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Orchard Rehabilitation and Nursing Center: 45 Public Health Citations, 2 Sanctions

Orchard Rehabilitation & Nursing CenterPublic records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 8, 2019, indicate that Orchard Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Medina, 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 Orchard Rehabilitation & Nursing Center.

Citations for Orchard Rehabilitation & Nursing Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 39
Life Safety Code Citation 6
Total Citations 45
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 8 inspections.

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

Located in Medina, New York, Orchard Rehabilitation & Nursing Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by ORRNC Operating, LLC. It holds a total of 160 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 100% and an occupancy rate of 94%. Its operating certificate number is 3622304N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 92 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 39 standard health citations, 6 life safety code citations, and two sanctions.

In March 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding criminal history record check processes; department criminal history reviews; the review of drug regimens and reporting of irregularities; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; keeping residents free from unnecessary psychotropic medication; not employing or engaging staff with a history of adverse actions; the maintenance of nutrition and hydration status; the identifiability of information on resident records; and the maintenance of sufficient dietary support personnel. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented Department of Health-approved plans of correction.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding comprehensive assessments; the development of comprehensive care plans; the development and implementation of policies concerning abuse and neglect; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; the frequency of meals and snacks at bedtime; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; the maintenance of complete, accurate and accessible resident records; and the resident’s right to self-determination and to make choices. In connection with these citations, the nursing home implemented Department of Health-approved plans of correction.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the adequate maintenance of hydration. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding resident behavior and facility practices; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; dietary services; and administrative practices and procedures. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $18,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Orchard Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Medina, 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.