East Los Angeles Doctors Hosp

4060 E. Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90023
Los Angeles County
Phone: 323-260-4230
Provider Number: 555255
Last Inspection: 08/02/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
25
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
22
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
3
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
88%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Family
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For profit - Corporation
Within a Hospital?
Within Hospital?
YES

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
  • 34
  • 38
  • 31
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 34
  • 17
  • 58
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

8/2/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 8/25/2015
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 8/25/2015
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 8/25/2015
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 8/25/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/25/2015
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/25/2015
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/25/2015
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/25/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/25/2015
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 8/25/2015
 

4/27/2014 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. Pattern : Potential 3 6/18/2014
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 6/18/2014
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 6/18/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/18/2014
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 6/18/2014
 

1/18/2013 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 2/27/2013
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/27/2013
Failed To: Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/27/2013
Failed To: Provide adequate and comfortable lighting levels in all areas. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/27/2013
Failed To: Maintain comfortable and safe temperature levels. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/27/2013
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/27/2013
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 2/27/2013
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 2/27/2013
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/27/2013
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 2/27/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 2/27/2013
Failed To: Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/27/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/27/2013
Failed To: Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/27/2013
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 2/27/2013
Failed To: Have enough backup water supply for essential areas of the nursing home. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/27/2013
Failed To: Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/27/2013


 

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 22 88.60 84.73
Registered Nurses 1.58 0.82 0.87
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 7.41 1.09 0.98
Certified Nursing Assistants 0.00 2.67 2.61
Total Staff Hours 9.00 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 19 6 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 0 1 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 2 5 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 5 14 13
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 5 3 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 7 5
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 17 6 5
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 5 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 9 9 11