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Alaska Gardens Health And Rehabilitation

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 123
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: 03/11/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 03/11/2011
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 WA: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in WA: 0 - 11

Inspection, 03/00/2011

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. 03/00/2011 01/05/2012 2 Few
Have a program that investigates 03/00/2011 01/05/2012 Few controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 03/00/2011 01/05/2012 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 03/00/2011 01/05/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 00/04/2011

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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 00/04/2011 00/06/2012 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. 00/04/2011 00/06/2012 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs 00/04/2011 00/06/2012 Few with timetables and actions that can be measured.

Inspection, 00/03/2011

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. 00/03/2011 00/05/2012 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. 00/03/2011 00/05/2012 2 Few

Inspection, 02/01/2010

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. 02/01/2010 02/09/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 02/08/2009

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep accurate 02/08/2009 02/09/2010 Few complete and organized clinical records on each re
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. 02/08/2009 02/09/2010 3 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/08/2009 02/09/2010 3 Few
Prevent a loss in range of motion among residents who entered the nursing home with a full range of motion 02/08/2009 02/09/2010 Few unless it is unavoidable due to resident

Inspection, 02/07/2009

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. 02/07/2009 01/05/2010 1 Some

Inspection, 00/06/2009

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. 00/06/2009 01/00/2010 3 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2009

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. 00/03/2009 02/09/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 02/01/2006

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. 02/01/2006 02/06/2007 3 Few

Inspection, 01/04/2005

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. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 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. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 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. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 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. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Some
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few
Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. 01/04/2005 01/03/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 01/00/2004

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. 01/00/2004 02/06/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 00/04/2004

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 00/04/2004 00/08/2004 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 01/01/2003

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 2 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 2 Some
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 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. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 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. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 2 Few
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 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. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 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. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 2 Some
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 2 Few
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 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. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 3 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. 01/01/2003 00/08/2004 2 Some

Inspection, 00/02/2003

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. 00/02/2003 00/02/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 01/05/2002

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 01/05/2002 01/04/2003 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report
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. 01/05/2002 01/04/2003 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services 01/05/2002 01/04/2003 colostomy including: injections

Inspection, 01/01/2001

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. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 1 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. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 2 Few
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 2 Some
Offer other nutritional food to each resident who will not eat the food served. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 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. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 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. 01/01/2001 01/02/2002 2 Some

Inspection, 00/07/2001

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide a safe 00/07/2001 00/01/2002 comfortable and home-like environment; and allow r clean
Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition. 00/07/2001 00/01/2002 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 WA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 2 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 75 96
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 11 hours 47 minutes 1 hour 28 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 11 hours 8 minutes 32 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 10 hours 47 minutes 55 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 12 hours 37 minutes 2 hours 9 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: 03/03/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 03/03/2011
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 WA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in WA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/02/2005

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 00/02/2005 00/04/2006 2 Few
Building Construction Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Approved construction type or materials. 00/02/2005 01/08/2005 1 Many
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 00/02/2005 01/08/2005 2 Few
Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are accessible at all times. 00/02/2005 01/08/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 00/03/2003

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 00/03/2003 00/04/2003 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/03/2003 00/04/2003 2 Few
 

6220 South Alaska Street
Tacoma, WA 98408

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