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Elderwood at Grand Island: 47 Public Health Citations Since 2015

ElderwoodPublic records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 10, 2019, indicate that Elderwood at Grand Island in Grand Island, 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 Elderwood at Grand Island.

Elderwood at Grand Island

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 29
Life Safety Code Citation 18
Total Citations 47
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 5 inspections.

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

Located in Grand Island, New York, Elderwood at Grand Island is owned by a private LLC and operated by 2850 Grand Island Boulevard Operating Company, LLC. It holds a total of 90 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 0% and an occupancy rate of 84%. Its operating certificate number is 1464302N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 50 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 29 standard health citations, 18 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In 2019 Elderwood at Grand Island was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

In November 2018 Elderwood at Grand Island received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding administrative practices and procedures; the development and implementation of policies concerning abuse and neglect; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; menus that meet resident needs; precautions for handling gas equipment; enclosure of hazardous areas; subsistence needs for staff and patients; and policies and procedures for sheltering in place. In connection with these citations, the nursing home instituted plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In July 2017 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding housekeeping and maintenance services; the provision of ADL (activities of daily living) care for dependent residents; notification of changes such as injuries or declines in status; the maintenance of complete, accessible and accurate resident records; routine and emergency dental services; and the provision of care and services that allow the resident to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. In connection with these citations, the nursing home instituted plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2016 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; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the review of drug regimens; the physician visits; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. In connection with these citations, the nursing home instituted plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Elderwood at Grand Island in Grand Island, 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.