Hearthstone, The

6720 East Green Lake Way North
Seattle, WA 98103
King County
Phone: 206-525-9666
Provider Number: 505027
Last Inspection: 04/22/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
44
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
29
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
15
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
66%
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

Findings in these inspections do not present a complete picture of the quality of care provided. Information in this database should be interpreted carefully and used in conjunction with other sources, as well as a visit to the nursing home. We suggest you use our Nursing Home Checklist to help evaluate the nursing homes you plan to visit.


Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Region


  • Facility
  • County
  • WA
  • USA
  • 23
  • 28
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2011
  • 23
  • 72
  • 21
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

4/22/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/6/2014
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/6/2014
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 6/6/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Minimal 4 6/6/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/6/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/6/2014
 

2/13/2013 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 : Immediate 5 3/29/2013
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 : Immediate 5 3/29/2013
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/29/2013
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/29/2013
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/29/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/29/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 3/29/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Immediate 5 3/29/2013
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/29/2013
Failed To: Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. Isolated : Actual 4 3/29/2013
Failed To: At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/29/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/29/2013
Failed To: Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident . Widespread : Immediate 7 3/29/2013
Failed To: 1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/29/2013
Failed To: Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/29/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/29/2013
Failed To: Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/29/2013
 

12/15/2011 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/18/2012
Failed To: Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/18/2012
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/18/2012
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/18/2012
Failed To: Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/18/2012
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/18/2012
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/18/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

10/1/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/31/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 10/31/2012

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg WA State Avg
Number of Residents 29 84.14 77.10
Registered Nurses 1.40 1.24 1.16
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.87 0.59 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 4.07 2.71 2.60
Total Staff Hours 6.33 4.53 4.37

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% WA State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 4 5 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 7 10 11
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 8 7 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 13 16 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 3 7 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 1 4 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 6 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 4 2 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 8 13 13
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 6 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 8 6 6
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 0 52 51
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 14 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 6 18 21
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 10 12
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 10 12