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Highland Nursing Home Inc

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 140
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: 04/14/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 04/14/2011
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, 00/07/2006

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Many
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. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few
Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Some
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. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 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. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Some
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Some
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few
Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 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. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Some
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Some
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 01/04/2004

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. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
Have enough outside ventilation via a window or mechanical ventilation, or both. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 1 Some
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Hire a qualified dietician. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Some
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Some
Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 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. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Some
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 3 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2003

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that all full-time nurse aids employed for more than 4 months are fully trained and competent to provide nursing and nursing-related services, as defined by Federal requirements. 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 2 Some
Ensure that all full-time nurse aids employed for more than 4 months are fully trained and competent to provide nursing and nursing-related services 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 Some as defined by Federal requirements.
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 2 Some
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 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. 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 2 Some
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 00/03/2003 00/06/2005 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 2 Some
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. 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 3 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 2 Few
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 00/03/2003 03/00/2004 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 98
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 16 hours 51 minutes 1 hour 19 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 16 hours 4 minutes 31 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 16 hours 15 minutes 48 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 17 hours 45 minutes 1 hour 57 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: 04/14/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 04/14/2011
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, 00/07/2006

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. 00/07/2006 00/01/2008 2 Some

Inspection, 01/04/2004

Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper backup exit lighting. 01/04/2004 02/00/2005 2 Few
 

182 Highland Road
Massena, NY 13662

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