Prestige Post-Acute & Rehab Ctr - Kittitas Vallley

1050 E Mountain View
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Kittitas County
Phone: 509-925-4171
Provider Number: 505263
Last Inspection: 11/21/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
74
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
41
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
33
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
55%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Both
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
For 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
  • 7
  • 17
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2013
  • 7
  • 12
  • 21
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

11/21/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 12/17/2014
Failed To: Provide care for each resident in a way that maintains or improves their quality of life. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/17/2014
 

9/4/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/1/2013
Failed To: Maintain comfortable sound levels. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/1/2013
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/1/2013
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 11/1/2013
 

2/8/2013 Inspection

 
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 3/25/2013
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Widespread : Potential 4 3/25/2013
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/25/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/25/2013
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/25/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/25/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

10/2/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/17/2014
 

7/30/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/28/2014
 

6/25/2014 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 7/23/2014
 

5/9/2014 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/10/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/10/2014
 

12/18/2013 Investigation

 
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 1/28/2014
Failed To: 1) Receive registry verification that a nurse aide has met the required training and skills that the State requires; and 2) ensure nurse aides receive the required retraining after 24 months if nursing related services were not provided for monetary compe Isolated : Minimal 3 1/28/2014
 

10/23/2013 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/1/2013
 

9/13/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/1/2013
 

7/22/2013 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/12/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 8/12/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 8/12/2013
 

5/2/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 6/10/2013
 

1/30/2013 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/25/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 3/25/2013
Failed To: Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/25/2013
 

10/5/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Pattern : Minimal 4 11/15/2012
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/15/2012
 

3/28/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property. Widespread : Immediate 7 6/4/2012
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/4/2012
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/4/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Pattern : Immediate 6 6/4/2012
Failed To: Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. Pattern : Actual 5 6/4/2012
Failed To: Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. Pattern : Immediate 6 6/4/2012
Failed To: Have enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being. Widespread : Immediate 7 6/4/2012
Failed To: Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/4/2012
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/4/2012
Failed To: Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident . Widespread : Immediate 7 6/4/2012
Failed To: Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility Widespread : Immediate 7 6/4/2012
Failed To: Ensure that all full-time nurse aids employed for more than 4 months are fully trained and competent to provide nursing and nursing-related services, as defined by Federal requirements. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/4/2012
Failed To: 1) Review the work of each nurse aide every year; and 2) give regular in-service training based upon these reviews. Pattern : Minimal 4 6/4/2012
Failed To: Employ staff that are licensed, certified, or registered in accordance with state laws. Isolated : Minimal 3 6/4/2012
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 6/4/2012
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 6/4/2012
 

2/14/2012 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 6/4/2012
 

1/3/2012 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/25/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 1/25/2012

 

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 41 48.00 77.10
Registered Nurses 1.34 1.28 1.16
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.58 0.48 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.47 2.58 2.60
Total Staff Hours 4.39 4.34 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 1 5 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 0 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 4 3 11
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 13 9 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 13 13 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 7 10 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 9 9 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 14 11 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 9 10 13
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 2 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 2 7 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 72 60 51
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 2 1 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 20 19 21
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 12 12 12
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 8 6 12
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 1 0