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Lorien Health Systems - Columbia

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 209
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 MD: 4
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in MD: 0 - 19

Inspection, 01/08/2010

Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 01/08/2010 02/07/2011 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary

Inspection, 00/07/2009

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. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Keep accurate 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 Few complete and organized clinical records on each re
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 1 Some
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Some
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Have a program that investigates 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 1 Some
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 or other pests. insects
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. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Store 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 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. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 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. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 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. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
At least once a month 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 Few have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's
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. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 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. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 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. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 2 Few
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities 00/07/2009 02/02/2010 and health care according to their interests their schedules

Inspection, 03/00/2008

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 2 Few
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 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. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 2 Many
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 1 Some
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. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 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. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 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. 03/00/2008 01/04/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 02/01/2007

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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 Some and develop corrective plans of action.
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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Have a program that investigates 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Store 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 wrong time) to less than 5%. wrong dose
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
At least once a month 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 Some have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's
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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 and that incontinent patients receive proper servi unless medically necessary
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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 Some with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 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. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/01/2007 01/05/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 02/00/2007

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate 02/00/2007 00/00/0000 Some complete and organized clinical records on each re
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. 02/00/2007 00/04/2009 3 Few

Inspection, 00/01/2005

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Operate and provide services according to Federal 00/01/2005 01/05/2006 and local laws and professional standards. State
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 00/01/2005 01/05/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 02/00/2002

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/00/2002 03/01/2003 1 Many
Have a program that investigates 02/00/2002 03/01/2003 Many controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Have enough outside ventilation via a window or mechanical ventilation 02/00/2002 03/01/2003 Many or both.
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Store 02/00/2002 03/01/2003 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook
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. 02/00/2002 03/01/2003 1 Many

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 MD Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 105 187
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 6 hours 54 minutes 1 hour 49 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 6 hours 1 minute 39 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 6 hours 7 minutes 1 hour 9 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 7 hours 35 minutes 2 hours 14 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: 05/23/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 05/23/2011
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 MD: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in MD: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/05/2008

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. 01/05/2008 03/00/2010 2 Few
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/05/2008 03/00/2010 2 Few
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 01/05/2008 03/00/2010 1 Many
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 01/05/2008 03/00/2010 1 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. 01/05/2008 03/00/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 02/03/2005

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. 02/03/2005 02/09/2007 2 Few
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/03/2005 02/09/2007 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/03/2005 02/09/2007 1 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof. 02/03/2005 02/09/2007 2 Some
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. 02/03/2005 02/09/2007 1 Some
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used. 02/03/2005 02/09/2007 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. 02/03/2005 02/09/2007 2 Few
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes. 02/03/2005 02/09/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 02/07/2004

Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/07/2004 00/07/2007 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridors or aisles that are unobstructed and are at least 8 feet in width. 02/07/2004 00/07/2007 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. 02/07/2004 00/07/2007 2 Few
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used. 02/07/2004 00/07/2007 1 Many
 

6334 Cedar Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

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