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Avera Sister James Care Center

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Nursing Homes South Dakota Yankton Avera Sister James Care Center

Avera Sister James Care Center has been cited for a total of 10 deficiencies in our most recent deficiency data, which typically covers 3 health and fire safety surveys.

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There are 106 nursing homes in South Dakota with a total of 1,808 deficiencies resulting in an average of 17.06 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
Provide and implement an infection prevention and control program.
Category:
Infection Control Deficiencies
Scope:
E
Corrected:
01-10-2020

Timely report suspected abuse, neglect, or theft and report the results of the investigation to proper authorities.
Category:
Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
05-25-2019

Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Category:
Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies
Scope:
G
Corrected:
05-25-2019

Provide basic life support, including CPR, prior to the arrival of emergency medical personnel , subject to physician orders and the resident?s advance directives.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
G
Corrected:
05-25-2019

Provide activities to meet all resident's needs.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
E
Corrected:
11-14-2018

Review or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
Category:
Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies
Scope:
E
Corrected:
10-05-2017

Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
Category:
Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies
Scope:
E
Corrected:
10-05-2017

Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
D
Corrected:
10-05-2017

Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Category:
Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies
Scope:
G
Corrected:
10-05-2017

Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Category:
Environmental Deficiencies
Scope:
E
Corrected:
10-05-2017

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