Lutheran Care Center

 (618) 483-6136

Lutheran Care Center is a 96-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 2 inspections since 08/15/2011.

702 WEST CUMBERLAND, Altamont, IL, 62411
Summary
overall rating
4 out of 5 stars
beds96
occupancy80.2% (77 of 96)
address702 WEST CUMBERLAND
Altamont, IL, 62411
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Church related
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (618) 483-6136
Ratings
Health Inspections
4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
2 out of 5 stars
RN Only
2 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
2 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
08/11/201109/14/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
02/29/201203/13/2012Mistreatment 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.
02/29/201203/13/2012Mistreatment 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.
01/03/201301/25/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
09/22/201011/02/2010Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Exits that are accessible at all times.
09/22/201010/05/2010Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Properly protected cooking facilities.
09/22/201010/07/2010Electrical Deficiencies
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
09/22/201010/04/2010Electrical Deficiencies
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
08/15/201108/29/2011Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
08/15/201109/30/2011Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
08/15/201108/31/2011Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
An automatic smoke detection system in all hallways.
08/15/201109/01/2011Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
08/15/201109/25/2011Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
08/15/201109/07/2011Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Properly protected cooking facilities.