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Beach Gardens Rehab and Nursing Center: 20 Health Code Citations, 2 Sanctions

Beach Gardens Rehab and NursingPublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on March 26, 2019, indicate that Beach Gardens Rehab and Nursing Center in Far Rockaway, New York has received citations and sanctions from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding Beach Gardens Rehab and Nursing Center.

Beach Gardens Rehab and Nursing Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 11
Life Safety Code Citation 9
Total Citations 20
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 5.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of four inspections.

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

Located in Far Rockaway, New York, Beach Gardens Rehab and Nursing Center is owned by a private corporation and operated by Hendon Garden Center LLC. It holds a total of 163 beds and provides baseline services and clinical laboratory services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 86% and an occupancy rate of 94%. Its operating certificate number is 7003412N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 91 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 11 standard health citations, 9 life safety code violations, and two sanctions.

In 2017 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding housekeeping and maintenance services; the patient’s right to participate in the development and implementation of their plan of care; and the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented a plan of correction approved by authorities.

In 2016 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding housekeeping and maintenance services; the resident’s right to participate in the development and implementation of their plan of care; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with a resident’s plan of care; and life safety code standards. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented a plan of correction approved by authorities.

In 2015 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development of comprehensive care plans; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the treatment and prevention of pressure sores; and life safety code standards. The facility has since implemented a plan of correction approved by authorities.

In 2016 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated provisions of New York public health law regarding administration and the provision of an environment free of accident hazards. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

In 2010 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated provisions of New York public health law regarding the quality of care of pressure sores. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Beach Gardens Rehab and Nursing Center in Far Rockaway, 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.