Newton Health Care Center

 (617) 969-4660

Newton Health Care Center is a 202-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 2 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 3 inspections since 11/03/2011.

2101 WASHINGTON STREET, Newton, MA, 02462
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds202
occupancy55.9% (113 of 202)
address2101 WASHINGTON STREET
Newton, MA, 02462
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (617) 969-4660
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
12/22/201102/29/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
06/14/201007/14/2010Mistreatment Deficiencies
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
04/20/201006/07/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
04/08/201005/18/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide resident groups or resident family groups with private space to meet.
02/15/201203/27/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/01/201112/30/2011Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Properly protected cooking facilities.
11/18/201012/18/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
11/03/201101/02/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights.
11/03/201101/02/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
11/03/201101/02/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
11/03/201101/02/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Assure that each resident�s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
11/03/201101/02/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
11/03/201101/02/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
11/03/201101/02/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
11/03/201101/02/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.