Merry Heart Nursing Home

 (973) 584-4000

Merry Heart Nursing Home is a 113-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 03/07/2012.

200 RT 10 WEST, Succasunna, NJ, 07876
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds113
occupancy87.6% (99 of 113)
address200 RT 10 WEST
Succasunna, NJ, 07876
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Partnership
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (973) 584-4000
Ratings
Health Inspections
2 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
3 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
3 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
05/10/201205/11/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
05/10/201205/30/2012Administration Deficiencies
Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
03/11/201304/11/2013Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
03/11/201304/11/2013Resident Rights Deficiencies
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
03/11/201303/26/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
03/11/201304/11/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
03/11/201303/15/2013Quality 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.
03/11/201304/15/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible.
03/11/201303/15/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
03/11/201304/11/2013Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
03/07/201204/30/2012Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
03/07/201204/30/2012Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.