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Good Samaritan Society - Indianola

Details

Type of Ownership Non profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 131
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: 05/27/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 05/27/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 1
Average number of Health Deficiencies in IA: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in IA: 0 - 7
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention 01/04/2012 02/03/2012 investigation identification

Inspection, 02/01/2010

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. 02/01/2010 02/03/2012 3 Few

Inspection, 00/08/2008

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. 00/08/2008 01/03/2008 3 Few

Inspection, 01/07/2007

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/07/2007 01/03/2008 2 Few
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. 01/07/2007 01/03/2008 2 Some
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 01/07/2007 01/03/2008 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 01/07/2007 01/03/2008 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. 01/07/2007 01/03/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 02/07/2005

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. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 3 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Some
Provide a safe 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 comfortable and home-like environment; and allow r clean
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 3 Few
Have a program that investigates 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 Some controls and keeps infection from spreading.
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. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Some
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Some
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Some
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. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Some
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Some
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few
Store 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook
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. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 3 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 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. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 3 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 Few grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 3 Few
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 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. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 3 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 3 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 02/07/2005 02/02/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 02/03/2005

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. 02/03/2005 01/03/2008 3 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 02/03/2005 01/03/2008 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Help and prepare each resident for a safe and easy discharge or transfer from the nursing home. 02/03/2005 01/03/2008 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/03/2005 01/03/2008 3 Few

Inspection, 02/09/2003

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. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Few
Operate and provide services according to Federal 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 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. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Few
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 1 Some
Have a program that investigates 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 clean and comfortable for residents easy to use
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. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Some
Store 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook
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. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Some
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Some
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. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 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. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Some
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 Some grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
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. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Few
Provide proper discharge planning and communication, of the resident's health status and summary of the resident's nursing home stay. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 1 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Few
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 1 Some
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 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 IA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 4 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 56 108
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 10 hours 20 minutes 1 hour 30 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 9 hours 43 minutes 37 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 9 hours 43 minutes 52 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 11 hours 22 minutes 1 hour 27 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: 05/05/2011

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

Inspection, 02/09/2006

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Portable fire extinguishers. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Few
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly protected cooking facilities. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Some
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. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Some
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. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Some
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 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. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Some
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 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. 02/09/2006 02/05/2007 2 Some

Inspection, 00/05/2005

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 00/05/2005 01/02/2005 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 00/05/2005 01/00/2005 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. 00/05/2005 00/06/2005 2 Few
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 00/05/2005 01/01/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 02/09/2003

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. 02/09/2003 01/06/2004 2 Some
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. 02/09/2003 02/09/2004 2 Many
 

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Indianola, IA 50125

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