Mercy Living Center

 (518) 359-3355

Mercy Living Center is a 60-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 04/26/2012.

114 WAWBEEK AVE, Tupper Lake, NY, 12986
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds60
occupancy85.0% (51 of 60)
address114 WAWBEEK AVE
Tupper Lake, NY, 12986
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Corporation
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?YES
 (518) 359-3355
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
2 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
04/26/201206/22/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
04/26/201206/22/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
01/12/201104/14/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
01/12/201103/18/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
06/30/201107/31/2011Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
06/30/201107/31/2011Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Exits that are accessible at all times.
06/30/201107/31/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
06/30/201107/31/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Allow residents to easily view the results of the nursing home's most recent inspection.
06/30/201107/31/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
04/26/201206/22/2012Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Exits that are accessible at all times.
04/26/201206/22/2012Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
04/26/201206/22/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
04/26/201206/22/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
04/26/201206/22/2012Mistreatment 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.