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Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation: 12 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Schulman and Schachne InstitutePublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 20, 2019, indicate that Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Brooklyn, 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 Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation.

Citations for Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation

February 1, 2015 to March 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 3
Life Safety Code Citation 9
Total Citations 12
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. Records also list 1 inspection resulting in no citations.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 20, 2019]

Located in Brooklyn, New York, Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by The Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing And Rehab, Inc. It holds a total of 448 beds and provides baseline services, clinical laboratory services, diagnostic radiology services, transfusion services, and services for ventilator-dependent residents. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 76% and an occupancy rate of 94%. Its operating certificate number is 7001318N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 96 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 3 standard health citations, nine life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the control and prevention of infection; the construction of walls; policies and procedures concerning volunteers and staffing; stairways and smoke-proof enclosures; and the installation of sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, the nursing home established 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 physician visits; and treatment and care for residents with special needs. In connection with these citations, the nursing home established plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2015 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding life safety codes. Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation established plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2012 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; and the maintenance of residents’ hydration status unless otherwise unavoidable. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $12,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Schulman and Schachne Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation 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.