Search by entering your zip code

Orono Commons

Inspection Results


Nursing Homes Maine Orono Orono Commons

Orono Commons has been cited for a total of 84 deficiencies in our most recent deficiency data, which typically covers 3 health and fire safety surveys.

Tip: Surveys happen throughout the year and you may want to check with the location or here to see if more recent data is available for Orono Commons.

There are 100 nursing homes in Maine with a total of 3,839 deficiencies resulting in an average of 38.39 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 that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents.
Scope:
J
Corrected:
04-18-2018

Provide enough nursing staff every day to meet the needs of every resident; and have a licensed nurse in charge on each shift.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
04-18-2018

Ensure the resident's doctor reviews the resident's care, writes, signs and dates progress notes and orders, at each required visit.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
04-03-2018

Ensure drugs and biologicals used in the facility are labeled in accordance with currently accepted professional principles; and all drugs and biologicals must be stored in locked compartments, separately locked, compartments for controlled drugs.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
04-03-2018

Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
09-15-2017

Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Scope:
E
Corrected:
09-15-2017

Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
09-15-2017

Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-24-2017

Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
05-06-2017

Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Scope:
H
Corrected:
05-06-2017

Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
05-06-2017

Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
03-20-2017

Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Scope:
G
Corrected:
03-20-2017

Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Scope:
G
Corrected:
03-20-2017

Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
03-20-2017

Ensure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
03-20-2017

Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
03-20-2017

Give or get x-rays and other tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
03-20-2017

Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
03-20-2017

Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
04-15-2017

Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
04-15-2017

Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-30-2015

Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-30-2015

Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Scope:
E
Corrected:
10-30-2015

Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
03-28-2016

Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
03-28-2016

Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
03-28-2016

At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
03-28-2016

Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
10-30-2017

Add doors in an exit area that do not require the use of a key from the exit side unless in case of special locking arrangements.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-13-2017

Have exits that are accessible at all times.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-27-2017

Have protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-10-2017

Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
11-27-2017

Install an approved automatic sprinkler system.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
11-28-2017

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-28-2017

Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
10-24-2017

Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-27-2017

Meet other general requirements.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Use approved construction type or materials.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Add doors in an exit area that do not require the use of a key from the exit side unless in case of special locking arrangements.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have stairways and smokeproof enclosures used as exits that meet safety requirements.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Provide at least two remote exits on each floor or fire section of the building.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have properly located and lighted "Exit" signs.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Construct fire resistant interior walls.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Install a fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Install an approved automatic sprinkler system.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Ensure smoke barriers are constructed to a 1 hour fire resistance rating.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
02-05-2016

Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
10-30-2017

Add doors in an exit area that do not require the use of a key from the exit side unless in case of special locking arrangements.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-13-2017

Have exits that are accessible at all times.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-27-2017

Have protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-10-2017

Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
11-27-2017

Install an approved automatic sprinkler system.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
11-28-2017

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-28-2017

Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
10-24-2017

Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-27-2017

Meet other general requirements.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Use approved construction type or materials.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Keep aisles, corridors, and exits free of obstruction in case of emergency.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Add doors in an exit area that do not require the use of a key from the exit side unless in case of special locking arrangements.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have stairways and smokeproof enclosures used as exits that meet safety requirements.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Provide at least two remote exits on each floor or fire section of the building.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have properly located and lighted "Exit" signs.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Construct fire resistant interior walls.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Install a fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Install an approved automatic sprinkler system.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Ensure smoke barriers are constructed to a 1 hour fire resistance rating.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Ensure proper usage of power strips and extension cords.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Have proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-18-2017

Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
02-05-2016



Learn more about Orono Commons at the following resources

Inspection Results Penalty Enforcements Maps and Directions
Staff Size Medicare Ratings Ratings Comparison
or return to the main profile page for
Orono Commons


Still looking for the right senior care match?
Search by key terms like services or cities you are interested in (Orono medicaid, dialysis, price etc) below: