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WEIRTON GERIATRIC CENTER - WEIRTON, WV

 



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Address
2525 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE
WEIRTON, WV, 26062
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (304) 723-4300

Number of Certified Beds: 137
Total Number of Residents: 134
Percent of Occupied Beds: 98%
Sprinkler Status: Fully Sprinklered
Program Participation: Medicare and Medicaid
Type of Ownership: For profit - Corporation
Located Within a Hospital?: No
Multi Nursing Home Ownership?: No
Resident and Family Councils: Both
Continuing Care Retirement Community?: No
Quality Indicator Survey?: Yes
Special Focus Facility?: No
Type: Skilled Nursing Facilities


Overall Star Rating: 2 Stars
Health Inspections Star Rating: 1 Star
Nurse Staffing Star Rating: 4 Stars
Quality Measures Star Rating: 2 Stars
RN Only Star Rating: 5 Stars

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Administrative Staff - Full Time: 12.57
Administrative Staff - Part Time: 0.57
Certified Nurse Aides - Full Time: 70.86
Certified Nurse Aides - Part Time: 10.97
Dietitians - Under Contract: 0.23
Food Service Personnel - Full Time: 12.57
Food Service Personnel - Part Time: 2.29
Housekeeping Personnel - Full Time: 17.14
Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurses - Full Time: 17.14
Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurses - Part Time: 2.57
Medical Directors - Under Contract: 0.69
Nurses With Administrative Duties - Full Time: 4.57
Persons Not Included In Any Other Categories - Full Time: 6.86
Physical Therapists - Under Contract: 0.07
Registered Nurses - Full Time: 6.86
Rn Director Of Nursing - Full Time: 1.14
Social Workers - Full Time: 2.29
Activities Professionals - Full Time: 2.29
Activities Professionals - Part Time: 0.57
Occupational Therapists - Part Time: 0.17
Speech Pathologists - Under Contract: 0.13
Persons Not Included In Any Other Categories - Part Time: 1.14
Registered Nurses - Part Time: 6.40
Housekeeping Personnel - Part Time: 2.57
Occupational Therapy Assistants - Part Time: 0.36

Provided Services

  • Activities 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
  • Mental Health 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 Extender Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents
  • Physician Services Are Provided Offsite 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
  • Vocational Services Are Provided Onsite To Residents

Quality Measures

Percent of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased
This Nursing Home:

11.6%
State:

19.9%
Percent of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain
This Nursing Home:

22.8%
State:

14.0%
Percent of long-stay high-risk residents with pressure ulcers
Here:

5.5%
West Virginia:

7.1%
Percent of long-stay residents who lose too much weight
This Nursing Home:

8.8%
West Virginia:

8.9%
Percent of long-stay low-risk residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder
Here:

40.0%
West Virginia:

40.9%
Percent of long-stay residents who have had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
This Nursing Home:

3.1%
West Virginia:

4.3%
Percent of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection
Here:

11.2%
West Virginia:

9.4%
Percent of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms
This Nursing Home:

3.9%
West Virginia:

7.3%
Percent of long-stay residents who were physically restrained
This Nursing Home:

14.5%
West Virginia:

2.5%
Percent of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
Here:

1.5%
West Virginia:

5.1%
Percent of long-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine
This Nursing Home:

100.0%
State:

96.1%
Percent of long-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
This Nursing Home:

99.2%
State:

94.0%
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine
This Nursing Home:

100.0%
West Virginia:

86.0%
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
This Nursing Home:

100.0%
State:

85.4%
Percent of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
Here:

32.5%
West Virginia:

21.3%

Staff Information

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

0.870
West Virginia:

0.714
Number of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Hours Per Resident Per Day
This Nursing Home:

0.660
West Virginia:

0.879
Total Number of Licensed Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day
Here:

1.540
State:

1.591
Number of ,Certified Nurse Assistant Hours Per Resident Per Day
This Nursing Home:

0.040
West Virginia:

0.060
Number Therapy Hours Per Resident Per Day
This Nursing Home:

0.040
West Virginia:

0.069

Complaint Deficiency

Provide doctors orders for the resident's immediate care, at the time the resident was admitted: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed: Few (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: Few (Actual harm)

Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

Give the resident's representative the ability to exercise the resident's rights: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading: Few (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)

Properly protected cooking facilities: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Develop policies that prevent mistreatment, neglect, or abuse of residents or theft of resident property: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Safely provide drugs and other similar products available, which are needed every day and in emergencies, by a licensed pharmacist: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Give or get quality lab services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke: Some (Potential for minimal harm)

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

Walls or barriers that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

Construction that can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system: Some (Potential for minimal harm)

Exits that are accessible at all times: Some (Potential for minimal harm)

An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order: Some (Potential for minimal harm)

Properly protected cooking facilities: Some (Potential for minimal harm)

Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment: Some (Potential for minimal harm)

Provide access to a telephone for resident to use in private: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

1) Protect current or future residents from giving up their Medicaid or Medicare benefits; or 2) follow federal rules for admissions: Many (Potential for minimal harm)

1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Develop policies that prevent mistreatment, neglect, or abuse of residents or theft of resident property: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide care for residents in a way that keeps or builds each resident's dignity and respect of individuality: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

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

Maintain comfortable sound levels: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Coordinate assessments with the pre-admission screening and resident review program for mentally-ill and mentally-retarded patients: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Provide necessary care and services to maintain the highest well being of each resident : Few (Actual harm)

Make sure that the nursing home area is free from accident hazards and risks and provides supervision to prevent avoidable accidents: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Make sure that doctors see a resident's plan of care at every visit and make notes about progress and orders in writing: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Safely provide drugs and other similar products available, which are needed every day and in emergencies, by a licensed pharmacist: Some (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor: Few (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)

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

Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Be administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident : Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Employ or obtain outside professional resources providing services in the nursing home that meet professional standards: Many (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

Choose a doctor to serve as the medical director to create resident care policies and coordinate medical care in the facility: Many (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: Few (Actual harm)

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