Sterling Village

 (978) 422-5111

Sterling Village is a 143-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 06/15/2011.

18 DANA HILL ROAD, Sterling, MA, 01564
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds143
occupancy95.8% (137 of 143)
address18 DANA HILL ROAD
Sterling, MA, 01564
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Partnership
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (978) 422-5111
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
09/12/201110/29/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
07/27/201209/22/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
07/20/201008/03/2010Pharmacy 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.
07/20/201008/03/2010Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
07/19/201209/04/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
07/19/201209/04/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
07/19/201209/04/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
07/19/201209/04/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
06/15/201107/30/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights.
06/15/201107/30/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
06/15/201107/30/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
06/15/201107/30/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.