Blog

Pine Haven Home: 55 Public Health Citations, 3 Sanctions

Pine Haven HomePublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 9, 2019, indicate that Pine Haven Home in Philmont, 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 Pine Haven Home.

Citations for Pine Haven Home

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 34
Life Safety Code Citation 21
Total Citations 55
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 9, 2019]

Located in Philmont, New York, Pine Haven Home is owned by a private LLC and operated by Pine Haven Operating, LLC. It holds a total of 120 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 65% and an occupancy rate of 96%. Its operating certificate number is 1021301N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 62 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 34 standard health citations, 21 life safety code citations, and three sanctions.

In July 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development and implementation of comprehensive car plans; the proper disposal of garbage and refuse; the review of drug regimens and reporting on irregularities; the sanitary storage, preparation, and service of food; the maintenance of essential equipment in safe operating equipment; care and services for patients with limited mobility; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; the identifiability of information on resident records; standards of construction; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment, fire alarm systems, and sprinkler systems; and smoke barriers. In connection with these citations, Pine Haven Home has 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 medication errors; the provision of timely pharmacy services; medical directors; administrative practices and procedures; and quality assessment and assurance. Pine Haven Home 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 accidents. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

In 2015 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding nutrition and quality assessment and assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Pine Haven Home in Philmont, 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.