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Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing: 100 Public Health Citations

Beechtree CenterPublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on March 26, 2019, indicate that Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Ithaca, 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 Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.

Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 84
Life Safety Code Citation 16
Total Citations 100
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of nine inspections.

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

Located in Brooklyn, New York, Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is owned by a private LLC and operated by BTRNC, LLC. It holds a total of 120 beds and provides baseline services and short-term respite care. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 93% and an occupancy rate of 87%. Its operating certificate number is 5401312N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 175 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 84 standard health citations, 16 life safety code violations, and two sanctions.

In 2018 Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding residents’ rights to request, refuse and discontinue treatment; and administrative practices and policies. The facility has since implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2018 Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation; prevention and correction of alleged violations; the notification of changes in a resident’s circumstances; and residents’ records. The facility has since implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2018 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation, prevention and correction of alleged violations. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated provisions of New York public health law regarding abuse; staff treatment of residents; accidents; administration; and quality assessment and insurance. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2010 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated provisions of New York public health law regarding residents’ rights to clinical care and treatment; organization and administration; and quality assessment and assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Ithaca, New York, 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.