Alameda Hospital D/P Snf

2070 Clinton Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Alameda County
Phone: 510-814-4049
Provider Number: 555381
Last Inspection: 03/21/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
181
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
161
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
20
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
89%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Government - Hospital district
Within a Hospital?
Within Hospital?
YES

State Inspection Deficiencies About State Inspection Deficiencies

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Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • CA
  • USA
  • 44
  • 22
  • 30
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 44
  • 34
  • 36
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/21/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/16/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/16/2014
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 5/16/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 5/16/2014
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/16/2014
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 5/16/2014
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 : Potential 3 5/16/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/16/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Actual 4 5/16/2014
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/16/2014
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Actual 4 5/16/2014
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Pattern : Potential 3 5/16/2014
 

12/17/2012 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 1/17/2013
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/17/2013
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/17/2013
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 1/17/2013
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 1/17/2013
Failed To: Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/17/2013
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/17/2013
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/17/2013
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 1/17/2013
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/17/2013
 

10/21/2011 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/21/2011
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/21/2011
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 11/21/2011
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 11/21/2011
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 11/21/2011
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/21/2011
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 11/21/2011
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 11/21/2011
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/21/2011
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/21/2011
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 11/21/2011


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

6/4/2013 Investigation

 
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/4/2013
 

11/14/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 : Actual 4 1/3/2013
 

8/21/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/20/2012
Failed To: Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/20/2012

 

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 161 68.94 84.10
Registered Nurses 1.19 0.93 0.89
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.84 0.75 0.92
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.66 2.57 2.61
Total Staff Hours 4.70 4.25 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 8 7 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 1 1 1
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 1 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 4 5 5
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 9 15 15
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 7 4 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 9 7 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 10 4 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 2 0 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 24 13 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 4 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 37 41 44
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 3 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 16 14 15
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 19 25 19
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 16 18 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 1 0