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Alpha Health & Rehab Of Greer, Llc

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? No
Certified Beds 3
Continuing Care? No
Resident Council? No
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: 02/15/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 02/15/2012
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 SC: 3
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in SC: 0 - 7

Inspection, 02/02/2003

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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Many
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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 3 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Many
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 3 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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 3 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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 3 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 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. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Some
Let residents voice a complaint or grievance without being treated differently or badly. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few
Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 1 Many
Allow residents to have visitors. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 1 Many
Permit residents to remain in the facility and not be transferred or discharged without adequate reason. 02/02/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 01/05/2002

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Hire a qualified full-time social worker in a facility with more than 120 beds. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 4 Some
1) Receive registry verification that a nurse aide has met the required training and skills that the State requires; and 2) ensure nurse aides receive the required retraining after 24 months if nursing related services were not provided for monetary compe 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Some
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 4 Some
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 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. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Some
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 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. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 4 Some
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 4 Some
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. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 4 Some
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. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Provide residents with private access to a telephone. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. 01/05/2002 01/09/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 01/09/2001

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/09/2001 00/08/2002 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. 01/09/2001 00/08/2002 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/09/2001 00/08/2002 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. 01/09/2001 00/08/2002 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 SC Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 4 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 90 132
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 12 hours 35 minutes 1 hour 52 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 11 hours 40 minutes 59 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 11 hours 55 minutes 52 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 13 hours 26 minutes 2 hours 1 minute

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: 02/15/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas 85
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 02/15/2012
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 SC: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in SC: 0 - 0

Inspection, 02/00/2003

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/00/2003 02/01/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 01/05/2002

Interior Finish Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Fire resistant room wall surfaces. 01/05/2002 01/02/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 02/01/2001

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 02/01/2001 00/04/2002 2 Few
 

401 Chandler Rd
Greer, SC 29651

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