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Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: 70 Public Health Citations, 4 Sanctions

Livingston Hills NursingPublicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on April 25 and May 28, 2019, indicate that Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Livingston, 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 Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Citations for Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 46
Life Safety Code Citation 24
Total Citations 70
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 5 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed April 25 and May 29, 2019]

Located in Livingston, New York, Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Livingston S and V Operations LLC. It holds a total of 120 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 87% and an occupancy rate of 83%. Its operating certificate number is 1063302N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 88 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 46 standard health citations, 24 life safety code violations, and four sanctions.

In 2019 Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the accuracy of assessments; administrative policies and procedures; baseline care plans; care and services for residents with incontinence; care plan timing and revision; the competency of nursing staff; the proper disposal of garbage and refuse; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; the investigation, prevention, and correction of alleged violations the supervision of resident care by a physician; and the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment. In connection with these citations, the nursing home established plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

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 a drug regimen free from unnecessary drugs; housekeeping and maintenance services; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; the maintenance of residents’ nutrition status unless otherwise unavoidable; the resident’s right to participate in care planning and revision of care plans; and the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care. In connection with these citations, Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2016 Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2012 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding hydration; accidents; administrative policies and procedures; and quality assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $16,000.

In 2012 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the quality of care surrounding pressure sores. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding staff treatment of residents; accidents; the quality of care provided to residents; quality assessment and assurance; organizational and administrative matters; and nutrition. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $42,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Livingston Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Livingston, 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.