Lydia Taft House

 (508) 278-9500

Lydia Taft House is a 53-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 09/24/2012.

60 QUAKER HIGHWAY, Uxbridge, MA, 01569
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds53
occupancy79.2% (42 of 53)
address60 QUAKER HIGHWAY
Uxbridge, MA, 01569
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (508) 278-9500
Ratings
Health Inspections
2 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
5 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
3 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
01/22/201303/14/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
11/16/201112/18/2011Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
11/16/201112/18/2011Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
11/16/201112/18/2011Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
11/03/201112/18/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
11/03/201112/18/2011Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
11/03/201112/18/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
11/03/201112/18/2011Administration Deficiencies
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
09/24/201210/26/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
09/24/201210/26/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
09/24/201210/26/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing.