Life Care Center of Palm Bay

 (321) 952-1818

Life Care Center of Palm Bay is a 141-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 4 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 4 inspections since 08/18/2011.

175 VILLA NUEVA AVE, Palm Bay, FL, 32907
Summary
overall rating
4 out of 5 stars
beds141
occupancy93.6% (132 of 141)
address175 VILLA NUEVA AVE
Palm Bay, FL, 32907
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (321) 952-1818
Ratings
Health Inspections
4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
2 out of 5 stars
RN Only
2 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
09/28/201110/28/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
09/28/201110/28/2011Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
02/26/201303/26/2013Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
02/26/201303/26/2013Administration Deficiencies
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
10/03/201211/03/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
10/03/201211/03/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
10/03/201211/03/2012Pharmacy 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.
10/03/201211/03/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
09/28/201010/18/2010Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
09/23/201011/10/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe.
09/23/201011/10/2010Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
09/23/201011/10/2010Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
08/18/201109/18/2011Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
08/18/201109/18/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.