Plum Creek Health Care Center

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Amarillo, Texas (TX).

Plum Creek Health Care Center is an average sized, for-profit, nursing home with 99 beds based at 5601 Plum Creek Drive in Amarillo, TX. The facility has 93 residents indicating 94% of its beds are occupied, which is above average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides resident counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered. A total of 481 Medicare patients were given 11,563 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $4,246,194 by Medicare. 36 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $29,740 by Medicare for these services.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is much higher than average. Certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day is average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is much higher than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is much higher than average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, long-stay residents to have catheter inserted and left, short-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain at Plum Creek Health Care Center.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to need help with daily activities to increase, long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse, short-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, and short-stay residents to have pressure sores.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

5601 Plum Creek Drive
Amarillo, TX 79124

Phone Number

(806) 351-1000

Geographic Coordinates

35.218839, -101.898256
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Programs Accepted

Medicare & Medicaid

Counseling Available

Resident

Sprinkler System

The amount of the facility that is sprinklered. All fire code regulations at different locations must be met.

Fully Sprinklered
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Beds

The total number of beds the facility operates. Each resident is assigned to a single bed.

This Provider This Provider
99
Amarillo Average
95
Potter County Average
95
Texas Average
106
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Amarillo
73.45%
Potter County
73.45%
Texas
73.01%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
93
Amarillo Average
80
Potter County Average
80
Texas Average
79
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Amarillo
0 (0.00%)
Potter County
0 (0.00%)
Texas
40 (3.50%)
United States
1,271 (8.03%)

Located in a CCRC

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a continuing care retirement community.

This Provider This Provider
No
Amarillo
2 (16.67%)
Potter County
2 (16.67%)
Texas
51 (4.46%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 11/02/2006 - Health Survey
  • 10/31/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 11/03/2005 - Health Survey
  • 11/01/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 12/09/2004 - Health Survey
  • 12/08/2004 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

The average number of registered nurse hours per resident per day.

This Provider
0.64
Amarillo Average
0.39
Potter County Average
0.39
Texas Average
0.44
United States Average
0.64

CNA Hours Per Resident

The average number of certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
1.99
Amarillo Average
2.15
Potter County Average
2.15
Texas Average
2.15
United States Average
2.34

LPNLVN Hours Per Resident

The average number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
1.92
Amarillo Average
1.06
Potter County Average
1.06
Texas Average
0.84
United States Average
0.79

Licensed Staff Hours Per Resident

The average number of licensed staff hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
2.56
Amarillo Average
1.45
Potter County Average
1.45
Texas Average
1.28
United States Average
1.43

Quality Measures

Charts

Long-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of long-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Amarillo
87.70%
Potter County
87.70%
Texas
87.35%
United States
86.01%

Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help With Daily Activities Has Increased

The percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased.

This Provider This Provider
10.00%
Amarillo
15.40%
Potter County
15.40%
Texas
15.11%
United States
16.08%

High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of high-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained

The percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Amarillo
1.00%
Potter County
1.00%
Texas
4.71%
United States
5.63%

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowels

The percentage of low-risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder.

This Provider This Provider
38.00%
Amarillo
42.50%
Potter County
42.50%
Texas
45.20%
United States
48.78%

Long-Stay Residents Who Spend Most of Their Time in Bed

The percentage of long-stay residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair.

This Provider This Provider
4.00%
Amarillo
2.73%
Potter County
2.73%
Texas
6.11%
United States
4.39%

Long-Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection

The percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection.

This Provider This Provider
7.00%
Amarillo
5.73%
Potter County
5.73%
Texas
7.13%
United States
8.83%

Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season.

This Provider This Provider
35.00%
Amarillo
60.62%
Potter County
60.62%
Texas
74.08%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
2.00%
Amarillo
2.78%
Potter County
2.78%
Texas
2.44%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
9.00%
Amarillo
16.44%
Potter County
16.44%
Texas
15.13%
United States
17.46%

Long-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of long-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Amarillo
87.45%
Potter County
87.45%
Texas
82.85%
United States
79.81%

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of long-stay residents who have moderate to severe pain.

This Provider This Provider
12.00%
Amarillo
8.18%
Potter County
8.18%
Texas
4.07%
United States
4.53%

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of low-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who are More Depressed or Anxious

The percentage of long-stay residents who are more depressed or anxious.

This Provider This Provider
11.00%
Amarillo
7.36%
Potter County
7.36%
Texas
8.43%
United States
14.45%

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Catheter Inserted and Left

The percentage of long-stay residents who have/had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder.

