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Alaris Health At Jersey City

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 183
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: 02/27/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 02/27/2012
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 NJ: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in NJ: 0 - 8

Inspection, 00/06/2009

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. 00/06/2009 01/09/2010 2 Some
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 00/06/2009 01/09/2010 2 Some

Inspection, 01/00/2008

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 01/09/2009 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Few
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Few
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. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Few
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. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 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. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 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. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Coordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program for mentally-ill and mentally-retarded patients. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2006

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility 00/03/2006 01/07/2006 1 Some

Inspection, 02/07/2005

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. 02/07/2005 02/06/2007 2 Some

Inspection, 02/07/2002

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. 02/07/2002 00/09/2003 1 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/07/2002 02/09/2002 2 Few
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/07/2002 02/08/2002 2 Few
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/07/2002 00/05/2003 2 Few
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%. 02/07/2002 00/05/2003 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 02/07/2002 00/05/2003 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. 02/07/2002 00/05/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 02/05/2002

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility 02/05/2002 01/06/2003 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/05/2002 01/06/2003 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Store 02/05/2002 00/00/0000 and serve food in a safe and clean way. cook

Inspection, 00/08/2002

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility 00/08/2002 02/07/2003 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. 00/08/2002 02/07/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 02/05/2001

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/05/2001 01/09/2002 2 Some
Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition. 02/05/2001 01/09/2002 2 Few
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/05/2001 02/05/2002 2 Few
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed. 02/05/2001 01/09/2002 2 Few
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/05/2001 02/08/2002 2 Few
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. 02/05/2001 02/05/2002 2 Few
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/05/2001 01/09/2002 2 Some
Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition. 02/05/2001 01/09/2002 2 Few
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice 02/05/2001 02/05/2002 or other pests. insects
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide residents with private access to a telephone. 02/05/2001 01/09/2002 2 Few
Provide residents with private access to a telephone. 02/05/2001 01/09/2002 2 Few

Inspection, 02/00/2001

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/00/2001 02/06/2001 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 NJ Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 125 172
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 12 hours 37 minutes 1 hour 17 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 11 hours 54 minutes 40 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 11 hours 54 minutes 37 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 13 hours 18 minutes 2 hours 15 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: 02/27/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 02/27/2012
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 NJ: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in NJ: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/00/2008

Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Some
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts. 01/00/2008 01/09/2009 2 Some

Inspection, 02/07/2002

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/07/2002 00/02/2003 2 Few
Smoking Regulations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Posted No-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed." 02/07/2002 01/04/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 02/05/2001

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/05/2001 02/05/2002 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/05/2001 02/05/2002 2 Few
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 02/05/2001 02/05/2002 2 Some
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. 02/05/2001 02/05/2002 2 Few
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector. 02/05/2001 02/05/2002 2 Few
 

198 Stevens Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305

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