Avante At Melbourne Inc

1420 South Oak Street
Melbourne, FL 32901
Brevard County
Phone: 321-723-3215
Provider Number: 105671
Last Inspection: 02/13/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
110
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
87
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
23
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
79%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
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
  • FL
  • USA
  • 25
  • 11
  • 16
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 25
  • 24
  • 22
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

2/13/2015 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 3/9/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/9/2015
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/9/2015
Failed To: Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/9/2015
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/9/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/30/2015
Failed To: Keep all essential equipment working safely. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/9/2015
Failed To: Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/30/2015
 

1/24/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/24/2014
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/24/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 2/24/2014
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/24/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/24/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/24/2014
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 2/24/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/24/2014
 

12/21/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/21/2013
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/21/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/21/2013
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 1/21/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/21/2013
Failed To: Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/21/2013
Failed To: Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/21/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

2/13/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/6/2015

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg FL State Avg
Number of Residents 87 117.25 106.44
Registered Nurses 0.86 0.75 0.76
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.97 0.90 0.95
Certified Nursing Assistants 3.08 2.82 2.79
Total Staff Hours 4.90 4.46 4.50

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% FL State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 3 4 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 3 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 1 1 1
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 3 7 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 22 21 18
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 1 5 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 2 5 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 6 7 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 2 1 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 9 14 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 1 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 0 4 5
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 38 47 51
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 2 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 5 12 14
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 22 10 12
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 23 12 15
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 0 0