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Oceanside Care Center: 19 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Oceanside Care CenterPublicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 7, 2019, indicate that Oceanside Care Center in Oceanside, 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 Oceanside Care Center.

Citations for Oceanside Care Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 14
Life Safety Code Citation 5
Total Citations 19
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. Records also list 1 inspection resulting in no citations.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 7, 2019]

Located in Oceanside, New York, Oceanside Care Center is owned by a private corporation and operated by Oceanside Care Center Inc. It holds a total of 100 beds and provides baseline services and diagnostic radiology. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 93% and an occupancy rate of 86%. Its operating certificate number is 2950314N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 12 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 14 standard health citations, 5 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In August 2018 Oceanside Care Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of an environment where residents are free from abuse and neglect. The nursing home has since 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 resident’s right to self-determination and to make choices; the width of aisles, corridors or ramps; and standards of construction. Oceanside Care Center has since implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding drug records and the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; and the resident’s right to participate in care planning and the revision of care plans. The nursing home 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 completion of accurate, coordinate, and certified assessments; the provision of activities of daily living care for dependent residents; dignity and the respect of individuality; the review of drug regimens and reporting of irregularities; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; nurse aides that demonstrate competency; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; and the maintenance of complete, accurate and accessible resident records. The nursing home has since implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding notification of resident rights; administrative practices and procedures; and quality assessment committees. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Oceanside Care Center in Oceanside, 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.