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Elderwood at Waverly: 27 Public Health Citations, 2 Sanctions

Elderwood at Waverly

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

Elderwood at Waverly

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 17
Life Safety Code Citation 10
Total Citations 27
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 7 inspections.

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

Located in Waverly, New York, Elderwood at Waverly is owned by a private LLP and operated by 37 North Chemung Street Operating Company, LLC. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services, adult day health care services, short term respite care, outpatient occupational therapy, outpatient physical therapy, and outpatient speech language pathology therapy. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 90% and an occupancy rate of 91%. Its operating certificate number is 5320302N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 141 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 17 standard health citations, 10 life safety code violations, and two sanctions.

In January 2019 Elderwood at Waverly received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding department criminal history reviews; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; and the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment. The nursing home has since implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2019 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. It was ordered to pay a fine of $10,000.

In August 2018 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation, prevention, and correction of alleged violations. It has since implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2017 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding housekeeping and maintenance services; personal privacy and confidentiality of records; and the provision of services and care that allow the resident to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. The nursing home has since implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2010 the facility was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the quality of care provided to patients. It was ordered to pay a fine of $2,000.

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