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Amarillo
3.73%
Potter County
3.73%
Texas
4.92%
United States
5.89%

Long-Stay Residents Whose Ability to Move Around Their Room Got Worse

The percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse.

This Provider This Provider
7.00%
Amarillo
8.56%
Potter County
8.56%
Texas
10.97%
United States
13.04%

Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight

The percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight.

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Amarillo
7.44%
Potter County
7.44%
Texas
7.30%
United States
9.09%

Short-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Amarillo
80.11%
Potter County
80.11%
Texas
73.29%
United States
73.02%

Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of short-stay residents who had moderate to severe pain.

This Provider This Provider
35.00%
Amarillo
36.89%
Potter County
36.89%
Texas
16.69%
United States
20.65%

Treatment Figures

Charts

Non-Swing Bed Patients

The number of non-swing bed patients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
481
Amarillo Average
206
Potter County Average
206
Texas Average
109
United States Average
133

Non-Swing Bed Patient Discharges

The number of non-swing bed patient discharges made by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
493
Amarillo Average
201
Potter County Average
201
Texas Average
102
United States Average
124

Non-Swing Bed Utilization Days

The number of days of non-swing bed care that are chargeable to Medicare Part A facility utilization by this provider in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
11,563
Amarillo Average
5,139
Potter County Average
5,139
Texas Average
4,098
United States Average
4,470

Outpatients

The number of outpatients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part B in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
36
Amarillo Average
59
Potter County Average
59
Texas Average
311
United States Average
301

Financials

Charts

Medicare Non-Swing Bed Payments

The total non-swing bed associated Medicare Part A payments made to this provider in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$4,246,194
Amarillo Average
$1,598,711
Potter County Average
$1,598,711
Texas Average
$1,086,537
United States Average
$1,318,701

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Utilization Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed utilization day in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$367
Amarillo Average
$311
Potter County Average
$311
Texas Average
$265
United States Average
$295

Medicare Outpatient Payments

The total outpatient associated Medicare Part B payments made to this provider in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
$29,740
Amarillo Average
$62,632
Potter County Average
$62,632
Texas Average
$320,184
United States Average
$266,523

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Patient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed patient in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$8,828
Amarillo Average
$7,744
Potter County Average
$7,744
Texas Average
$9,970
United States Average
$9,943

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Patient Discharge

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed patient discharge in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$8,613
Amarillo Average
$7,936
Potter County Average
$7,936
Texas Average
$10,669
United States Average
$10,652

Medicare Payments Per Outpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part B covered outpatient in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
$826
Amarillo Average
$1,054
Potter County Average
$1,054
Texas Average
$1,030
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

05/25/2007 - Mistreatment

05/25/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and being separated from others.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2007
Date Fixed:
07/06/2007

05/25/2007 - Mistreatment

05/25/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
1) Hire only people who have 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.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2007
Date Fixed:
07/06/2007

05/25/2007 - Mistreatment

05/25/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect and abuse of residents and theft of residents' property.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
05/25/2007
Date Fixed:
07/06/2007

11/02/2006 - Resident Rights

11/02/2006 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Provide care in a way that keeps or builds each resident's dignity and self respect.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/02/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

11/02/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

11/02/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Store, cook, and give out food in a safe and clean way.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/02/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

10/31/2006 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

10/31/2006 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Issue:
smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/31/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

10/31/2006 - Electrical

10/31/2006 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/31/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

10/31/2006 - Building Service Equipment

10/31/2006 - Building Service Equipment
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Service Equipment
Issue:
properly protected cooking facilities.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/31/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

10/31/2006 - Hazardous Area

10/31/2006 - Hazardous Area
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Hazardous Area
Issue:
construction that can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/31/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

10/31/2006 - Vertical Openings

10/31/2006 - Vertical Openings
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Vertical Openings
Issue:
proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/31/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

10/31/2006 - Building Service Equipment

10/31/2006 - Building Service Equipment
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Service Equipment
Issue:
an externally vented heating system.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/31/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

10/31/2006 - Exits and Egress

10/31/2006 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exits that are accessible at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/31/2006
Date Fixed:
12/15/2006

08/16/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

08/16/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
1) Provide 3 meals daily at regular times; or 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours after dinner; or 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
08/16/2006
Date Fixed:
09/30/2006

08/16/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

08/16/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Store, cook, and give out food in a safe and clean way.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/16/2006
Date Fixed:
09/30/2006

