Golden Living Center Shenandoah Valley

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Buena Vista, Virginia (VA).

Golden Living Center Shenandoah Valley is an average sized, for-profit, nursing home with 93 beds based at 3737 Catalpa Avenue PO Box 711 in Buena Vista, VA. The facility has 83 residents indicating 89% of its beds are occupied, which is about average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides resident & family counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered. A total of 66 Medicare patients were given 2,752 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $688,527 by Medicare.

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

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to be physically restrained, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, and short-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain at Golden Living Center Shenandoah Valley.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, long-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, long-stay residents to need help with daily activities to increase, high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, 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, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, long-stay residents to lose too much weight, short-stay residents to be given a influenza vaccination, short-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, short-stay residents to have delirium, and short-stay residents to have pressure sores.

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Ownership Type

For-Profit - Corporation

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

3737 Catalpa Avenue PO Box 711
Buena Vista, VA 24416

Phone Number

(540) 261-7444

Programs Accepted

Medicare & Medicaid

Counseling Available

Resident & Family

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
93
Virginia Average
112
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Virginia
89.93%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
83
Virginia Average
102
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Virginia
20 (7.19%)
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
Virginia
33 (11.87%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 09/10/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 08/30/2007 - Health Survey
  • 08/24/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 08/17/2006 - Health Survey
  • 08/11/2005 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 08/05/2005 - Health Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.36
Virginia Average
0.58
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
1.64
Virginia Average
2.17
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
0.61
Virginia Average
1.00
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
0.97
Virginia Average
1.58
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
67.00%
Virginia
84.14%
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
11.00%
Virginia
19.76%
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.

This Provider This Provider
5.00%
Virginia
14.97%
United States
12.83%

Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained

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

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Virginia
2.87%
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
61.00%
Virginia
56.95%
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
1.00%
Virginia
6.04%
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
9.00%
Virginia
11.34%
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
33.00%
Virginia
64.30%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Virginia
2.42%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
7.00%
Virginia
17.95%
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
2.00%
Virginia
71.22%
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
3.00%
Virginia
3.66%
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
35.00%
Virginia
17.84%
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
5.00%
Virginia
5.06%
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%
Virginia
16.00%
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%
Virginia
11.05%
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
10.00%
Virginia
61.85%
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
29.00%
Virginia
18.09%
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
66
Virginia Average
188
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
52
Virginia Average
173
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
2,752
Virginia Average
6,439
United States Average
4,470

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
$688,527
Virginia Average
$1,792,423
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
$250
Virginia Average
$278
United States Average
$295

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
$10,432
Virginia Average
$9,536
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
$13,241
Virginia Average
$10,364
United States Average
$10,652

Deficiencies

09/10/2007 - Building Contruction

09/10/2007 - Building Contruction
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Building Contruction
Issue:
a two-hour-resistant firewall in common walls.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/10/2007
Date Fixed:
09/12/2007

09/10/2007 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

09/10/2007 - 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:
09/10/2007
Date Fixed:
09/24/2007

09/10/2007 - Electrical

09/10/2007 - 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:
09/10/2007
Date Fixed:
09/24/2007

09/10/2007 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

09/10/2007 - 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:
09/10/2007
Date Fixed:
09/24/2007

09/10/2007 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

09/10/2007 - 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:
09/10/2007
Date Fixed:
10/05/2007

09/10/2007 - Exits and Egress

09/10/2007 - 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:
09/10/2007
Date Fixed:
10/05/2007

09/10/2007 - Corridor Walls and Doors

09/10/2007 - 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:
09/10/2007
Date Fixed:
09/11/2007

08/30/2007 - Pharmacy Service

08/30/2007 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/30/2007 - Pharmacy Service

08/30/2007 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
1) Make sure that residents who take drugs are not given too many doses or for too long; 2) make sure that the use of drugs is carefully watched; or 3) stop or change drugs that cause unwanted effects.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/30/2007 - Mistreatment

08/30/2007 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/30/2007 - Mistreatment

08/30/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/30/2007 - Administration

08/30/2007 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Keep accurate and appropriate medical records.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/30/2007 - Environmental

08/30/2007 - 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:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/30/2007 - Quality Care

08/30/2007 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/30/2007 - Resident Assessment

08/30/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/30/2007 - Resident Assessment

