Morris Hills Center

77 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
Morris County
Phone: 973-540-9800
Provider Number: 315157
Last Inspection: 05/12/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
287
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
214
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
73
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
75%
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
  • NJ
  • USA
  • 13
  • 5
  • 12
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 13
  • 29
  • 0
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

5/12/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/1/2015
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/1/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/1/2015
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/1/2015
 

6/17/2014 Inspection

 
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 8/18/2014
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/18/2014
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 8/18/2014
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Potential 3 8/18/2014
Failed To: Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/18/2014
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/18/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 8/18/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/18/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/18/2014


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

3/31/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Immediate 5 4/29/2014

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg NJ State Avg
Number of Residents 214 124.05 122.74
Registered Nurses 1.18 1.34 1.03
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.59 0.62 0.77
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.01 2.52 2.28
Total Staff Hours 3.78 4.48 4.08

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% NJ State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 10 8 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 5 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 8 6 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 14 15 13
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 6 7 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 8 5 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 5 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 23 12 12
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 4 3 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 7 3
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 30 39 36
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 2 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 13 8 10
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 11 10 13
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 7 9 13
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 1 1