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
Summary
overall rating
Too new to rate
beds62
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
Ratings
Health Inspections
Too new to rate
Nurse Staffing
Too new to rate
RN Only
Too new to rate
Quality Measures
Too new to rate
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
Deficiencies
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.