Most Recent Deficiencies for SAUNDERS MEDICAL CENTER

Updated as of October 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
Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system. 2019-08-06
Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems. 2019-08-06
Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords. 2019-08-06
Meet other general requirements that are deficient. 2019-08-06
Install emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours. 2017-02-13
Provide properly protected cooking facilities. 2017-02-13
Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords. 2017-02-13
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. 2019-08-08
Respond appropriately to all alleged violations. 2019-08-08
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. 2019-08-08
PASARR screening for Mental disorders or Intellectual Disabilities 2019-08-08
Develop and implement a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 2019-08-08
Develop the complete care plan within 7 days of the comprehensive assessment; and prepared, reviewed, and revised by a team of health professionals. 2019-08-08
Provide appropriate pressure ulcer care and prevent new ulcers from developing. 2019-08-08
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents. 2019-08-08
Provide enough nursing staff every day to meet the needs of every resident; and have a licensed nurse in charge on each shift. 2019-08-08
Ensure that nurses and nurse aides have the appropriate competencies to care for every resident in a way that maximizes each resident's well being. 2019-08-08
Ensure a licensed pharmacist perform a monthly drug regimen review, including the medical chart, following irregularity reporting guidelines in developed policies and procedures. 2019-08-08
Ensure each resident?s drug regimen must be free from unnecessary drugs. 2019-08-08
Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program. 2019-08-08
Give residents notice of Medicaid/Medicare coverage and potential liability for services not covered. 2018-04-10
Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards. 2018-04-10
Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program. 2018-04-10
Protect each resident from all types of abuse such as physical, mental, sexual abuse, physical punishment, and neglect by anybody. 2018-04-10
1) Hire only people with 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. 2017-02-14