Apex Secure Care Brownfield

1101 E Lake St
Brownfield, TX 79316
Terry County
Phone: 806-637-7561
Provider Number: 675019
Last Inspection: 03/11/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
108
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
91
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
17
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
84%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
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
  • 13
  • 25
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 13
  • 24
  • 63
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/11/2015 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/3/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/3/2015
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Widespread : Minimal 5 4/3/2015
 

6/19/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/28/2014
Failed To: Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/28/2014
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/28/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/28/2014
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Widespread : Minimal 5 7/30/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/28/2014
 

5/9/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. Widespread : Minimal 5 5/13/2013
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Widespread : Potential 4 5/13/2013
Failed To: Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/9/2013
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/23/2013
Failed To: Provide clean bed and bath linens that are in good condition. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/23/2013
Failed To: Provide proper discharge planning and communication, of the resident's health status and summary of the resident's nursing home stay. Widespread : Potential 4 5/9/2013
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/23/2013
Failed To: Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week. Widespread : Minimal 5 5/28/2013
Failed To: Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/1/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 6/23/2013
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/23/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Widespread : Minimal 5 6/7/2013
Failed To: Provide bedrooms that don't allow residents to see each other when privacy is needed. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/23/2013
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Widespread : Minimal 5 6/23/2013
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Widespread : Minimal 5 6/23/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

4/7/2015 Investigation

 
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/30/2015
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Pattern : Minimal 4 4/30/2015
 

1/30/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/23/2015
 

11/21/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/15/2014
Failed To: Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/15/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/15/2014
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/15/2014
 

5/14/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide routine and 24-hour emergency dental care for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/15/2014
 

4/29/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Employ staff that are licensed, certified, or registered in accordance with state laws. Widespread : Minimal 5 5/22/2014
 

3/15/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home, free of coercion and reprisal, and as citizens or residents of the United States. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/8/2013
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/20/2013

 

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 91 66.50 76.40
Registered Nurses 0.21 0.25 0.60
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.54 0.72 0.92
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.29 1.62 2.18
Total Staff Hours 2.03 2.59 3.70

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 4 5 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 5 11 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 67 48 6
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 15 14 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 65 39 22
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 6 13 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 6 23 12
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 10 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 24 24 19
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 2 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 6 9 5
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 16 14 46
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 10 3 3
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 8 24 16
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 17 50 28