Fountains, The

1260 Williams Way
Yuba City, CA 95991
Sutter County
Phone: 530-751-4888
Provider Number: 555430
Last Inspection: 02/28/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
145
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
140
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
5
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
97%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Non 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
  • 32
  • 46
  • 30
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 32
  • 27
  • 6
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

2/28/2014 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/9/2014
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/9/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/9/2014
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 4/9/2014
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/9/2014
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/9/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/9/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/9/2014
Failed To: Employ or obtain outside professional resources to provide services in the nursing home when the facility does not employ a qualified professional to furnish a required service. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/9/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/9/2014
 

2/28/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/4/2013
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 4/4/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/4/2013
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 4/4/2013
Failed To: Offer other nutritional food to each resident who will not eat the food served. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/4/2013
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 4/4/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/4/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Widespread : Minimal 5 4/4/2013
 

1/26/2012 Inspection

 
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 2/16/2012
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/16/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

8/20/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/8/2014
 

2/7/2014 Investigation

 
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 4/15/2014
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 4/15/2014
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
 

1/13/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/30/2014
 

5/24/2012 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 6/21/2012
 

3/6/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 5/7/2012

 

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 140 99.00 84.39
Registered Nurses 0.51 0.55 0.89
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.83 0.77 0.93
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.47 2.51 2.58
Total Staff Hours 3.82 3.83 4.40

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 4 4 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 2 1
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 4 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 6 5 5
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 18 19 15
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 6 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 1 7 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 2 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 3 1 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 18 15 11
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 4 2 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 8 5 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 58 43 44
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 29 16 15
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 4 19 19
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 9 18 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 0 0