Essex Meadows Health Center

30 Bokum Rd
Essex, CT 06426
Middlesex County
Phone: 860-767-7201
Provider Number: 075322
Last Inspection: 04/10/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
45
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
41
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
4
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
91%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare
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
  • CT
  • USA
  • 5
  • 19
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 5
  • 7
  • 3
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

4/10/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 4/30/2015
 

3/19/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/30/2014
Failed To: Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/30/2014
 

1/31/2013 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 3/14/2013


 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg CT State Avg
Number of Residents 41 75.63 104.58
Registered Nurses 1.85 1.08 0.89
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.37 0.69 0.75
Certified Nursing Assistants 3.41 2.58 2.43
Total Staff Hours 5.63 4.35 4.07

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% CT State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 0 3 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 0 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 7 7 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 29 20 18
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 0 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 4 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 4 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 13 15 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 1 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 5 3 3
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 70 45 43
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 4 14 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 13 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 17 18
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 1 0