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Sweetwater Healthcare Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 100
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: 02/02/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 02/02/2012
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 TX: 3
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in TX: 0 - 19

Inspection, 02/04/2011

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. 02/04/2011 01/04/2012 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/04/2011 01/04/2012 2 Some
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that all required doctor visits are made personally. 02/04/2011 01/04/2012 2 Some

Inspection, 01/02/2011

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews. 01/02/2011 01/05/2012 2 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/02/2011 01/05/2012 2 Some
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways. 01/02/2011 01/05/2012 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%. 01/02/2011 01/05/2012 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. 01/02/2011 01/05/2012 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents. 01/02/2011 01/05/2012 1 Many
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/02/2011 01/05/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 00/02/2002

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 2 Some
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 2 Some
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 2 Some
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. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 2 Some
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 2 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. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 2 Few
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 1 Some
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 3 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 00/02/2002 00/06/2003 3 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 TX Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 72 61
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 29 hours 19 minutes 1 hour 15 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 28 hours 29 minutes 27 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 29 hours 31 minutes 48 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 30 hours 19 minutes 1 hour 33 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: 01/31/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 01/31/2012
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 TX: 1
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in TX: 0 - 1

Inspection, 03/00/2011

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. 03/00/2011 01/06/2012 2 Many
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 03/00/2011 02/04/2012 2 Many
Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Noncombustible or limited-combustible interior walls. 03/00/2011 02/04/2012 2 Many
Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An externally vented heating system. 03/00/2011 01/02/2001 2 Many
Properly protected cooking facilities. 03/00/2011 00/01/2012 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 03/00/2011 01/06/2012 2 Few
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility. 03/00/2011 00/06/2012 1 Many
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 03/00/2011 00/01/2012 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. 03/00/2011 02/04/2012 2 Few
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours. 03/00/2011 02/02/2012 2 Many
Properly located and lighted Exit" signs." 03/00/2011 00/01/2012 2 Few
Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour. 03/00/2011 00/06/2012 2 Many
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage. 03/00/2011 00/06/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 03/01/2001

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. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 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. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 1 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 2 Some
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 2 Many
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 2 Some
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 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. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 2 Few
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 2 Some
Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour. 03/01/2001 00/06/2003 2 Many
 

1600 Josephine St
Sweetwater, TX 79556

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