Fair Meadow Nursing Home

Box 8 300 Garfield Avenue Southeast
Fertile, MN 56540
Polk County
Phone: 218-945-6194
Provider Number: 245545
Last Inspection: 04/10/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
50
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
45
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
5
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
90%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Government - City
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
  • MN
  • USA
  • 25
  • 15
  • 21
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 25
  • 13
  • 0
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

4/10/2014 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 5/10/2014
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 5/10/2014
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/10/2014
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 5/10/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/10/2014
Failed To: Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. Widespread : Potential 4 5/10/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Widespread : Minimal 5 5/10/2014
 

7/2/2013 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 7/18/2013
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/18/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/18/2013
Failed To: Ensure laboratory services, blood blanks and transfusion services provided on site meet requirements for certified laboratories; or have an agreement to obtain services from an offsite laboratory, that meets the same requirements. Widespread : Potential 4 7/31/2013


 

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 45 51.83 69.96
Registered Nurses 0.55 0.63 0.83
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 1.02 0.77 0.72
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.82 2.65 2.39
Total Staff Hours 4.39 4.05 3.93

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 1 3 3
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 2 4
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 6 4 5
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 2 4 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 7 18 14
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 9 6 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 1 0 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 1 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 12 17 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 5 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 7 4 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 42 36 47
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 33 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 15 22 23
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 12 13 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 12 17