Franciscan Convalescent Hospital

3169 M Street
Merced, CA 95348
Merced County
Phone: 209-722-6231
Provider Number: 055979
Last Inspection: 02/06/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
71
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
61
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
10
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
86%
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

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Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • CA
  • USA
  • 20
  • 17
  • 30
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 20
  • 18
  • 0
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

2/6/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/13/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/13/2014
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/13/2014
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/13/2014
 

2/1/2013 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. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/22/2013
Failed To: Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/22/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/22/2013
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/22/2013
Failed To: Keep clinical record information safe. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/22/2013


 

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 61 60.90 84.10
Registered Nurses 0.89 0.63 0.89
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.51 0.62 0.92
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.58 2.55 2.61
Total Staff Hours 3.98 3.81 4.42

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 3 7 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 4 2 1
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 7 3 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 4 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 22 15 15
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 1 8 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 7 9 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 3 14 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 1 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 14 15 11
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 2 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 1 4 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 69 44 44
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 22 23 15
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 42 30 19
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 23 25 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 0