Public records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 19, 2019, indicate that Hempstead Park Nursing Home in Hempstead, 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 Hempstead Park Nursing Home.
Hempstead Park Nursing Home
February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019
|Measure||This Facility||Statewide Average|
|Standard Health Citation||17||20|
|Life Safety Code Citation||9||13|
|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 4 inspections.
[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 19, 2019]
Located in Hempstead, New York, Hempstead Park Nursing Home is owned by a private business corporation and operated by Sunshine Care Corp. It holds a total of 251 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 87% and an occupancy rate of 92%. Its operating certificate number is 2906304N.
According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 138 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 17 standard health citations, 9 life safety code violations, and two sanctions.
In 2018 Hempstead Park Nursing Home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the provision of laboratory services; routine and emergency dental services; the development of communication plans; the enclosure of hazardous areas; and the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems. The facility has since implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.
In 2016 the facility received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; housekeeping and maintenance services; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; the resident’s right to participate in their care planning; the maintenance of complete, accurate, and accessible resident records; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; treatment and devices to maintain hearing and vision; and the installation, maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems. The facility has since implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.
In 2012 Hempstead Park Nursing Home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.
In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding policies and procedures concerning abuse and neglect; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; medically related social services; and administrative practices. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.
If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Hempstead Park Nursing Home in Hempstead, 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.