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Good Samaritan Society - Postville

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Good Samaritan Society - Postville has been cited for a total of 44 deficiencies in our most recent deficiency data, which typically covers 3 health and fire safety surveys.

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There are 433 nursing homes in Iowa with a total of 17,103 deficiencies resulting in an average of 39.50 deficiencies per nursing home.



The following table describes how deficiencies are scored. An easy way to remember the severity of a deficiency's scope is that the further along in the alphabet (A through L) the scope value is, the more severe the deficiency is.
Additionally, A through F means no actual harm has happened.

Table describing the severity and scope of deficiencies


Deficiency Cited, Scope, and Date of Correction
Ensure therapeutic diets are prescribed by the attending physician and may be delegated to a registered or licensed dietitian, to the extent allowed by State law.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
04-22-2018

Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-05-2017

Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-05-2017

Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-05-2017

Provide food in a way that meets a resident's needs.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-05-2017

Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-05-2017

Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-15-2016

Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-15-2016

Follow proper procedures when the fire alarm was out of service for more than 4 hours.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-06-2018

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-02-2018

Follow proper procedures when the automatic sprinkler systems was out of service for more than 10 hours.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-06-2018

Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
04-02-2018

Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
04-03-2018

Ensure receptacles at patient bed locations and where general anesthesia is administered, are tested after initial installation, replacement or servicing.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-28-2018

Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-28-2018

Use approved construction type or materials.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-06-2017

Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-06-2017

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-06-2017

Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-06-2017

Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Exits that are accessible at all times.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-09-2016

An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Follow proper procedures when the fire alarm was out of service for more than 4 hours.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-06-2018

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-02-2018

Follow proper procedures when the automatic sprinkler systems was out of service for more than 10 hours.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-06-2018

Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
04-02-2018

Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
04-03-2018

Ensure receptacles at patient bed locations and where general anesthesia is administered, are tested after initial installation, replacement or servicing.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-28-2018

Have generator or other power source capable of supplying service within 10 seconds.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
04-28-2018

Use approved construction type or materials.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-06-2017

Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-06-2017

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-06-2017

Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-06-2017

Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Exits that are accessible at all times.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-09-2016

An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
02-09-2016

Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-09-2016



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