Gardner Heights Health Care Center, Inc

 (203) 929-1481

Gardner Heights Health Care Center, Inc is a 154-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 1 inspections since 12/10/2012.

172 ROCKY REST ROAD, Shelton, CT, 06484
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds154
occupancy69.5% (107 of 154)
address172 ROCKY REST ROAD
Shelton, CT, 06484
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Individual
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (203) 929-1481
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
10/18/201211/29/2012Mistreatment Deficiencies
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
10/18/201211/29/2012Mistreatment 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.
10/18/201211/29/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
10/18/201211/29/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
10/18/201211/29/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
10/18/201211/29/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
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.
10/18/201211/29/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
04/30/201006/11/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
04/30/201006/11/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
04/30/201006/11/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/10/201201/21/2013Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
12/10/201201/21/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
12/10/201201/21/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
12/10/201201/21/2013Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
12/10/201201/21/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
12/10/201201/21/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
12/10/201201/21/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
12/10/201201/21/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
12/10/201201/21/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
12/10/201201/21/2013Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
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.