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East Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: 22 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

East Haven NursingPublicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 10, 2019, indicate that East Haven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in the Bronx, 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 East Haven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

East Haven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 11
Life Safety Code Citation 11
Total Citations 22
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.

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

Located in the Bronx, New York, East Haven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by East Haven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, LLC. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 83% and an occupancy rate of 96%. Its operating certificate number is 7000360N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 41 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 11 standard health citations, 11 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In June 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the construction of corridor walls; the illumination of means of egress; smoking regulations; the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems; and stairways and smoke-proof enclosures. It has implemented plans of correction that have received approval from public health authorities.

In 2017 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding dignity and the respect of individuality; maintaining drug regimens free of unnecessary drugs; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; egress doors; the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems; and smoke barriers. It has implemented plans of correction that have received approval from public health authorities.

In 2015 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding sanitary food procurement; housekeeping and maintenance services; physician visits; procedures ensuring the availability of water; the responsibilities of providers; and the provision of services by qualified persons. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented plans of correction approved by authorities.

In 2017 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the development of policies and procedures concerning resident behavior and facility practices; and the quality of care surrounding accidents. The nursing home was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding East Haven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in the Bronx, 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.