Americana Health & Rehab Ctr

917 7th Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
Cowlitz County
Phone: 360-425-5910
Provider Number: 505361
Last Inspection: 03/21/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
74
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
50
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
24
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
68%
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

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
  • 63
  • 27
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 63
  • 8
  • 18
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

3/21/2014 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. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/19/2014
Failed To: Provide care for each resident in a way that maintains or improves their quality of life. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/19/2014
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 5/19/2014
Failed To: Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/19/2014
Failed To: Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/19/2014
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/19/2014
Failed To: Maintain comfortable sound levels. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/19/2014
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/19/2014
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/19/2014
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/19/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/19/2014
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 5/19/2014
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 5/19/2014
Failed To: Provide or obtain dental services for each resident. Isolated : Minimal 3 5/19/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Widespread : Minimal 5 5/19/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/19/2014
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Pattern : Minimal 4 5/19/2014
 

2/22/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Widespread : Potential 4 3/22/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/22/2013
 

1/30/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/5/2012
Failed To: Send unopened mail from residents and promptly deliver unopened mail to residents. Widespread : Potential 4 3/5/2012
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/5/2012
Failed To: Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/5/2012
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 3/5/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

12/15/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 1/12/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 1/12/2015
 

9/30/2013 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 10/30/2013
Failed To: Provide care for each resident in a way that maintains or improves their quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/30/2013
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 10/30/2013
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 10/30/2013
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/30/2013
 

3/20/2012 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 . Pattern : Minimal 4 4/10/2012

 

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 50 60.60 77.46
Registered Nurses 1.60 1.14 1.16
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.00 0.55 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.55 2.39 2.59
Total Staff Hours 4.14 4.08 4.35

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 6 6 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 3 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 2 2 11
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 6 5 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 18 21 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 7 5 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 1 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 1 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 24 14 13
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 4 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 11 11 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 72 57 51
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 0 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 10 13 20
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 27 16 12
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 17 9 12
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 0 0 0