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Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center: 25 Public Health Citations Since 2015

Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health CarePublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 10, 2019, indicate that Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care 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 Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 20
Life Safety Code Citation 5
Total Citations 25
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 six inspections.

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

Located in the Bronx, New York, Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center LLC. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services and services for ventilator-dependent residents. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 55% and an occupancy rate of 96%. Its operating certificate number is 7000383N.

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 20 standard health citations, 5 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In December 2018 Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; and the investigation, prevention and correction of alleged violations. The facility has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In August 2018 the nursing home received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development implementation of policies concerning abuse and neglect of residents. The facility has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In April 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding health provider network access and reporting. It has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

in May 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; drug records, and the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; pharmaceutical services and procedures; the patient’s right to self-determination and to make choices; and the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care. It has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the requirement for orientation concerning a resident’s transfer or discharge. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care 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.