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Messenger House Care Center

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 96
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: 01/24/2012

Date of last standard health inspection: 01/24/2012
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 WA: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in WA: 0 - 11

Inspection, 02/09/2011

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. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
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. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 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. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 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. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 1 Some
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. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 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. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide residents with private access to a telephone. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 02/09/2011 01/00/2001 2 Few

Inspection, 01/08/2010

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 01/08/2010 01/02/2011 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report

Inspection, 01/04/2010

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. 01/04/2010 01/02/2011 2 Few

Inspection, 00/05/2010

Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking 00/05/2010 02/01/2010 Few grooming and personal and oral hygiene.

Inspection, 01/05/2008

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 01/05/2008 00/09/2009 neglect or mistreatment of residents. neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report
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. 01/05/2008 00/09/2009 2 Few

Inspection, 01/06/2005

Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. 01/06/2005 00/03/2006 2 Few

Inspection, 01/02/2005

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. 01/02/2005 03/00/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 03/01/2003

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. 03/01/2003 03/00/2004 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 03/01/2003 03/00/2004 3 Few

Inspection, 01/03/2002

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide at least one room set aside to use as a resident dining room and for activities, that is a good size, with good lighting, air flow and furniture. 01/03/2002 00/08/2003 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. 01/03/2002 00/08/2003 2 Some
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. 01/03/2002 00/08/2003 2 Some
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. 01/03/2002 00/08/2003 2 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. 01/03/2002 00/08/2003 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. 01/03/2002 00/08/2003 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/03/2002 00/08/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 03/00/2001

Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing 03/00/2001 00/09/2003 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. 03/00/2001 00/09/2003 3 Few

Inspection, 02/04/2001

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. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 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. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Many
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 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. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Few
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 1 Many
Upon the death of a resident, convey the resident 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 1 Some
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/04/2001 02/04/2002 2 Some

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 5 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 75 74
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 11 hours 47 minutes 1 hour 33 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 11 hours 8 minutes 56 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 10 hours 47 minutes 36 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 12 hours 37 minutes 2 hours 27 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: 01/09/2012

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 01/09/2012
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 WA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in WA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 01/08/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 01/08/2011 02/02/2012 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/08/2011 02/02/2012 2 Many
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/08/2011 02/02/2012 2 Many
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles. 01/08/2011 02/02/2012 2 Few
Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub. 01/08/2011 02/02/2012 2 Few
Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector. 01/08/2011 02/02/2012 2 Many

Inspection, 00/07/2002

Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 00/07/2002 00/01/2003 2 Few

Inspection, 00/09/2001

Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 00/09/2001 03/01/2001 2 Many
Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 00/09/2001 01/07/2001 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 00/09/2001 01/07/2001 2 Some
 

10861 Ne Manitou Park Blvd
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

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