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Blossom North Nursing And Rehabilitation Center

Details

Type of Ownership For 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: 07/05/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 07/05/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 10
Average number of Health Deficiencies in NY: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in NY: 0 - 10
Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility. 03/00/2012 02/00/2002 2 Some
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 03/00/2012 02/00/2002 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 03/00/2012 02/00/2002 2 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. 03/00/2012 02/00/2002 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 03/00/2012 02/00/2003 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 03/00/2012 02/00/2002 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor
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. 02/04/2012 00/08/2002 2 Few
Keep accurate 02/04/2012 00/08/2002 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. 02/04/2012 00/08/2002 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/04/2012 00/08/2002 2 Few

Inspection, 02/01/2010

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice 02/01/2010 02/07/2011 or other pests. insects

Inspection, 02/05/2009

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 02/05/2009 01/09/2011 2 Few

Inspection, 01/05/2009

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. 01/05/2009 02/00/2012 2 Some

Inspection, 01/04/2009

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Protect each resident from all abuse 01/04/2009 00/01/2010 and involuntary separation from others. physical punishment
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 01/04/2009 02/09/2009 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report

Inspection, 02/07/2008

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep clinical record information safe. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Few
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Many
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Some
Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/07/2008 02/00/2012 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/07/2008 02/04/2009 2 Many
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Few
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 1 Some
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Many
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/07/2008 02/00/2012 2 Some
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 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. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Many
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 1 Some
Coordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program for mentally-ill and mentally-retarded patients. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Few
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. 02/07/2008 02/04/2009 1 Many

Inspection, 01/02/2007

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Many
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Many
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Many
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 or other pests. insects
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report
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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Many
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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 Some with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Provide residents with private access to a telephone. 01/02/2007 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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 00/05/2007

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Many
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 00/05/2007 02/00/2007 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Many
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. 00/05/2007 01/00/2008 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. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Many
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 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. 00/05/2007 02/02/2007 2 Few
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 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. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 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. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Some
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 00/05/2007 02/00/2008 2 Some
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. 00/05/2007 00/05/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 01/01/2004

Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 01/01/2004 02/01/2004 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care. 01/01/2004 02/02/2004 2 Some

Inspection, 03/01/2003

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 03/01/2003 02/01/2004 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report

Inspection, 01/09/2003

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. 01/09/2003 01/06/2004 2 Few
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice 01/09/2003 01/06/2004 or other pests. insects

Inspection, 01/04/2003

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates 01/04/2003 02/09/2003 Many controls and keeps infection from spreading.

Inspection, 02/01/2002

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates 02/01/2002 02/03/2003 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
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. 02/01/2002 02/03/2003 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. 02/01/2002 02/03/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 02/00/2001

Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. 02/00/2001 02/08/2002 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 02/00/2001 02/08/2002 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor
Tell the resident or the resident 02/00/2001 02/08/2002 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 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 167 107
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 16 hours 51 minutes 56 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 16 hours 4 minutes 38 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 16 hours 15 minutes 18 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 17 hours 45 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: 07/05/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Partial
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 07/05/2011
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, 02/07/2008

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/07/2008 02/02/2010 1 Many
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. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 02/07/2008 02/02/2010 2 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. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 1 Many
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 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. 02/07/2008 00/05/2010 2 Some

Inspection, 01/02/2007

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/02/2007 00/08/2008 2 Many
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 1 Many
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 1 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. 01/02/2007 00/03/2008 2 Many
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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly located and lighted Exit" signs." 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some
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. 01/02/2007 00/07/2009 2 Some

Inspection, 00/05/2007

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke. 00/05/2007 00/07/2007 2 Some
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/05/2007 00/07/2007 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. 00/05/2007 00/05/2008 2 Many
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains. 00/05/2007 02/05/2008 2 Some
 

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