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Beechtree Care Center

Details

Type of Ownership Non profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 120
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: 06/16/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 06/16/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 0
Average number of Health Deficiencies in NY: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in NY: 0 - 10

Inspection, 02/05/2008

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. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Some
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Few
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Few
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Some
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that paid feeding assistants 1) completed training; 2) work under the supervision of a RN or LPN; and 3) feed only residents who have no complicated feeding problems. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Some
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. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 02/01/2008

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. 02/01/2008 02/06/2009 4 Some
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 02/01/2008 02/06/2009 4 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/01/2008 02/09/2008 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/01/2008 02/06/2010 4 Some
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others. 02/01/2008 02/06/2009 4 Some
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents. 02/01/2008 01/09/2010 2 Few
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property. 02/01/2008 02/06/2009 4 Some
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. 02/01/2008 02/01/2008 2 Few
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 02/01/2008 00/08/2011 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/01/2008 02/06/2010 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 02/01/2008 00/07/2009 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/01/2008 02/06/2010 2 Some

Inspection, 01/06/2006

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. 01/06/2006 01/06/2008 2 Few
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep each resident free from drugs that restrain them, unless needed for medical treatment. 01/06/2006 01/06/2008 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. 01/06/2006 01/06/2008 2 Few
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 01/06/2006 02/07/2007 2 Few
Provide special eating equipment and utensils for each resident who needs them. 01/06/2006 02/07/2007 2 Few
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 01/06/2006 02/02/2007 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. 01/06/2006 01/06/2008 2 Some
Make sure that each residents' abilities in activities of daily living do not decline, unless unavoidable. 01/06/2006 01/02/2007 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 01/06/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 01/06/2006 01/06/2008 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home, free of coercion and reprisal, and as citizens or residents of the United States. 01/06/2006 01/06/2008 2 Some
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives. 01/06/2006 01/06/2008 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 NY Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 4 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 167 119
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 16 hours 51 minutes 1 hour 22 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 16 hours 4 minutes 49 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 16 hours 15 minutes 33 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 17 hours 45 minutes 2 hours 3 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: 06/16/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 06/16/2011
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 NY: 1
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in NY: 0 - 1

Inspection, 02/05/2008

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/05/2008 02/05/2010 2 Many

Inspection, 01/06/2006

Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters. 01/06/2006 01/06/2006 2 Some
 

318 South Albany Street
Ithaca, NY 14850

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