Fircrest School, Pat N

15230-15th Northeast
Seattle, WA 98155
King County
Phone: 206-361-3511
Provider Number: 50A260
Last Inspection: 12/12/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
93
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
85
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
8
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
91%
Accepts Insurance
Insurance Accepted
Medicaid
Types of Councils
Types of Councils
Family
Type of Ownership
Type of Ownership
Government - State
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
  • 55
  • 29
  • 22
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 55
  • 9
  • 17
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

12/12/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/1/2015
Failed To: Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/1/2015
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 2/1/2015
Failed To: Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/1/2015
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 2/1/2015
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/1/2015
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. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/1/2015
Failed To: Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/1/2015
Failed To: Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/1/2015
Failed To: 1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/1/2015
Failed To: Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/1/2015
Failed To: Make sure the physician properly assigns tasks that can be delegated or satisfied by a physician assistant, nurse practitioner or clinical nurse specialist . Isolated : Minimal 3 2/1/2015
Failed To: At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/1/2015
Failed To: Operate and provide services according to Federal, State, and local laws and professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/1/2015
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/1/2015
 

10/3/2014 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 11/7/2014
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/7/2014
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 11/7/2014
 

11/8/2013 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. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/18/2013
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/18/2013
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/18/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/18/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/18/2013


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

1/29/2013 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 : Actual 4 3/15/2013
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Isolated : Actual 4 3/15/2013
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Actual 4 3/15/2013
 

12/31/2012 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 : Actual 4 3/15/2013

 

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 85 83.98 77.46
Registered Nurses Not Available 1.25 1.16
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses Not Available 0.59 0.60
Certified Nursing Assistants Not Available 2.72 2.59
Total Staff Hours Not Available 4.55 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 0 5 5
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 0 2 2
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 0 10 11
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 0 7 6
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 23 16 17
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 2 7 9
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 0 4 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 97 6 5
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 3 2 0
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 1 13 13
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 3 3 3