
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 11 hours 22 minutes 2 hours 22 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: 06/21/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 06/21/2011
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 IA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in IA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/02/2008

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Some
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Many
Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Approved construction type or materials. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Some
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly protected cooking facilities. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Few
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Many
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. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Many
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Few
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Many
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 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." 01/02/2008 02/06/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 01/00/2008

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/00/2008 02/00/2008 2 Some
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly protected cooking facilities. 01/00/2008 01/03/2008 2 Some
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/00/2008 01/07/2008 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/00/2008 02/03/2008 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. 01/00/2008 01/03/2008 2 Some

Inspection, 02/01/2006

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/01/2006 00/01/2007 2 Some
Portable fire extinguishers. 02/01/2006 00/08/2007 2 Some
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system. 02/01/2006 02/03/2006 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/01/2006 02/04/2006 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A separate and independent backup electrical power source. 02/01/2006 02/08/2006 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 02/01/2006 02/03/2006 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. 02/01/2006 00/08/2007 2 Many
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system. 02/01/2006 02/03/2006 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. 02/01/2006 02/08/2006 2 Some
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 02/01/2006 00/01/2007 2 Some
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen. 02/01/2006 00/05/2007 2 Some
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 02/01/2006 00/01/2007 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. 02/01/2006 02/03/2006 2 Some
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." 02/01/2006 00/01/2007 2 Some
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts. 02/01/2006 02/04/2006 2 Some
 

921 Sunset Drive
Norwalk, IA 50211

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