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Queens Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center: 13 Public Health Citations, 2 Sanction

Queens Nassau Rehabilitation Publicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 10, 2019, indicate that Queens Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Far Rockaway, 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 Queens Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.

Citations for Queens Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 7
Life Safety Code Citation 6
Total Citations 13
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 8%

The citations above resulted from a total of 5 inspections.

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

Located in Far Rockaway, New York, Queens Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is owned by a private corporation and operated by Queens-Nassau Nursing Home Inc. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 76% and an occupancy rate of 100%. Its operating certificate number is 7003361N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 28 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 7 standard health citations, 6 life safety code citations, and two sanctions.

In 2018 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.

In August 2018 Queens Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the accuracy of assessments; care plan timing and revision; the encoding and transmission of resident assessments; the prevention and control of infection; building construction type and height; and discharge from exits. The nursing home has implemented Department of Health-approved plans of correction.

In January 2018 the nursing home received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents. In connection with this citation, Queens Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center has implemented a Department of Health-approved plan of correction.

In 2017 the nursing home received a citation in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care. The facility implemented a plan of correction approved by public health authorities in connection with this citation.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the provision of treatment and devices to maintain hearing and vision; and life safety code standards. In connection with these citations, the nursing home has implemented Department of Health-approved plans of correction.

In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding physician visits and the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $20,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Queens Nassau Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Far Rockaway, 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.