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Veterans Home Of California - Barstow

Details

Type of Ownership Government - State
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 120
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: 05/25/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 05/25/2011
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 CA: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in CA: 0 - 16

Inspection, 00/04/2009

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. 00/04/2009 01/00/2009 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly hold 00/04/2009 00/04/2009 and manage each resident's personal money which is secure

Inspection, 02/05/2005

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility 02/05/2005 02/09/2006 2 Some
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility 02/05/2005 00/08/2007 2 Some
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 02/05/2005 00/08/2007 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/05/2005 02/09/2006 2 Few
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 02/05/2005 00/08/2007 2 Some
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. 02/05/2005 00/08/2007 2 Few
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%. 02/05/2005 02/09/2006 2 Some
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. 02/05/2005 02/09/2006 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 02/05/2005 02/09/2006 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 02/05/2005 00/08/2007 2 Some
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. 02/05/2005 02/09/2006 2 Few
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. 02/05/2005 02/09/2006 2 Few
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. 02/05/2005 00/08/2007 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Upon the death of a resident, convey the resident 02/05/2005 00/08/2007 2 Few

Inspection, 01/08/2003

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 1 Many
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 2 Some
Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 2 Few
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 2 Some
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 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%. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 2 Some
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. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 2 Some
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 2 Few
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. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 2 Some
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. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 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. 01/08/2003 02/08/2004 2 Few

Inspection, 02/05/2002

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency 02/05/2002 00/04/2003 Some and carry out unannounced staff drills.

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 CA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A NA
Total Number of Residents 86 81 91
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 27 hours 36 minutes 999 hours 59 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 26 hours 44 minutes 999 hours 59 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 27 hours 42 minutes 999 hours 59 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 28 hours 39 minutes 999 hours 59 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: 06/03/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 06/03/2011
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 CA: 2
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CA: 0 - 5

Inspection, 00/06/2006

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. 00/06/2006 00/02/2007 2 Many
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 00/06/2006 00/02/2007 2 Some
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 00/06/2006 00/02/2007 2 Many
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems. 00/06/2006 00/02/2007 2 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. 00/06/2006 00/02/2007 2 Few
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 00/06/2006 00/02/2007 2 Many
Properly constructed piped-in oxygen systems. 00/06/2006 00/02/2007 2 Some

Inspection, 00/03/2006

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. 00/03/2006 02/03/2006 2 Some
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/03/2006 02/03/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 02/06/2003

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. 02/06/2003 00/02/2005 2 Few
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 02/06/2003 00/02/2005 2 Some
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. 02/06/2003 00/02/2005 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 02/06/2003 00/02/2005 2 Some
Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly maintained smoke detectors. 02/06/2003 00/02/2005 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. 02/06/2003 00/02/2005 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. 02/06/2003 00/02/2005 1 Many
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 02/06/2003 00/02/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 02/02/2001

Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
A written emergency evacuation plan. 02/02/2001 00/07/2002 2 Many
 

100 East Veterans Parkway
Barstow, CA 92311

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