Mountain View Care Center

2309 Stafford Avenue
Scranton, PA 18505
Lackawanna County
Phone: 570-341-0050
Provider Number: 395881
Last Inspection: 06/27/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
180
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
172
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
8
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
96%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
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
  • 23
  • 26
  • 16
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 23
  • 25
  • 6
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

6/27/2014 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 8/26/2014
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Potential 3 8/26/2014
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/26/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 8/26/2014
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/26/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/26/2014
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 8/26/2014
 

5/9/2013 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. Pattern : Potential 3 6/26/2013
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/26/2013
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 6/26/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 6/26/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 6/26/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/26/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/26/2013
 

4/13/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/26/2012
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/26/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

1/28/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Pattern : Minimal 4 unknown
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 unknown
 

9/19/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. Pattern : Potential 3 unknown
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 unknown
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Pattern : Minimal 4 unknown
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 unknown
 

1/21/2014 Investigation

 
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 3/7/2014
Failed To: Give or get x-rays and other tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/7/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/7/2014

 

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 172 110.32 113.82
Registered Nurses 0.78 0.81 0.94
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 1.02 0.88 0.84
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.78 2.13 2.22
Total Staff Hours 4.58 3.81 4.00

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 4 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 8 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 4 6 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 7 15 18
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 2 5 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 3 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 16 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 11 14 15
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 3 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 57 51 56
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 7 16 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 7 9 16
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 2 16 15
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 0