Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque

250 Mercy Drive
Dubuque, IA 52001
Dubuque County
Phone: 563-589-8000
Provider Number: 165116
Last Inspection: 01/21/2016

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
29
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
10
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
19
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
34%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
None
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Non profit - Corporation
Within a Hospital?
Within Hospital?
YES

State Inspection Deficiencies About State Inspection Deficiencies

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Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • IA
  • USA
  • 9
  • 8
  • 12
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 9
  • 7
  • 0
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

1/21/2016 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 2/8/2016
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 2/8/2016
Failed To: Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. Pattern : Potential 3 2/8/2016
 

1/22/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Widespread : Potential 4 2/6/2015
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 2/6/2015


 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg IA State Avg
Number of Residents 10 74.36 55.24
Registered Nurses Not Available 0.73 0.78
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses Not Available 0.47 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants Not Available 2.34 2.35
Total Staff Hours Not Available 3.54 3.73

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% IA State Avg%
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 1 3
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 45 4 3
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 7 4 5
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 5 6 6
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 24 17