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Date ArticleType
12/3/2015 Regulatory
October Residential Tags

ISDH issued four Offense Tags and 19 Deficiency Tags for a total of 23 Tag citations for October 2015. Tag  0273 concerning maintenance of food preparation and service areas in accordance with state and local sanitation standards, was issued five times and remains the highest citation issued for 2015 with a total of 67. Tag 0241 (Offense tag) concerning the administration of medications by licensed nurses or QMAs, was remains the second highest tag cited with 35 citations for the year, including the three issued in October. Tag 0217 concerning have trained staff complete a resident’s evaluation, also received three citations making this tag the third highest with 31 citations for the year 2015. Tag 0145 concerning limiting the number of residents to the number for which the facility is licensed, was cited for the in 2015. The last time ISDH issued this citation was June 2014.

Click here to review a summary of October’s Residential Care Facility citations.