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Valley View Manor Nursing Home: 48 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Valley View Manor Nursing HomePublicly available records provided by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 27, 2019, indicate that Valley View Manor Nursing Home in Norwich, 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 Valley View Manor Nursing Home.

Citations for Valley View Manor Nursing Home

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 37
Life Safety Code Citation 11
Total Citations 48
Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 1
Percentage of Citations Related to Actual Harm or Immediate Jeopardy 2.0%

The citations above resulted from a total of 4 inspections.

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

Located in Norwich, New York, Valley View Manor Nursing Home is owned by a private LLC and operated by Valley View Manor, LLC. It holds a total of 82 beds and provides baseline services. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 97% and an occupancy rate of 89%. Its operating certificate number is 0824303N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 117 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 37 standard health citations, 11 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Valley View Manor Nursing Home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the control and prevention of infection; the posting of nurse staffing information; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable, and homelike environment; emergency lighting; the enclosure of hazardous areas; egress doors; and smoke barriers. In connection with these citations, the nursing 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 maintenance of drug regimens free of unnecessary drugs; the provision of activities that meet the interests and needs of each resident; the provision of activities of daily living care for dependent residents; the maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; the control of infection and prevention of its spread; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations; the prompt notification of physicians of lab results; the provision of care and services that allow residents to attain their highest practicable potential well-being; keeping residents free of significant medication errors; the provision of medically related social services; the resident’s right to prompt efforts to resolve grievances; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment; the resident’s right to self-determination and to make choices; the maintenance of sufficient 24-hour nursing staff in accordance with residents’ plans of care; the provision of care and treatment for residents with special needs; and the provision of treatment and services to prevent and heal pressure sores. In connection with these citations, Valley View Manor Nursing Home implemented plans of correction approved by the Department of Health.

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

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Valley View Manor Nursing Home in Norwich, 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.