Berkeley Pines Skilled Nursing Center

2223 Ashby Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
Alameda County
Phone: 510-649-6670
Provider Number: 055892
Last Inspection: 05/29/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
36
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
33
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
3
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
92%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
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
  • CA
  • USA
  • 23
  • 21
  • 31
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 23
  • 13
  • 28
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

5/29/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/24/2015
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/24/2015
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 6/24/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/24/2015
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 6/24/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/24/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/24/2015
 

7/16/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2014
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/8/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2014
 

5/10/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Pattern : Potential 3 5/31/2013
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Pattern : Potential 3 5/31/2013
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2013
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2013
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/31/2013
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

9/21/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/20/2015
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/20/2015
 

12/10/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Maintain comfortable and safe temperature levels. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/8/2014
 

10/23/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/22/2013

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg CA State Avg
Number of Residents 33 67.90 84.73
Registered Nurses 0.53 0.89 0.87
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.73 0.80 0.98
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.72 2.53 2.61
Total Staff Hours 3.97 4.23 4.46

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% CA State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 11 7 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 0 1 1
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 10 1 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 6 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 12 13 13
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 14 5 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 29 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 3 5 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 32 12 11
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 7 2 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 3 3 3
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 24 40 44
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 60 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 89 12 12
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 16 23 18