Bethel Care Center

420 Marshall Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55102
Ramsey County
Phone: 651-224-2368
Provider Number: 245295
Last Inspection: 06/25/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
141
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
90
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
51
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
64%
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
  • MN
  • USA
  • 18
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  • 21
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 18
  • 31
  • 36
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

6/25/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/4/2015
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 8/4/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/4/2015
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 8/4/2015
Failed To: Have enough outside ventilation via a window or mechanical ventilation, or both. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/4/2015
 

5/8/2014 Inspection

 
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 6/16/2014
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/16/2014
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/16/2014
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/16/2014
Failed To: Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/16/2014
Failed To: At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/16/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/16/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Widespread : Minimal 5 6/16/2014
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 6/16/2014
 

3/29/2013 Inspection

 
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 5/8/2013
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/8/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/8/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 5/8/2013
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 5/8/2013
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 5/8/2013
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/8/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 5/8/2013
Failed To: At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/8/2013
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 5/8/2013
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 5/8/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

5/11/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. Pattern : Immediate 6 6/11/2015
Failed To: 1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews. Widespread : Minimal 5 6/11/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/11/2015
 

3/18/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Actual 4 4/10/2015

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg MN State Avg
Number of Residents 90 88.76 67.56
Registered Nurses 1.80 1.12 0.84
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 1.23 0.73 0.72
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.48 2.58 2.37
Total Staff Hours 5.50 4.44 3.92

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% MN State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 9 4 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 1 3 4
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 4 4 5
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 9 7 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 18 15 13
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 18 11 11
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 13 7 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 6 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 12 13 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 4 2 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 3 3 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 39 55 48
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 4 2 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 40 21 22
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 42 25 16
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 48 21 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 1