Whittier Rehab Skilled Nursing Center

 (518) 828-0800

Whittier Rehab Skilled Nursing Center is a 120-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 1 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 2 inspections since 10/31/2012.

1 WHITTIER WAY, Ghent, NY, 12075
Summary
overall rating
1 out of 5 stars
beds120
occupancy90.8% (109 of 120)
address1 WHITTIER WAY
Ghent, NY, 12075
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Corporation
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (518) 828-0800
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
3 out of 5 stars
RN Only
3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
4 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
10/31/201212/14/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
10/31/201212/14/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.
10/31/201212/14/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
10/31/201212/14/2012Administration Deficiencies
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
09/06/201111/04/2011Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
08/23/201010/01/2010Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident.
08/23/201010/01/2010Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
07/26/201108/12/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Let each resident or the resident's legal representative access or purchase copies of all the resident's records.
05/10/201005/29/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
01/12/201002/22/2010Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
11/17/201101/02/2012Exits and Egress Deficiencies
Exits that are accessible at all times.
11/17/201101/02/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
10/31/201212/14/2012Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Proper backup exit lighting.
10/31/201212/14/2012Fire Alarm Systems Deficiencies
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
10/31/201212/14/2012Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
Portable fire extinguishers.
10/31/201212/14/2012Building Service Equipment Deficiencies
Properly protected cooking facilities.
10/31/201212/14/2012Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
10/31/201212/14/2012Resident Rights Deficiencies
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
10/31/201212/14/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
10/31/201212/14/2012Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment.