Homestead Rehabilitation & Health Care Center

129 Morris Turnpike
Newton, NJ 07860
Sussex County
Phone: 973-948-5400
Provider Number: 315378
Last Inspection: 08/12/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
102
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
89
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
13
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
87%
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
  • 14
  • 13
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 13
  • 16
  • 11
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

8/12/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/2/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 9/2/2014
Failed To: Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home, free of coercion and reprisal, and as citizens or residents of the United States. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/2/2014
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/2/2014
 

7/12/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/6/2013
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/6/2013
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/6/2013
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 8/6/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Actual 4 8/6/2013
 

6/14/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/9/2012
Failed To: 1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/9/2012
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/9/2012


 

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 89 156.17 124.61
Registered Nurses 0.67 0.92 1.02
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.79 0.67 0.78
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.34 2.75 2.29
Total Staff Hours 3.80 4.33 4.10

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 3 6 7
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 5 4
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 7 8 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 4 11 14
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 2 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 10 3 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 3 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 2 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 22 19 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 3 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 10 8 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 39 29 35
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 0 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 14 15 12
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 32 17 13
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 18 15 12
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 1 0