Penobscot Nursing Home

 (207) 326-4344

Penobscot Nursing Home is a 60-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 11/08/2012.

MAIN ST, Penobscot, ME, 04476
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds60
occupancy71.7% (43 of 60)
addressMAIN ST
Penobscot, ME, 04476
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (207) 326-4344
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
02/23/201203/01/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Assess in a timely manner the resident when the resident enters the nursing home.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
11/08/201211/09/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
11/08/201202/06/2013Mistreatment Deficiencies
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
11/08/201211/09/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care.
11/08/201202/06/2013Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
11/08/201211/12/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
11/08/201211/26/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
11/08/201211/12/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing.
11/08/201211/26/2012Pharmacy 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.
11/08/201212/28/2012Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
11/08/201202/06/2013Administration Deficiencies
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.