Most Recent Deficiencies for COTTESMORE OF LIFE CARE

Updated as of August 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
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. 2019-02-21
Ensure that corridors are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke. 2019-02-21
Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment. 2019-02-21
Ensure receptacles at patient bed locations and where general anesthesia is administered, are tested after initial installation, replacement or servicing. 2019-02-21
Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords. 2019-02-21
Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 2019-02-21
Ensure that personnel concerned with handling of medical gases and cylinders are trained on the risk. 2019-02-21
Have a registered nurse on duty 8 hours a day; and select a registered nurse to be the director of nurses on a full time basis. 2020-02-13
Honor the resident's right to and the facility must promote and facilitate resident self-determination through support of resident choice. 2019-02-22
Provide care and assistance to perform activities of daily living for any resident who is unable. 2019-02-22
Provide appropriate pressure ulcer care and prevent new ulcers from developing. 2019-02-22
Ensure each resident?s drug regimen must be free from unnecessary drugs. 2019-02-22
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. 2019-02-22
Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards. 2019-02-22
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents. 2019-01-25
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined clinically appropriate. 2018-03-20
PASARR screening for Mental disorders or Intellectual Disabilities 2018-03-20
Provide pharmaceutical services to meet the needs of each resident and employ or obtain the services of a licensed pharmacist. 2018-03-20
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. 2018-03-20
Ensure each resident receives and the facility provides food prepared in a form designed to meet individual needs. 2018-03-20
Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards. 2018-03-20
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 2017-04-12