WESTWOOD NURSING CENTER

The information listed below provides an in-depth look into the type and quality of care offered at Westwood Nursing Center. It is important to note that when evaluating if a nursing home is right for you or a loved one, ratings should not be taken as the sole deciding factor, but as one of many aspects to be considered.

Address

WESTWOOD NURSING CENTER
16588 SCHAEFER
DETROIT, MI 48235
(313) 345-5000

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Quality Measures
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Overall Rating

Percent of Beds Occupied

81%

Number of Residents and Certified Beds

  • Residents: 101
  • Certified Beds: 125

This Facility Accepts

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid

Operational Details

  • Operated By For Profit - Corporation
  • Offers Both Resident and Family Counseling Services
  • This Facility is Not Part of a Chain or Franchise

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Resident Services

The information below lists services this facility has provided for residents from October through December 2010. During this period, the most common type of service provided was "Ultra-High Rehabilitation". To get a better idea of the types of services that are commonly performed, compare the "Percent of Service Days" column below. These services are based on submitted claims to Medicare and do not provide a complete overview of all the services provided by Westwood Nursing Center. For more information read our guide on how nursing facilities are reimbursed, types of services, and ADL index scores.

Resident ServicesResident ConditionsPercent of Service Days

Very High Rehabilitation Plus Extensive Services

Rehabilitation 500 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Ventilator or respirator
  • Isolation for active infectious disease while a resident
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 11-162.4%
Total Percent:2.4%
 

Ultra-High Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 720 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
  • A second rehabilitation discipline three days/week
ADL Index Range: 11-1613.9%
ADL Index Range: 6-1025.4%
ADL Index Range: 0-533.5%
Total Percent:72.8%
 

Very High Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 500 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
ADL Index Range: 11-160.9%
ADL Index Range: 6-1010.2%
ADL Index Range: 0-510.9%
Total Percent:22.0%
 

High Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation 325 Minutes Per Week Minimum
  • At least one rehabilitation discipline five days/week
ADL Index Range: 11-160.4%
ADL Index Range: 0-52.2%
Total Percent:2.6%
 

Extensive Services

  • Tracheostomy care
  • Ventilator or respirator
  • Isolation for active infectious disease while a resident
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) score of 2 or more
ADL Index Range: 2-16
- Tracheostomy care or ventilator/respirator
0.2%
Total Percent:0.2%
 

Rating Details For Westwood Nursing Center

Nursing Staff -

The nursing staff is the most important part of what determines the quality of care and comfort of a resident in a nursing home. Government regulations set expectations on time spent with each resident based on the services being provided. The breakdown below lists the nursing types (RN, LPN, LVN, CNA) and a comparison of the reported and expected hours per resident per day.

Nursing Hours Per Resident Per DayReportedExpected
Registered Nurse (RN) Hours32 Minutes1 Hour and 5 Minutes
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) Hours1 Hour and 13 Minutes39 Minutes
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Hours2 Hours and 30 Minutes2 Hours and 18 Minutes
Total Licensed Nurse Hours1 Hour and 45 Minutes1 Hour and 43 Minutes
Total Nurse Hours4 Hours and 15 Minutes4 Hours

Quality of Care -

Medicare determines quality of care ratings for nursing facilities by surveying several "quality measures", which are broken down into long-term and short-term stay residents, as well as if the action is preventive or if there is a deficiency in the quality of care. State averages for Michigan are also provided for comparison purposes. Note: Figures below are averaged over the past nine months.

This FacilityMichigan Average

Long-Term Stay Preventive Actions

Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Were Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination80%89%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination During the Flu Season48%89%

Long-Term Stay Deficiencies

Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Are More Depressed or Anxious5%13%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Have/Had a Catheter Inserted and Left in Their Bladder3%5%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight10%8%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained10%5%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Had a Urinary Tract Infection5%9%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain3%3%
Percent of Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowels or Bladder48%52%
Percent of Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores3%3%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help with Daily Activities Has Increased7%12%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Who Spend Most of Their Time in Bed or in a Chair-4%
Percent of Long-Stay Residents Whose Ability to Move About in and Around Their Room Got Worse7%10%
Percent of High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores16%10%

Short-Term Stay Preventive Actions

Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Were Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination90-100%84%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination During the Flu Season60%84%

Short-Term Stay Deficiencies

Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Have Delirium-2%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain3%21%
Percent of Short-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores16%11%

Health Inspection Details -

All Medicare and/or Medicaid certified nursing home must undergo health inspections on average once a year, but may be more frequent if the facility is peforming poorly. These inspections cover most aspects of life in a nursing home, and are broken down into deficiencies types, which including: Pharmacy Service, Administration, Resident Rights, Nutrition and Dietary, Resident Assessment, Environmental, and Mistreatment. Below are the list of deficiencies found by inspectors in the past few years along with the degree of harm and how many residents may have been affected. Note: The most recent health survey was on 12/16/2010.

