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Medford Multicare Center for Living: 90 Public Health Citations, 8 Sanctions

Medford Multicare Center Publicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 1, 2019, indicate that Medford Multicare Center for Living in Medford, 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 Meadow Medford Multicare Center for Living.

 

 

Citations for Medford Multicare Center for Living

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 64
Life Safety Code Citation 26
Total Citations 90
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 7
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 8.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 23 inspections. Records also list 1 inspection resulting in no citations.

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

Located in Medford, New York, Medford Multicare Center for Living is owned by a private corporation and operated by The Nursing Care Center at Medford, Inc. It holds a total of 320 beds and provides baseline services and services for ventilator-dependent patients. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 80% and an occupancy rate of 95%. Its operating certificate number is 5151319N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 148 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 64 standard health citations, 96 life safety code violations, and eight sanctions.

In 2018 Medford Multicare Center for Living received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development of comprehensive care plans; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; keeping patients free from unnecessary psychotropic medication; the control and prevention of infection; the provision of services that meet professional standards; the development of emergency programs; the testing and maintenance of fire alarm systems; keeping residents free from abuse and neglect; the resident’s right to be free from physical restraints; and the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards. The nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2018 Medford Multicare Center for Living was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $14,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the resident’s right to notification of changes; and 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 $12,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding administrative matters; and the care provided to patients with respiratory needs. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding administrative practices and procedures; and the care provided to patients with respiratory needs. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding medical directors and the care provided to residents with special needs. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the quality of care provided to residents with special respiratory needs; and administrative practices and procedures. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Medford Multicare Center for Living in Medford, 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.