Alaris Health at Essex

 (973) 232-3100

Alaris Health at Essex is a 212-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 5 (out of 5) stars. There have been 8 deficiencies found over the course of 2 inspections since 07/27/2010.

155 FORTIETH STREET, Irvington, NJ, 07111
Summary
overall rating
5 out of 5 stars
beds212
occupancy92.0% (195 of 212)
address155 FORTIETH STREET
Irvington, NJ, 07111
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (973) 232-3100
Ratings
Health Inspections
5 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
3 out of 5 stars
RN Only
3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
07/27/201008/26/2010Mistreatment 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.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
10/13/201111/01/2011Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
10/13/201111/01/2011Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
10/13/201111/01/2011Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Properly protected cooking facilities.
10/13/201111/01/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
10/13/201111/15/2011Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
07/27/201009/30/2010Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Exits that are accessible at all times.
07/27/201008/26/2010Mistreatment 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.
07/27/201008/26/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.