Penn State Hershey Transitional Care

1135 West Chocolate Avenue 2nd Floor
Hummelstown, PA 17036
Dauphin County
Phone: 717-832-2600
Provider Number: 396134
Last Inspection: 03/11/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
22
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
19
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
3
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
86%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For profit - Corporation
Within a Hospital?
Within Hospital?
YES

State Inspection Deficiencies About State Inspection Deficiencies

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Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • PA
  • USA
  • 6
  • 31
  • 19
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 6
  • 0
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/11/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/27/2015
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/27/2015


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

1/29/2015 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 unknown
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 unknown
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 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 19 130.20 112.58
Registered Nurses 1.68 0.76 0.94
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 1.27 0.94 0.84
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.62 2.43 2.23
Total Staff Hours 5.56 4.13 4.02

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% PA State Avg%
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 4 5
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 22 2 3
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 22 2 3
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 16 8 7
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 18 16