Golden Livingcenter - Broken Bow

224 East South E Street
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Custer County
Phone: 308-872-6421
Provider Number: 285120
Last Inspection: 03/04/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
79
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
48
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
31
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
61%
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
  • NE
  • USA
  • 11
  • 11
  • 18
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 11
  • 29
  • 29
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/4/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/31/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/31/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/31/2014
 

11/8/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 12/23/2012
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/23/2012
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/23/2012
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/23/2012
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/23/2012
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 12/23/2012
Failed To: Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/23/2012
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/23/2012
 

10/20/2011 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 12/4/2011
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/4/2011
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/4/2011
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/4/2011
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/4/2011
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 12/4/2011
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/4/2011
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 12/4/2011
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/4/2011


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

6/23/2014 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 : Minimal 3 7/17/2014
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/17/2014
 

11/5/2013 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 12/20/2013

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg NE State Avg
Number of Residents 48 34.00 54.90
Registered Nurses 0.33 0.82 0.81
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 1.14 1.05 0.72
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.58 2.50 2.45
Total Staff Hours 3.05 4.37 3.98

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% NE State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 3 2 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 2 4
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 10 8 6
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 7 8 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 32 19 21
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 2 7 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 18 7 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 4 1 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 19 22 16
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 5 4 4
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 9 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 20 35 44
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 1 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 12 19 20
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 55 21 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 54 20 15
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 2 1