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Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation Center: 67 Public Heath Citations, 4 Sanctions

Katherine Luther Residential Health CarePublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 25, 2019, indicate that Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Clinton, New York has received multiple citations and sanctions from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation Center.

Citations for Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

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Measure
This Facility
Statewide Average

Standard Health Citation
50
20

Life Safety Code Citation
17
13

Total Citations
67
33

Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy
6
1

Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy
9.0%
2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 8 inspections. Records also list 1 inspection resulting in no citations.

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

Located in Clinton, New York, Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation Center is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation Center, Inc. It holds a total of 80 beds and provides baseline services, outpatient occupational therapy, outpatient physical therapy, and outpatient speech language pathology therapy. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 74% and an occupancy rate of 86%. Its operating certificate number is 3225303N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 270 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 50 standard health citations, 17 life safety code violations, and four sanctions.

In 2018 Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation 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 residents free from unnecessary psychotropic medications; health provider network access and reporting; services for patients with limited mobility; the control and prevention of infection; the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; residents rights’ and their exercise thereof; and staff qualifications. In connection with these citations, it has implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2018 the 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 2017 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

In 2013 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the quality of care concerning pressure sores. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2013 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding nursing treatment and services; and administrative practices and procedures. Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation Center was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Katherine Luther Residential Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Clinton, 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.