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Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing: 29 Public Health Citations, 3 Sanctions

Massapequa Center Rehabilitation and NursingPublic records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 1, 2019, indicate that Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing in Amityville, New York has received citations and sanctions from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing.

 

 

Citations for Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing

February 1, 2015 to March 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 23
Life Safety Code Citation 6
Total Citations 29
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 2
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 7.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 6 inspections.

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

Located in Amityville, New York, Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing is owned by a private LLC and operated by Massapequa Center LLC. It holds a total of 320 beds and provides baseline services, outpatient occupational therapy, outpatient physical therapy, outpatient speech language pathology therapy, clinical laboratory services, adult day health care, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 93% and an occupancy rate of 91%. Its operating certificate number is 5120302N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 83 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 23 standard health citations, 6 life safety code violations, and three sanctions.

In March 2019 Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions stipulating that nursing homes keep residents free from abuse and neglect. It has since implemented a plan 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 clean linens in good condition; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment. Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing has since implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the provision of a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

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; administrative practices and procedures; and quality assessment and assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.

In 2014 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the maintenance of an accident-free environment and adequate supervision to prevent accidents; administrative matters; and quality assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Massapequa Center Rehabilitation & Nursing in Amityville, 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.