Elwood Care Center

 (308) 785-3302

Elwood Care Center is a 43-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 4 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 3 inspections since 09/14/2011.

P O BOX 315, 607 SMITH AVENUE, Elwood, NE, 68937
Summary
overall rating
4 out of 5 stars
beds43
occupancy79.1% (34 of 43)
addressP O BOX 315, 607 SMITH AVENUE
Elwood, NE, 68937
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipGovernment - City
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (308) 785-3302
Ratings
Health Inspections
3 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
10/22/201212/03/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
10/22/201212/03/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
10/22/201212/03/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
10/22/201212/03/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
10/22/201212/03/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
10/22/201212/03/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
10/22/201212/03/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
10/22/201212/03/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
10/22/201212/03/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
10/22/201212/03/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
10/17/201211/16/2012Building Construction Deficiencies
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
10/17/201211/30/2012Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
09/14/201110/29/2011Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
09/14/201110/29/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
09/14/201110/29/2011Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.