St John Specialty Care Center

P O Box 928 500 Wittenberg Way
Mars, PA 16046
Butler County
Phone: 724-625-1571
Provider Number: 395164
Last Inspection: 12/10/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
300
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
188
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
112
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
63%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Non 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
  • PA
  • USA
  • 13
  • 16
  • 19
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 13
  • 24
  • 9
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

12/10/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/5/2016
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 2/5/2016
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/5/2016
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/5/2016
 

11/7/2014 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 12/29/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 12/29/2014
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/29/2014
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 12/29/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/29/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/29/2014
Failed To: Have enough backup water supply for essential areas of the nursing home. Widespread : Potential 4 12/29/2014
 

12/13/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/31/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 1/31/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/31/2014


 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg PA State Avg
Number of Residents 188 98.69 112.58
Registered Nurses 1.22 1.10 0.94
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.50 0.86 0.84
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.27 2.35 2.23
Total Staff Hours 3.99 4.31 4.02

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% PA State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 6 5 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 5 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 6 8 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 17 15 16
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 6 8 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 3 5 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 6 8 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 14 13 15
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 4 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 1 6 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 52 54 56
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 2 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 15 16 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 13 16 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 17 18 16
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 1 1