Williamstown Commons Nursing & Rehab

25 Adams Road
Williamstown, MA 01267
Berkshire County
Phone: 413-458-2111
Provider Number: 225341
Last Inspection: 05/15/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
180
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
139
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
41
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
77%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
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
  • MA
  • USA
  • 3
  • 8
  • 10
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2011
  • 3
  • 9
  • 7
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

5/15/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/29/2014
 

3/5/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/19/2013
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 4/19/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/19/2013
 

12/29/2011 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/12/2012
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 2/12/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

6/7/2013 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 7/26/2013
 

8/21/2012 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 8/21/2012

 

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 139 96.87 99.19
Registered Nurses 0.72 0.88 0.91
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 1.11 0.86 0.80
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.35 2.32 2.35
Total Staff Hours 4.18 4.06 4.06

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 1 4 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 4 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 2 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 2 5 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 9 25 20
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 1 4 5
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 2 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 1 3 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 10 16 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 3 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 3 5
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 54 40 51
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 2 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 6 13 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 2 9 15
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 6 12
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 0