Life Care Center of Copper Basin

 (423) 496-3245

Life Care Center of Copper Basin is a 135-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 3 inspections since 03/09/2011.

166 COPPER BASIN INDUSTRIAL PARK PO BOX 518, Ducktown, TN, 37326
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds135
occupancy68.9% (93 of 135)
address166 COPPER BASIN INDUSTRIAL PARK PO BOX 518
Ducktown, TN, 37326
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipFor profit - Individual
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (423) 496-3245
Ratings
Health Inspections
2 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
2 out of 5 stars
RN Only
2 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
03/30/201204/20/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
08/22/201209/14/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
08/22/201209/14/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
08/22/201209/14/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
08/22/201209/14/2012Pharmacy 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.
08/22/201209/14/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
08/20/201210/06/2012Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
08/20/201210/06/2012Electrical Deficiencies
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
08/20/201210/06/2012Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
08/20/201210/06/2012Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Proper backup exit lighting.
03/09/201104/12/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.