Governor Bacon Health Center

 (302) 836-2550

Governor Bacon Health Center is a 94-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 5 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 1 inspections since 10/20/2011.

P.O. BOX 559, Delaware City, DE, 19706
Summary
overall rating
5 out of 5 stars
beds94
occupancy73.4% (69 of 94)
addressP.O. BOX 559
Delaware City, DE, 19706
categoryMedicaid
ownershipGovernment - State
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (302) 836-2550
Ratings
Health Inspections
3 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
5 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
06/09/201009/03/2010Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
06/09/201009/03/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
06/09/201009/03/2010Pharmacy 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.
06/09/201009/03/2010Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
06/09/201009/03/2010Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
05/25/201206/18/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
03/22/201204/20/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
03/22/201204/20/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
03/22/201204/20/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
03/22/201204/20/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
10/20/201112/16/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
10/20/201112/16/2011Mistreatment 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.
10/20/201112/16/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
10/20/201112/16/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
10/20/201112/16/2011Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
10/20/201112/16/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
10/20/201112/16/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
10/20/201112/16/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
10/20/201112/16/2011Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
10/20/201112/16/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.