Harmony House Health Care Cent

2950 West Shaulis Road
Waterloo, IA 50701
Black Hawk County
Phone: 319-234-4495
Provider Number: 165152
Last Inspection: 09/17/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
70
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
63
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
7
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
90%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
None
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
  • IA
  • USA
  • 10
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  • 12
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Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 10
  • 16
  • 0
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

9/17/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/28/2015
Failed To: Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/28/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/28/2015
 

7/3/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/30/2014
Failed To: Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/30/2014
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/30/2014
Failed To: Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/30/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/30/2014


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

3/3/2015 Investigation

 
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 : Immediate 5 3/18/2015
 

3/19/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 unknown

 

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 63 86.91 55.24
Registered Nurses 0.66 0.68 0.78
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.59 0.76 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.01 2.31 2.35
Total Staff Hours 3.26 3.75 3.73

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% IA State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 6 2 3
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 1 7 5
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 4 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 40 26 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 6 8 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 1 1 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 3 1 2
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 9 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 13 17 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 3 4
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 10 4 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 22 43 39
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 14 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 31 17 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 33 9 13
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 4 12 15