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Warren Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing: 52 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Warren CenterPublicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 27, 2019, indicate that Warren Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Queensbury, 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 Warren Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.

Citations for Warren Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 33
Life Safety Code Citation 19
Total Citations 52
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 7 inspections.

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

Located in Queensbury, New York, Warren Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is owned by a private LLC and operated by Warren Operations Associates LLC. It holds a total of 80 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 5657300N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 63 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 33 standard health citations, 19 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Warren Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding criminal history record check processes; the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the proper disposal of garbage and refuse; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; keeping residents free from the use of unnecessary psychotropic medication; the control of infection; the investigation, prevention, and correction of alleged violations; the quality of care provided to residents; the identifiability of information on resident records; discharge from exits; cooking facilities; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment and electrical systems; fire drills; the maintenance, inspection and testing of doors; policies and procedures concerning volunteers and staffing; and smoke barriers. In connection with these citations, the nursing home 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 maintenance of an environment free of accident hazards and with adequate supervision to prevent accidents; the development of comprehensive care plans; dignity and the respect of individuality; the maintenance of drug regimens free from unnecessary drugs; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; the investigation and reporting of alleged violations;the maintenance of complete, accurate and accessible resident records; the resident’s right to participate in care planning and the revision of care plans; the testing and maintenance of fire alarm systems; fire drills; and smoke barriers. Warren Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing implemented plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2010 the nursing home was sanctioned in connection to findings it violated New York public health laws regarding staff treatment of residents; accidents; organizational and administrative policies and procedures; and quality assessment and assurance. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $8,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Warren Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Queensbury, 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.