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Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Moravia: 46 Public Health Citations

Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing CenterPublic records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 6, 2019, indicate that Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Moravia in Moravia, 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 Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Moravia.

Citations for Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Moravia

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 28
Life Safety Code Citation 18
Total Citations 46
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 4 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 6, 2019]

Located in Moravia, New York, Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Moravia is owned by a private LLC and operated by Northwoods Operations Associates LLC. It holds a total of 180 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 86% and an occupancy rate of 90%. Its operating certificate number is 0526304N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 48 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 28 standard health citations, 18 life safety code citations, and two sanctions.

In 2018 Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the coordination of assessments; the maintenance of essential equipment in safe operating condition; the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; the testing and maintenance of fire alarm and sprinkler systems; and emergency lighting. In connection with these citations, the nursing home 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; dignity and the respect of individuality; keeping residents free from abuse and involuntary seclusion; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; the resident’s right to prompt efforts to resolve grievances; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable, and homelike environment; treatment and services for mental and psychosocial difficulties; fire drills; and the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment and sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2017 the nursing home 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 was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding administrative matters. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Moravia in Moravia, 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.