Aldercrest Health & Rehab Center

21400 72nd Avenue West
Edmonds, WA 98026
Snohomish County
Phone: 425-775-1961
Provider Number: 505236
Last Inspection: 01/16/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
128
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
84
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
44
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
66%
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
  • WA
  • USA
  • 34
  • 18
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2012
  • 34
  • 25
  • 9
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

1/16/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
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 2/25/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
Failed To: Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/25/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2014
 

8/27/2012 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. Pattern : Minimal 4 9/25/2012
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/25/2012
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/25/2012
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/25/2012
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Isolated : Minimal 3 9/25/2012
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 9/25/2012
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 9/25/2012
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Potential 3 9/25/2012
 

4/23/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2012
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2012
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/31/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

9/8/2014 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 10/16/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Actual 4 10/16/2014
 

7/1/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/5/2014
Failed To: Keep all essential equipment working safely. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/5/2014
 

8/23/2013 Investigation

 
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 9/5/2013
 

6/13/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/2/2013
 

10/17/2012 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 : Minimal 3 11/20/2012
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 11/20/2012
Failed To: Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/20/2012
Failed To: Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/20/2012

 

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 84 81.94 77.10
Registered Nurses 1.20 1.15 1.16
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.70 0.69 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.98 2.62 2.60
Total Staff Hours 3.88 4.46 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 7 4 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 3 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 9 16 11
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 5 7 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 12 16 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 9 8 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 8 9 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 3 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 26 12 13
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 3 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 10 5 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 48 51 51
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 2 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 23 24 21
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 4 11 12
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 8 11 12
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 0 0