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Nursing Homes Massachusetts Reading Bear Mountain At Reading

Bear Mountain At Reading has been cited for a total of 33 deficiencies in our most recent deficiency data, which typically covers 3 health and fire safety surveys.

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There are 371 nursing homes in Massachusetts with a total of 10,147 deficiencies resulting in an average of 27.35 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
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined clinically appropriate.
Category:
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-20-2019

Develop and implement a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Category:
Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-20-2019

Provide safe and appropriate respiratory care for a resident when needed.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-20-2019

Ensure that the resident and his/her doctor meet face-to-face at all required visits.
Category:
Nursing and Physician Services Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-20-2019

Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards.
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-20-2019

Honor the resident's right to a dignified existence, self-determination, communication, and to exercise his or her rights.
Category:
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-14-2019

Develop and implement a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Category:
Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-14-2019

Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Category:
Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-14-2019

Assist a resident in gaining access to vision and hearing services.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-14-2019

Ensure that feeding tubes are not used unless there is a medical reason and the resident agrees; and provide appropriate care for a resident with a feeding tube.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-14-2019

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.
Category:
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-14-2019

Ensure food and drink is palatable, attractive, and at a safe and appetizing temperature.
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-14-2019

Procure food from sources approved or considered satisfactory and store, prepare, distribute and serve food in accordance with professional standards.
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Scope:
F
Corrected:
02-14-2019

Regularly inspect all bed frames, mattresses, and bed rails (if any) for safety; and all bed rails and mattresses must attach safely to the bed frame.
Category:
Environmental Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
02-14-2019

Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
G
Corrected:
03-07-2018

Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Category:
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-10-2017

Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Category:
Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-10-2017

Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-10-2017

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.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-10-2017

Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Category:
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-10-2017

Make sure there is a pest control program to prevent/deal with mice, insects, or other pests.
Category:
Environmental Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-10-2017

Meet other general requirements.
Category:
Construction Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
01-30-2020

Have stairways and smokeproof enclosures used as exits that meet safety requirements.
Category:
Egress Deficiencies
Scope:
F
Corrected:
01-30-2020

Install properly constructed and protected linen or trash chutes.
Category:
Services Deficiencies
Scope:
F
Corrected:
01-30-2020

Conduct testing and exercise requirements.
Category:
Emergency Preparedness Deficiencies
Scope:
C
Corrected:
03-06-2019

Meet other general requirements.
Category:
Construction Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
03-06-2019

Have stairways and smokeproof enclosures used as exits that meet safety requirements.
Category:
Egress Deficiencies
Scope:
F
Corrected:
03-06-2019

Have a fire alarm with audible and visual signals that transmits the alarm automatically to notify emergency forces in event of fire.
Category:
Smoke Deficiencies
Scope:
C
Corrected:
03-06-2019

Have approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Category:
Smoke Deficiencies
Scope:
C
Corrected:
03-06-2019

Inspect, test, and maintain automatic sprinkler systems.
Category:
Smoke Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
03-06-2019

Install properly constructed and protected linen or trash chutes.
Category:
Services Deficiencies
Scope:
C
Corrected:
03-06-2019

Have stairways and smokeproof enclosures used as exits that meet safety requirements.
Category:
Egress Deficiencies
Scope:
C
Corrected:
12-31-2017

Meet other general requirements that are deficient.
Category:
Gas, Vacuum, and Electrical Systems Deficiencies
Scope:
B
Corrected:
11-28-2017



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