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Liberty Nursing And Rehabilitation Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 146
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: 08/19/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 08/19/2011
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 PA: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in PA: 0 - 5

Inspection, 02/04/2011

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. 02/04/2011 01/01/2001 2 Few
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. 02/04/2011 01/01/2001 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. 02/04/2011 01/01/2001 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. 02/04/2011 01/01/2001 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/04/2011 01/01/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 01/09/2008

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. 01/09/2008 00/04/2010 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. 01/09/2008 00/04/2010 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. 01/09/2008 00/04/2010 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. 01/09/2008 00/04/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 01/02/2007

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 01/02/2007 02/01/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 01/05/2006

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. 01/05/2006 02/05/2007 2 Few
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. 01/05/2006 02/05/2007 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 01/05/2006 02/05/2007 1 Some

Inspection, 01/01/2006

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. 01/01/2006 02/01/2007 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. 01/01/2006 02/01/2007 2 Few
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 01/01/2006 02/01/2007 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. 01/01/2006 02/01/2007 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/01/2006 02/01/2007 2 Few
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. 01/01/2006 02/01/2007 2 Some

Inspection, 03/00/2001

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. 03/00/2001 01/02/2003 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 PA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 4 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 112 135
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 8 hours 16 minutes 1 hour 37 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 7 hours 26 minutes 56 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 7 hours 31 minutes 40 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 8 hours 56 minutes 1 hour 47 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: 08/01/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 08/01/2011
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 PA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in PA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/01/2008

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/01/2008 03/00/2008 2 Few
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. 00/01/2008 03/00/2008 2 Some
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts. 00/01/2008 03/00/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 02/03/2006

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system. 02/03/2006 00/06/2009 2 Few
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly protected cooking facilities. 02/03/2006 03/00/2008 2 Few
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. 02/03/2006 03/00/2008 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." 02/03/2006 03/00/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 02/01/2006

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system. 02/01/2006 01/06/2007 2 Some
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/01/2006 01/06/2007 2 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. 02/01/2006 01/06/2007 2 Many
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 02/01/2006 01/06/2007 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. 02/01/2006 01/06/2007 2 Many
 

535 North 17th Street
Allentown, PA 18104

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