Center For Extended Care at Amherst

 (413) 256-8185

Center For Extended Care at Amherst is a 134-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 4 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 2 inspections since 11/15/2012.

150 UNIVERSITY DRIVE, Amherst, MA, 01002
Summary
overall rating
4 out of 5 stars
beds134
occupancy91.8% (123 of 134)
address150 UNIVERSITY DRIVE
Amherst, MA, 01002
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (413) 256-8185
Ratings
Health Inspections
4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
3 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
05/24/201006/30/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/13/201103/05/2012Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
12/13/201104/30/2012Electrical Deficiencies
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
12/13/201112/29/2011Electrical Deficiencies
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
12/13/201112/20/2011Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
12/13/201101/27/2012Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
12/13/201101/25/2012Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
12/13/201112/21/2011Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
12/13/201103/05/2012Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
11/15/201212/31/2012Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
11/15/201212/31/2012Electrical Deficiencies
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.