Deficiencies at Good Samaritan Society Warren Place Them on CMS Medicare Medicaid Special Focus Facility List
Deficiencies at Good Samaritan Society Warren Place Them on CMS Medicare Medicaid Special Focus Facility List

Good Samaritan Society Warren Deficiencies in Survey Results Leads to Placement on Special Focus Facility Initiative List

WARREN,  MN  56762
Phone: 218-745-5282   Fax: 218-745-6434
Administrator: MS. JULIE BERNAT
Minnesota Licensed Bed Capacity: (Nursing Home Beds = 45)
Federally Certified Beds: (Dual Medicare/Medicaid Skilled Nursing and Nursing Facility Beds = 45)

Survey Results from Good Samaritan Society Warren

Results from a survey dated June 22, 2016, indicated that Good Samaritan Society Warren had deficiencies which were severe enough to place them on dubious CMS Medicare & Medicaid list of special focus facility list of nursing homes with high numbers of serious deficiencies.

Under federal FTag, F 241, 42 CFR 483.15(a), the facility must promote care for residents in a manner and in an environment that maintains or enhances each resident’s dignity and respect in full recognition of his or her individually.

The MDH determined the at FTag F 241, was not met as evidenced in this observation, interview and document review, the facility failed to provide a dignified morning routine for 5 of 5 residents reviewed for dignity with personal cares.

Good Samaritan Society Warren was also obligated under federal FTag, F 278, 42, CFR 483.20(g), the assessment must accurately reflect the resident’s status.  A registered nurse must conduct or coordinate each assessment with the appropriate participation of health professionals.  A registered nurse must sign and certify that the assessment is completed.

It was determined by MDH that FTag 278 requirements were not met as evidenced by their investigation that the facility failed to complete the Minimum Data Set (MDS) to reflect stage 2 pressure ulcer (partial thickness loss of dermis presenting as a shallow open ulcer with a red or pink wound bed, without slough) for 1 of 2 residents reviewed for pressure ulcers and to identify falls for 1 of 2 residents reviewed for falls.

Click here for the rest of the June 22, 2016 survey.

For more information from the Minnesota Department of Health, inspection surveys and reports, website, which usually has the most recent survey and the one taken before that.

To speak with an Attorney Kenneth LaBore concerning elder abuse or neglect or related injuries such as falls and pressure ulcers, call his direct number 612-743-9048 or by email to


Good Samaritan Society Warren on Special Focus Facility List

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