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Ross Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation: 38 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Ross Center for NursingPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 16, 2019, indicate that Ross Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Brentwood, 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 Ross Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.

Citations for Ross Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 28
Life Safety Code Citation 10
Total Citations 38
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 16, 2019]

Located in Brentwood, New York, Ross Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation is owned by a private LLC and operated by Ross Acquisition, LLC. It holds a total of 120 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 88% and an occupancy rate of 96%. Its operating certificate number is 5154326N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 44 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 28 standard health citations, 10 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In June 2018 Ross Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding dialysis; 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 control and prevention of infection; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; physician visits; the identifiability of information on resident records; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable, and homelike environment; the maintenance of sufficient nursing staff; the establishment of emergency programs; and stairways and smoke-proof enclosures. The nursing home implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

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 a drug regimen 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; the resident’s right to choose a personal physician; and the resident’s right to participate in care planning and the revision of care plans. Ross Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2011 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Ross Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Brentwood, 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.