Linwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center

100 Lynwood Avenue
Scranton, PA 18505
Lackawanna County
Phone: 570-346-7381
Provider Number: 395717
Last Inspection: 06/05/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
102
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
71
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
31
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
70%
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
  • 21
  • 27
  • 16
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 21
  • 13
  • 9
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

6/5/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/21/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/21/2014
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 7/21/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/21/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/21/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/21/2014
Failed To: Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. Pattern : Potential 3 7/21/2014
 

7/3/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: 1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/9/2013
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 8/9/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 8/9/2013
Failed To: Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. Pattern : Potential 3 8/9/2013
 

6/22/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 7/31/2012
Failed To: Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms. Pattern : Potential 3 7/31/2012
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Pattern : Potential 3 7/31/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

9/30/2014 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 unknown

 

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 71 110.47 113.88
Registered Nurses 1.24 0.81 0.94
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.98 0.87 0.84
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.40 2.13 2.22
Total Staff Hours 4.61 3.81 3.99

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 4 4 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 0 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 2 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 6 6 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 11 16 18
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 3 5 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 2 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 16 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 1 1 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 13 14 15
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 6 4 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 5 4 4
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 58 51 56
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 3 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 17 16 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 5 9 16
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 6 16 15
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 2 0 1