Candlewood Valley Health And R

30 Park Ln East
New Milford, CT 06776
Litchfield County
Phone: 860-355-0971
Provider Number: 075416
Last Inspection: 02/23/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
148
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
129
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
19
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
87%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For profit - Corporation
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
  • 14
  • 23
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 14
  • 18
  • 21
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

2/23/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/23/2015
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 2/23/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2015
 

3/20/2014 Inspection

 
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 4/15/2014
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Potential 3 4/15/2014
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 4/15/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
Failed To: Make sure that paid feeding assistants 1) completed training; 2) work under the supervision of a RN or LPN; and 3) feed only residents who have no complicated feeding problems. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
 

4/18/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/9/2013
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/9/2013
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 5/9/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 5/9/2013
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 5/9/2013
Failed To: Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/9/2013
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 5/9/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

10/11/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/12/2012
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/16/2012
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 10/16/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 10/16/2012
Failed To: Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility. Isolated : Actual 4 10/16/2012

 

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 129 86.27 105.54
Registered Nurses 1.43 1.04 0.91
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.56 0.57 0.74
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.90 2.38 2.45
Total Staff Hours 4.89 3.99 4.10

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 6 4 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 5 3 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 3 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 8 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 18 21 20
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 1 7 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 12 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 1 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 11 17 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 1 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 3 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 52 46 43
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 1 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 2 17 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 3 12 19
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 14 18
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 1 0