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Crown Heights Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation: 19 Public Heath Citations, 2 Sanctions

Crown Heights Center for Nursing and RehabilitationPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 9, 2019, indicate that Crown Heights Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Brooklyn, 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 Crown Heights Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.

Crown Heights Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 14
Life Safety Code Citation 5
Total Citations 19
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 three inspections. Records also list one inspection that resulted in no citations.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 9, 2019]

Located in Brooklyn, New York, Crown Heights Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation is owned by a private corporation and operated by St. Marks Brooklyn Associates LLC. It holds a total of 295 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 81% and an occupancy rate of 98%. Its operating certificate number is 7001398N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 113 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 14 standard health citations, 5 life safety code violations, and two sanctions.

In 2017 Crown Heights Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding accurate, coordinated and certified assessments; bedrooms that assure full visual privacy; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; housekeeping and maintenance services; physician visits; the resident’s right to participate in their care planning and revision of care plans; the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems; discharge from exits; and smoke barriers. The facility has implemented plans 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 development and implementation of policies concerning abuse and neglect; life safety code standards; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. The facility has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2012 Crown Heights Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation 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 2011 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding accidents and supervision; administrative practices and procedures; significant medication errors; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Crown Heights Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation 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.