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Eddy Village Green: 24 Public Health Citations, One Sanction

Eddy Village GreenPublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 10, 2019, indicate that Eddy Village Green in Cohoes, 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 Eddy Village Green.

Eddy Village Green

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 16
Life Safety Code Citation 8
Total Citations 24
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 4.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of four inspections.

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

Located in Cohoes, New York, Eddy Village Green is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by Capital Region Geriatric Center Inc. It holds a total of 192 beds and provides baseline services and adult day health care services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 87% and an occupancy rate of 98%. Its operating certificate number is 0102001N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 57 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 16 standard health citations, 8 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In February 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding care plan timing and revision; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; the prevention and control of infection; the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; cooking facilities; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment; and the installation, testing and maintenance of sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented plans of action approved by 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 the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; and the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented plans of action approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding drug records and the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; personal privacy and the confidentiality of resident records; the maintenance of complete, accurate and accessible resident records; and the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented plans of action approved by public health authorities.

In 2017 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the provision of a quality of care that allow the resident to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Eddy Village Green in Cohoes, 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.