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Bridge View Nursing Home: 48 Public Health Citations Since 2015

Bridge View Nursing HomePublic records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on March 27, 2019, indicate that Bridge View Nursing Home in Whitestone, New York has received citations and a sanction from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding Bridge View Nursing Home.

Bridge View Nursing Home

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 25
Life Safety Code Citation 23
Total Citations 48
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 5
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 10.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of eight inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed March 27, 2019]

Located in Whitestone, New York, Bridge View Nursing Home is owned by a private corporation and operated by Bridge View Nursing Home Inc. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 67% and an occupancy rate of 96%. Its operating certificate number is 7003309N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 63 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 25 standard health citations, 23 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Bridge View Nursing Home received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding nursing home residents’ right to be free from abuse and neglect. The facility has since implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2018 Bridge View Nursing Home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding care plan timing and revision; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the prevention and control of infection; personal food policies; influenza and pneumococcal immunizations; the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; and routine and emergency dental services. 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 permitting residents to return to facilities; the reporting of alleged violations; and transfer and discharge requirements. The facility has since 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 levels of care that allow residents to attain the highest practical potential well-being; the treatment of residents; unnecessary drugs; and physician supervision. In connection with this action the facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $16,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Bridge View Nursing Home in Whitestone, 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.