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Information & Ratings on Broadway Care Center of Maple Heights Nursing Center, Maple Heights, Ohio
Attorneys for Abused & Mistreated at Broadway Care Center of Maple Heights Nursing Center
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Broadway Care Center of Maple Heights Nursing Center
This permanently closed long-term care home is a 100-certified bed center providing cares and services to residents of Maple Heights and Cuyahoga County, Ohio. The "for profit" Medicare and Medicaid-participating facility is located at:
Maple Heights, Ohio 44137
Financial Penalties and Violations
When investigators working for the federal government identify severe violations of nursing home rules and regulations, they can penalize the facility by a denial of payment for Medicare services or impose monetary fines. Typically, the greater the monetary penalty, the more serious the violation.
Within the last thirty-six months, investigators imposed five monetary penalties against Broadway Care Center of Maple Heights Nursing Center, citing substandard care. These penalties include a”
- $23,702 fine on May 01, 2018, a
- $10,969 fine on September 28, 2017, a
- $27,510 fine on March 03, 2017, a
- $27,066 fine on September 29, 2016, and a
- $21,877 fine on May 25, 2016, for a total of $111,124.
During this time, Medicare denied payment on May 01, 2018, due to a lack of quality care. The nursing home also received twenty-two complaints over the last three years that resulted in a violation citation. Additional information concerning the facility can be reviewed on the Ohio Long-Term Care Consumer Guide.
Maple Heights Ohio Nursing Home Safety Concerns
Our attorneys obtain and review data on every Ohio long-term care home from various online publically available sources including the OH Department of Public Health website and Medicare.gov.
According to Medicare, this facility maintains an overall rating of one out of five stars, including one out of five stars concerning health inspections, three out of five stars for staffing issues and two out of five stars for quality measures.
- Failure to Protect Every Resident from All Forms of Abuse Including Physical and Mental Abuse, Sexual Assault, Physical Punishment, and Neglect by Anybody – citation #F600 date July 11, 2018
According to state surveyors, “the facility failed to ensure [one resident] was free from abuse by [another resident]. This affected one of four residents reviewed for abuse.
The survey team reviewed the resident’s Nurse’s Notes that revealed the resident “was lying down on his bed when his room they yank him out of bed and through them on the ground, yelling at him and calling him vulgar names.” The assaulting resident, while still holding onto the injured resident’s shirt, “told him he was going to beat his (profanity) and said he hated white people.”
A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) stated they were in the room and asked the assaulting resident “to stop, but he continued to hold onto [the injured resident’s] shirt and yell at him.” After a few seconds, the assaulting resident let go of the injured resident.” The documentation shows that the assaulting resident weighed 230.5 pounds, and the injured resident weighed 159 pounds.
In a separate summary dated May 1, 2018, the “facility failed to ensure [one resident] was free from abuse.” The incident involved a mildly, cognitively impaired resident who in an interview revealed “he had been hit in the head twice at the facility and was worried because he had brain surgery before.”
The resident “revealed nothing happened as a result of him being hit.” A review of the facility Self-Reported Incident concerning physical abuse revealed that an assaulting resident “was witnessed slapping [the injured resident] near the nurse’s station.” The assaulting resident claimed that the injured resident “was in her room, so she hit him on the side of the head when she walked by him. The facility substantiated physical abuse.”
A Victim of Neglect at Broadway Care Center of Maple Heights Nursing Center? Contact Us Today for Help
Do you suspect that your loved one is the victim of mistreatment while living at Broadway Care Center of Maple Heights Nursing Center, that is now permanently closed? Contact the Ohio nursing home abuse attorneys at Nursing Home Law Center at (800) 926-7565 for immediate legal intervention. We represent Cuyahoga County victims of abuse and neglect in all areas including Maple Heights.
You will not be charged to discuss your case with our legal team during an initial, free case review. Also, we provide a 100% “No Win/No-Fee” Guarantee. This promise means that you will owe us nothing until we have secured financial compensation on your behalf. All information you share with our law offices will remain confidential.