Chester Nursing Center

 (803) 581-9400

Chester Nursing Center is a 100-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 05/18/2011.

1 MEDICAL PARK DRIVE, Chester, SC, 29706
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds100
occupancy78.0% (78 of 100)
address1 MEDICAL PARK DRIVE
Chester, SC, 29706
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (803) 581-9400
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
4 out of 5 stars
RN Only
4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
3 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
12/12/201212/11/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
12/12/201212/12/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
12/12/201212/12/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
12/12/201212/12/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Give or get emergency care by a doctor 24 hours a day.
12/12/201212/12/2012Administration Deficiencies
Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility.
07/21/201008/20/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
07/21/201008/20/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
07/08/201008/08/2010Mistreatment 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.
07/08/201008/08/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
07/08/201008/08/2010Administration Deficiencies
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
05/19/201106/17/2011Interior Finish Deficiencies
Fire resistant room wall surfaces.
05/19/201106/17/2011Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
05/19/201106/17/2011Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
05/19/201106/17/2011Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Properly located and lighted "Exit" signs.
05/18/201106/17/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Honor a residents' rights as a residents of the nursing home, free of coercion and reprisal, and as citizens or residents of the United States.
05/18/201106/17/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
05/18/201106/17/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
05/18/201106/17/2011Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
05/18/201106/17/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
05/18/201106/17/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.