Degree of Harm

  • - Potential for Minimal Harm
  • - Minimal Harm or Potential for Harm
  • - Resident Harmed
  • - Immediate Jeopardy to Resident Health

Residents Affected

  • - Isolated
  • - Some Residents
  • - Many Residents
Deficiencies Found By InspectorsDegree of HarmResidents Affected

Administration

1) Review the Work of Each Nurse Aide Every Year; or 2) Give Regular Training for the Nurse Aides.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Keep Clinical Information Safe, So That It Will Not Be Lost, Destroyed or Used by the Wrong Person.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009

Environmental

Provide Needed Housekeeping and Maintenance.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Make Sure That the Nursing Home Area is Free of Dangers That Cause Accidents.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Have a Program to Keep Infection from Spreading.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Make Sure There is a Program to Prevent/Deal with Mice, Insects, or Other Pests.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Make Sure That the Nursing Home Area is Free of Dangers That Cause Accidents.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Have a Program to Keep Infection from Spreading.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Provide Needed Housekeeping and Maintenance.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 01/26/2011

Mistreatment

Write and Use Policies That Forbid Mistreatment, Neglect and Abuse of Residents and Theft of Residents' Property.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009

Nutrition and Dietary

Store, Cook, and Give out Food in a Safe and Clean Way.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009

Pharmacy Service

Keep the Rate of Medication Errors (Wrong Drug, Wrong Dose, Wrong Time) to Less Than 5%.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Make Sure That Residents Are Safe from Serious Medication Errors.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Properly Mark Drugs and Other Similar Products.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 01/26/2011

Quality Care

Give Professional Services That Meet a Professional Standard of Quality.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Give Each Resident Care and Services to Get or Keep the Highest Quality of Life Possible.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 06/03/2009
Give Residents Proper Treatment to Prevent New Bed (Pressure) Sores or Heal Existing Bed Sores.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Make Sure That Residents with Reduced Range of Motion Get Proper Treatment and Services to Increase Range of Motion.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Give the Right Treatment and Services to Residents Who Have Mental or Social Problems Adjusting.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Give Proper Treatment to Residents with Feeding Tubes to Prevent Problems (Such As Aspiration Pneumonia, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Dehydration, Metabolic Abnormalities, Nasal-Pharyngeal Ulcers) and Help Restore Eating Skills, if Possible.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Make Sure That Each Resident's Nutritional Needs Were Met.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Properly Care for Residents Needing Special Services, Including: Injections, Colostomy, Ureostomy, Ileostomy, Tracheostomy Care, Tracheal Suctioning, Respiratory Care, Foot Care, and Prostheses.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Give Professional Services That Meet a Professional Standard of Quality.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Give Residents Proper Treatment to Prevent New Bed (Pressure) Sores or Heal Existing Bed Sores.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Make Sure That Each Resident Who Enters the Nursing Home Without a Catheter is Not Given a Catheter, Unless It is Necessary.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Make Sure That Residents with Reduced Range of Motion Get Proper Treatment and Services to Increase Range of Motion.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Give Proper Treatment to Residents with Feeding Tubes to Prevent Problems (Such As Aspiration Pneumonia, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Dehydration, Metabolic Abnormalities, Nasal-Pharyngeal Ulcers) and Help Restore Eating Skills, if Possible.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Give Professional Services That Meet a Professional Standard of Quality.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 01/26/2011

Resident Assessment

1) Develop a Complete Care Plan Within 7 Days of Each Resident's Admission; 2) Prepare a Care Plan with the Care Team, Including the Primary Nurse, Doctor, Resident or Resident's Family or Representative; or 3) Check and Update the Care Plan.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Keep Assessments Completed in the Preceding 15 Months in the Resident's Active Record.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Make a Complete Assessment That Covers All Questions for Areas That Are Listed in Official Regulations.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Screen Residents when They Are First Admitted to Send Them to an Area with Special Care for People with Developmental Disabilities or Mental Illness, if Needed.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 01/26/2011

Resident Rights

Provide Care in a Way That Keeps or Builds Each Resident's Dignity and Self Respect.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Provide Services to Meet the Needs and Preferences of Each Resident.
  • Inspection Date: 03/26/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Make Sure Each Resident Has the Right to Choose Activities, Schedules and Health Care According to His or Her Interests, Assessment, and Plan of Care.
  • Inspection Date: 02/12/2010
  • Correction Date: 03/19/2010
Immediately Tell the Resident, Doctor, and a Family Member If: the Resident is Injured, There is a Major Change in Resident's Physical/Mental Health, There is a Need to Alter Treatment Significantly, or the Resident Must Be Transferred or Discharged.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 01/26/2011

Enforcement

Below is a list of any civil penalities or denials of payment for new admissions (DPNA) that this facility received in the previous three years. Note: Monetary figures are not available for DPNAs.

Action TakenDateAmount
Civil Money Penalty (CMP)02/12/2010$12,513
Civil Money Penalty (CMP)03/26/2009$15,698
Denial of Payment for New Admission (DPNA)03/26/2009-
Denial of Payment for New Admission (DPNA)09/24/2010-

Deficiencies from Complaints and Incidents

The table below lists incident reports by the nursing staff or administration for Westwood Nursing Center, as well as complaints by residents or their family in the previous three years.

Degree of Harm

  • - Potential for Minimal Harm
  • - Minimal Harm or Potential for Harm
  • - Resident Harmed
  • - Immediate Jeopardy to Resident Health

Residents Affected

  • - Isolated
  • - Some Residents
  • - Many Residents
Formal ComplaintsDegree of HarmResidents Affected

Environmental

Provide Needed Housekeeping and Maintenance.
  • Complaint Filed: 07/09/2010
  • Correction Date: 08/15/2010
Make Sure That the Nursing Home Area is Free of Dangers That Cause Accidents.
  • Complaint Filed: 11/03/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/22/2010
Make Sure That the Nursing Home Area is Free of Dangers That Cause Accidents.
  • Complaint Filed: 01/21/2011
  • Correction Date: 03/07/2011

Mistreatment

1) Hire Only People Who Have 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.
  • Complaint Filed: 07/29/2008
  • Correction Date: 08/14/2008
1) Hire Only People Who Have 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.
  • Complaint Filed: 10/02/2009
  • Correction Date: 10/19/2009
Protect Each Resident from All Abuse, Physical Punishment, and Being Separated from Others.
  • Complaint Filed: 09/24/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/22/2010

Quality Care

Provide Social Services for Related Medical Problems to Help Each Resident Achieve the Highest Possible Quality of Life.
  • Complaint Filed: 09/24/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/22/2010

Fire Safety

Nursing homes certified by Medicare and/or Medicaid are required to have fire safety inspections to meet Life Safety Code (LSC) standards. Below is a list of deficiencies that Westwood Nursing Center had in recent fire safety inspections. This information can be used to see if all standards were met, the degree of harm, the number of residents affected, and the date when deficiencies were corrected. Note: The most recent fire safety survey was on 12/16/2010.

Degree of Harm

  • - Potential for Minimal Harm
  • - Minimal Harm or Potential for Harm
  • - Resident Harmed
  • - Immediate Jeopardy to Resident Health

Residents Affected

  • - Isolated
  • - Some Residents
  • - Many Residents
Deficiencies Found By InspectorsDegree of HarmResidents Affected

Automatic Sprinkler Systems

Portable Fire Extinguishers.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010
Automatic Sprinkler Systems That Have Been Maintained in Working Order.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/31/2010

Building Service Equipment

Restrictions on the Use of Portable Space Heaters.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010

Corridor Walls and Doors

Corridors That Are Separated from Common Areas by Walls Constructed to Limit the Passage of Smoke.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Corridor and Hallway Doors That Block Smoke.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Corridor and Hallway Doors That Block Smoke.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010
Corridor and Hallway Doors That Block Smoke.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/31/2010

Electrical

Properly Installed Electrical Wiring and Equipment.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Weekly Inspections and Monthly Testing of Generators.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010
A Separate and Independent Backup Electrical Power Source.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010
Properly Installed Electrical Wiring and Equipment.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010

Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

Did Not Have a Written Emergency Evacuation Plan.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Record of Quarterly Fire Drills for Each Shift Under Varying Conditions.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010
Did Not Have a Written Emergency Evacuation Plan.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/31/2010

Exits and Egress

Exit Stairways and Towers That Are Smoke Proof.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Exits That Are Accessible at All Times.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Exits That Are Accessible at All Times.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010
Exits That Are Accessible at All Times.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/31/2010

Fire Alarm Systems

An Approved Installation, Maintenance and Testing Program for Fire Alarm Systems.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/31/2010

Furnishings and Decorations

Exits That Are Free from Obstructions and Can Be Used at All Times.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010

Hazardous Area

Construction That Can Resist Fire for One Hour or an Approved Fire Extinguishing System.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Properly Installed Hallway Dispensers for Alcohol-Based Hand Rub.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Construction That Can Resist Fire for One Hour or an Approved Fire Extinguishing System.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010

Illumination and Emergency Power

Proper Backup Exit Lighting.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/31/2010

Smoke Compartmentation and Control

Walls or Barriers That Prevent Smoke from Passing Through and Would Resist Fire for at Least One Hour.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Smoke Barrier Doors That Can Resist Smoke for at Least 20 Minutes.
  • Inspection Date: 03/27/2009
  • Correction Date: 04/24/2009
Walls or Barriers That Prevent Smoke from Passing Through and Would Resist Fire for at Least One Hour.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010
Walls or Barriers That Prevent Smoke from Passing Through and Would Resist Fire for at Least One Hour.
  • Inspection Date: 12/16/2010
  • Correction Date: 12/31/2010

Vertical Openings

Proper Stairway Enclosures and Vertical Shafts.
  • Inspection Date: 02/10/2010
  • Correction Date: 02/25/2010
Source: Medicare Nursing Home Compare; Michigan Department of Community Health - Retrieved 2011