Coler-goldwater Specialty Hospital

 (212) 848-6300

Coler-goldwater Specialty Hospital is a 1389-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 2 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 3 inspections since 01/28/2011.

900 MAIN ST, Roosevelt Island, NY, 10044
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds1389
occupancy88.5% (1229 of 1389)
address900 MAIN ST
Roosevelt Island, NY, 10044
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipGovernment - City
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (212) 848-6300
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
5 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
12/31/201201/25/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
12/31/201201/25/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
12/31/201201/25/2013Administration Deficiencies
Make sure that the facility is administered in an acceptable way that maintains the well-being of each resident.
10/27/201112/01/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible.
08/27/201210/22/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
01/31/201203/30/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
01/15/201302/08/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
01/09/201302/01/2013Administration Deficiencies
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
12/08/200902/25/2010Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Exits that are accessible at all times.
12/08/200902/25/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
12/08/200902/15/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
03/08/201205/06/2012Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
03/08/201205/06/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Put firmly secured handrails on each side of hallways.
01/28/201103/27/2011Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
01/28/201103/27/2011Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
01/28/201103/27/2011Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Exits that are accessible at all times.
01/28/201103/27/2011Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Proper backup exit lighting.
01/28/201103/27/2011Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Properly located and lighted "Exit" signs.