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Hilaire Rehab and Nursing: 79 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanctions

Hilaire Rehab & NursingPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 21, 2019, indicate that Hilaire Rehab & Nursing in Huntington, 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 Hilaire Rehab & Nursing 

Hilaire Rehab & Nursing 

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019  

Measure  This Facility 
Standard Health Citation  47
Life Safety Code Citation  37 
Total Citations  79 
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy  3 
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy  4.0% 

 

The citations above resulted from a total of 5 inspections. Records also list 1 inspection resulting in no citations. 

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 21, 2019] 

Located in Huntington, New York, Hilaire Rehab & Nursing is owned by a private LLC and operated by Hilaire Farm Skilled Living & Rehabilitation Center, LLC. It holds a total of 76 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 73% and an occupancy rate of 95%. Its operating certificate number is 5153310N. 

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 39 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 42 standard health citations, 37 life safety code violations, and one sanction. 

In 2018 Hilaire Rehab & Nursing 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 sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; notification requirements prior to transfers or discharges; reasonable accommodations of residents’ needs and preferences; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable, homelike environment; sufficient nursing staff; the provision of services that meet professional standards; the development and annual renewal or updating of emergency plans; and fire drills. It has established plans of correction approved by the Department of Health. 

In 2017 the nursing home 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; physician visits; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; means of egress; and smoke barriers. It has established plans of correction approved by the Department of Health. 

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the notification of significant changes such as complications and/or life-threatening changes in status; and 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 $12,000. 

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Hilaire Rehab & Nursing in Huntington, 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.