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New Vanderbilt Rehabilitation and Care Center: 23 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

New Vanderbilt Rehabilitation and Care CenterPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 2, 2019, indicate that New Vanderbilt Rehabilitation and Care Center in Staten Island, 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 New Vanderbilt Rehabilitation and Care Center.

Citations for New Vanderbilt Rehabilitation and Care Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 6
Life Safety Code Citation 17
Total Citations 23
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 2, 2019]

Located in Staten Island, New York, New Vanderbilt Rehabilitation and Care Center is owned by a private corporation and operated by New Vanderbilt Rehabilitation and Care Center, Inc. It holds a total of 320 beds and provides baseline services and services for ventilator-dependent residents. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 96% and an occupancy rate of 88%. Its operating certificate number is 7004316N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 72 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 6 standard health citations, 17 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and supervision adequate to prevent accidents; the quality of care provided to residents; the development of communication plans; egress doors; electrical equipment; the storage of gas equipment; the maintenance of policies and procedures for sheltering in place; the installation, maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems; and subsistence needs for staff and patients. In connection with these citations, the facility 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 department criminal history reviews; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; and physician visits. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2015 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the notification of rights, rules, services, and charges; and life safety code standards. The facility has since 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 the quality of care provided to residents with special needs; and administrative practices and procedures. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding New Vanderbilt Rehabilitation and Care Center in Staten Island, 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.