Meadow Park Rehabilitation and Health Care Center LLC
August 21, 2017 Complaint Survey

Standard Health Citations

FREE OF ACCIDENT HAZARDS/SUPERVISION/DEVICES

REGULATION: (d) Accidents. The facility must ensure that - (1) The resident environment remains as free from accident hazards as is possible; and (2) Each resident receives adequate supervision and assistance devices to prevent accidents. (n) - Bed Rails. The facility must attempt to use appropriate alternatives prior to installing a side or bed rail. If a bed or side rail is used, the facility must ensure correct installation, use, and maintenance of bed rails, including but not limited to the following elements. (1) Assess the resident for risk of entrapment from bed rails prior to installation. (2) Review the risks and benefits of bed rails with the resident or resident representative and obtain informed consent prior to installation. (3) Ensure that the bedís dimensions are appropriate for the residentís size and weight.

Scope: Isolated
Severity: Potential to cause more than minimal harm
Citation date: 2017-08-21
Corrected date: 2017-10-18

Citation Details

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Plan of Correction: N/A

Plan of correction not approved or not required