Johnson County Health and Rehab, LLC
300 South Thompson Road Lamar, 72846
- 1 immediate jeopardy deficiency was cited by Medicare on June 18, 2014 for failure to ensure that oxygen tanks were kept in good working order, that staff members were knowledgeable in the operation of oxygen tanks, and that the staff was aware where to locate oxygen tanks in the event of an emergency. One resident experienced respiratory distress and was unable to receive needed oxygen therapy until EMTs arrived and transported the resident to the hospital.
Minimal Harm or Potential for Actual Harm
- Deficiency cited by Medicare on February 8, 2013 for failure to properly care for residents needing special services, including injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
- Deficiencies cited by Medicare on February 5, 2015 and January 23, 2014 for failure to store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
- Deficiencies cited by Medicare on February 5, 2015 and April 5, 2012 for failure to make sure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
- Deficiency cited by Medicare on March 15, 2013 for failure to write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect, and abuse of residents and theft of residents’ property.
- Deficiency cited by Medicare on January 23, 2014 for failure to make sure that the nursing home area is free from accident hazards and risks and provides supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
- Deficiency cited by Medicare on March 15, 2013 for failure to 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.
- Deficiency cited by Medicare on March 15, 2013 for failure to give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
- Deficiencies cited by Medicare on January 23,2014 and February 8, 2013 for failure to have a program that investigates, controls, and keeps infection from spreading.
Fines / Penalties
Received a fine of $38,838 on 6/18/2014 related to its deficient health care practices.
- A high percent of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain (33.3%) compared to the Arkansas average (17.4%) and the national average (18.3%).
- The percent of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened (2.7%) is over two times the Arkansas average (0.9%) and the national average (0.9%)
- A high percent of long-say residents who self-report moderate to severe pain (13%) compared to the Arkansas average (7.4%) and the national average (7.4%).
This summary of the facility’s Nursing Home Profile from the Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare and/or the facility’s summary from the Quality Reporting System of the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services contains information as of February 11, 2015. The health inspection reports contained on the Medicare and Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services websites are designed to aid a facility in identifying and correcting its deficient practices. To determine whether the facility has corrected its deficiencies or improved its overall rating subsequent to the date listed above, please go to: http://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompareand http://facilityquality.dads.state.tx.us/qrs/public/qrs.do.