Apple Valley Center

 (978) 772-1704

Apple Valley Center is a 123-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 06/24/2010.

400 GROTON ROAD, Ayer, MA, 01432
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds123
occupancy92.7% (114 of 123)
address400 GROTON ROAD
Ayer, MA, 01432
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (978) 772-1704
Ratings
Health Inspections
3 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
3 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
02/28/201204/20/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
02/16/201103/25/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
09/11/201210/26/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
09/11/201210/26/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Completely assess the resident at least every twelve months.
09/11/201210/26/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
09/11/201210/26/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
09/11/201210/26/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
07/29/201009/01/2010Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
06/24/201008/02/2010Mistreatment Deficiencies
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.
06/24/201008/02/2010Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
06/24/201008/02/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
06/24/201008/02/2010Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being.