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Promenade Rehabilitation and Health Care Center: 47 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Promenade Rehabilitation and Health CarePublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 10, 2019, indicate that Promenade Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Rockaway 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 Promenade Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

Citations for Promenade Rehabilitation and Health Care Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 24
Life Safety Code Citation 23
Total Citations 47
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 7 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 10, 2019]

Located in Rockaway Park, New York, Promenade Rehabilitation and Health Care Center is owned by a private corporation and operated by Promenade Nursing Home Inc. It holds a total of 240 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, and services for ventilator-dependent patients. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an unavailable employee flu vaccination rate and an occupancy rate of 89%. Its operating certificate number is 7003386N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 131 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 24 standard health citations, 23 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Promenade Rehabilitation and Health Care Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the accuracy of assessments; the reporting of alleged violations; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; the enclosure of hazardous areas; HVAC systems; and subsistence needs for staff and patients. The facility has 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 dignity and the respect of individuality; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; 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; fire drills; means of egress; smoke barriers; and standards of construction. Promenade Rehabilitation and Health Care Center has since implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2016 the nursing home 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; the development of comprehensive care plans; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; effective administration and resident well-being; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; the performance of quarterly assessments at least every three months; the resident’s right to be free from physical restraints; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. The facility has 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 social services; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards; administrative practices and procedures; and quality assessment and assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Promenade Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Rockaway 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.