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Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: 1 Public Health Citation, 1 Sanction

Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation CenterPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 1, 2019, indicate that Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in the Bronx, 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 Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Citations for Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 1
Life Safety Code Citation 0
Total Citations 1
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 1 inspection. Records also list 2 inspections resulting in no citations.

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

Located in the Bronx, New York, Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Morningside Acquisition I, LLC. It holds a total of 314 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 89% and an occupancy rate of 97%. Its operating certificate number is 7000391N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 155 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received one standard health citation and one sanction.

In 2018 the nursing home received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding facilities’ physical environments. The citation states specifically that the nursing home failed to maintain heating and air condition equipment in good condition, as evidenced in “15 out of 15 residents’ rooms” observed in one of the building’s facilities. In connection with this citation, Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center has implemented a plan of correction approved in December 2018 by public health authorities.

In 2011 Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the quality of care surrounding accidents and supervision to prevent accidents; administrative practices and procedures; and the completion of staff emergency training and drills. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Morningside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in the Bronx, 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.