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Rutland Nursing Home: 37 Public Health Citations, 3 Sanctions

Rutland Nursing HomePublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 17, 2019, indicate that Rutland Nursing Home in Brooklyn, 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 Rutland Nursing Home.

Citations for Rutland Nursing Home

February 1, 2015 to January 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 21
Life Safety Code Citation 16
Total Citations 37
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 3 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 17, 2019]

Located in Brooklyn, New York, Rutland Nursing Home is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by Rutland Nursing Home, Inc. It holds a total of 466 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, adult day health care, services for ventilator-dependent patients, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 78% and an occupancy rate of 97%. Its operating certificate number is 7001033N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 141 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 21 standard health citations, 16 life safety code citations, and three sanctions.

In May 2018 Rutland Nursing Home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of competent nursing staff; the provision of care for patients with limited mobility; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment; the maintenance of sufficient nursing staff; the installation of sprinkler systems; portable fire extinguishers; 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 comprehensive assessments; the provision of food in a form that meets individual needs; the prompt notification of physicians concerning lab results; the provision of medically related social services; the resident’s right to participate in care planning; and the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care. In connection with these citations, Rutland Nursing Home implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2015 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding nutrition and pressure sores. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

In 2013 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding accidents and administrative practices and procedures. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

In 2012 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the provision of a quality of care that allows residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; the quality of care surrounding pressure sores; and the quality of care surrounding accidents. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $22,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Rutland Nursing Home in Brooklyn, 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.