Northern Mahaska Specialty Care

2401 Crestview Drive
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Mahaska County
Phone: 641-673-3000
Provider Number: 165274
Last Inspection: 03/05/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
63
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
60
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
3
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
95%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Non 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
  • 3
  • 8
  • 12
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 3
  • 0
  • 0
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/5/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/30/2015


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

6/16/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/29/2015
 

12/4/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/24/2014
 

2/27/2014 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 : Actual 4 3/19/2014

 

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 60 66.67 55.24
Registered Nurses 0.69 0.64 0.78
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.37 0.38 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.96 1.98 2.35
Total Staff Hours 3.02 2.99 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 1 1 3
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 6 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 12 5
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 4 5 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 7 11 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 13 8 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 0 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 0 2
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 17 16 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 5 4 4
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 2 6 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 54 51 39
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 0 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 11 11 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 6 3 13
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 3 24 15
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 1