Hospital and Nursing Home Profiles  

STERLING COUNTY NURSING HOME - STERLING CITY, TX

 



Back to Hospital Data.

Institution representatives - add corrected or new information about STERLING COUNTY NURSING HOME »

Address
309 FIFTH ST
STERLING CITY, TX, 76951
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (325) 378-2134

Number of Certified Beds: 44
Total Number of Residents: 31
Percent of Occupied Beds: 70%
Sprinkler Status: Fully Sprinklered
Program Participation: Medicare and Medicaid
Type of Ownership: Government - County
Located Within a Hospital?: No
Multi Nursing Home Ownership?: No
Resident and Family Councils: Resident
Continuing Care Retirement Community?: No
Quality Indicator Survey?: No
Special Focus Facility?: No
Type: Skilled Nursing Facilities

Overall Star Rating: 1 Star
Health Inspections Star Rating: 1 Star
Nurse Staffing Star Rating: 3 Stars
Quality Measures Star Rating: 4 Stars
RN Only Star Rating: 2 Stars

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Administrative Staff - Full Time: 2.29
Certified Nurse Aides - Full Time: 10.89
Dietitians - Under Contract: 0.11
Housekeeping Personnel - Full Time: 2.11
Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurses - Full Time: 3.97
Medical Directors - Under Contract: 0.11
Persons Not Included In Any Other Categories - Full Time: 6.54
Physical Therapists - Under Contract: 0.11
Registered Nurses - Full Time: 3.77
Rn Director Of Nursing - Full Time: 1.14
Activities Professionals - Full Time: 1.19
Occupational Therapists - Under Contract: 0.11
Pharmacists - Under Contract: 0.11
Nurse Aides In Training - Full Time: 1.29
Social Workers - Under Contract: 0.11

Provided Services

  • Activities Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Administration And Storage Of Blood Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Clinical Laboratory Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Dental Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Diagnostic Xray Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Dietary Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Housekeeping Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Nursing Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Occupational Therapy Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Pharmacy Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Physical Therapy Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Physician Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Podiatry Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Social Work Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Speech/Language Pathology Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents

Quality Measures

Percent of long-stay residents who lose too much weight
This Nursing Home:

3.1%
State:

6.7%
Percent of long-stay residents who have had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
Here:

4.1%
Texas:

3.9%
Percent of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection
This Nursing Home:

9.4%
State:

8.3%
Percent of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
Here:

3.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Percent of long-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine
Here:

100.0%
State:

91.6%
Percent of long-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
This Nursing Home:

90.6%
State:

91.1%

Staff Information

Number of Registered Nurses Hours Per Resident Per Day
This Nursing Home:

0.340
Texas:

0.469
Number of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Hours Per Resident Per Day
Here:

0.800
Texas:

0.894
Total Number of Licensed Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day
Here:

1.140
Texas:

1.350

Complaint Deficiency

Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Encode and automate the resident's assessment data: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed: Many (Actual harm)

A two-hour-resistant firewall in common walls: Many (Actual harm)

Provide proof that all residents' personal money which is deposited with the nursing home, is secure: Many (Actual harm)

Provide bedrooms that hold no more than 4 residents per room: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Follow policies and procedures to convey the resident's personal funds to the appropriate party responsible after the resident's death: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detectors: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

Properly located and lighted Exit signs: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Properly maintained smoke detectors: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

Ensure that all full-time nurse aids employed for more than 4 months are fully trained and competent to provide nursing and nursing-related services, as defined by Federal requirements: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Ensure that all nurse aids who have worked less than 4 months are enrolled in appropriate training or have been deemed competent to provide nursing and nursing related services: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Walls or barriers that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Proper medical gas storage and administration areas: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor and a family member of the resident of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Completely assess the resident at least every twelve months: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Exits that are accessible at all times: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Portable fire extinguishers: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

Posted No-smoking signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or did not provide ashtrays where smoking was allowed: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

User Contributions:

Comment about this article, ask questions, or add new information about this topic:

CAPTCHA


Back to the top




Hospital-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.  This data has been compiled from multiple government and commercial sources. 
This web site and associated pages are not associated with, endorsed by, or sponsored by STERLING COUNTY NURSING HOME and has no official or unofficial affiliation with STERLING COUNTY NURSING HOME.
Some parts © 2003-2013 Advameg, Inc.