Masconomet Healthcare Center

 (978) 887-7002

Masconomet Healthcare Center is a 123-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 2 inspections since 07/11/2011.

123 HIGH STREET, Topsfield, MA, 01983
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds123
occupancy97.6% (120 of 123)
address123 HIGH STREET
Topsfield, MA, 01983
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (978) 887-7002
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
03/25/201104/18/2011Mistreatment Deficiencies
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
03/25/201104/18/2011Mistreatment 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.
03/25/201104/18/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for each resident in a way that maintains or improves their quality of life.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
09/19/201211/07/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
09/19/201211/07/2012Mistreatment 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.
09/19/201211/07/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
09/19/201211/07/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
09/19/201211/07/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
09/19/201211/07/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
09/19/201211/07/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
09/19/201211/07/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
07/11/201108/25/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
07/11/201108/25/2011Administration Deficiencies
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.