Vernon Manor Health Care Center

180 Regan Road
Vernon, CT 06066
Tolland County
Phone: 860-871-0385
Provider Number: 075334
Last Inspection: 05/09/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
120
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
108
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
12
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
90%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For profit - Partnership
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
  • CT
  • USA
  • 24
  • 22
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 24
  • 45
  • 24
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

5/9/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: 1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/20/2014
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/20/2014
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 6/20/2014
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/20/2014
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/20/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 6/20/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/20/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/20/2014
 

6/27/2013 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 8/8/2013
Failed To: Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
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 8/8/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Provide at least one room set aside to use as a resident dining room and for activities, that is a good size, with good lighting, air flow and furniture. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
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 8/8/2013
 

5/24/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/5/2012
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Widespread : Potential 4 7/5/2012
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/5/2012
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 7/5/2012
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/5/2012
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 7/5/2012
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/16/2012


 

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 108 114.40 105.57
Registered Nurses 0.66 0.85 0.92
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.96 0.80 0.74
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.47 2.54 2.45
Total Staff Hours 4.08 4.19 4.11

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 3 3 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 1 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 7 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 22 19 20
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 3 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 3 5
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 1 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 21 21 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 4 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 3 4 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 68 54 43
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 1 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 18 24 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 4 7 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 12 7 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 0