Plymouth Manor Care Center

954 7th Avenue Se
Le Mars, IA 51031
Plymouth County
Phone: 712-546-7831
Provider Number: 165311
Last Inspection: 06/18/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
65
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
50
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
15
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
77%
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

Findings in these inspections do not present a complete picture of the quality of care provided. Information in this database should be interpreted carefully and used in conjunction with other sources, as well as a visit to the nursing home. We suggest you use our Nursing Home Checklist to help evaluate the nursing homes you plan to visit.


Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • IA
  • USA
  • 12
  • 13
  • 12
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 12
  • 16
  • 23
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

6/18/2015 Inspection

 
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 7/13/2015
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 7/13/2015
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 7/13/2015
Failed To: Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/13/2015
 

4/10/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 5/7/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/7/2014
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/7/2014
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/7/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/7/2014
 

2/14/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Pattern : Potential 3 3/4/2013
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/4/2013
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/4/2013
Failed To: Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. Pattern : Potential 3 3/4/2013
Failed To: Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor. Widespread : Potential 4 3/4/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/4/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/4/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

8/27/2014 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 8/28/2014
 

5/20/2014 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 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 50 44.00 55.24
Registered Nurses 0.52 0.66 0.78
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.63 0.52 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.24 2.17 2.35
Total Staff Hours 3.40 3.35 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 5 2 3
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 23 8 5
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 4 5 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 13 22 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 12 10 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 1 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 1 2
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 1 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 27 17 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 13 6 4
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 9 5 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 41 35 39
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 0 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 18 21 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 11 12 13
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 12 15
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 3 1 1