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Glengariff Health Care Center: 29 Public Health Citations, $16,000 Sanction

Glengariff Health Care Publicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 19, 2019, indicate that Glengariff Health Care Center in Glen Cove, 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 Glengariff Health Care Center.

Glengariff Health Care Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 15
Life Safety Code Citation 14
Total Citations 29
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 3.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 5 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 19, 2019]

Located in Glen Cove, New York, Glengariff Health Care Center is owned by a private business corporation and operated by The Glengariff Corporation. It holds a total of 262 beds and provides baseline services, outpatient occupational therapy, outpatient physical therapy, outpatient speech language pathology, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 87% and an occupancy rate of 85%. Its operating certificate number is 2901300N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 68 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 15 standard health citations, 14 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Glengariff Health Care Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the activities of daily living provided to dependent residents; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the prevention and control of infection; influenza and pneumococcal immunizations; the completion of quarterly assessments at least every three months; the quality of care provided to residents; the provision of services that meet professional standards; the use of outside resources; and the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment and sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2017 the facility 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 sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the resident’s right to participate in their care planning; and the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2015 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding administrative practices; quality assessment and assurance; and the provision of a quality of care that allows patients to attain their highest practicable potential well being. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $16,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Glengariff Health Care Center in Glen Cove, 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.