Jefferson County Nursing Home

 (865) 397-3163

Jefferson County Nursing Home 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 2 inspections since 12/06/2011.

914 INDUSTRIAL PARK RD, Dandridge, TN, 37725
overall rating
4 out of 5 stars
occupancy96.3% (154 of 160)
Dandridge, TN, 37725
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipGovernment - City/county
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (865) 397-3163
Health Inspections
4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
3 out of 5 stars
RN Only
1 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
2 out of 5 stars
DateDate FixedComplaint
03/10/201103/21/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/07/201112/30/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
12/07/201112/30/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
12/07/201112/30/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible.
12/07/201112/30/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Dispose of garbage and refuse properly.
12/06/201101/19/2012Vertical Openings Deficiencies
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
12/06/201101/19/2012Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
12/06/201101/19/2012Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
12/06/201101/19/2012Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
12/06/201101/19/2012Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
12/06/201101/19/2012Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.