Arbors At Michigan City

1101 E Coolspring Ave
Michigan City, IN 46360
La Porte County
Phone: 219-874-5211
Provider Number: 155156
Last Inspection: 12/05/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
180
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
141
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
39
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
78%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Government - City/county
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
  • IN
  • USA
  • 59
  • 31
  • 18
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 59
  • 31
  • 39
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

12/5/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/26/2015
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 3/13/2015
Failed To: Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/26/2015
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/26/2015
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/26/2015
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/26/2015
Failed To: Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/26/2015
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/26/2015
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/26/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/13/2015
Failed To: Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/26/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/13/2015
Failed To: Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/26/2015
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/13/2015
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/26/2015
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 3/13/2015
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/26/2015
 

11/7/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/6/2013
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 12/6/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/6/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 11/22/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/22/2013
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/6/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 11/29/2013
Failed To: Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/19/2013
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/29/2013
 

8/27/2012 Inspection

 
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 9/26/2012
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/26/2012
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/26/2012
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 9/26/2012
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 9/26/2012
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 9/26/2012
Failed To: Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/26/2012
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/26/2012
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/26/2012
Failed To: Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/26/2012
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Widespread : Minimal 5 9/26/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

5/28/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/12/2015
 

2/26/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 3/13/2015
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 3/13/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/13/2015
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 3/13/2015
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 3/13/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/13/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/13/2015
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/13/2015
 

1/13/2015 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 : Actual 4 3/13/2015
 

12/18/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/13/2015
 

10/23/2014 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 11/22/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 11/22/2014
 

10/7/2014 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 : Minimal 3 10/27/2014
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/27/2014
 

8/12/2014 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 9/5/2014
 

6/5/2014 Investigation

 
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 6/13/2014
 

2/27/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/28/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/28/2014
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/8/2014
 

7/10/2013 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 7/17/2013
 

7/1/2013 Investigation

 
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 7/15/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Actual 4 7/16/2013
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/15/2013
Failed To: Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/15/2013
Failed To: Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/15/2013
 

5/17/2013 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 6/10/2013
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/7/2013
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 6/7/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 6/10/2013
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/10/2013

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg IN State Avg
Number of Residents 141 91.20 72.40
Registered Nurses 0.40 0.90 0.94
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.80 0.75 0.93
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.03 2.15 2.20
Total Staff Hours 3.23 3.80 4.07

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% IN State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 10 6 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 3 2 6
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 6 7 8
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 25 17 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 5 4 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 10 4 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 8 7 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 1 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 11 16 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 1 3 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 4 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 46 52 48
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 2 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 21 10 16
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 40 26 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 34 25 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 0 1