Asta Care Center of BloomingtonAsta Care Center of Bloomington is one of 787 nursing homes in the state of Illinois. All public and private nursing homes follow guidelines to protect patients.
Understanding Nursing Home Requirements
Nursing homes must not only provide a safe atmosphere for their patients, but these facilities must also have an adequate ratio of professional, licensed staff to their patients. The staff consists of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified nursing assistants, social workers, physical therapists and other professional, licensed staff.
The Nursing Home Reform Act passed in 1987 was designed to protect the rights of patients and ensure their safety and well-being in nursing home facilities. This includes making sure they get adequate nutrition and are free from nursing home mistreatment and abuse.
Reporting Cases of Nursing Home Abuse, Neglect and Mistreatment
If you a being subject to nursing home abuse, mistreatment or neglect, contact a nursing home negligence lawyer to handle your case. Contacting an attorney who deals with elder law is the best option to pursue justice for yourself or your loved one in a nursing home, retirement home or elder care facility.
Asta Care Center & Nursing Home Medicare Rating
According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Asta Care Center of Bloomington has been cited for nursing home negligence, mistreatment and /or abuse of patients in the past, resulting in monetary fines. These Medicare ratings are based on nursing home complaints and inspections by Medicare staff.
Medicare inspectors reported inadequacies at Asta Care Center of Bloomington in the areas of resident rights, nutrition and diet, quality care, pharmacy services and environmental deficiencies. In the past, Medicare staff had determined deficiencies and potential areas of negligence and staff administration failure in the following areas:
- Maintaining proper drug records and proper labeling of drugs according to professional standards
- Provide a clean, safe environment for patients
- Have a program that investigates and keeps infections from spreading
- Immediately notify the resident, the resident’s doctor and their family of any change in their provisions or care.
To view the latest Medicare rating for Asta Care Center of Bloomington, click HERE.
About Asta Care Center of Bloomington
Asta Care Center of Bloomington is located in Bloomington, Illinois and is a part of the network of Asta Care Centers in the state. This for-profit nursing home facility has 115 certified beds and participates in the Medicare and Medicaid programs.
1509 North Calhoun Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: (309) 827-6046
- Respite care
- Rehabilitation services
- Therapy programs
- Dental services
- Dietary and Nutrition
- Vision Examination
- Hearing Evaluation
Is Your Loved One a Victim of Nursing Home Abuse?
Nursing home abuse victims often do not know their legal rights and do not report incidences of mistreatment or neglect. If you believe your loved one may be a victim, Contact Malman Law consultation.