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Marcus Garvey Nursing Home

Details

Type of Ownership Non profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 295
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: 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 NY: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in NY: 0 - 10

Inspection, 03/00/2011

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. 03/00/2011 03/01/2001 4 Some
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 03/00/2011 03/01/2001 4 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. 03/00/2011 03/01/2001 4 Some

Inspection, 02/09/2011

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate 02/09/2011 02/07/2001 Few complete and organized clinical records on each re
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/09/2011 02/07/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 00/02/2009

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep each resident free from physical restraints 00/02/2009 00/01/2011 Few unless needed for medical treatment.

Inspection, 01/07/2008

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/07/2008 02/07/2008 2 Some
Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. 01/07/2008 03/00/2009 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. 01/07/2008 03/00/2009 2 Some
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. 01/07/2008 02/07/2009 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home. 01/07/2008 02/07/2009 2 Few
Provide proof that residents' personal money that is deposited with the nursing home is secure. 01/07/2008 02/00/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 03/00/2007

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge. 03/00/2007 00/07/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 02/03/2007

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate 02/03/2007 03/01/2007 Few complete and organized clinical records on each re
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. 02/03/2007 03/01/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 01/04/2006

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. 01/04/2006 01/03/2008 4 Some
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. 01/04/2006 01/03/2008 4 Some

Inspection, 02/08/2003

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly hold 02/08/2003 02/07/2004 and manage each resident's personal money which is secure

Inspection, 00/05/2003

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 00/05/2003 03/00/2004 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report

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 03/01/2003 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. 02/07/2002 03/01/2003 2 Few
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. 02/07/2002 03/01/2003 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. 02/07/2002 01/06/2003 2 Few
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. 02/07/2002 03/01/2003 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/07/2002 00/03/2003 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/07/2002 02/03/2003 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. 02/07/2002 03/01/2003 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. 02/07/2002 02/03/2003 2 Few
Provide proof that residents' personal money that is deposited with the nursing home is secure. 02/07/2002 00/06/2004 1 Many

Inspection, 01/08/2002

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. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/08/2002 00/06/2004 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 2 Few
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. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 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. 01/08/2002 01/01/2003 2 Few
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. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 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. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 2 Few
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. 01/08/2002 00/06/2004 2 Some
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/08/2002 00/06/2004 2 Some
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 3 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 3 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 2 Some
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 2 Few
Make sure that all required doctor visits are made personally. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. 01/08/2002 01/08/2004 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 NY Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 1 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 167 251
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 16 hours 51 minutes 40 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 16 hours 4 minutes 12 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 16 hours 15 minutes 28 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 17 hours 45 minutes 1 hour 54 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 Partial
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 NY: 1
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in NY: 0 - 1

Inspection, 01/07/2008

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/07/2008 01/05/2010 2 Some
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 01/07/2008 01/05/2010 2 Many
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly located and lighted Exit" signs." 01/07/2008 01/05/2010 2 Few
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. 01/07/2008 01/05/2010 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. 01/07/2008 01/05/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 02/07/2002

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/07/2002 00/09/2005 1 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof. 02/07/2002 00/09/2005 2 Few
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 02/07/2002 00/09/2005 2 Many
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 02/07/2002 00/09/2005 2 Few
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts. 02/07/2002 00/09/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 01/08/2002

Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation. 01/08/2002 00/06/2004 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/08/2002 00/06/2004 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 01/08/2002 00/06/2004 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." 01/08/2002 00/06/2004 2 Some
 

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Brooklyn, NY 11213

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