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The New Jewish Home: 50 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

The New Jewish Home Public records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 27, 2019, indicate that The New Jewish Home in New York, 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 New Jewish Home.

Citations for The New Jewish Home

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 16
Life Safety Code Citation 34
Total Citations 50
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 5 inspections.

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

Located in New York, New York, The New Jewish Home is owned by a not-for-profit and operated by Jewish Home Lifecare, Manhattan. It holds a total of 544 beds and provides baseline services, adult day health care, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 96% and an occupancy rate of 99%. Its operating certificate number is 7002340N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 231 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 16 standard health citations, 34 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2019 The New Jewish Home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the quality of care provided to residents; the identifiability of information on resident records; care plan timing and revision; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; and the investigation and reporting of alleged violations. In connection with these citations, 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 drug records and the labeling and storage of drugs and biologicals; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; means of egress; portable fire extinguishers; and the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, The New Jewish Home established 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 development and implementation of policies concerning abuse and neglect; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; and life safety code standards. The facility established plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

In 2010 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 $2,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding The New Jewish Home in New York, 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.