Alleghany Center

179 Combs Street
Sparta, NC 28675
Alleghany County
Phone: 336-372-2441
Provider Number: 345261
Last Inspection: 04/01/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
90
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
81
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
9
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
90%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
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
  • NC
  • USA
  • 7
  • 7
  • 10
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 7
  • 17
  • 7
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

4/1/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/20/2015
Failed To: Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. Widespread : Potential 4 4/20/2015
 

12/6/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Pattern : Potential 3 12/30/2013
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 12/30/2013
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/30/2013
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/30/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/30/2013
 

10/11/2012 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. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/2/2012
Failed To: Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. Pattern : Potential 3 11/2/2012


 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg NC State Avg
Number of Residents 81 81.00 87.51
Registered Nurses 0.69 0.69 0.74
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.69 0.69 0.83
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.75 1.75 2.30
Total Staff Hours 3.13 3.13 3.87

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% NC State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 7 7 7
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 0 4
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 9 9 8
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 14 14 15
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 23 23 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 1 1 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 3 3 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 1 1 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 23 23 18
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 5 5 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 3 3 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 29 29 53
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 5 5 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 37 37 19
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 6 6 16
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 9 9 16
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 0