Sea Cliff Healthcare Center

18811 Florida St
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Orange County
Phone: 714-847-3515
Provider Number: 555249
Last Inspection: 03/11/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
182
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
156
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
26
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
86%
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
  • 72
  • 42
  • 31
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 72
  • 63
  • 102
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/11/2015 Inspection

 
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 6/18/2015
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/18/2015
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Potential 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Provide adequate and comfortable lighting levels in all areas. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 5/4/2015
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/18/2015
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/18/2015
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 5/4/2015
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Make sure that all required doctor visits are made personally. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/18/2015
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/9/2015
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/18/2015
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/4/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/18/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/18/2015
Failed To: Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/4/2015
 

2/11/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. Pattern : Potential 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Widespread : Potential 4 3/10/2014
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/10/2014
Failed To: Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Develop a post-discharge plan with the resident and family for the resident's care after leaving the nursing home. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor. Pattern : Potential 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: 1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/10/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/10/2014
 

12/21/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Widespread : Potential 4 4/11/2013
Failed To: Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/11/2013
Failed To: Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge. Pattern : Potential 3 2/7/2013
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 4/11/2013
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/11/2013
Failed To: Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Provide proper discharge planning and communication, of the resident's health status and summary of the resident's nursing home stay. Pattern : Potential 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 4/25/2013
Failed To: Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/11/2013
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 4/11/2013
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 : Actual 4 2/7/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
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 4/11/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 4/25/2013
Failed To: Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Actual 4 4/11/2013
Failed To: Provide enough power supply for lighting all entrances and exits; equipment for fire detection and alarm systems, and extinguishers. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/7/2013
Failed To: Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/7/2013
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Widespread : Potential 4 2/7/2013
Failed To: Have enough backup water supply for essential areas of the nursing home. Widespread : Minimal 5 2/7/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/11/2013
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/11/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

10/15/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Make sure that all required doctor visits are made personally. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/30/2015
 

6/24/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/18/2015
 

6/15/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 7/9/2015
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/9/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/9/2015
 

3/26/2015 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 4/18/2015
 

3/12/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 4/12/2015
 

1/5/2015 Investigation

 
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 1/26/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/26/2015
 

12/16/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 1/10/2015
 

12/3/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/27/2014
 

7/18/2014 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 8/18/2014
Failed To: Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/18/2014
Failed To: Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/18/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/18/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/18/2014
 

4/29/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Develop a post-discharge plan with the resident and family for the resident's care after leaving the nursing home. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/15/2014
 

10/4/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 10/21/2013

 

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 156 87.39 84.73
Registered Nurses 0.79 0.90 0.87
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.00 1.20 0.98
Certified Nursing Assistants 3.08 2.62 2.61
Total Staff Hours 3.87 4.72 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 6 5 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 1 1
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 7 5 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 6 8 13
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 0 2 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 4 2 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 23 4 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 1 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 13 7 11
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 3 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 3 3 3
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 70 54 44
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 3 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 5 9 12
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 24 13 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 44 15 18
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 2 0 0