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Ideal Senior Living Center: 36 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Ideal Senior Living Center Publicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 25, 2019, indicate that Ideal Senior Living Center in Endicott, New York has received multiple citations and a sanction from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding Ideal Senior Living Center.

Citations for Ideal Senior Living Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility Statewide Average
Standard Health Citation 24 20
Life Safety Code Citation 12 13
Total Citations 36 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 3 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 25, 2019]

Located in Endicott, New York, Ideal Senior Living Center is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by Ideal Senior Living Center Inc. It holds a total of 150 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 97% and an occupancy rate of 97%. Its operating certificate number is 0302302N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 43 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 24 standard health citations, 12 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In April 2018 Ideal Senior Living Center 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; keeping patients free from the use of unnecessary psychotropic medication; the control and prevention of infection; and the investigation and reporting of alleged violations. In connection with these citations, it has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the activities of daily living provided for dependent residents; the provision of assistive devices such as eating equipment and utensils; dignity and the respect of individuality; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; keeping residents free from significant medication errors; the resident’s right to be free from physical restraints; and treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure sores. In connection with these citations, it has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 Ideal Senior Living Center was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the control and spread of infection; and practices and procedures concerning medical directors. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

In 2015 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the provision of assistive devices such as eating equipment and utensils; dignity and the respect of individuality; food provided in a form that meets individual needs; services and care for patients with a limited range of motion; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; and treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure sores. In connection with these citations, it has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Ideal Senior Living Center in Endicott, 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.