Dangers Of Bed Rails

Bed rail dangers

The use of half bed rails in ALF’s is not uncommon. AHCA regulations d0 allow the use of half bed rails if certain criteria are met. ST – A0030 – RESIDENT CARE – RIGHTS & FACILITY PROCEDURES the use of physical restraints by a facility must be reviewed by the resident ‘ s physician annually. […]

Deficiency A030 Resident Care —Rights & Facility Procedures (Privacy)

A030: SSA-5.0182(6) FAC; 429.28 F8 Resident Care —Rights & Facility Procedures This Statute or Rule is not met as evidenced by: Based on observation and interview the facility failed to provide a private area for the physician to interview a random resident. Findings: Observation on 4/5/12 at approximately 12:30 PM revealed the physician and his […]

Deficiency 0030—Resident Care – Rights & Facility Procedures (Visiting hours)

0030—Resident Care – Rights & Facility Procedures SBA-5.0182(6) PAC; 429.28 FS Based on observation and interview the facility failed honor resident rights and did not provide visiting hours for all residents at a minimum from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Findings: During an observation at approximately 9:00 AM on _ the visiting hours sign located […]