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Awe Kualawaache Care Center

Inspection Results

Inspection Summary
Awe Kualawaache Care Center has been cited for 61 deficiencies in our most recent deficiency data (Tip: Surveys happen throughout the year and you may want to check with the location to see if there is more recent data available). There are 83 nursing homes in Montana with a total of 3042 deficiencies resulting in an average of 36.65 deficiencies per nursing home.

Date of Survey Date of Correction Deficiency
2014-02-28 2014-03-31 Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe.
2014-02-28 2014-03-31 Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Assess in a timely manner the resident when the resident enters the nursing home.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Assure that each resident’s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
2014-02-28 2014-03-31 Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
2014-02-28 2014-03-31 Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
2014-02-28 2014-03-31 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.
2014-02-28 2014-03-31 Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
2014-02-28 2014-03-31 Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week.
2014-02-28 2014-03-31 Give or get specialized rehabilitative services per the patient's assessment or plan of care.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident .
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
2014-02-28 2014-04-14 Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
2013-12-05 2014-01-31 Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
2013-12-05 2014-01-31 Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
2013-03-14 2013-05-13 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.
2013-03-14 2013-05-13 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.
2013-03-14 2013-05-13 Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
2013-03-14 2013-05-13 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.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 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.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Use a registered nurse at least 8 hours a day, 7 days a week.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist review each resident's medication(s) and report any irregularities to the attending doctor.
2012-03-28 2012-05-31 Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
2012-03-28 2012-05-27 Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
2014-02-26 2014-04-25 Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
2014-02-26 2014-04-25 Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
2014-02-26 2014-04-25 Exits that are accessible at all times.
2014-02-26 2014-04-25 A written emergency evacuation plan.
2014-02-26 2014-03-21 A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
2014-02-26 2014-03-24 An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
2014-02-26 2014-03-25 Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
2014-02-26 2014-03-04 Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
2013-03-13 2013-05-12 Exits that are accessible at all times.
2013-03-13 2013-05-12 Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
2013-03-13 2013-05-12 Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
2013-03-13 2013-05-12 Portable fire extinguishers.
2013-03-13 2013-05-12 Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 Approved construction type or materials.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
2012-03-27 2012-04-02 Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 Portable fire extinguishers.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 Properly protected cooking facilities.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
2012-03-27 2012-04-24 Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.

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