St Joseph's Ministries

 (301) 447-7000

St Joseph's Ministries is a 99-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 3 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 2 inspections since 10/15/2012.

331 SOUTH SETON AVENUE, Emmitsburg, MD, 21727
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds99
occupancy99.0% (98 of 99)
address331 SOUTH SETON AVENUE
Emmitsburg, MD, 21727
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (301) 447-7000
Ratings
Health Inspections
2 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
09/08/201111/07/2011Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
09/08/201111/07/2011Pharmacy 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.
09/08/201111/07/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
07/28/201008/20/2010Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
07/28/201008/20/2010Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
07/28/201008/20/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
07/28/201008/20/2010Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
07/28/201008/20/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
07/28/201008/20/2010Administration Deficiencies
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
06/05/201208/01/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
10/24/201211/30/2012Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
10/24/201211/30/2012Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
10/24/201211/30/2012Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Portable fire extinguishers.
10/24/201211/30/2012Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
10/24/201211/30/2012Electrical Deficiencies
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
10/15/201212/06/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
10/15/201212/06/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
10/15/201212/06/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
10/15/201212/06/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
10/15/201212/06/2012Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.