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Riverside Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing: 50 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Riverside CenterPublicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 16, 2019, indicate that Riverside Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Castleton-On-Hudson, 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 Riverside Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.

Citations for Riverside Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

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Measure
This Facility

Standard Health Citation
32

Life Safety Code Citation
18

Total Citations
50

Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy
1

Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy
2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 6 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 16, 2019]

Located in Castleton-On-Hudson, New York, Riverside Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is owned by a private LLC and operated by RSRNC, LLC. It holds a total of 80 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 96% and an occupancy rate of 100%. Its operating certificate number is 4124301N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 77 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 32 standard health citations, 18 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

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 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 care plans; the proper disposal of garbage and refuse; the maintenance of essential equipment in safe operating condition; the sanitary storage, preparation, and service of food; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; the identifiability of information on resident records; doors with self-closing devices; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment and sprinkler system; smoking regulations; and policies and procedures governing volunteers and staffing. The nursing home implemented plans of correction in connection with these citations, which were approved by the Department of Health.

In 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation, prevention, and reporting of alleged violations; the maintenance of nutrition and hydration status; the reporting of alleged violations; the identifiability of information on resident records; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. It implemented plans of correction in connection with these citations, which were 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 dignity and the respect of individuality; the proper disposal of garbage and refuse; the sanitary storage, preparation, and service of food; and the investigation and reporting of alleged individuals. The nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Riverside Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Castleton-On-Hudson, 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.