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Eckerd Living Center

Inspection Results


Nursing Homes North Carolina Highlands Eckerd Living Center

Eckerd Living Center has been cited for a total of 29 deficiencies in our most recent deficiency data, which typically covers 3 health and fire safety surveys.

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There are 427 nursing homes in North Carolina with a total of 15,913 deficiencies resulting in an average of 37.27 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 provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-08-2017

Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
09-03-2016

Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
09-03-2016

Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
09-03-2016

Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
07-24-2015

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:
12-22-2017

Properly provide smoke detection systems in areas open to corridors.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-22-2017

Ensure smoke barriers are constructed to a 1 hour fire resistance rating.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-22-2017

Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-22-2017

Ensure that sources of ignition are removed from patients receiving respiratory therapy.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
12-22-2017

Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-22-2016

Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
10-22-2016

Approved construction type or materials.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
09-25-2015

Fire resistant interior walls.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
09-25-2015

Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
09-25-2015

Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
09-25-2015

Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
09-25-2015

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:
12-22-2017

Properly provide smoke detection systems in areas open to corridors.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-22-2017

Ensure smoke barriers are constructed to a 1 hour fire resistance rating.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-22-2017

Have properly installed electrical wiring and gas equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
12-22-2017

Ensure that sources of ignition are removed from patients receiving respiratory therapy.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
12-22-2017

Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-22-2016

Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
10-22-2016

Approved construction type or materials.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
09-25-2015

Fire resistant interior walls.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
09-25-2015

Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
09-25-2015

Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
09-25-2015

Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
09-25-2015



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