Kindred Transitional Care & Rehab-Westborough

8 Colonial Drive
Westborough, MA 01581
Worcester County
Phone: 508-366-9131
Provider Number: 225242
Last Inspection: 11/09/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
117
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
103
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
14
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
88%
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

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Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • MA
  • USA
  • 44
  • 15
  • 11
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 44
  • 18
  • 11
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

11/9/2015 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 12/23/2015
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/23/2015
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Pattern : Potential 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/23/2015
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Make sure that each residents' abilities in activities of daily living do not decline, unless unavoidable. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2015
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 12/23/2015
 

8/27/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/9/2014
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/9/2014
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/9/2014
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/9/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 10/9/2014
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/9/2014
 

7/2/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/8/2013
Failed To: Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/8/2013
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/8/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

6/9/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide care for each resident in a way that maintains or improves their quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/30/2015
 

5/6/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Help and prepare each resident for a safe and easy discharge or transfer from the nursing home. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/9/2014

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg MA State Avg
Number of Residents 103 101.91 98.56
Registered Nurses 0.85 0.87 0.93
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.80 0.85 0.80
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.11 2.39 2.35
Total Staff Hours 3.76 4.11 4.08

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% MA State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 7 5 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 5 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 27 19 19
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 1 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 5 5 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 8 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 1 1 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 12 14 15
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 6 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 1 4 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 41 55 52
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 3 2 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 14 19 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 31 19 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 23 15 14
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 5 1 1