Brighton Garden Tuckerman Lane

 (301) 897-8566

Brighton Garden Tuckerman Lane is a 41-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 3 inspections since 09/16/2010.

5550 TUCKERMAN LANE, North Bethesda, MD, 20852
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds41
occupancy61.0% (25 of 41)
address5550 TUCKERMAN LANE
North Bethesda, MD, 20852
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (301) 897-8566
Ratings
Health Inspections
4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
2 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
1 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
09/16/201010/31/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
09/16/201010/31/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
09/16/201010/31/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
09/16/201010/31/2010Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
09/16/201010/31/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
09/16/201010/31/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
09/16/201010/31/2010Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
09/16/201010/31/2010Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
09/16/201010/31/2010Pharmacy 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.
09/16/201010/31/2010Administration Deficiencies
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
09/21/201009/30/2010Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
09/21/201009/30/2010Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
09/21/201009/30/2010Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
09/21/201009/30/2010Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used.
09/16/201110/28/2011Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
09/16/201110/28/2011Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
09/16/201110/28/2011Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
09/16/201010/31/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
09/16/201010/31/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
09/16/201010/31/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.