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Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: 44 Public Health Citations Since 2015

Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation CenterPublic records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 5, 2019, indicate that Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dunkirk, 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 Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

 

 

Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 26
Life Safety Code Citation 18
Total Citations 44
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 five inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 5, 2019]

Located in Dunkirk, New York, Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private business corporation and operated by Dunkirk Operating, LLC. It holds a total of 216 beds and provides baseline services and short-term respite care. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 98% and an occupancy rate of 96%. Its operating certificate number is 0601304N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 127 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 26 standard health citations, 18 life safety code violations, and two sanctions.

In January 2019 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding criminal history record check processes; notification of requirements before a resident’s transfer or discharge; respiratory/tracheostomy care and suctioning; electrical equipment; storage of gas equipment; and the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems. It has since implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2017 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation and reporting of alleged violations. It has since implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2017 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the control of infection and prevention of its spread; pharmaceutical services that have accurate procedures; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; maintenance of gas and vacuum piped systems; and maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems. It has since implemented plans 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 the responsibility of nursing homes to provide a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2011 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated provisions of New York public health law. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dunkirk, 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.