Golden Livingcenter-Tunkhannock

30 Virginia Drive
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Wyoming County
Phone: 570-836-5166
Provider Number: 395433
Last Inspection: 10/23/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
124
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
111
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
13
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
90%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
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
  • PA
  • USA
  • 20
  • 20
  • 19
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 20
  • 15
  • 27
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

10/23/2015 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 12/22/2015
Failed To: Ensure the activities program is directed by a qualified professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/22/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/22/2015
Failed To: Ensure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/22/2015
Failed To: Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/22/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/22/2015
 

11/21/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/19/2015
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 1/19/2015
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 1/19/2015
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 1/19/2015
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/19/2015
 

10/3/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/2/2013
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/2/2013
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/2/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 12/2/2013
Failed To: Ensure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/2/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/2/2013
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/2/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/2/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

3/19/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 unknown
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 unknown
 

8/6/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 9/8/2014

 

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 111 111.00 112.58
Registered Nurses 0.50 0.50 0.94
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.85 0.85 0.84
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.93 1.93 2.23
Total Staff Hours 3.28 3.28 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 3 3 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 4 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 4 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 5 5 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 0 16
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 11 11 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 0 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 1 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 11 11 15
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 0 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 2 2 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 48 48 56
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 2 2 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 13 13 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 1 1 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 5 5 16
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 1