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Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing: 69 Public Health Citations, 3 Sanctions

Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and NursingPublicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 7, 2019, indicate that Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Utica, 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 Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.

Citations for Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 49
Life Safety Code Citation 20
Total Citations 69
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 9 inspections.

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

Located in Utica, New York, Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is owned by a private LLC and operated by Utica Operations Associates LLC. It holds a total of 120 beds and provides baseline services and adult day health care. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 98% and an occupancy rate of 98%. Its operating certificate number is 3202317N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 215 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 49 standard health citations, 20 life safety code citations, and three sanctions.

In 2018 Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the prevention and control of infection; the investigation, prevention and correction of alleged violations; the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; the reporting of alleged violations; the resident’s right to self-administer medication when clinically appropriate; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment; the security of personal funds; the annual review and updating of emergency plans; the installation, testing and maintenance of fire alarm systems; fire drills; and the installation, maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems. The facility implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2018 Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $20,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the maintenance of an accident free environment; and administrative reviews of emergency services. Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

In 2009 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding accidents; organizational and administrative practices; and quality assessment and assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Oneida Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Utica, 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.