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Teresian House Nursing Home: 46 Public Health Citations, 6 Sanctions

Teresian HousePublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 23, 2019, indicate that Teresian House Nursing Home in Albany, 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 Teresian House Nursing Home.

Citations for Teresian House Nursing Home

April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 30
Life Safety Code Citation 16
Total Citations 46
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 4
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 9.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 6 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 23, 2019]

Located in Albany, New York, Teresian House Nursing Home is owned by a not-for-profit corporation and operated by Teresian House Nursing Home Co. Inc. It holds a total of 300 beds and provides baseline services and short-term respite care. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 88% and an occupancy rate of 94%. Its operating certificate number is 0101313N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 75 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 30 standard health citations, 16 life safety code citations, and six sanctions.

In 2018 Teresian House 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; dialysis; the accuracy of assessments; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; keeping residents free from unnecessary psychotropic medications; the control and prevention of infection; the investigation, prevention, and correction of alleged violations; and the reporting of alleged violations. In connection with these citations, the nursing home established plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 Teresian House Nursing Home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding accidents and supervision; administrative policies and practices; and quality assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

In 2016 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the notification of changes such as injuries or declines in status. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

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 2015 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding accidents and supervision. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

In 2013 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding accidents. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $10,000.

In 2009 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the resident’s right to clinical care and treatment. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Teresian House Nursing Home in Albany, 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.