Poplar Heights Center

804 South Poplar Street
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Bladen County
Phone: 910-862-8100
Provider Number: 345267
Last Inspection: 10/09/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
90
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
69
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
21
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
77%
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
  • NC
  • USA
  • 14
  • 12
  • 10
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 14
  • 10
  • 4
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

10/9/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/6/2015
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 11/6/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/6/2015
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/6/2015
 

12/10/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/21/2015
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/21/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/21/2015
 

11/14/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/20/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

1/21/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/2/2015
 

5/21/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Actual 4 6/12/2013

 

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 69 75.00 86.75
Registered Nurses 0.67 0.52 0.70
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 1.02 0.89 0.86
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.04 2.00 2.31
Total Staff Hours 3.72 3.41 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 10 8 7
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 0 1 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 5 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 12 8 8
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 9 10 14
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 8 12 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 35 17 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 12 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 1 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 26 27 18
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 1 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 5 5
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 64 37 54
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 17 22 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 84 45 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 63 38 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 3 1