Ballou Home For The Aged

60 Mendon Road
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Providence County
Phone: 401-769-0437
Provider Number: 415094
Last Inspection: 12/19/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
43
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
42
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
1
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
98%
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
  • RI
  • USA
  • 3
  • 6
  • 5
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 3
  • 7
  • 3
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

12/19/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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  
 

2/12/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home. Widespread : Potential 4 2/25/2014
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  
 

12/21/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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  


 

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 42 99.86 95.50
Registered Nurses 1.11 0.89 0.95
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.36 0.35 0.30
Certified Nursing Assistants 3.15 2.64 2.57
Total Staff Hours 4.62 3.88 3.82

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 2 4 4
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 5 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 4 4
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 5 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 6 18 16
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 0 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 5 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 11 9 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 21 14 14
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 1 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 8 6 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 2 39 40