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Hudson Valley Rehabilitation and Extended Care Center: 48 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Hudson Valley Rehabilitation and Extended Care CenterPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 21, 2019, indicate that Hudson Valley Rehabilitation & Extended Care Center in Highland, 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 Hudson Valley Rehabilitation & Extended Care Center.

Hudson Valley Rehabilitation & Extended Care Center

February 1, 2015 to March 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 20
Life Safety Code Citation 28
Total Citations 48
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 0
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 0.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 4 inspections.

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

Located in Highland, New York, Hudson Valley Rehabilitation & Extended Care Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Hudson Valley Care Partners, LLC. It holds a total of 203 beds and provides baseline services and diagnostic radiology. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 88% and an occupancy rate of 88%. Its operating certificate number is 5556302N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 63 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 20 standard health citations, 28 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In February 2019 Hudson Valley Rehabilitation & Extended Care Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding comprehensive assessments; coordination and certification of assessments; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the encoding and transmission of resident assessments; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; the completion of quarterly assessments at least every 3 months; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable, and homelike environment; and treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure ulcers. It has implemented 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 drug records and the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; the sanitary storage, preparation, and service of food; notification of change such as injuries or declines in status; the resident’s right to self determination; cooking facilities; smoking regulations; stairways and smoke-proof enclosures; and the testing and maintenance of electrical systems. It has implemented 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 physician visits; and the facility’s duty to provide routine and emergency drugs in a timely manner. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Hudson Valley Rehabilitation & Extended Care Center in Highland, 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.