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Ontario Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare: 97 Public Health Citations, 2 Sanctions

Ontario Center for Rehabilitation and HealthcarePublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 8, 2019, indicate that Ontario Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare in Canandaigua, 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 Ontario Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare.

Citations for Ontario Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 72
Life Safety Code Citation 25
Total Citations 97
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 2
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 10 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 8, 2019]

Located in Canandaigua, New York, Ontario Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is owned by a private LLC and operated by Ontario Operations Associates LLC. It holds a total of 98 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 90% and an occupancy rate of 90%. Its operating certificate number is 3429304N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 184 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 72 standard health citations, 25 life safety code citations, and two sanctions.

In 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the accuracy of assessments; the activities of daily living care provided for dependent residents; the competency of nursing staff; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; dialysis; the review of drug regimens and reporting of irregularities; the prevention and control of infection; the investigation, prevention, and correction of alleged violations; the maintenance of nutrition and hydration status; pain management; keeping residents free from significant medication errors; the provision of treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure ulcers; emergency program training and testing; and fire alarm systems. The facility has since 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 the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; keeping residents free from medication errors; the provision of treatment and care for residents with special needs; drug records, and the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. The facility has since implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the resident’s rights to refuse treatment, to refuse to participate in research, and to be able to formulate an advance directive; and the maintenance of drug regimens that contain no significant medication errors. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding accidents. The facility was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Ontario Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare in Canandaigua, 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.