Most Recent Deficiencies for SWEET BAY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER

Updated as of March 01, 2020

The list is based on the information provided by CMS from both standard inspections and from complaints filed by residents.

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Deficiency Deficiency Date
Create arrangements with other facilities to receive patients. 2018-02-20
Establish emergency prep training and testing. 2018-02-20
Establish staff and initial training requirements. 2018-02-20
Conduct testing and exercise requirements. 2018-02-20
Provide properly protected cooking facilities. 2018-02-20
Have restrictions on the use of portable space heaters. 2018-02-20
Provide properly protected cooking facilities. 2017-01-18
Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems. 2017-01-18
Have properly sized and located compartments to protect residents from smoke. 2017-01-18
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 2015-12-15
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour. 2015-12-15
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system. 2015-12-15
Exits that are accessible at all times. 2015-12-15
Rooms that can be unlocked from inside without a key. 2015-12-15
Proper backup exit lighting. 2015-12-15
Properly located and lighted "Exit" signs. 2015-12-15
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems. 2015-12-15
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system. 2015-12-15
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 2015-12-15
Posted "No-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed. 2015-12-15
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions. 2015-12-15
Properly protected cooking facilities. 2015-12-15
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 2015-12-15
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 2015-12-15
Proper power supply for life support equipment. 2015-12-15
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 2015-12-15
Honor the resident's right to a dignified existence, self-determination, communication, and to exercise his or her rights. 2018-02-22
Honor the resident's right to a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment, including but not limited to receiving treatment and supports for daily living safely. 2018-02-22
Provide timely notification to the resident, and if applicable to the resident representative and ombudsman, before transfer or discharge, including appeal rights. 2018-02-22
Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident?s preferences and goals. 2018-02-22
Safeguard resident-identifiable information and/or maintain medical records on each resident that are in accordance with accepted professional standards. 2018-02-22
Have a plan that describes the process for conducting QAPI and QAA activities. 2018-02-22
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 2017-01-20
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 2017-01-20
Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed. 2017-01-20
Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. 2017-01-20
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. 2017-01-20
Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge. 2017-09-21
Establish and follow a written policy that permits a resident to return to the nursing home after hospitalization or therapeutic leave that exceeds bed-hold policy. 2017-09-21
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 2017-09-21
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 2017-09-21
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. 2017-09-21
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 2017-09-21
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 2017-09-21
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 2015-12-17
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 2015-12-17
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 2015-12-17
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 2015-12-17
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 2015-12-17