Bannister House Inc

135 Dodge Street
Providence, RI 02907
Providence County
Phone: 401-521-9600
Provider Number: 415038
Last Inspection: 03/20/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
95
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
89
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
6
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
94%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Non profit - Other
Within a Hospital?
Within Hospital?
NO

State Inspection Deficiencies About State Inspection Deficiencies

Findings in these inspections do not present a complete picture of the quality of care provided. Information in this database should be interpreted carefully and used in conjunction with other sources, as well as a visit to the nursing home. We suggest you use our Nursing Home Checklist to help evaluate the nursing homes you plan to visit.


Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • RI
  • USA
  • 22
  • 7
  • 6
  • 19
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 22
  • 17
  • 22
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/20/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/6/2015
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Widespread : Potential 4 4/6/2015
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/6/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/19/2015
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Widespread : Potential 4 4/6/2015
Failed To: Make sure that special or therapeutic diets are ordered by the attending doctor. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/6/2015
 

2/6/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/25/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Widespread : Minimal 5 2/25/2014
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Widespread : Minimal 5 2/25/2014
 

2/15/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 3/11/2013
Failed To: Hire a qualified dietician. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/11/2013
Failed To: Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/11/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/11/2013
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Widespread : Potential 4 3/11/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

11/2/2012 Investigation

 
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/1/2012

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg RI State Avg
Number of Residents 89 99.92 95.27
Registered Nurses 0.24 0.91 0.97
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.28 0.36 0.31
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.35 2.59 2.55
Total Staff Hours 1.87 3.86 3.83

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% RI State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 9 4 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 4 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 3 4
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 4 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 36 18 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 11 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 1 5 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 5 9 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 6 14 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 3 6 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 16 39 40
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 31 21 19
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 6 20 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 5 21 17
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 1