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Oceanview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: 42 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Oceanview Nursing and Rehabilitation CenterPublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 7, 2019, indicate that Oceanview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Far Rockaway, 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 Oceanview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Citations for Oceanview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 20
Life Safety Code Citation 22
Total Citations 42
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 5 inspections.

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

Located in Far Rockaway, New York, Oceanview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Oceanview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, LLC. It holds a total of 102 beds and provides baseline services and diagnostic radiology. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 86% and an occupancy rate of 94%. Its operating certificate number is 7003354N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 50 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 20 standard health citations, 22 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In January 2019 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the identifiability of information on resident records; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary psychotropic medications; the provision of treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure ulcers; the development of communication plans; the testing and maintenance of sprinkler systems; and smoke barriers. In connection with these citations, Oceanview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2018 Oceanview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation, prevention and correction of alleged violations. 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 notification of rights, rules, services and charges; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment; means of egress; smoking regulations, and the testing and maintenance of sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, the facility 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 housekeeping and maintenance services; the maintenance of complete, accurate and accessible resident records; the security of personal funds; the provision of treatment and devices to maintain hearing and vision; and life safety code standards. 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 the quality of care surrounding accidents. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Oceanview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Far Rockaway, 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.