Golden Livingcenter - Dunwoody

5470 Meridian Mark Road, Bldg E
Atlanta, GA 30342
Fulton County
Phone: 404-256-5131
Provider Number: 115270
Last Inspection: 09/26/2013

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
240
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
202
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
38
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
84%
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

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Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • GA
  • USA
  • 6
  • 7
  • 9
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2010
  • 6
  • 7
  • 9
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

9/26/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/10/2013
Failed To: Upon the death of a resident, convey the resident’s personal funds and an accounting of those funds to the appropriate party. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/10/2013
 

3/8/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/2/2012
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/2/2012
 

6/30/2010 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/13/2010
Failed To: Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/13/2010
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 8/13/2010


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

10/15/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give or get x-rays and other tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/11/2014
 

8/12/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2014
Failed To: Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/15/2014
 

3/14/2013 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 4/26/2013
 

5/15/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 6/26/2012
 

2/8/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/8/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 3/8/2012

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg GA State Avg
Number of Residents 202 137.67 95.10
Registered Nurses 1.19 0.56 0.53
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.66 1.09 1.05
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.10 2.39 2.14
Total Staff Hours 3.95 4.04 3.72

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% GA State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 14 7 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 1 1 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 4 8
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 8 6 8
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 16 14 20
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 1 3 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 14 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 13 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 4 18 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 3 5 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 68 54 44
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 3 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 7 11 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 3 31 16
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 31 15
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 1 1