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Camelback Post Acute and Rehabilitation Center
Do you believe that your loved one is being neglected, abused, or mistreated while living in a Maricopa County nursing facility? Are you concerned that the harm they experience is occurring at the hands of caregivers or other residents? Contact the Arizona nursing home network of attorneys at (800) 926-7565 now for immediate legal help.
Let our team of abuse prevention lawyers work on your family’s behalf to ensure you receive an adequate monetary recovery for your damages. We use the law to ensure that those responsible for causing the harm are held legally accountable. Let us begin working on your case today.Camelback Post Acute and Rehabilitation Center
This long-term care center is a "for-profit" 107-certified bed home providing cares to residents of Phoenix and Maricopa County, Arizona. The Medicare and Medicaid-participating facility is located at:
4635 North 14th Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85014
Camelback Post Acute and Rehabilitation Center
In addition to providing around the clock skilled nursing care, Camelback Post Acute and Rehabilitation Center offers other services. Additional focused care includes short-term and long term care.
The facility also provides comprehensive rehab services, wound care, pulmonary care, IV (intervenous) care, post-stroke care, enteral nutrition, pain management, hospice, dementia and memory care, and physical, occupational, and speech therapies.Financial Penalties and Violations
The state and federal investigators have the legal authority to penalize any nursing home that has been cited for a serious violation that harmed or could have harmed in nursing home resident. Typically, these penalties include imposed monetary fines and denial of payment for Medicare services.
The nursing home received two complaints over the last three years that resulted in a violation citation. Additional information concerning the facility can be reviewed on the State of Arizona Adult Protective Services Website.
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Our attorneys obtain and review data on every Arizona long-term care home from various online publically available sources, including the Department of Public Health website and Medicare.gov.
According to Medicare, this facility maintains an overall rating of two out of five stars, including two out of five stars concerning health inspections, two out of five stars for staffing issues and four out of five stars for quality measures.
- Failure to Provide Appropriate Pressure Ulcer Care Prevent New Ulcers from Developing – citation #F686 date March 23, 2018
The state investigators determined that the nursing home “failed to identify that [one resident] had a Stage II pressure ulcer on the right buttock and failed to ensure pressure ulcer treatment was consistently provided [to another resident].” The state investigators reviewed the cognitively intact resident’s Care Plan to determine that the patient “was at risk for pressure ulcer development related to decreased mobility, deconditioning, and a co-morbid health condition.”
The resident’s MDS (Minimum Data Set) Assessment indicated that the patient was “incontinent of bowel and bladder and was at risk for developing pressure ulcers and had one unhealed unstageable pressure sore.” The Physician had provided an order to cleanse and treat the resident’s bedsore and that the “Wound Nurse was continuing with treatments.”
The resident’s Weekly Evaluation Note indicated a red area on her bottom and that the resident was tolerating being turned frequently. The surveyors interviewed the resident who stated: “she had an open sore on her bottom.” Approximately one hour later, the Wound Care Nurse [a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)] was interviewed and stated that the same resident “did not have an open area on her buttocks.”
To follow up on the interview, the surveyors observed the wound care conducted by the LPN and observed the resident to “have an open area to the right buttocks. The wound bed was beefy red, with a small area of yellow tissue and had a small amount of reddish/brownish drainage.”
The LPN stated that “the resident had a Stage III wound on the right buttock, which had not been reported to her.” The LPN stated that “there was no documentation of this wound and there were no Physician’s orders to care for it.”
The Licensed Practical Nurse stated that had she been notified of the skin breakdown, “she would assess the wound, notify the Physician, and obtain treatment orders.” She stated that “the nurses had documented the resident had redness on her buttocks” but “they did not notify her. She stated that the nursing staff is supposed to let her know of any changes in the resident’s skin so that she can obtain timely treatment orders.”
Do you suspect that your loved one is the victim of mistreatment while residing at Camelback Post Acute and Rehabilitation Center? Contact the Arizona nursing home abuse prevention lawyers at Nursing Home Law Center at (800) 926-7565 for immediate legal intervention. We represent Maricopa County victims of abuse and neglect in all areas, including Phoenix.
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