Mescalero Care Center

 (575) 464-4802

Mescalero Care Center is a 40-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 4 inspections since 01/21/2011.

454 LIPAN AVE, Mescalero, NM, 88340
Summary
overall rating
3 out of 5 stars
beds40
occupancy90.0% (36 of 40)
address454 LIPAN AVE
Mescalero, NM, 88340
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Other
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (575) 464-4802
Ratings
Health Inspections
3 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
2 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
3 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
03/14/2013Not AvailableMistreatment 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.
03/14/2013Not AvailableQuality 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.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
11/19/2009Not AvailableQuality Care Deficiencies
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
11/17/200912/17/2009Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
04/11/201204/13/2012Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
04/11/201204/12/2012Electrical Deficiencies
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
01/21/201104/18/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
01/21/201104/18/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly.
01/21/201104/18/2011Mistreatment 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.
01/21/201104/18/2011Mistreatment 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.
01/21/201104/18/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
01/21/201104/18/2011Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.