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Newton Health Care Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 70
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: 08/30/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 08/30/2011
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, 00/01/2010

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. 00/01/2010 02/03/2010 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 00/01/2010 02/03/2010 2 Some

Inspection, 01/00/2009

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. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Some
Operate and provide services according to Federal 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 and local laws and professional standards. State
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Some
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Some
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 clean and comfortable for residents easy to use
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. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Some
Store 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook
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. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 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. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Few
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. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 Some grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Few
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 Few as required.
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. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Some
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 2 Few
Properly hold 01/00/2009 01/08/2010 and manage each resident's personal money which is secure

Inspection, 03/00/2008

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. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 1 Some
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 1 Some
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. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Some
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. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 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. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 Few grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that a doctor approves a resident's admission in writing and that each resident remains under the care of a doctor. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Few
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 03/00/2008 03/00/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 00/05/2007

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. 00/05/2007 02/00/2007 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 00/05/2007 00/00/0000 Some with timetables and actions that can be measured.

Inspection, 02/06/2004

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Operate and provide services according to Federal 02/06/2004 02/06/2005 and local laws and professional standards. State
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/06/2004 02/06/2005 2 Some
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. 02/06/2004 02/06/2005 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. 02/06/2004 02/06/2005 2 Some

Inspection, 01/06/2002

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. 01/06/2002 02/04/2003 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/06/2002 02/04/2003 2 Few
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. 01/06/2002 02/04/2003 2 Few
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 01/06/2002 02/04/2003 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 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 56 63
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 10 hours 20 minutes 54 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 9 hours 43 minutes 27 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 9 hours 43 minutes 26 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 11 hours 22 minutes 1 hour 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: 08/29/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 08/29/2011
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, 00/04/2010

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 00/04/2010 00/08/2010 2 Few
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/04/2010 00/08/2010 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 00/04/2010 01/05/2010 2 Many
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 00/04/2010 00/04/2010 2 Few
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains. 00/04/2010 01/02/2010 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. 00/04/2010 01/02/2010 2 Many
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. 00/04/2010 01/06/2010 2 Some

Inspection, 01/03/2009

Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Approved construction type or materials. 01/03/2009 02/07/2009 2 Few
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke. 01/03/2009 02/07/2009 2 Few
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/03/2009 02/07/2009 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/03/2009 01/05/2009 2 Few
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. 01/03/2009 01/05/2009 2 Many

Inspection, 02/09/2008

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system. 02/09/2008 02/09/2009 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/09/2008 01/04/2009 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. 02/09/2008 01/04/2009 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. 02/09/2008 01/04/2009 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. 02/09/2008 02/09/2009 2 Many
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." 02/09/2008 01/03/2009 2 Few
 

200 South Eighth Avenue East
Newton, IA 50208

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