Wharton Nursing Home

 (931) 277-3511

Wharton Nursing Home is a 62-bed Medicare-certified nursing home. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 1 inspections since 01/26/2012.

55 WEST LAKE ROAD, Pleasant Hill, TN, 38578
overall rating
Too new to rate
occupancy96.8% (60 of 62)
address55 WEST LAKE ROAD
Pleasant Hill, TN, 38578
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Corporation
resident/family council?RESIDENT
focus facility?NO
 (931) 277-3511
Health Inspections
Too new to rate
Nurse Staffing
Too new to rate
RN Only
Too new to rate
Quality Measures
Too new to rate
DateDate FixedComplaint
DateDate FixedDeficiency
01/26/201203/01/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
01/26/201202/09/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
01/26/201203/01/2012Quality 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.
01/26/201203/01/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
01/26/201203/01/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
01/26/201203/01/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
01/26/201202/10/2012Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
01/26/201202/15/2012Pharmacy 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.
01/26/201203/01/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
01/26/201202/02/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.