Golden Living Center-fitchburg

 (978) 345-0146

Golden Living Center-fitchburg is a 160-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 4 inspections since 08/27/2010.

1199 JOHN FITCH HWY, Fitchburg, MA, 01420
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds160
occupancy91.3% (146 of 160)
address1199 JOHN FITCH HWY
Fitchburg, MA, 01420
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (978) 345-0146
Ratings
Health Inspections
2 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
2 out of 5 stars
RN Only
3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
10/18/201212/20/2012Resident 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
10/02/201211/30/2012Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
09/15/201110/29/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
09/15/201110/29/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
08/28/201210/12/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
08/28/201210/12/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
08/28/201210/12/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing.
08/28/201210/12/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
08/27/201010/12/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
08/27/201010/12/2010Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
08/27/201010/12/2010Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.