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Tri-community Nursing Center

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Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 108
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: 08/16/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 08/16/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 3
Average number of Health Deficiencies in LA: 4
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in LA: 0 - 14
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. 01/09/2012 00/01/2002 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/09/2012 00/01/2002 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 01/09/2012 00/01/2002 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 01/06/2008

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. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 4 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 4 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Some
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Some
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Some
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. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Some
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Some
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. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 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. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 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. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Few
Let residents choose whether to manage their own money or deposit it with the nursing home. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/06/2008 01/00/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 01/04/2006

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/04/2006 01/04/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 00/05/2004

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 1 Some
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 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. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 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. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 2 Some
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
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. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 1 Many
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. 00/05/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few

Inspection, 01/01/2002

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. 01/01/2002 00/04/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 01/00/2002

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. 01/00/2002 02/02/2003 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 LA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 93 68
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 2 hours 20 minutes 1 hour 16 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 1 hour 24 minutes 27 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 1 hour 54 minutes 48 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 3 hours 10 minutes 1 hour 58 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: 08/11/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 08/11/2011
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 LA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in LA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/01/2008

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. 01/01/2008 00/09/2009 2 Many
Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes. 01/01/2008 00/06/2009 2 Some

Inspection, 01/02/2006

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. 01/02/2006 02/09/2007 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 01/02/2006 02/06/2006 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/02/2006 02/02/2006 2 Many
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 01/02/2006 02/03/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 00/02/2004

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. 00/02/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 00/02/2004 02/02/2004 2 Few
Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes. 00/02/2004 01/02/2004 2 Some
 

7014 Hwy 71
Palmetto, LA 71358

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