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Fieldston Lodge Care Center: 36 Public Health Citations, 2 Sanctions

Fieldston Lodge Care CenterPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 12, 2019, indicate that Fieldston Lodge Care Center in the Bronx, 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 Fieldston Lodge Care Center.

Fieldston Lodge Care Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 20
Life Safety Code Citation 16
Total Citations 36
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 5 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 12, 2019]

Located in the Bronx, New York, Fieldston Lodge Care Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Fieldston Operating LLC. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services, diagnostic radiology, clinical laboratory services, and services for ventilator-dependent patients. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 93% and an occupancy rate of 93%. Its operating certificate number is 7000385N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 88 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 20 standard health citations, 16 life safety code violations, and two sanctions.

In 2017 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development of comprehensive care plans; housekeeping and maintenance services; the maintenance of an effective pest control program; the posting of nurse staffing information; the provision of services by qualified individuals in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and egress doors. It implemented Department of Health-approved plans of correction.

In 2016 the facility 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; maintaining drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; housekeeping and maintenance services; and life safety code standards. It implemented Department of Health-approved plans of correction.

In 2016 the facility received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation and reporting of alleged violations. It has since implemented a Department of Health-approved plan of correction.

In 2012 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding keeping patients free from abuse; and the provision of a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding residents’ rights; staff treatment of residents; accidents and supervision; medical directors; and administrative practices and procedures. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Fieldston Lodge 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.