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The Hurlbut: 38 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

The HurlbutPublicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 27, 2019, indicate that The Hurlbut in Rochester, New York has received multiple citations and a sanction from the Department of Health. Our law firm is interested in hearing from patients who have complaints regarding The Hurlbut.

Citations for The Hurlbut

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 34
Life Safety Code Citation 4
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 7 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 27, 2019]

Located in Rochester, New York, The Hurlbut is owned by a private LLC and operated by The Hurlbut LLC. It holds a total of 160 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 91% and an occupancy rate of 89%. Its operating certificate number is 2750308N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 66 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 34 standard health citations, 4 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2018 The Hurlbut received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the completion of comprehensive assessments after significant changes; the provision of activities of daily living care for dependent residents; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary psychotropic medication; the control and prevention of infection; personal privacy and the confidentiality of records; essential electrical systems; the maintenance of nutrition and hydration status; and the maintenance of drug regimens free from significant medication errors. It 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 the development of comprehensive care plans; the provision of activities that meet the interests and needs of each resident; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the sanitary storage, preparation, and service of food; the resident’s right to participate in care planning and the revision of care plans; the provision of services by qualified persons in accordance with each resident’s plan of care; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. The Hurlbut implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2016 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; keeping residents free from abuse and involuntary seclusion; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; and the provision of services that meet professional standards. In connection with these citations, the facility implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2009 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding the quality of care provided to residents. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $2,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding The Hurlbut in Rochester, 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.