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Woodcrest Rehabilitation and Residential Health Care Center: 31 Public Health Citations, 1 Sanction

Woodcrest Rehabilitation Publicly available records published by the New York State Department of Health, accessed on May 30, 2019, indicate that Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center in College Point, 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 Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center.

Citations for Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center

May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2019

Measure This Facility
Standard Health Citation 12
Life Safety Code Citation 19
Total Citations 31
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 3 inspections.

[Source: New York State Department of Health, accessed May 30, 2019]

Located in College Point, New York, Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center is owned by a private LLC and operated by Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center, LLC. It holds a total of 200 beds and provides baseline services and services for ventilator-dependent patients. The Medicaid and Medicare-certified center has an employee flu vaccination rate of 100% and an occupancy rate of 98%. Its operating certificate number is 7003336N.

According to the nursing home’s Department of Health records, it has received 28 complaints alleging that it violated federal or state regulations, or provided inadequate care. It has also received 12 standard health citations, 19 life safety code citations, and one sanction.

In 2018 Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding the development and implementation of comprehensive care plans; the sanitary storage, preparation and service of food; pharmaceutical services; the maintenance of a safe, clean, comfortable and homelike environment; the provision of services that meet professional standards; the development, review and updating of an emergency program; the testing and maintenance of electrical equipment; and the installation of sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, the nursing home 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; the provision of outside professional services; physician visits; the resident’s right to participate in care planning and the revision of care plans; the provision of treatment and devices to maintain hearing and vision; and the maintenance and testing of sprinkler systems. In connection with these citations, Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center established plans of correction approved by public health authorities.

In 2015 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; the provision of treatment and services to maintain hearing and vision; and life safety code standards. Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center implemented Department of Health-approved plans of correction.

In 2010 the nursing home received citations in connection to findings of deficiencies in its compliance with public health law provisions regarding staff treatment of residents. It was ordered to pay a civil penalty of $4,000.

If you or someone you know has complaints regarding Woodcrest Rehabilitation & Residential Health Care Center in College Point, 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.