Stafholt Good Samaritan Center

456 C Street
Blaine, WA 98230
Whatcom County
Phone: 360-332-8733
Provider Number: 505395
Last Inspection: 12/05/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
57
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
53
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
4
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
93%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Non profit - Church related
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
  • 15
  • 19
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 15
  • 24
  • 18
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

12/5/2014 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. Isolated : Minimal 3  
Failed To: Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care. Isolated : Minimal 3  
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3  
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3  
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  
 

11/1/2013 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 12/15/2013
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/15/2013
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/15/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/15/2013
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 : Minimal 3 12/15/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/15/2013
Failed To: Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/15/2013
 

5/25/2012 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 7/20/2012
Failed To: Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality. Isolated : Actual 4 7/20/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 7/20/2012
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 7/20/2012
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 7/20/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

4/30/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others. Isolated : Actual 4 6/14/2014
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 6/14/2014

 

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 53 74.78 77.10
Registered Nurses 1.08 0.81 1.16
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.59 0.83 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.89 2.44 2.60
Total Staff Hours 4.56 4.09 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 0 3 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 7 4 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 5 16 11
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 8 6 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 17 24 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 7 12 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 4 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 2 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 22 15 13
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 0 3 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 5 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 54 48 51
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 1 2 1
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 7 24 21
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 5 11 12
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 5 10 12
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 0 0