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Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: 27 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation Public records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 12, 2019, indicate that Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in the Bronx, 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 Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

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 0
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 0.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 7 inspections.

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

Located in the Bronx, New York, Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Terrace Acquisition II, LLC. It holds a total of 240 beds and provides baseline services, diagnostic radiology, and clinical laboratory services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 84% and an occupancy rate of 94%. Its operating certificate number is 7000395N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 258 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 one sanction.

In 2018 Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the requirement for notification prior to resident transfers or discharges; the quality of life provided to residents; the maintenance of identifiable information on resident records; and transfer and discharge requirements. The nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2018 Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding health provider network access and reporting. The nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2018 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the accuracy of assessments; baseline care plans; the provision of medically related social services; residents’ rights and the exercise thereof; the right to access and purchase copies of records; and routine and emergency dental services. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the facility received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of an effective pest control program. In connection with this citation, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2009 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding staff treatment of residents; accidents; medical directors; and organizational and administrative matters. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Fordham Nursing and Rehabilitation 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.