Lewis County

 (315) 376-5200

Lewis County is a 160-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 4 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 3 inspections since 11/08/2012.

7785 NORTH STATE STREET, Lowville, NY, 13367
Summary
overall rating
4 out of 5 stars
beds160
occupancy94.4% (151 of 160)
address7785 NORTH STATE STREET
Lowville, NY, 13367
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipGovernment - County
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (315) 376-5200
Ratings
Health Inspections
4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
2 out of 5 stars
RN Only
1 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
11/10/201112/31/2011Mistreatment 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.
11/08/201212/27/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
04/12/201010/11/2010Mistreatment 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.
04/12/201010/11/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/08/201001/30/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
12/08/201001/30/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
11/10/201112/31/2011Mistreatment 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.
11/10/201112/31/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Make sure that residents receive treatments/services to maintain or improve their ability to care for themselves.
11/10/201112/31/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
11/10/201112/31/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
11/10/201112/31/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
11/08/201201/07/2013Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
11/08/201201/07/2013Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
11/08/201201/07/2013Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Properly working alarms on sprinkler valves.