Blaire House of Worcester

 (508) 791-5543

Blaire House of Worcester is a 75-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 09/08/2010.

116 HOUGHTON STREET, Worcester, MA, 01604
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds75
occupancy92.0% (69 of 75)
address116 HOUGHTON STREET
Worcester, MA, 01604
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (508) 791-5543
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 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
09/28/201211/27/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
11/07/201211/14/2012Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
11/07/201211/14/2012Electrical Deficiencies
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
10/19/201211/30/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights.
10/19/201211/30/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
10/19/201211/30/2012Mistreatment Deficiencies
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
10/19/201211/30/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
10/19/201211/30/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Prevent a loss in range of motion among residents who entered the nursing home with a full range of motion, unless it is unavoidable due to resident�s clinical condition.
10/19/201211/30/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
10/19/201211/30/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
09/08/201010/23/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.