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Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center: 23 Public Health Citations, 3 Sanctions

Nassau Rehabilitation & Nursing CenterPublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 2, 2019, indicate that Nassau Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Hempstead, 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 Nassau Rehabilitation & Nursing Center.

Citations for Nassau Rehabilitation & Nursing Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 16
Life Safety Code Citation 7
Total Citations 23
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 4.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 4 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 2, 2019]

Located in Hempstead, New York, Nassau Rehabilitation & Nursing Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Nassau Operating Company, LLC. It holds a total of 280 beds and provides baseline services and adult day health care. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 44% and an occupancy rate of 93%. Its operating certificate number is 2906305N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 59 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 16 standard health citations, 7 life safety code citations, and three sanctions.

In 2018 Nassau Rehabilitation & Nursing Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding care plan timing and revision; the competence of nursing staff; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; dialysis treatments; the review of drug regimens and reporting of irregularities; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; the control and prevention of infection; the resident’s right to be free of physical restraints; policies and procedures concerning volunteers and staffing; and subsistence needs for staff and patients. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2018 Nassau Rehabilitation & Nursing Center was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; cooking facilities; and the storage of gas equipment. 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 quality of care surrounding the treatment of pressure sores. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

In 2014 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Nassau Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Hempstead, 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.