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Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence: 23 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Our Lady of Peace Nursing CarePublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 8, 2019, indicate that Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence in Lewiston, 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 Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence.

Citations for Our Lady of Mercy Life Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 16
Life Safety Code Citation 7
Total Citations 33
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 8, 2019]

Located in Lewiston, New York, Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by Our Lady of Peace, Inc. It holds a total of 250 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 91% and an occupancy rate of 92%. Its operating certificate number is 3121303N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 83 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 16 standard health citations, 17 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding keeping patients free from unnecessary psychotropic medication; and treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure ulcers. In connection with these citations, the nursing home 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 drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; and the installation of sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of complete, accurate and accessible resident records; the resident’s right to participate in care planning and the revision of care plans; and life safety code standards. The nursing home has since implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2015 Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the completion of accurate, coordinated and certified assessments; dignity and the respect of individuality; 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; the resident’s right to participate in care planning and the revision of care plans; routine and emergency dental services; and treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure sores. In connection with these citations, it implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2012 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the provision of a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; and medication errors. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence in Lewiston, 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.