11/03/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

11/03/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Store, cook, and give out food in a safe and clean way.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/03/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/03/2005 - Environmental

11/03/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/03/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/03/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

11/03/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
1) Provide 3 meals daily at regular times; or 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours after dinner; or 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
11/03/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

11/01/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Issue:
an approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Building Contruction

11/01/2005 - Building Contruction
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Contruction
Issue:
a two-hour-resistant firewall in common walls.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors

11/01/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

11/01/2005 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Issue:
walls or barriers that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

11/01/2005 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Issue:
smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Exits and Egress

11/01/2005 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exits that are accessible at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

11/01/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Issue:
automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Building Service Equipment

11/01/2005 - Building Service Equipment
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Service Equipment
Issue:
heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

11/01/2005 - Miscellaneous

11/01/2005 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/01/2005
Date Fixed:
12/15/2005

05/27/2005 - Pharmacy Service

05/27/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Have drugs and other similar products available, which are needed every day and in emergencies, and give them out properly.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/11/2005

05/27/2005 - Environmental

05/27/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/11/2005

05/27/2005 - Quality Care

05/27/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident care and services to get or keep the highest quality of life possible.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/11/2005

05/27/2005 - Resident Rights

05/27/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Immediately tell the resident, doctor, and a family member if: the resident is injured, there is a major change in resident's physical/mental health, there is a need to alter treatment significantly, or the resident must be transferred or discharged.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/11/2005

05/27/2005 - Pharmacy Service

05/27/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/27/2005
Date Fixed:
07/11/2005

12/30/2004 - Resident Rights

12/30/2004 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Immediately tell the resident, doctor, and a family member if: the resident is injured, there is a major change in resident's physical/mental health, there is a need to alter treatment significantly, or the resident must be transferred or discharged.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/30/2004
Date Fixed:
01/30/2005

12/09/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary

12/09/2004 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
1) Provide 3 meals daily at regular times; or 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours after dinner; or 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/09/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/09/2004 - Environmental

12/09/2004 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Provide needed housekeeping and maintenance.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/09/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/09/2004 - Environmental

12/09/2004 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/09/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/08/2004 - Vertical Openings

12/08/2004 - Vertical Openings
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Vertical Openings
Issue:
exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detectors.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/08/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/08/2004 - Building Contruction

12/08/2004 - Building Contruction
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Contruction
Issue:
a two-hour-resistant firewall in common walls.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/08/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/08/2004 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

12/08/2004 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas
Issue:
proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/08/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/08/2004 - Exits and Egress

12/08/2004 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exits that are accessible at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/08/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/08/2004 - Electrical

12/08/2004 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
12/08/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/08/2004 - Exits and Egress

12/08/2004 - Exits and Egress
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Exits and Egress
Issue:
exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/08/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

12/08/2004 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

12/08/2004 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Issue:
walls or barriers that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
12/08/2004
Date Fixed:
01/23/2005

Reviews and Ratings

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Plum Creek Health Care Center Review
Overall:
Full StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Staff:
Full StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
Full StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
Medicaid / Medi-Cal
Details:

The administration is not well organized and moves slowly when issues are (repeatedly) stated. The therapists/nurses were wonderful.

Member:
Date:

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Amarillo at a Glance

Amarillo has a total population of 173,627, of which 48,423 are children under the age of 18 and 21,895 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.5.

Total Population:
173,627
Median Age:
33.5
Males:
83,370 (48.0%)
Female:
90,257 (52.0%)
Children (0-17):
48,423 (27.9%)
Adults (18-64):
103,309 (59.5%)
Seniors (65+):
21,895 (12.6%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Amarillo
Married:
78,165 (45.0%)
Divorced:
15,660 (9.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Amarillo
Hispanic Ethnicity:
37,947 (21.86%)
White:
134,563 (77.50%)
African American:
10,358 (5.97%)
Asian:
3,563 (2.05%)
Pacific Islander:
64 (0.04%)
Indian:
1,346 (0.78%)
Other:
19,663 (11.32%)
Two or More:
4,070 (2.34%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Amarillo

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.32, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.32 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
934
Home Agencies:
13
Hospitals:
4
Nursing Homes:
12
Medical Suppliers:
85
Rehab Centers:
5

Wealth

The median family income is $42,536 while the median household income is $34,940. Roughly 14.34% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$42,536
Household Income:
$34,940
In Poverty:
14.34%

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