Merrimack County Nursing Home

 (603) 796-2165

Merrimack County Nursing Home is a 290-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 5 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 4 inspections since 01/26/2012.

325 DANIEL WEBSTER HIGHWAY, Boscawen, NH, 03303
Summary
overall rating
5 out of 5 stars
beds290
occupancy94.1% (273 of 290)
address325 DANIEL WEBSTER HIGHWAY
Boscawen, NH, 03303
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipGovernment - City/county
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (603) 796-2165
Ratings
Health Inspections
3 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
5 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
09/15/201011/08/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
09/15/201011/08/2010Mistreatment Deficiencies
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
09/15/201011/08/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
09/15/201011/08/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
09/15/201011/08/2010Administration Deficiencies
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
01/26/201003/15/2010Mistreatment Deficiencies
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
01/26/201003/15/2010Mistreatment 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.
01/26/201003/15/2010Mistreatment Deficiencies
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
01/26/201003/15/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
01/26/201003/15/2010Pharmacy 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.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/20/201201/30/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
03/17/201104/25/2011Mistreatment Deficiencies
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and involuntary separation from others.
03/17/201104/25/2011Mistreatment 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.
03/17/201104/25/2011Mistreatment Deficiencies
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
01/30/201203/14/2012Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
01/30/201202/13/2012Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Properly protected cooking facilities.
01/26/201203/05/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
01/26/201203/05/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
01/26/201203/05/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
01/26/201203/05/2012Administration Deficiencies
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.