Shepherd of The Valley Howland

 (330) 856-9232

Shepherd of The Valley Howland is a 80-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 5 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 3 inspections since 01/17/2013.

4100 NORTH RIVER ROAD, Howland, OH, 44484
Summary
overall rating
5 out of 5 stars
beds80
occupancy66.3% (53 of 80)
address4100 NORTH RIVER ROAD
Howland, OH, 44484
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (330) 856-9232
Ratings
Health Inspections
4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
06/20/201107/25/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/22/201001/24/2011Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
12/22/201001/24/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
09/22/201111/11/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Give notice to the resident before a room or roommate change.
09/22/201111/11/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
09/22/201111/11/2011Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
09/22/201111/11/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
09/22/201111/11/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
09/22/201111/11/2011Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
09/22/201111/11/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
01/17/201302/01/2013Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.