08/30/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure all assessments are accurate, coordinated by an RN, done by the right professional, and are signed by the person completing them.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
08/30/2007
Date Fixed:
10/14/2007

08/24/2006 - Hazardous Area

08/24/2006 - 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:
08/24/2006
Date Fixed:
11/03/2006

08/24/2006 - Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas

08/24/2006 - 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:
08/24/2006
Date Fixed:
11/03/2006

08/24/2006 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

08/24/2006 - 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:
08/24/2006
Date Fixed:
11/03/2006

08/17/2006 - Quality Care

08/17/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/17/2006
Date Fixed:
10/01/2006

08/17/2006 - Resident Assessment

08/17/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/17/2006
Date Fixed:
10/01/2006

08/17/2006 - Mistreatment

08/17/2006 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/17/2006
Date Fixed:
10/01/2006

08/17/2006 - Resident Assessment

08/17/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/17/2006
Date Fixed:
10/01/2006

08/11/2005 - Building Service Equipment

08/11/2005 - 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:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/11/2005 - Interior Finish

08/11/2005 - Interior Finish
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Interior Finish
Issue:
fire-resistant interior walls.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/11/2005 - Hazardous Area

08/11/2005 - 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:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/11/2005 - Exits and Egress

08/11/2005 - 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:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/11/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems

08/11/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Fire Alarm Systems
Issue:
an approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
12/12/2005

08/11/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems

08/11/2005 - Fire Alarm Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Fire Alarm Systems
Issue:
properly maintained smoke detectors.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/11/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems

08/11/2005 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Issue:
portable fire extinguishers.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/11/2005 - Building Service Equipment

08/11/2005 - 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:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/11/2005 - Electrical

08/11/2005 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/11/2005 - Electrical

08/11/2005 - 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:
08/11/2005
Date Fixed:
11/04/2005

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Tell each resident who can get Medicaid benefits about 1) which items and services Medicaid covers and which the resident must pay for; or 2) how to apply for Medicaid, along with the names and addresses of State groups that can help.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Administration

08/05/2005 - Administration
Type:
Health
Category:
Administration
Issue:
Follow all laws and professional standards.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Resident Assessment

08/05/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Resident Assessment

08/05/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Quality Care

08/05/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident a special diet to help when there is a nutritional problem.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Environmental

08/05/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Quality Care

08/05/2005 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Resident Assessment

08/05/2005 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
1) Develop a complete care plan within 7 days of each resident's admission; 2) prepare a care plan with the care team, including the primary nurse, doctor, resident or resident's family or representative; or 3) check and update the care plan.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Mistreatment

08/05/2005 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Mistreatment

08/05/2005 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Let residents give themselves their drugs if they are able.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Keep each resident's personal and medical records private and confidential.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Quickly give a resident's personal money to the heads of his or her estate after the resident's death.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/05/2005 - Resident Rights

08/05/2005 - 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:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2005
Date Fixed:
09/16/2005

08/19/2004 - Quality Care

08/19/2004 - 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:
Actual harm
Date Found:
08/19/2004
Date Fixed:
10/03/2004

08/19/2004 - Quality Care

08/19/2004 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/19/2004
Date Fixed:
10/03/2004

08/19/2004 - Resident Rights

08/19/2004 - 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:
08/19/2004
Date Fixed:
10/03/2004

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Buena Vista at a Glance

Buena Vista has a total population of 6,349, of which 1,426 are children under the age of 18 and 1,034 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 37.9.

Total Population:
6,349
Median Age:
37.9
Males:
2,944 (46.4%)
Female:
3,405 (53.6%)
Children (0-17):
1,426 (22.5%)
Adults (18-64):
3,889 (61.3%)
Seniors (65+):
1,034 (16.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Buena Vista
Married:
2,959 (46.6%)
Divorced:
518 (8.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Buena Vista
Hispanic Ethnicity:
64 (1.01%)
White:
5,940 (93.56%)
African American:
305 (4.80%)
Asian:
27 (0.43%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.02%)
Indian:
19 (0.30%)
Other:
5 (0.08%)
Two or More:
52 (0.82%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Buena Vista

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.43, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.43 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
4
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
2
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $39,449 while the median household income is $32,410. Roughly 9.88% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$39,449
Household Income:
$32,410
In Poverty:
9.88%

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