Berry Hill Nursing Home

621 Berry Hill Road
South Boston, VA 24592
Halifax County
Phone: 434-572-8901
Provider Number: 495318
Last Inspection: 06/18/2015

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
120
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
96
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
24
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
80%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For profit - Individual
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
  • 33
  • 29
  • 27
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 33
  • 35
  • 43
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

6/18/2015 Inspection

 
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/3/2015
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 7/3/2015
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/3/2015
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/3/2015
Failed To: Employ staff that are licensed, certified, or registered in accordance with state laws. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/3/2015
Failed To: Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/3/2015
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 7/3/2015
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 7/3/2015
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/3/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/3/2015
 

5/15/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Tell the resident or the resident’s representative in writing how long the nursing home will hold the resident’s bed in cases of transfer to a hospital or therapeutic leave. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/3/2014
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/3/2014
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 6/3/2014
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/3/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/3/2014
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/3/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 6/3/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/3/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Widespread : Minimal 5 6/3/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Pattern : Potential 3 6/3/2014
 

5/8/2013 Inspection

 
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 6/22/2013
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 6/22/2013
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 6/22/2013
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/15/2013
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/15/2013
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/22/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/22/2013
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 : Actual 4 6/22/2013
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/22/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/22/2013
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/22/2013
Failed To: Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/22/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/22/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

3/10/2015 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 : Actual 4 4/3/2015
Failed To: Provide doctor's orders for the resident's immediate care at the time the resident was admitted. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/30/2015
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 4/30/2015
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 4/3/2015

 

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 96 139.00 97.49
Registered Nurses 0.83 0.58 0.76
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 1.13 1.04 1.02
Certified Nursing Assistants 3.91 3.05 2.22
Total Staff Hours 5.86 4.67 3.99

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 7 5 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 2 3
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 14 8 2
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 8 7 7
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 12 10 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 1 5 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 0 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 0 6
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 14 11 17
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 1 2
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 13 9 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 17 30 52
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 0 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 4 9 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 4 2 18
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 4 2 18
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 2 1 0