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Brookdale Mountain View
Do you suspect that your loved one was injured or mistreated while living in a nursing facility in Jefferson County? Do you suspect that caregivers, employees, or other residents inflicted the harm? If so, contact the Colorado Nursing Home Law Center Attorneys now for immediate legal assistance.
Let our team of lawyers handle your case to ensure your family receives adequate monetary recovery for your damages. Time is of the essence. All necessary paperwork must be filed in the proper Colorado county courthouse before the state statute of limitations expires.Brookdale Mountain View Nursing Center (The Courtyard at Mountain View)
This long-term care center is a "for profit" 56-certified bed home providing cares to residents of Denver and Jefferson County, Colorado. The Medicare-participating facility is located at:
8101 E Mississippi Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80247
Brookdale Mountain View Nursing Center (The Courtyard at Mountain View)
In addition to providing 24/7 skilled nursing care, Brookdale Mountain View Nursing Center offers other services. These services include assisted living and independent living options.Financial Penalties and Violations
The investigators working for the state of Colorado and the federal government had the legal authority to impose monetary fines and deny payment for Medicare services if the nursing home has been cited for serious violations of established regulations and rules.
Over the last thirty-six months, Brookdale Mountain View Nursing Center received four formally filed complaints that all resulted in citations. Additional documentation about fines and penalties can be found on the Colorado Department Of Public Health an Environment Department of Public Health Website.Denver Colorado Nursing Home Safety Concerns
Our attorneys obtain and review data on every Colorado long-term care home from various online publically available sources including the CO Department of Public Health website and Medicare.gov.
According to Medicare, this facility maintains an overall rating of two out of five stars, including one out of five stars concerning health inspections, five out of five stars for staffing issues and four out of five stars for quality measures.
- Failure to Provide Appropriate Treatment and Care According to Orders, Resident’s Preferences and Goals – citation date May 31, 2018
- Failure to Provide Every Resident an Environment Free of Accident Hazards and Provide Adequate Supervision to Prevent Avoidable Accidents – citation date May 31, 2018
- Failure to Provide Necessary Care and Services to Maintain the Resident’s Highest Well-Being – citation date January 26, 2017
- Failure to Develop, Implement and Enforce a Program That Investigates, Controls and Keeps Infection from Spreading – citation date January 26, 2017
According to investigators, the facility “failed to ensure [two residents] receive treatment and care [according to] professional standards of practice and the comprehensive person-centered Care Plan. Specifically, the facility failed to investigate thoroughly into the cause of the bruise to the foot of [one resident]; and provide transfer training to staff to prevent injury from occurring in the future.”
This nursing home also did not “implement interventions after the injury of [the resident’s] foot; monitor the bruise on [the resident’s] foot until resolved or healed and conduct an ongoing review of the fall and foot positioning interventions for appropriateness and necessity for [the resident].”
The nursing home “failed to ensure [one resident] receives adequate supervision to prevent accidents.” Specifically, “the facility failed to ensure [the resident] received Physician ordered” treatment and the facility failed to “conduct staff competencies upon hire for Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) to ensure the new CNAs were trained according to the facility practices.”
The “facility failed to ensure the highest practicable quality of care for [one resident] reviewed for skin integrity” and diabetic management. Specifically, “the facility failed to complete a weekly wound assessments per the Plan of Care after the identification of the resident’s pressure ulcers; and establish [the resident’s] blood sugar parameters;” and when to “hold the administration of insulin and notify the Physician, and educate the staff members on insulin management and blood sugar parameters.”
The nursing home “failed to maintain an infection control program designed to prevent the spread of disease and infection; and establish and maintain an infection control program designed to provide a safe, sanitary and comfortable environment.
The nursing staff did not ensure a resident’s catheter bag and tubing was kept off the ground, properly store or label resident hairbrush is an ensure the cleanliness of a shower chair in a resident’s room or “track and monitor infection throughout the facility.” The facility also did not “maintain an updated infection tracking log” to catch serious problems including the spread of infection throughout the home.
Do you suspect that your loved one is the victim of mistreatment while residing at Brookdale Mountain View Nursing Center? Contact the Colorado nursing home abuse lawyers at Nursing Home Law Center at (800) 926-7565 for immediate legal intervention. We represent Jefferson victims of abuse and neglect in all areas including Denver.
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