Ellis Nursing Home (the)

 (781) 762-6880

Ellis Nursing Home (the) is a 191-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 01/27/2010.

135 ELLIS AVENUE, Norwood, MA, 02062
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds191
occupancy90.1% (172 of 191)
address135 ELLIS AVENUE
Norwood, MA, 02062
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Individual
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (781) 762-6880
Ratings
Health Inspections
2 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
07/12/201007/23/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home, free of coercion and reprisal, and as citizens or residents of the United States.
06/16/201006/14/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
06/16/201006/14/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
02/24/201004/21/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
04/06/201205/21/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
04/06/201205/21/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
04/06/201205/21/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
04/06/201205/21/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
04/06/201205/21/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
04/06/201205/21/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
04/06/201205/21/2012Administration Deficiencies
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
03/09/201104/15/2011Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
03/09/201104/15/2011Electrical Deficiencies
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
01/27/201003/12/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.