Branford Hills Healthcare Ctr

 (203) 481-6221

Branford Hills Healthcare Ctr is a 190-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 2 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 3 inspections since 07/18/2011.

189 ALPS RD, Branford, CT, 06405
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds190
occupancy96.3% (183 of 190)
address189 ALPS RD
Branford, CT, 06405
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (203) 481-6221
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
09/10/201210/24/2012Mistreatment Deficiencies
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
09/10/201210/24/2012Mistreatment Deficiencies
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.
09/10/201210/24/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
09/10/201210/24/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
09/10/201210/24/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
09/10/201210/24/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
09/07/201010/14/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
09/07/201010/14/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
09/07/201010/14/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
06/14/201107/27/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
09/10/201210/24/2012Mistreatment Deficiencies
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.
09/10/201210/24/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
09/10/201210/24/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
09/10/201210/24/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
09/10/201210/24/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
09/10/201210/24/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
09/10/201210/24/2012Mistreatment Deficiencies
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
09/07/201210/05/2012Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Properly constructed linen or trash chutes.
07/18/201108/19/2011Mistreatment Deficiencies
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.
07/18/201108/19/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.