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Avon Nursing Home: Citations, Sanction by Health Authorities

Avon Nursing HomePublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on March 26, 2019, indicate that Avon Nursing Home in Avon, New York has received citations from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding Avon Nursing Home.

Avon Nursing Home

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 32
Life Safety Code Citation 7
Total Citations 39
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 four inspections.

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

Located in Avon, New York, Avon Nursing Home is owned by a private corporation and operated by Avon Nursing Home LLC. It holds a total of 40 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 94% and an occupancy rate of 90%. Its operating certificate number is 2520301N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 10 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 32 standard health citations, 7 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In 2017 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the investigation, prevention and correction of alleged violations; the provision of services provided to meet professional standards; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment. In connection with these citations, the facility instituted plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2017 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated provisions of public health law regarding the maintenance of an acceptable nutrition status. In connection with these findings the facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

In 2016 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of nutrition status unless otherwise unavoidable; the right to a telephone with access to privacy; routine and emergency dental services; and life safety code standards. In connection with these citations, the facility instituted plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

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; the provision of activities that meet the interests and needs of each resident; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; keeping residents free of significant medication errors; and the notification of rights, rules, services and charges. In connection with these citations, the facility instituted plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Avon Nursing Home in Avon, 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.