Gowanda Rehabilitation And Nursing Center

100 Miller Street
Gowanda, NY 14070
Cattaraugus County
Phone: 716-532-5700
Provider Number: 335642
Last Inspection: 01/12/2016

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
160
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
146
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
14
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
91%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For profit - Partnership
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
  • NY
  • USA
  • 39
  • 31
  • 16
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2016
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 39
  • 20
  • 12
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

1/12/2016 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/5/2016
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Pattern : Potential 3 2/15/2016
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 2/15/2016
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 2/15/2016
Failed To: Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2016
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2016
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2016
Failed To: Maintain comfortable and safe temperature levels. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2016
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2016
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2016
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2016
Failed To: Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. Pattern : Potential 3 2/15/2016
Failed To: Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2016
 

10/27/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/28/2014
Failed To: Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/28/2014
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/28/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/28/2014
Failed To: Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/28/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/28/2014
 

8/6/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/30/2013
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/2/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 9/2/2013
Failed To: Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/2/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

9/12/2014 Investigation

 
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 10/15/2014
 

4/7/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/30/2014
 

3/22/2013 Investigation

 
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 5/6/2013

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg NY State Avg
Number of Residents 146 100.40 167.03
Registered Nurses 0.63 0.70 0.72
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.91 0.82 0.86
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.20 2.32 2.30
Total Staff Hours 3.73 3.84 3.88

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% NY State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 8 9 7
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 1 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 2 6 10
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 6 4 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 16 13 16
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 3 8 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 7 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 4 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 18 20 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 6 3 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 6 9 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 39 49 47
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 3 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 9 17 12
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 31 22 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 28 16 15
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 3 1