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St. John’s Health Care Corporation: 77 Public Health Citations, 2 Sanctions

St. John’s Health Care Publicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 20, 2019, indicate that St. John’s Health Care Corporation in Syracuse, 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 St. John’s Health Care Corporation.

Citations for St. John’s Health Care Corporation

February 1, 2015 to March 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 47
Life Safety Code Citation 30
Total Citations 77
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 12 inspections.

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

Located in Syracuse, New York, St. John’s Health Care Corporation is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by St. John’s Health Care Corporation. It holds a total of 455 beds and provides baseline services, diagnostic radiology services, adult day health care, outpatient speech language pathology therapy, outpatient occupational therapy, outpatient physical therapy. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 97% and an occupancy rate of 80%. Its operating certificate number is 2701353N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 411 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 47 standard health citations, 30 life safety code citations, and two sanctions.

In 2017 St. John’s Health Care Corporation received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; housekeeping and maintenance services; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment; and stairways and smoke-proof enclosures. The nursing home has since established 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 the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and the maintenance of complete, accurate, and accessible resident records. In connection with these findings, St. John’s Health Care Corporation established plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 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. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2011 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. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding St. John’s Health Care Corporation in Syracuse, 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.