Newark Manor Nursing Home

254 West Main Street
Newark, DE 19711
New Castle County
Phone: 302-731-5576
Provider Number: 08A020
Last Inspection: 08/17/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
67
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
62
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
5
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
93%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For profit - Individual
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
  • DE
  • USA
  • 66
  • 36
  • 38
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 66
  • 63
  • 32
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

8/17/2015 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 10/8/2015
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Widespread : Potential 4 10/8/2015
Failed To: Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents. Widespread : Potential 4 10/8/2015
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/8/2015
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/8/2015
Failed To: Provide adequate and comfortable lighting levels in all areas. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/8/2015
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/8/2015
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/8/2015
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 10/8/2015
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/8/2015
Failed To: Give the right treatment and services to residents who display physical or psychosocial problems adapting to changes in circumstances. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/8/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/8/2015
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 10/8/2015
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/8/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 10/8/2015
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 10/8/2015
Failed To: Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/8/2015
Failed To: Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/8/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/8/2015
 

7/22/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide adequate and comfortable lighting levels in all areas. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/7/2014
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/7/2014
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/7/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/7/2014
Failed To: Offer other nutritional food to each resident who will not eat the food served. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/7/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 11/7/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/7/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/7/2014
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 12/16/2014
Failed To: Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/7/2014
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 12/16/2014
Failed To: Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/16/2014
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/16/2014
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/16/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 12/16/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Actual 4 12/16/2014
Failed To: Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/16/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/16/2014
 

9/6/2012 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. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/15/2012
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2012
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/15/2012
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2012
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2012
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 10/15/2012
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2012
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2012
Failed To: Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

10/18/2013 Investigation

 
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 11/15/2013
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/15/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 11/15/2013
 

6/10/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/28/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 6/28/2013
Failed To: Give or get x-rays and other tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/28/2013

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg DE State Avg
Number of Residents 62 87.04 94.78
Registered Nurses 1.13 1.01 1.02
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.66 0.87 0.85
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.68 2.35 2.41
Total Staff Hours 4.47 4.23 4.28

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% DE State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 2 4 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 2 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 6 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 20 12 14
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 17 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 2 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 4 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 36 14 15
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 1 1
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 7 6 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 50 48 48
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 26 2 1
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 9 12 13
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 16 13