Most Recent Deficiencies for HOPKINS HEALTH SERVICES

Updated as of July 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
Have approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems. 2020-03-03
Conduct testing and exercise requirements. 2019-03-21
Add doors in an exit area that do not require the use of a key from the exit side unless in case of special locking arrangements. 2019-03-20
Have stairways and smokeproof enclosures used as exits that meet safety requirements. 2019-03-20
Have corridors or aisles that are unobstructed and are at least 8 feet in width. 2019-03-20
Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 2019-03-20
Have simulated fire drills held at unexpected times. 2019-03-20
Ensure proper storage of liquid oxygen. 2019-03-20
Meet other general requirements. 2018-01-11
Timely report suspected abuse, neglect, or theft and report the results of the investigation to proper authorities. 2019-09-25
Respond appropriately to all alleged violations. 2019-09-25
Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident?s preferences and goals. 2019-06-18
Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident?s preferences and goals. 2019-04-22
Develop the complete care plan within 7 days of the comprehensive assessment; and prepared, reviewed, and revised by a team of health professionals. 2020-02-28
Provide care and assistance to perform activities of daily living for any resident who is unable. 2020-02-28
Ensure drugs and biologicals used in the facility are labeled in accordance with currently accepted professional principles; and all drugs and biologicals must be stored in locked compartments, separately locked, compartments for controlled drugs. 2020-02-28
Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. 2020-02-28
Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards. 2020-02-28
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 2020-02-28
Timely report suspected abuse, neglect, or theft and report the results of the investigation to proper authorities. 2020-02-28
Respond appropriately to all alleged violations. 2020-02-28
Provide appropriate care for residents who are continent or incontinent of bowel/bladder, appropriate catheter care, and appropriate care to prevent urinary tract infections. 2020-02-28
Honor the resident's right to a dignified existence, self-determination, communication, and to exercise his or her rights. 2019-03-21
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 2019-03-21
Honor the resident's right to request, refuse, and/or discontinue treatment, to participate in or refuse to participate in experimental research, and to formulate an advance directive. 2019-03-21
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. 2019-03-21
Honor the resident's right to voice grievances without discrimination or reprisal and the facility must establish a grievance policy and make prompt efforts to resolve grievances. 2019-03-21
Notify the resident or the resident?s representative in writing how long the nursing home will hold the resident?s bed in cases of transfer to a hospital or therapeutic leave. 2019-03-21
Develop the complete care plan within 7 days of the comprehensive assessment; and prepared, reviewed, and revised by a team of health professionals. 2019-03-21
Plan the resident's discharge to meet the resident's goals and needs. 2019-03-21
Provide activities to meet all resident's needs. 2019-03-21
Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident?s preferences and goals. 2019-03-21
Provide appropriate pressure ulcer care and prevent new ulcers from developing. 2019-03-21
Provide enough food/fluids to maintain a resident's health. 2019-03-21
Provide the appropriate treatment and services to a resident who displays or is diagnosed with dementia. 2019-03-21
Implement gradual dose reductions(GDR) and non-pharmacological interventions, unless contraindicated, prior to initiating or instead of continuing psychotropic medication; and PRN orders for psychotropic medications are only used when the medication is necessary and PRN use is limited. 2019-03-21
Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards. 2019-03-21
Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program. 2019-03-21
Develop and implement policies and procedures for flu and pneumonia vaccinations. 2019-03-21
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 2019-03-21
Respond appropriately to all alleged violations. 2019-03-21
Provide care and assistance to perform activities of daily living for any resident who is unable. 2019-03-21
Develop and implement policies and procedures to prevent abuse, neglect, and theft. 2018-02-07
Timely report suspected abuse, neglect, or theft and report the results of the investigation to proper authorities. 2018-02-07
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined clinically appropriate. 2018-01-11
Honor the resident's right to request, refuse, and/or discontinue treatment, to participate in or refuse to participate in experimental research, and to formulate an advance directive. 2018-01-11
Provide activities to meet all resident's needs. 2018-01-11
Provide safe, appropriate dialysis care/services for a resident who requires such services. 2018-01-11
Provide pharmaceutical services to meet the needs of each resident and employ or obtain the services of a licensed pharmacist. 2018-01-11
Implement gradual dose reductions(GDR) and non-pharmacological interventions, unless contraindicated, prior to initiating or instead of continuing psychotropic medication; and PRN orders for psychotropic medications are only used when the medication is necessary and PRN use is limited. 2018-01-11
Ensure medication error rates are not 5 percent or greater. 2018-01-11
Ensure that residents are free from significant medication errors. 2018-01-11
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. 2018-01-11