North Adams Commons Nursing Rehabilitation Cente

 (413) 664-4041

North Adams Commons Nursing Rehabilitation Cente is a 119-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 09/07/2011.

175 FRANKLIN STREET, North Adams, MA, 01247
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds119
occupancy89.9% (107 of 119)
address175 FRANKLIN STREET
North Adams, MA, 01247
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (413) 664-4041
Ratings
Health Inspections
2 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
06/30/201108/09/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
06/30/201108/09/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
04/07/201006/02/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
03/01/201004/26/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
09/20/201110/31/2011Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
09/20/201110/31/2011Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
A written emergency evacuation plan.
09/20/201110/31/2011Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
09/20/201110/31/2011Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
09/20/201111/09/2011Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
An automatic smoke detection system in all hallways.
09/20/201110/31/2011Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
09/15/201010/07/2010Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
09/15/201010/07/2010Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
09/07/201110/21/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
09/07/201110/21/2011Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.