Most Recent Deficiencies for WESTCHESTER CENTER FOR REHABILITATION & NURSING

Updated as of January 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
Provide a means of sharing information on occupancy/needs. 2019-07-17
Have stairways and smokeproof enclosures used as exits that meet safety requirements. 2019-07-17
Provide properly protected cooking facilities. 2019-07-17
Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems. 2019-07-17
Ensure heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions. 2019-07-17
Have elevators that firefighters can control in the event of a fire. 2019-07-17
Have simulated fire drills held at unexpected times. 2019-07-17
Ensure that building systems meet requirements determined by risk assessment procedures performed by qualified personnel. 2019-07-17
Ensure receptacles at patient bed locations and where general anesthesia is administered, are tested after initial installation, replacement or servicing. 2019-07-17
Have a battery powered remote alarm panel in a location accessible by operating personnel. 2019-07-17
Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds. 2019-07-17
Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords. 2019-07-17
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. 2017-10-25
Have protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building. 2017-10-25
Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system. 2017-10-25
Install an approved automatic sprinkler system. 2017-10-25
Properly select, install, inspect, or maintain portable fire extinguishes. 2017-10-25
Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 2017-10-25
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system. 2016-08-09
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order. 2016-08-09
Provide timely notification to the resident, and if applicable to the resident representative and ombudsman, before transfer or discharge, including appeal rights. 2019-07-17
Develop and implement a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. 2019-07-17
Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident?s preferences and goals. 2019-07-17
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents. 2019-07-17
Provide appropriate care for residents who are continent or incontinent of bowel/bladder, appropriate catheter care, and appropriate care to prevent urinary tract infections. 2019-07-17
Provide pharmaceutical services to meet the needs of each resident and employ or obtain the services of a licensed pharmacist. 2019-07-17
Ensure each resident?s drug regimen must be free from unnecessary drugs. 2019-07-17
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. 2019-07-17
Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards. 2019-07-17
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . 2017-10-25
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 2017-10-25
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 2017-10-25
Have a detailed, written plan for disasters and emergencies, such as fire, severe weather, and missing residents. 2017-10-25
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 2016-08-09
Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances. 2016-08-09
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 2016-08-09
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 2016-08-09