Idle Acre Convalescent

5044 Buffington Rd.
El Monte, CA 91732
Los Angeles County
Phone: 626-443-1351
Provider Number: 05A122
Last Inspection: 03/29/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
53
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
45
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
8
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
85%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
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
  • 16
  • 38
  • 31
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 16
  • 27
  • 24
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/29/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/8/2015
Failed To: 1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/8/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/8/2015
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/8/2015
Failed To: Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. Pattern : Potential 3 5/8/2015
 

12/9/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Widespread : Potential 4 1/22/2014
Failed To: Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/22/2014
Failed To: Ensure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/22/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/22/2014
Failed To: Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/8/2014
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/22/2014
Failed To: Have a detailed, written plan for disasters and emergencies, such as fire, severe weather, and missing residents. Widespread : Potential 4 1/22/2014
 

9/22/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/31/2012
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/31/2012
Failed To: Ensure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/31/2012
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/31/2012
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 10/31/2012
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/31/2012
Failed To: Keep all essential equipment working safely. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/31/2012


 

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 45 88.60 84.73
Registered Nurses 0.20 0.82 0.87
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.81 1.09 0.98
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.49 2.67 2.61
Total Staff Hours 3.50 4.57 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 3 6 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 1 1
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 1 5 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 41 14 13
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 0 3 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 7 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 1 1 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 9 9 11
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 0 3 3
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 17 43 44