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Elderwood at Ticonderoga: 25 Public Health Citations, 4 Sanctions

Elderwood at TiconderogaPublic records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 10, 2019, indicate that Elderwood at Ticonderoga in Ticonderoga, New York has received citations and sanctions from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding Elderwood at Ticonderoga.

Elderwood at Ticonderoga

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 15
Life Safety Code Citation 10
Total Citations 25
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 5 inspections.

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

Located in Ticonderoga, New York, Elderwood at Ticonderoga is owned by a private LLC and operated by Wicker Street Operating Company. It holds a total of 84 beds and provides baseline services, adult day health care services, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 94% and an occupancy rate of 94%. Its operating certificate number is 1527301N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 34 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 15 standard health citations, 10 life safety code violations, and four sanctions.

In 2017 Elderwood at Ticonderoga received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development of comprehensive care plans; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the provision of treatment and care for special needs; the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems; and smoke barriers. In connection with these citations, the nursing home instituted plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2016 Elderwood at Ticonderoga received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the completion of accurate, coordinated and certified assessments; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; and life safety code standards. In connection with these citations, the nursing home instituted plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2011 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; keeping patients free from abuse; and administrative practices and procedures. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

In 2010 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the maintenance of an environment free from accident hazards. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2009 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding quality of care provided to patients; medical directors; organizational and administrative practices and procedures; and quality assessment and assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.

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