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Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing: 38 Citations Since 2015

Capstone Center for RehabilitationPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 5, 2019, indicate that Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Amsterdam, 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 Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.

Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 21
Life Safety Code Citation 17
Total Citations 38
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 April 5, 2019]

Located in Amsterdam, New York, Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is owned by a private corporation and operated by Campbell Hall Rehabilitation Center Inc. It holds a total of 120 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 98% and an occupancy rate of 97%. Its operating certificate number is 2850301N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 100 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 21 standard health citations, 17 life safety code violations, and two sanctions.

In July 2018 Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development of a comprehensive plan of care; the maintenance of nutrition and hydration status; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment; policies and procedures regarding volunteers and staffing; the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems; and smoke barriers. It has implemented plans of correction approved by New York public health authorities.

In 2016 Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding compliance with federal, state and local laws; the development of comprehensive care plans; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; housekeeping and maintenance services; the investigation and reporting of allegations against individuals; the notification of changes such as injuries or declines in status; the maintenance of complete, accurate and accessible resident records; the provision of services that meet professional standards; cooking facilities; and the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment. It has implemented plans of correction approved by New York public health authorities.

In 2011 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the provision of a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2010 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health law. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Amsterdam, 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.