Alaris Health At West Orange

5 Brook End Drive
West Orange, NJ 07052
Essex County
Phone: 973-324-3000
Provider Number: 315449
Last Inspection: 12/15/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
120
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
89
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
31
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
74%
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
  • 3
  • 13
  • 12
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 3
  • 5
  • 3
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

12/15/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/31/2015
 

1/22/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 2/16/2015
 

12/12/2013 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 12/19/2013


 

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 89 128.06 122.74
Registered Nurses 1.58 1.15 1.03
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.42 0.63 0.77
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.75 2.42 2.28
Total Staff Hours 4.75 4.21 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 1 1 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 1 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 5 7 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 3 10 13
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 1 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 4 3 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 8 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 8 13 12
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 2 2 3
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 33 30 36
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 0 9 10
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 18 12 13
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 23 15 13
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 1