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Downtown Brooklyn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: Six Public Health Citations, One Sanction

Downtown Brooklyn Nursing and RehabilitationPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 10, 2019, indicate that Downtown Brooklyn 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 Downtown Brooklyn Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Downtown Brooklyn Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 4
Life Safety Code Citation 2
Total Citations 6
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 two inspections. Records also list three inspections that resulted in no citations.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 10, 2019]

Located in Brooklyn, New York, Downtown Brooklyn Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Prospect Acquisition I, LLC. It holds a total of 320 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 82% and an occupancy rate of 88%. Its operating certificate number is 7001398N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 106 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received four standard health citations, two life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In June 2017 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding power cords and extension cords, and ramps and other exits. In connection with these citations, it has implemented plans of correction which have been approved by the Department of Health.

In 2017 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development of comprehensive plans of care; the notification of changes such as injuries or declines in status; the provision of care and services that allow the resident to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. In connection with these citations, it has implemented plans of correction which have been approved by the Department of Health.

In 2004 Downtown Brooklyn Nursing & Rehabilitation Center was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the reporting of allegations; provision of a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; administrative practices and procedures; and promptly notifying physicians of lab results. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $24,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Downtown Brooklyn 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.