North Valley Hospital

22 W 1st Street
Tonasket, WA 98855
Okanogan County
Phone: 509-486-2151
Provider Number: 505454
Last Inspection: 09/19/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
42
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
40
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
2
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
95%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicare & Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Resident
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Government - Hospital district
Within a Hospital?
Within Hospital?
YES

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
  • 6
  • 8
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 6
  • 15
  • 10
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

9/19/2014 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 11/21/2014
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/21/2014
 

10/22/2013 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/13/2013
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 12/13/2013
Failed To: Listen to the resident groups and act on their complaints and suggestions that affect resident care and life. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/13/2013
Failed To: Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/13/2013
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 12/13/2013
 

8/30/2012 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/12/2012
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 10/12/2012
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/12/2012


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

11/5/2014 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 11/21/2014

 

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 40 36.00 77.10
Registered Nurses 1.31 1.14 1.16
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.24 0.34 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants 2.71 2.59 2.60
Total Staff Hours 4.26 4.06 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 1 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 2 3 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 5 15 11
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 2 1 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 7 11 17
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 17 13 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 0 3 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 1 5
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 2 0 0
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 13 12 13
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 1 2 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 4 9 6
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 74 49 51