Laurels Of Galesburg (The)

1080 N 35th Street
Galesburg, MI 49053
Kalamazoo County
Phone: 269-665-7043
Provider Number: 235483
Last Inspection: 07/31/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
93
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
85
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
8
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
91%
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
  • MI
  • USA
  • 22
  • 19
  • 20
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 22
  • 77
  • 30
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

7/31/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/15/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 9/15/2014
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 9/15/2014
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 9/15/2014
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Pattern : Minimal 4 9/15/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/15/2014
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 9/15/2014
 

10/4/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Make sure that nurse aides show they have the skills and techniques to be able to care for residents' needs. Widespread : Minimal 5 11/13/2013
Failed To: Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. Pattern : Actual 5 11/13/2013
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/13/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Immediate 6 11/13/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Widespread : Minimal 5 11/13/2013
Failed To: Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home, free of coercion and reprisal, and as citizens or residents of the United States. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/13/2013
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 11/13/2013
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 11/13/2013
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Immediate 5 11/13/2013
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/13/2013
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Pattern : Immediate 6 11/13/2013
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/13/2013
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 11/13/2013
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/13/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 11/13/2013
Failed To: Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/13/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 11/13/2013
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 11/13/2013
 

10/26/2012 Inspection

 
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 12/3/2012
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 12/3/2012
Failed To: Dispose of garbage and refuse properly. Widespread : Minimal 5 12/3/2012
Failed To: Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/3/2012
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/3/2012
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/3/2012
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Widespread : Minimal 5 12/3/2012
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/3/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

6/18/2014 Investigation

 
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 7/15/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/15/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/15/2014
 

3/30/2014 Investigation

 
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 4/15/2014
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
Failed To: Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
 

3/5/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 6/3/2014
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Actual 4 4/15/2014
Failed To: Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/15/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/3/2014
 

7/31/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/12/2013
 

6/28/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/7/2013
Failed To: Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. Isolated : Actual 4 8/7/2013
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/7/2013
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Actual 4 8/7/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 8/7/2013
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Actual 4 8/7/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/7/2013
Failed To: Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/7/2013
 

3/11/2013 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 4/16/2013
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/16/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/16/2013
 

8/30/2012 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 10/5/2012
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/5/2012
Failed To: Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/5/2012
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Immediate 5 10/5/2012
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 10/5/2012
 

6/26/2012 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 : Actual 4 8/6/2012
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Actual 4 8/6/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 8/6/2012
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/6/2012
Failed To: Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. Isolated : Actual 4 8/6/2012
 

5/18/2012 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 6/26/2012
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 6/26/2012
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Actual 4 8/6/2012

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg MI State Avg
Number of Residents 85 78.64 90.93
Registered Nurses 0.13 0.91 0.90
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.00 0.64 0.76
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.21 2.67 2.54
Total Staff Hours 2.34 4.23 4.20

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% MI State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 3 4 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 6 3 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 12 7 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 15 9 13
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 8 5 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 1 2 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 4 2 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 18 12 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 3 1 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 6 5 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 61 54 47
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 22 13 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 22 17 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 25 17 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 1 0