Avante At Harrisonburg

94 South Avenue
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Harrisonburg City County
Phone: 540-433-2791
Provider Number: 495146
Last Inspection: 12/11/2013

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
117
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
102
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
15
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
87%
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
  • VA
  • USA
  • 37
  • 37
  • 26
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2012
  • 37
  • 3
  • 24
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

12/11/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/14/2014
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
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 1/14/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
Failed To: Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
Failed To: Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
Failed To: Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/14/2014
 

11/7/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. Pattern : Potential 3 11/16/2012
 

4/5/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/26/2012
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 4/26/2012
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/26/2012
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 4/26/2012
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/26/2012
Failed To: Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/26/2012
Failed To: Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/26/2012
Failed To: Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. 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 VA State Avg
Number of Residents 102 114.00 98.82
Registered Nurses 0.50 0.60 0.77
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.75 0.97 1.05
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.96 2.32 2.27
Total Staff Hours 3.21 3.90 4.09

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% VA State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 9 6 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 4 4 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 1 3 3
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 8 7 8
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 17 18 18
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 19 12 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 3 2 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 3 2 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 1 1 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 17 22 17
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 2 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 4 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 44 53 51
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 4 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 27 20 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 22 13 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 22 15 16
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 0