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Good Samaritan Society - Beatrice Nursing Center Abuse and Neglect Lawyers
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Good Samaritan Society - Beatrice Nursing Center
This facility is a "non-profit" 80-certified bed long term care center providing cares and services to residents of Beatrice and Gage County, Nebraska. The Medicare and Medicaid-participating home is located at:
401 S 22nd Street
Beatrice, Nebraska 68310
Good Samaritan Society - Beatrice Nursing Center
In addition to providing 24/7 skilled nursing care, Good Samaritan Society - Beatrice Nursing Center offers other services. Additional focused care includes short-term and long term care.
The facility also provides comprehensive rehab services, wound care, assisted and independent living options, medically-complex care, respiratory care, bariatric care, pulmonary care, IV (intervenous) care, post-stroke care, enteral nutrition, pain management, hospice, oncology care, dementia and memory care, and physical, occupational, and speech therapies.
Financial Penalties and Violations
Federal and state investigators have a legal obligation to penalize any nursing home that violated a rule or regulation that harmed or could have harmed a resident. These penalties typically include an imposed monetary fines or denial of payment for Medicare services. Usually, the higher the violation, the higher the fine.
This nursing facility self-reported five serious problems over the last thirty-six months that resulted in violation citations. Additional information concerning the facility can be reviewed on the State of Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Website.
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Beatrice Nebraska Nursing Home Safety Concerns
Information on every intermediate and long-term care home in the state can be reviewed on government-owned and operated database websites including the Nebraska Department of Public Health and Medicare.gov.
According to Medicare, this facility maintains an overall rating of two out of five stars, including three out of five stars concerning health inspections, three out of five stars for staffing issues and three out of five stars for quality measures.
- Failure to Protect Every Resident from All Forms of Abuse Including Physical and Sexual Assault, Physical Punishment, and Neglect by Anybody – citation date #F600 date August 9, 2018
The state investigators determined that the nursing home “failed to ensure residents were free from abuse.” This deficient practice “had the potential to affect one resident.”
The investigative team interviewed the resident who stated “there is one resident who was really mean [and two weeks ago, that resident] tried to break my little finger in the dining room. The resident stated that “I told everyone what happened, including the Administrator and Director of nursing.”
The reporting resident indicated that the aggressive resident “was physically abusive towards them in the dining room and that [the aggressive resident] was obsessively cleaning tables and taking plates and items from other residents before they were done.”
The investigators reviewed the aggressive resident apposite as Progress Note dated July 18, 2018. The note revealed that “the resident was taking resident’s plates and clearing the table as they were eating. The resident was asked several times to let the dietary [department] clean the table.” The aggressive resident “did not wait for other residents to finish eating. Staff attempted unsuccessfully redirect [the aggressive resident]. The staff moved the cart of silverware into the kitchen area because [the aggressive resident] Trying to take the social worker to reset the tables.”
A subsequent interview with the reporting resident just before lunch time on August 6, 2018 revealed that the allegedly aggressive resident had approach them and begin cleaning tables and aggressively took away the resident’s ice T. The resident told the aggressive resident to stop. At that time, the resident the lead last word aggressive resident “walked away and then re-approach [the reporting resident and bent the reporting resident’s] finger painfully” while that resident “yell for help.”
The reporting resident stated that “they notified a family member, the Administrator and Director of nursing of the occurrence and [they are afraid of the aggressive resident] and do not want to be at the same table.
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