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David M Dorsett Healthcare Community

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Nursing Homes South Dakota Spearfish David M Dorsett Healthcare Community

David M Dorsett Healthcare Community has been cited for a total of 46 deficiencies in our most recent deficiency data, which typically covers 3 health and fire safety surveys.

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There are 107 nursing homes in South Dakota with a total of 2,241 deficiencies resulting in an average of 20.94 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
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.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
04-15-2017
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-07-2016
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-07-2016
1) Provide 3 meals at regular times; 2) serve breakfast within 14 hours of dinner; and 3) offer a snack at bedtime each day.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
10-07-2016
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-07-2016
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
10-07-2016
Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.
Scope:
B
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Ensure residents have the right to have a choice over activities, their schedules, and health care according to their interests, assessments, and plans of care.
Scope:
C
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Assess in a timely manner the resident when the resident enters the nursing home.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Assure that each resident?s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Install emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-10-2017
Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Have approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Have proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
09-20-2016
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Scope:
C
Corrected:
09-15-2016
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Scope:
C
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Install emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-10-2017
Ensure that special areas are constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or have an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Have approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Install corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Have proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-30-2017
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Scope:
F
Corrected:
09-20-2016
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Scope:
C
Corrected:
09-15-2016
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Scope:
C
Corrected:
11-25-2015
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Scope:
D
Corrected:
11-25-2015

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