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Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: 60 Public Health Complaints, 11 Citations

Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation CenterPublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 1, 2019, indicate that Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Jamaica, 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 Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

 

Citations for Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 1
Life Safety Code Citation 10
Total Citations 11
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 3 inspections. Records also list 1 inspection resulting in no citations.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 1, 2019]

Located in Jamaica, New York, Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Chapin Acquisition I, LLC. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an unavailable employee flu vaccination an occupancy rate of 97%. Its operating certificate number is 7003419N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 60 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 16 standard health citations, 5 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In January 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the construction of walls in corridors; portable fire extinguishers; the installation of sprinkler systems; stairways and smoke-proof enclosures; and standards for new construction. In connection with these citations, Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation Center implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2017 the nursing home received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of complete, accurate, and accessible resident records. In connection with this citation, it 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 the maintenance of an accident free environment. Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation Center was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $20,000.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding life safety code standards. In connection with these citations, it implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Jamaica, 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.