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Unity Nursing & Rehab Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 116
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: 12/08/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 12/08/2011
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 LA: 4
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in LA: 0 - 14

Inspection, 00/08/2012

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 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. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 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. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
Prevent a loss in range of motion among residents who entered the nursing home with a full range of motion, unless it is unavoidable due to resident 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 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. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
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. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 00/08/2012 01/08/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 02/09/2011

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/09/2011 00/00/0000 1 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. 02/09/2011 01/03/2001 2 Few
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing. 02/09/2011 01/03/2001 2 Few
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. 02/09/2011 01/03/2001 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, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/09/2011 01/03/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 01/09/2011

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. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Few
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 1 Many
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. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 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. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Few
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. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 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. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide residents with private access to a telephone. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Some
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Few
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. 01/09/2011 01/09/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 02/06/2010

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. 02/06/2010 01/09/2001 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 02/06/2010 01/09/2001 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.

Inspection, 01/00/2008

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident. 01/00/2008 01/05/2009 4 Few
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. 01/00/2008 01/05/2009 4 Some
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 01/00/2008 01/05/2009 4 Some

Inspection, 00/05/2008

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 00/05/2008 00/01/2009 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report

Inspection, 01/06/2005

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe 01/06/2005 00/05/2006 clean and comfortable for residents easy to use

Inspection, 02/07/2004

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. 02/07/2004 02/00/2005 2 Some

Inspection, 01/08/2002

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 01/08/2002 01/00/2003 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 02/04/2001

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. 02/04/2001 01/05/2002 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. 02/04/2001 01/05/2002 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 LA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 2 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 93 98
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 2 hours 20 minutes 1 hour
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 1 hour 24 minutes 24 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 1 hour 54 minutes 36 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 3 hours 10 minutes 1 hour 34 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: 12/07/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 12/07/2011
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 LA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in LA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/07/2012

Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 00/07/2012 01/08/2001 2 Some
Resident room doors of proper design and width. 00/07/2012 01/08/2001 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. 00/07/2012 01/08/2001 2 Some

Inspection, 02/07/2011

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. 02/07/2011 02/06/2002 2 Many
Portable fire extinguishers. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 2 Many
A separate and independent backup electrical power source. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Rooms that can be unlocked from inside without a key. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 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. 02/07/2011 02/06/2002 2 Many
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 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. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 2 Many
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper backup exit lighting. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 2 Some
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 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. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 2 Few
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes. 02/07/2011 01/03/2001 2 Many

Inspection, 01/06/2011

Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles. 01/06/2011 01/05/2012 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. 01/06/2011 01/05/2012 2 Some
 

1539 Delachaise St.
New Orleans, LA 70115

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