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Park Terrace Care Center: 22 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Park Terrace Care CenterPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 9, 2019, indicate that Park Terrace Care Center in Rego Park, 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 Park Terrace Care Center.

Citations for Park Terrace Care Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 7
Life Safety Code Citation 15
Total Citations 22
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 5.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 3 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 9, 2019]

Located in Rego Park, New York, Park Terrace Care Center is owned by a private corporation and operated by Park Terrace Care Center Inc. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services, diagnostic radiology and clinical laboratory services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 83% and an occupancy rate of 99%. Its operating certificate number is 7003374N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 24 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 7 standard health citations, 15 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In April 2018 Park Terrace Care Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the prevention and control of infection; respiratory and tracheostomy care and suctioning; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment; and interior wall and ceiling finishing. In connection with these citations, the facility has 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 sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; resident call systems; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; the provision of treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure sores; the enclosure of hazardous areas; the installation, maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems; and stairways and smoke-proof enclosures. In connection with these citations, Park Terrace Care Center has 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 prevention of pressure sores. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Park Terrace Care Center in Rego Park, 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.