Epoch Senior Healthcare of Norton

 (508) 285-7745

Epoch Senior Healthcare of Norton is a 106-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 1 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 1 inspections since 10/23/2012.

184 MANSFIELD AVENUE, Norton, MA, 02766
Summary
overall rating
1 out of 5 stars
beds106
occupancy97.2% (103 of 106)
address184 MANSFIELD AVENUE
Norton, MA, 02766
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (508) 285-7745
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
3 out of 5 stars
RN Only
3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
10/23/201212/06/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
10/23/201212/06/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
10/23/201212/06/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
10/23/201212/06/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
10/23/201212/06/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
10/23/201212/06/2012Pharmacy 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.
10/23/201212/06/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
10/23/201212/06/2012Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
10/23/201212/06/2012Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
10/23/201212/06/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing.