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About Laurel Court

General Information

Legal Business NameSweeny Hospital District
Ownership TypeFor Profit - Corporation
Changed Ownership In The Last 12 MonthsYes
First Accepted MedicareJune 12, 1995 (22 years)
Capacity125
Residents116
Percent Occupied93%
Program ParticipationMedicare And Medicaid
Resident And Family CouncilsBoth
In HospitalNo
Continuing Care Retirement CommunityNo
Special Focus FacilityNo
Auto Sprinkler System In Required AreasYes

Ratings for Laurel Court

Laurel Court
was reviewed by Medicare to have a rating of 1 out of 5. About Medicare Ratings
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Health Inspections Rating
Quality Measures Rating
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RN Staff Rating

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Fines, Complaints, and Inspection Problems in the Past 3 Years

Note that this facility has changed ownership within the past 12 months.

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Types of Problems at Nursing Homes

Some issues within a nursing home are much more severe than others. Medicare evaluates each problem based on 2 scales: the number of residents affected by a problem and the severity of the potential or actual harm to residents based on the problem. We have color coded the matrix below to make it easier to pick out the more severe problems. In general, orange and red issues related to the treatment of a resident are considered substandard quality of care.

  Residents Affected
Severity of the Deficiency Few Some Many
Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety J K L
Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy G H I
No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy D E F
No actual harm with potential for minimal harm A B C

October 14, 2015 - 14 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmComplaintHave enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
GFewActual HarmComplaintGive residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
ESomePotential for HarmComplaintDevelop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.

September 28, 2015 - 15 months ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmComplaintKeep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
FManyPotential for HarmComplaintProvide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.

April 30, 2015 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmHealth InspectionStore, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
FManyPotential for HarmHealth InspectionCompletely assess the resident at least every twelve months.
FManyPotential for HarmComplaint+InspectionReview or revise the resident's care plan after any major change in physical or mental health.
FManyPotential for HarmHealth InspectionDevelop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
ESomePotential for HarmComplaint+InspectionOperate and provide services according to Federal, State, and local laws and professional standards.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionAssure that each residentís assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionReasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmHealth InspectionProvide residents with private access to a telephone.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth Inspection1) 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.

April 28, 2015 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAn approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
FManyPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionRecord of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionCorridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionProperly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionPortable fire extinguishers.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionA fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionEmergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionAutomatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.

June 24, 2014 - 2 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
DFewPotential for HarmComplaintProvide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .

May 14, 2014 - 3 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmHealth InspectionHave enough nurses to care for every resident in a way that maximizes the resident's well being.
FManyPotential for HarmHealth InspectionStore, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionProvide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionAssist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionDevelop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
ESomePotential for HarmHealth InspectionEnsure that residents are fully informed and understand their health status, care and treatments.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionGive residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
DFewPotential for HarmHealth InspectionProvide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.

May 13, 2014 - 3 years ago

 Residents AffectedSeveritySource/TypeDescription
FManyPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionRecord of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
FManyPotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAn approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
ESomePotential for HarmFire Safety InspectionAutomatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
CManyPotential for Minimal HarmFire Safety InspectionPortable fire extinguishers.

Staffing Levels Per Resident per Day

Medicare determines the expected staffing time per resident per day depending on level of care the residents of Laurel Court require. It is important to compare the reported time to expected time for a single facility instead of comparing the amount of time per resident of two facilities. Learn why.

1hr 40min
2hr 25min
ReportedExpected
CNA
35min
40min
ReportedExpected
LPN
25min
1hr 10min
ReportedExpected
RN
2hr 45min
4hr 15min
ReportedExpected
Total Nursing

This facility also provides approximately 20min per resident per WEEK of physical therapist time.

Quality Measures for Long Stay Residents

97.1%
95.4%
95.4%
90.7%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
98.1%
100.0%
100.0%
87.9%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
39.3%
35.0%
40.4%
46.9%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Low Risk Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowel or Bladder
22.0%
19.8%
17.9%
22.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Received an Antipsychotic Medication
18.6%
29.5%
11.4%
19.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Need for Help with ADLs has Increased
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
8.8%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
2.0%
6.2%
2.1%
6.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Lose Too Much Weight
4.8%
9.8%
12.7%
6.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
High Risk Residents With Pressure Ulcers
7.1%
9.2%
1.1%
6.1%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Have Depressive Symptoms
1.9%
5.2%
5.2%
5.1%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
With a Urinary Tract Infection
1.0%
2.1%
4.1%
3.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Experiencing One or More Falls with Major Injury
2.9%
2.9%
2.7%
3.3%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
With a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.6%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Were Physically Restrained

Quality Measures for Short Stay Residents

96.6%
89.0%
82.1%
71.4%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine
90.4%
86.4%
86.4%
71.1%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Were Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
9.1%
5.3%
14.8%
16.5%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Self Report Moderate to Severe Pain
5.3%
3.8%
5.7%
3.2%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
Newly Received an Antipsychotic Medication
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
1.0%
Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015TX
With Pressure Ulcers That Are New or Worsened