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Andrus on Hudson: 13 Department of Health Citations, One Sanction

AndrusPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on March 26, 2019, indicate that Andrus on Hudson in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York has received numerous citations from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding Andrus on Hudson.

Andrus on Hudson

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 4
Life Safety Code Citation 9
Total Citations 13
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 0
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 0.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of three inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed March 26, 2019]

Located in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, Andrus on Hudson is owned by a private corporation and operated by John E Andrus Memorial Inc. It holds a total of 197 beds and provides baseline services and short-term respite care. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 86% and an occupancy rate of 95%. Its operating certificate number is 5926300N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 53 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 4 standard health citations, 9 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In 2017 Andrus on Hudson received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; the illumination of means of egress; the installation of sprinkler systems; the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems; and gas and electric utilities. The facility has since implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2016 Andrus on Hudson received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the provision of food in a form that meets individual needs; menus that meet residents’ needs; and life safety code standards. The facility has since implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2015 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food, and life safety code standards. In connection with these findings the facility has implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2013 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated provisions of public health law regarding the administration of nursing homes and the provision of a quality of care necessary to attain the resident’s highest practicable potential well being. In connection with these findings, the facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Andrus on Hudson in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, call 877-238-4175 for a free consultation. Time to file your claim may be limited, so we suggest you avoid delay. Call 877-238-4175 now to speak to an attorney for free.