The ISDH issued 5 Offense Tags and 31 Deficiency Tags to Residential Care Facilities in June. Tag 0273, which involves maintenance of food preparation and service areas in accordance with state and local sanitation standards, was cited five times. Tag 0273 has been cited 40 times so far in 2015. Additionally, Tag 0241, which deals with the administration of medications by licensed nurses or QMAs, was cited 4 times in June, raising the total number of times this citation has been issued in 2015 to 17.
Four citations were issued for Tag 0144 which involves building and grounds maintenance. Tag 0144 has been cited in five of the past six months, with June receiving the highest number of this particular citation since October 2013. One citation for Tag 0217 was issued in June, for a total of 15 citations in 2015. Tag 0217 concerns resident evaluation and services plan.
A citation was issued for Tag 0191 which deals with inadequate kitchen in complying with 410 IAC 7-24 (Sanitary Standards for the Operation of Retail Food Establishments). Tag 0191 has not been cited before.
To review a summary of the June citations, click here.