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New York State Veterans Home at Montrose: 20 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

New York State Veterans HomePublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 28, 2019, indicate that New York State Veterans Home at Montrose in Montrose, 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 York State Veterans Home at Montrose.

Citations for New York State Veterans Home at Montrose

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 13
Life Safety Code Citation 7
Total Citations 20
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 4 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 28, 2019]

Located in Montrose, New York, New York State Veterans Home at Montrose is publicly owned and operated by the New York State Department of Health. It holds a total of 252 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 89% and an occupancy rate of 91%. Its operating certificate number is 5951300N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 74 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 13 standard health citations, 7 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In July 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding care plan timing and revision; discharge from exits; essential electrical systems; emergency program testing requirements; illumination of means of egress; installation of sprinkler systems; standards of construction; and subsistence needs for staff and patients. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

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; maintaining drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; the resident’s right to participate in care planning and the revision of care of care plans; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with every resident’s plan of care; and the provision of treatment and devices to maintain hearing and vision. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2009 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding physician services; medical directors; quality assessment and assurance; and the quality of care surrounding urinary incontinence. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding New York State Veterans Home at Montrose in Montrose, 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.