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Linden Ponds

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Type of Ownership Non profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? No
Certified Beds 88
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: 03/10/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 03/10/2011
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 MA: 1
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in MA: 0 - 4

Inspection, 01/00/2005

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge. 01/00/2005 02/05/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 01/07/2003

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. 01/07/2003 02/07/2005 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 01/07/2003 02/07/2005 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 01/00/2003

Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 01/00/2003 02/04/2004 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 01/00/2003 02/04/2004 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. 01/00/2003 02/04/2004 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 01/00/2003 02/04/2004 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 01/00/2003 02/04/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 02/05/2001

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. 02/05/2001 01/01/2002 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. 02/05/2001 01/01/2002 2 Few
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. 02/05/2001 01/01/2002 2 Some

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 MA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 5 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 97 61
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 4 hours 19 minutes 3 hours 25 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 3 hours 30 minutes 1 hour 55 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 3 hours 28 minutes 1 hour 30 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 5 hours 5 hours 7 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: 03/16/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 03/16/2011
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 MA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in MA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 02/06/2001

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. 02/06/2001 01/08/2003 1 Many
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/06/2001 01/08/2003 1 Many
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 02/06/2001 00/04/2002 2 Many
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. 02/06/2001 00/04/2002 1 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. 02/06/2001 01/06/2002 1 Many
 

400 Linden Ponds Way
Hingham, MA 02043

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