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Lake Eustis Health and Rehabilitation Center
Many families have limited options when providing care to a loved one who requires outside nursing assistance. Typically, the family will choose to place a loved one in a nursing home to ensure they receive the best care possible. Unfortunately, abuse and neglect are serious problems in nursing homes across the United States.
If your loved one was victimized through neglect, mistreatment, or abuse while living in a Lake County nursing facility, contact the Florida nursing home affiliate attorneys now for immediate legal help. Let our team of abuse prevention lawyers work on your family’s behalf to ensure you receive financial compensation from recovering your damages. We will use the law to hold those responsible for your harm rightfully accountable.Lake Eustis Health and Rehabilitation Center
This Medicare and Medicaid-participating nursing center is a "for-profit" home providing services to residents of Eustis and Lake County, Florida. The 90-certified bed long-term care home is located at:
411 W Woodward Ave
Eustis, Florida 32726
Lake Eustis Health and Rehabilitation Center
In addition to providing around the clock skilled nursing care, Lake Eustis Health 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, oncology care, dementia and memory care, and physical, occupational, and speech therapies.Financial Penalties and Violations
State and federal investigators have the legal authority to penalize any nursing home cited for serious violations of regulations and rules. These penalties include levying monetary fines and denying payment of Medicare services. Typically, these violations result in penalties when investigators find severe problems that harmed or could have harmed a resident.
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 comprehensive Florida Adult Protective Services Website.
Call (800) 926-7565 Toll-Free for a No Obligation ConsultationEustis Florida Nursing Home Safety Concerns
The state of Florida and federal government nursing home regulatory agencies routinely update their care home database system. This list contains historical information of all citations and violations.
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 four out of five stars for quality measures.
- Failure to Timely Report Suspected Abuse, Neglect or Theft and Report the Results of the Investigation to Proper Authorities – citation #F609 date November 8, 2018
The state investigators determined that the nursing home “failed to ensure the nursing staff reported an allegation of abuse for investigation for [one resident].” The surveyors attempted to interview the resident who only turned his head and closed his eyes. A few minutes later, “he opened his eyes and seemed to look around the room but did not respond to any questions.” He was offered several items but did not respond to any offer.
A review of a Progress Note written on October 15, 2018, signed by a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) indicated that he was requested to come to a resident’s room. Upon entering the room, the LPN indicated that the resident had told him that “someone, specifically a male, has hit him.”
The LPN stated that this is not the first time the resident made an accusation. He “could not remember any name of who hit him, he began naming the sequence of names.” After this, the LPN inspected the resident’s body, including the “cheeks, head, neck, forehead, and orbitals for signs and symptoms of abuse.”
The Licensed Practical Nurse stated that after the assessment, it was noted that “all areas at this time of the assessment are free of signs of bruising, bleeding, or injury. The resident is alert to self. Not alert to time, situation, or place.”
The resident’s sister had noted that she had reported the comment that her brother had made to an assigned floor nurse and stated that “she had no evidence of any abuse, but her brother made the statement, so she felt she needed to report the information.” The sister indicated that “each time she comes to visit, which is every week, she finds minor issues and reports them to the nurses. She stated it is possible someone did hit him, but she does not have any evidence or further information.”
Do you suspect that your loved one suffered harm, mistreatment, injury, or died prematurely while living at Lake Eustis Health and Rehabilitation Center? Contact the Florida nursing home abuse prevention lawyers at Nursing Home Law Center at (800) 926-7565 for immediate legal intervention. We represent Lake County victims of abuse and neglect in all areas, including Eustis.
Our legal team never charges potential clients to discuss your case through an initial claim consultation. Also, we offer a 100% “No Win/No-Fee” Guarantee, meaning you will not owe us any money unless we have received a monetary recovery on your behalf. All information you share with our law offices concerning your financial compensation case will remain confidential.