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Oneida Healthcare: 23 Public Health Citations, 3 Sanctions

Oneida HealthcarePublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 7, 2019, indicate that Oneida Healthcare in Oneida, 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 Healthcare.

Citations for Oneida Healthcare

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 13
Life Safety Code Citation 10
Total Citations 23
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 4.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 3 inspections.

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

Located in Oneida, New York, Oneida Healthcare 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 68 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 13 standard health citations, 10 life safety code citations, and three sanctions.

In 2018 Oneida Healthcare received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the prevention and control of infection; the resident’s right to request, refuse, and discontinue treatment, and to formulate advance directives; the testing and maintenance of fire alarm systems; portable fire extinguishers; and the installation, testing and maintenance of sprinkler systems. The nursing home 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 regarding the quality of care surrounding pressure sores. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

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 investigation and reporting of alleged violations; the maintenance of an effective pest control program; physician visits; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; and treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure sores. Oneida Healthcare implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding accidents and supervision to prevent accidents; the training and supervision of certain personnel; administrators; and quality assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.

In 2009 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the quality of care provided to residents. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Oneida Healthcare in Oneida, 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.