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Brooklyn Gardens Nursing & Rehabilitation Center: 41 Public Health Citations

Brooklyn GardensPublicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on March 27, 2019, indicate that Brooklyn Gardens Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Brooklyn, 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 Brooklyn Gardens Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Brooklyn Gardens Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 26
Life Safety Code Citation 15
Total Citations 41
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 seven inspections.

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

Located in Brooklyn, New York, Brookhaven Rehabilitation & Health Care Center is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by Providence Care, Inc. It holds a total of 240 beds and provides baseline services and adult day health care. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 68% and an occupancy rate of 96%. Its operating certificate number is 7001800N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 74 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 26 standard health citations, 15 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In 2018 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding accounting and records of personal funds; care plan timing and revision; a resident’s right to voice grievances; the control of infection; the prevention of infection’s spread; the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; the completion of quarterly assessments at least every three months; the storage of gas equipment; and the illumination of means of egress. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the facility received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation and reporting of alleged violations. In connection with this citation, the facility implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 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 labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; the maintenance of drug regimens free of unnecessary drugs; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; housekeeping and maintenance services; the provision of medically related social services; the maintenance of complete, accurate and accessible resident records; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and life safety code standards. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2011 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated provisions of New York public health law regarding pressure sores and residents’ nutrition statuses. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Brooklyn Gardens Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Brooklyn, 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.