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Gold Crest Care Center: 31 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Gold Crest Care CenterPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 19, 2019, indicate that Gold Crest Care 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 Gold Crest Care Center.

Gold Crest Care Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility Statewide Average
Standard Health Citation 9 20
Life Safety Code Citation 22 13
Total Citations 31 33
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 0 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 0.0% 2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 5 inspections.

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

Located in the Bronx, New York, Gold Crest Care Center is owned by a private business corporation and operated by Gold Crest Care Center. It holds a total of 175 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 85% and an occupancy rate of 97%. Its operating certificate number is 7000376N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 91 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received nine standard health citations, 22 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Golden Gate Rehabilitation & Health Care Center received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding cardio-pulmonary resuscitation. In connection with this citation, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In April 2018 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding health provider network access and reporting. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In February 2018 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding emergency planning training and testing; the establishment of an emergency plan; local, state and tribal collaboration processes; plans based on all-hazards risk assessments; policies and procedures for medical documentation; policies and procedures for sheltering in place; policies and procedures for volunteers and staffing; and subsistence needs for staff and patients. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2009 Golden Gate Rehabilitation & Health Care Center was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the quality of care surrounding resident accidents; and organizational and administrative matters. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Golden Gate Rehabilitation & Health 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.