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Life Care Center Of Kansas City

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 82
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: 03/29/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 03/29/2011
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 KS: 4
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in KS: 0 - 18

Inspection, 02/03/2008

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/03/2008 00/00/0000 2 Some
Have a program that investigates 02/03/2008 00/00/0000 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
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. 02/03/2008 00/00/0000 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 02/03/2008 00/00/0000 Few grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/03/2008 00/00/0000 2 Few
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 02/03/2008 00/00/0000 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary

Inspection, 02/07/2006

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 02/07/2006 01/04/2009 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/07/2006 01/04/2009 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/07/2006 01/04/2009 2 Few
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. 02/07/2006 01/04/2009 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. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/07/2006 01/04/2009 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. 02/07/2006 01/04/2009 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 3 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. 02/07/2006 01/04/2009 2 Few
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 2 Few
Maintain 15 months of resident assessments in the resident's active clinical record. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 2 Many
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 2 Some
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 2 Some
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. 02/07/2006 02/03/2008 2 Few
Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. 02/07/2006 01/04/2009 2 Few
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. 02/07/2006 02/01/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 00/04/2005

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/04/2005 02/04/2005 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. 00/04/2005 02/04/2005 2 Few
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. 00/04/2005 02/04/2005 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 00/04/2005 02/04/2005 2 Some
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. 00/04/2005 02/04/2005 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. 00/04/2005 02/04/2005 2 Some

Inspection, 02/09/2003

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. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Provide a safe 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 comfortable and home-like environment; and allow r clean
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Many
Prepare food that is nutritional 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 tasty appetizing
Store 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 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. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
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. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 3 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 Few grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 3 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Completely assess the resident at least every twelve months. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Maintain 15 months of resident assessments in the resident's active clinical record. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. 02/09/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 00/06/2003

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. 00/06/2003 00/05/2004 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 00/06/2003 00/05/2004 Few grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 00/06/2003 00/05/2004 3 Few
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 00/06/2003 00/05/2004 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary
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 00/06/2003 00/05/2004 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities 00/06/2003 00/05/2004 and health care according to their interests their schedules

Inspection, 00/09/2002

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. 00/09/2002 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 KS Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 52 65
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 19 hours 26 minutes 1 hour 31 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 18 hours 49 minutes 35 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 18 hours 48 minutes 55 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 20 hours 45 minutes 1 hour 50 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: 02/11/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 02/11/2011
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 KS: 2
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in KS: 0 - 2

Inspection, 01/00/2012

Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly protected cooking facilities. 01/00/2012 01/04/2012 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/00/2012 01/00/2012 2 Few
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper backup exit lighting. 01/00/2012 01/09/2012 2 Many
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used. 01/00/2012 01/00/2012 2 Some
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 01/00/2012 01/00/2012 2 Many

Inspection, 02/09/2002

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/09/2002 01/04/2003 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. 02/09/2002 01/04/2003 2 Many
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. 02/09/2002 01/04/2003 2 Many
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper backup exit lighting. 02/09/2002 01/04/2003 2 Some
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours. 02/09/2002 01/04/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 01/01/2002

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/01/2002 01/01/2002 2 Many
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system. 01/01/2002 01/01/2002 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/01/2002 01/08/2002 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/01/2002 02/03/2002 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. 01/01/2002 02/03/2002 2 Few
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. 01/01/2002 01/08/2002 2 Some
 

3231 N 61st St
Kansas City, KS 66104

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