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Greene Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: 30 Public Health Citations, 5 Sanctions

Greene Meadows Nursing and RehabilitationPublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 19, 2019, indicate that Greene Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Catskill, 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 Greene Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Greene Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility Statewide Average
Standard Health Citation 23 20
Life Safety Code Citation 7 13
Total Citations 30 33
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 3.0% 2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 4 inspections.

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

Located in Catskill, New York, Greene Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Kaaterskil Operating, LLC. It holds a total of 120 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 96% and an occupancy rate of 88%. Its operating certificate number is 1953300N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 70 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 23 standard health citations, 7 life safety code violations, and five 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; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the control and prevention of infection; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; and the provision of a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2017 Greene Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding 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 $10,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding complicated and/or life-threatening conditions; the provision of a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; the avoidance of significant medication errors; administrative practices; and the maintenance of an accident-free environment. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $18,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the prevention of pressures sores. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding abuse; staff treatment of residents; administrative practices and policies; and quality assessment and assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the adequate maintenance of hydration. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Greene Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Catskill, 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.