Barbour County Good Samaritan Society

216 Samaritan Circle
Belington, WV 26250
Barbour County
Phone: 304-823-2555
Provider Number: 515116
Last Inspection: 02/07/2014

About the Nursing Home About the Staff

Number of Beds
Number of
Beds
57
Number of Residents
Number of
Residents
47
Number of Beds Available
Beds Available
10
Percent Occupancy
Percent Occupancy
82%
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
  • WV
  • USA
  • 34
  • 27
  • 35
  • 20
Lower Numbers are Better

Deficiency Ratings what is a deficiency rating?
By Year


  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2010
  • 34
  • 107
  • 26
Lower Numbers are Better

Details by Inspection Date

 

2/7/2014 Inspection

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
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 3/19/2014
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Minimal 3 3/19/2014
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/19/2014
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/19/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/19/2014
Failed To: Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/19/2014
Failed To: Operate and provide services according to Federal, State, and local laws and professional standards. Widespread : Minimal 5 3/19/2014
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Pattern : Minimal 4 3/19/2014
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 3/19/2014
Failed To: Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/19/2014
 

7/24/2012 Inspection

 
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. Widespread : Minimal 5 10/5/2012
Failed To: Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/5/2012
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 1/7/2013
Failed To: Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/5/2012
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 1/7/2013
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 10/5/2012
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 : Actual 4 10/5/2012
Failed To: Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection. Widespread : Potential 4 10/5/2012
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/13/2012
Failed To: Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/5/2012
Failed To: Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/5/2012
Failed To: Provide proof that residents' personal money that is deposited with the nursing home is secure. Widespread : Minimal 5 10/5/2012
Failed To: Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/5/2012
Failed To: Have a detailed, written plan for disasters and emergencies, such as fire, severe weather, and missing residents. Widespread : Minimal 5 12/13/2012
Failed To: Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/13/2012
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 10/5/2012
Failed To: Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills. Widespread : Potential 4 10/5/2012
Failed To: Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. Widespread : Minimal 5 12/13/2012
Failed To: Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident . Widespread : Minimal 5 1/7/2013
Failed To: Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. Pattern : Minimal 4 1/7/2013
Failed To: Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/5/2012
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. Isolated : Minimal 3 10/5/2012
Failed To: Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident . Isolated : Actual 4 12/13/2012
Failed To: Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. Isolated : Actual 4 10/5/2012
Failed To: Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/13/2012
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 12/13/2012
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 10/5/2012
 

2/11/2010 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 2/11/2010
Failed To: Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. Widespread : Minimal 5 2/12/2010
Failed To: Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required. Isolated : Minimal 3 3/3/2010
Failed To: Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/23/2010
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 2/11/2010
Failed To: Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/15/2010
Failed To: Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/25/2010
Failed To: Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home. Isolated : Minimal 3 2/11/2010


 

Complaint Investigation Deficiencies

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

 

2/5/2015 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. Pattern : Minimal 4 2/24/2015
 

11/19/2014 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 12/17/2014
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 12/17/2014
Failed To: Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. Isolated : Minimal 3 12/17/2014
 

10/22/2014 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide timely notification to the resident before transfer or discharge. Pattern : Minimal 4 12/4/2014
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 12/4/2014
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 12/4/2014
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 12/4/2014
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 12/4/2014
 

8/1/2013 Investigation

 
Deficiency Description Scope : Level of Harm 1 -- Rating -- 7 Corrected
Failed To: Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. Pattern : Minimal 4 8/28/2013
 

7/24/2012 Investigation

 
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 10/5/2012
Failed To: Make sure that a working call system is available in each resident's room or bathroom and bathing area. Pattern : Minimal 4 10/5/2012

 

About The Staff About the Staff

(Higher Numbers Are Better)

Staffing Hours Per Day Per Resident... This Facility County Avg WV State Avg
Number of Residents 47 51.00 75.25
Registered Nurses 0.61 0.62 0.81
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses 0.70 0.81 0.89
Certified Nursing Assistants 1.91 2.06 2.14
Total Staff Hours 3.22 3.50 3.84

About the Residents About the Staff

(Lower Numbers Are Better)

Percent of Residents... This Facility% County Avg% WV State Avg%
High Risk Long Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers 7 5 6
Long Stay Residents Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury 7 6 4
Long Stay Residents Who Have Depressive Symptoms 2 4 7
Long Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight 5 9 8
Long Stay Residents Who Received an Antipsychotic Medication 8 12 16
Long Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 10 9 8
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 5 3 4
Long Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 1 4 7
Long Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained 0 0 1
Long Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with ADLs has Increased 23 24 18
Long Stay Residents with a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder 1 1 3
Long Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection 2 5 7
Low Risk Long Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder 39 37 42
Short Stay Residents Who Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication 4 2 2
Short Stay Residents Who Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain 19 17 21
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 48 34 17
Short Stay Residents Who Were NOT Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine 41 24 18
Short Stay Residents With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened 1 1 1