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The Plaza Rehab and Nursing Center: 28 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

The Plaza RehabPublic records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 27, 2019, indicate that The Plaza Rehab and Nursing Center in the Bronx, 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 Plaza Rehab and Nursing Center.

Citations for The Plaza Rehab and Nursing Center

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 9
Life Safety Code Citation 19
Total Citations 28
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 the Bronx, New York, The Plaza Rehab and Nursing Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by TCPRNC LLC. It holds a total of 744 beds and provides baseline services, transfusion services, clinical laboratory services, and diagnostic radiology services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 77% and an occupancy rate of 97%. Its operating certificate number is 7000396N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 197 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 9 standard health citations, 19 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2019 The Plaza Rehab and Nursing Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the investigation, prevention and correction of alleged violations; keeping residents free from abuse and neglect; and the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents. In connection with these citations, the nursing home established plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2018 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the accuracy of assessments; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; keeping residents free from unnecessary psychotropic medication; the identifiability of information on resident records; the reporting of alleged violations; means of egress; smoke detection; the installation of sprinkler systems; stairways and smoke-proof enclosures; and standards of construction. The Plaza Rehab and Nursing Center 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 staff treatment of residents; the quality of care provided to residents; and organizational and administrative policies and procedures. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $6,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding The Plaza Rehab and Nursing Center in the Bronx, 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.