Fairview Health And Rehabilitation Center

1028 Bessemer Rd
Birmingham, AL 35228
Jefferson County
Phone: 205-923-1777
Provider Number: 015303
Last Inspection: 11/04/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
163
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
128
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
35
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
79%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For profit - Corporation
Within a Hospital?
Within Hospital?
NO

State Inspection Deficiencies About State Inspection Deficiencies

Findings in these inspections do not present a complete picture of the quality of care provided. Information in this database should be interpreted carefully and used in conjunction with other sources, as well as a visit to the nursing home. We suggest you use our Nursing Home Checklist to help evaluate the nursing homes you plan to visit.


Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • AL
  • USA
  • 28
  • 19
  • 16
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 28
  • 26
  • 33
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

11/4/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/8/2014
Failed To: Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. Widespread : Potential 4 12/8/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 12/8/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/8/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/8/2014
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/8/2014
Failed To: 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/8/2014
Failed To: Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/8/2014
 

11/15/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/15/2013
Failed To: Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. Isolated : Actual 4 12/15/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/15/2013
Failed To: Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. Widespread : Potential 4 12/15/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 12/15/2013
Failed To: Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. Widespread : Potential 4 12/15/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/15/2013
 

10/26/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Let each resident or the resident's legal representative access or purchase copies of all the resident's records. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/29/2012
Failed To: Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/29/2012
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/29/2012
Failed To: Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible. Widespread : Potential 4 11/29/2012
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Widespread : Potential 4 11/29/2012
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/29/2012
Failed To: Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/29/2012
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/29/2012
Failed To: Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/29/2012
Failed To: Keep all essential equipment working safely. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/29/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

These deficiencies resulted from complaints investigated by the state inspectors and substantiated.

 

1/23/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/18/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Immediate 5 12/2/2014
Failed To: Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/18/2015
 

4/4/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/30/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/30/2013

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg AL State Avg
Number of Residents 128 97.00 100.33
Registered Nurses 0.65 0.63 0.68
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.92 0.96 1.02
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.86 2.39 2.63
Total Staff Hours 3.43 3.98 4.33

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% AL State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 5 6 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 4 8 8
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 23 21 20
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 5 5 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 64 17 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 23 12 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 24 13 13
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 3 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 1 5 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 70 46 39
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 3 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 8 11 14
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 42 32 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 36 30 18
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 0