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Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing Center: 29 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing CenterPublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 9, 2019, indicate that Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Plattsburgh, 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 Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.

Citations for Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 21
Life Safety Code Citation 8
Total Citations 29
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 3.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 4 inspections.

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

Located in Plattsburgh, New York, Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by PRNC Operating, LLC. It holds a total of 89 beds and provides baseline services and adult day health care. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an unspecified employee flu vaccination rate and an occupancy rate of 78%. Its operating certificate number is 0901304N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 45 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 21 standard health citations, 8 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

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 clean bed and bath linens in good condition; dignity and the respect of individuality; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; 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 installation of sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing Center 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 housekeeping and maintenance services; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; allowing ombudsmen to examine resident records; and the maintenance of complete, accurate, and accessible resident records. The facility implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2017 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Plattsburgh, 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.