Southridge Village Nursing and Rehab

400 Southridge Parkway Heber Springs, 72543

Southridge Village Nursing and Rehab
Below Average
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A rating of one to five stars based on the health inspection, staffing and quality measures rating combined into one.

Southridge Village Nursing and Rehab is a facility in Heber Springs, AR. According to investigations conducted by Medicare between 4/1/2014 and 3/31/2015, the facility had 10 health deficiencies when the average number of health deficiencies in Arkansas is 6.2 and the average number of health deficiencies in the United States is 6.8.

Immediate Jeopardy

  • 1 immediate jeopardy deficiency was cited by Medicare on February 6, 2014. The facility failed to ensure supervision was provided to prevent a resident from leaving the facility without staff’s knowledge just days after the resident began exhibiting exit seeking behaviors. The resident left the facility undetected and was found wandering around a nearby industrial park.

Minimal Harm or Potential for Actual Harm

  • Deficiencies cited by Medicare on February 13, 2015 and March 22, 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.
  • Deficiency cited by Medicare on February 13, 2015 for failure to store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
  • Deficiency cited by Medicare on February 13, 2015 for failure to keep the rate of medication errors to less than 5%.
  • Deficiency cited by Medicare on March 22, 2013 for failing to make sure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
  • Deficiencies cited by Medicare on February 13, 2015; April 4, 2014; October 16, 2013; and March 22, 2013 for failure to have a program that investigates, controls, and keeps infection from spreading.
  • Deficiencies cited by Medicare on April 4, 2014; October 16, 2013; and March 22, 2013 for failure to make sure that the nursing home area was free from accident hazards and risks and provide supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.

Fines / Penalties

Received a fine of $14,788 on 2/06/2014 related to its deficient health care practices.

Other Deficiencies

  • A high percent of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain (28.9%) compared to the Arkansas average (17.4%) and the national average (18.3%).
  • A high percent of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury (4.6%) compared to the Arkansas average (3.5%) and the national average (3.2%).
  • A high percent of long-say residents who self-report moderate to severe pain (8.4%) compared to the Arkansas average (7.4%) and the national average (7.4%).
  • A high percent of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection (9.5%) compared to the Arkansas average (5.0%) and the national average (5.7%).
  • A high percent of long-stay residents who lose too much weight (9.5%) compared to the Arkansas average (6.7%) and the national average (7.0%).