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Meadowbrook Healthcare: 36 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Meadowbrook HealthcarePublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 1, 2019, indicate that Meadowbrook Healthcare in Plattsburgh, 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 Meadow Meadowbrook Healthcare.

Citations for Meadowbrook Healthcare

February 1, 2015 to March 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 21
Life Safety Code Citation 15
Total Citations 36
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.

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

Located in Plattsburgh, New York, Meadowbrook Healthcare is owned by a private corporation and operated by CGSR, Inc. It holds a total of 287 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 99% and an occupancy rate of 80%. Its operating certificate number is 0901303N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 32 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 21 standard health citations, 15 life safety code violations, and one sanction.

In February 2019 the nursing home 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; the provision of activities that meet the interests and needs of each resident; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; the frequency of meals and snacks at bedtime; the control and prevention of infection; compliance with federal, state, and local laws; personal food policies; residents’ rights and the exercise thereof; treatment and devices to maintain hearing and vision; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment and sprinkler systems; and smoke barriers. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented 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 development of comprehensive care plans; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; the sanitary service, preparation and storage of food; and the provision of activities that meet the needs and interests of each resident. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the adequate maintenance of hydration; and the maintenance of drug regimens free of significant medication errors. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Meadowbrook Healthcare in Plattsburgh, 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.