Mercy Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility

 (716) 819-5300

Mercy Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility is a 84-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 5 (out of 5) stars. There have been 9 deficiencies found over the course of 2 inspections since 08/15/2011.

55 MELROY AVENUE, Lackawanna, NY, 14218
Summary
overall rating
5 out of 5 stars
beds84
occupancy96.4% (81 of 84)
address55 MELROY AVENUE
Lackawanna, NY, 14218
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Church related
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (716) 819-5300
Ratings
Health Inspections
4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
09/06/201210/27/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
09/06/201210/27/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
09/06/201210/27/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
08/15/201109/30/2011Building Construction Deficiencies
Approved construction type or materials.
08/15/201108/25/2011Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
08/15/201109/30/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
08/15/201109/30/2011Pharmacy 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.
08/15/201109/30/2011Pharmacy 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.
08/15/201109/30/2011Administration Deficiencies
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.