Afton Oaks Nursing Center

7514 Kingsley St
Houston, TX 77087
Harris County
Phone: 713-644-8393
Provider Number: 455682
Last Inspection: 09/18/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
169
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
134
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
35
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
79%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For 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
  • TX
  • USA
  • 33
  • 32
  • 25
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 33
  • 23
  • 46
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

9/18/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 10/10/2014
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 10/10/2014
Failed To: Provide written records when a resident is transferred or discharged. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/10/2014
Failed To: Develop a post-discharge plan with the resident and family for the resident's care after leaving the nursing home. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/10/2014
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/10/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/10/2014
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/10/2014
Failed To: Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/10/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Actual 4 10/10/2014
 

10/31/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/21/2013
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/21/2013
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/21/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/21/2013
Failed To: Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/21/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/21/2013
 

11/8/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
Failed To: Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
Failed To: Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
Failed To: Encode each resident’s assessment data and transmit these data to the State within 7 days of assessment. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
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 12/9/2012
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 12/9/2012
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/9/2012
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/9/2012
Failed To: Employ or obtain outside professional resources to provide services in the nursing home when the facility does not employ a qualified professional to furnish a required service. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/9/2012
Failed To: Permit residents to remain in the facility and not be transferred or discharged without adequate reason. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

6/18/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/9/2014
Failed To: Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/9/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/9/2014
 

11/29/2012 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/9/2012
 

10/4/2012 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 10/19/2012
Failed To: Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/19/2012
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/19/2012
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 10/19/2012
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/19/2012
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/19/2012
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/19/2012
Failed To: Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/19/2012
Failed To: Keep all essential equipment working safely. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/19/2012
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/19/2012
 

8/17/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/28/2012
 

3/14/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/26/2012

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg TX State Avg
Number of Residents 134 86.63 76.84
Registered Nurses 0.34 0.77 0.57
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.83 0.89 0.90
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.15 2.29 2.20
Total Staff Hours 3.33 3.94 3.67

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% TX State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 7 8 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 1 5 7
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 12 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 31 26 25
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 2 6 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 15 11
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 13 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 1 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 13 18 20
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 1 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 7 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 55 56 44
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 8 3 3
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 14 15 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 5 27 27
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 4 25 25
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 2 0 0