Westmount Health Facility

 (518) 761-6540

Westmount Health Facility is a 80-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 1 inspections since 12/20/2011.

42 GURNEY LANE, Queensbury, NY, 12804
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds80
occupancy85.0% (68 of 80)
address42 GURNEY LANE
Queensbury, NY, 12804
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipGovernment - County
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (518) 761-6540
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
12/20/201102/07/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
12/20/201102/07/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
11/23/201001/10/2011Mistreatment 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.
11/23/201001/10/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
02/25/201003/29/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
01/15/201302/28/2013Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/20/201102/07/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
12/20/201102/07/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
12/20/201102/07/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Properly hold, secure, and manage each resident's personal money which is deposited with the nursing home.
12/20/201102/07/2012Mistreatment Deficiencies
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
12/20/201102/07/2012Mistreatment 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.
12/20/201102/07/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
12/20/201102/07/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
12/20/201102/07/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
12/20/201102/07/2012Pharmacy 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.
12/20/201103/05/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.