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Mayfair Manor Nursing Center Abuse and Neglect Attorneys
Do you suspect that your loved one is being mistreated or neglected while residing in a Fayette County nursing facility? Do you believe that they might have been physically, sexually, mentally, or emotionally abused by caregivers, employees or other patients? If so, contact the Kentucky Nursing Home Law Center attorneys for immediate legal intervention.
Our team of lawyers has extensive experience in handling mistreatment cases and can help your family too. Let us begin working on your case now to ensure you receive adequate monetary compensation for your damages.
Mayfair Manor Nursing Center
This Medicare/Medicaid-participating long-term care (LTC) center is a "for profit" 98-certified bed Home providing cares to residents of Lexington and Fayette County, Kentucky. The facility is located at:
3300 Tates Creek Road
Lexington, Kentucky, 40502
Mayfair Manor Nursing Center
In addition to providing around-the-clock skilled nursing care, Mayfield Manor provides other services that include physical, occupational and speech therapies, and clinical services.
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.
Within the last three years, investigators imposed a monetary fine of $30,217 against Mayfair Manor Nursing Center citing substandard care. Also, the facility received five formally filed complaints that all resulted in citations. Additional information concerning the facility can be reviewed on the Kentucky Department of Health Care Nursing Home Reporting Website.
Lexington Kentucky Nursing Home Safety Concerns
A list of violations can be reviewed on the Kentucky Department of Public Health website and Medicare.gov databases.
According to Medicare, This facility maintains an overall rating of one out of five stars, including one out of five stars concerning health inspections, two out of five stars for staffing issues and four out of five stars for quality measures. The Fayette County neglect attorneys at the Nursing Home Law Center have found serious deficiencies and safety concerns at Mayfair Manor Nursing Center that include:
- Failure to Provide Every Resident an Environment Free of Accident Hazards and Provide Adequate Supervision to Prevent Avoidable Accidents – citation date April 19, 2018
- Failure to Provide and Implement an Infection Protection and Control Program – citation date April 19, 2018
- Failure to Provide Every Resident an Environment Free of Accident Hazards and Provide Adequate Supervision to Prevent Avoidable Accidents – citation date March 22, 2017
According to the state surveyors, the nursing facility “failed to ensure each resident received adequate supervision and assistive devices to prevent accidents.” The nursing home also “failed to ensure staff transferred residents by the facility assessed required assistance” that resulted in a resident falling.
The incident involved a resident who was not able to “stand and pivoted” without assistance for transferring. The investigators performed an investigation over the incident and determined that the “resident’s bed was unlocked, and the resident slid out of bed, and a State Registered Nurse Aide (SRNA) assisted the resident down to [their] knees and down to the floor.”
The state investigators determined that the facility’s “failed to establish and maintain an infection prevention and control program designed to provide a safe, sanitary and comfortable environment.” The nursing facility also failed to “help prevent the development and transmission of communicable diseases and infections.”
The incident involved a resident who received care from two State Registered Nurse Aides (SRNAs) who turned, repositioned and brought in a meal tray “without sanitizing or washing hands upon observation.
According to the investigators, the facility “failed to have an effective system in place to ensure an environment remain as free from accidents and hazards as possible area.” The survey team observed a “medication cart on the South Hall that was left unlocked and unattended.” Inside the medication cart was “a vial of insulin and three medication cups containing loose narcotic pain pills [that] were left on top of the cart.”
The surveyors say that the narcotic pain medications were “accessible to any resident who approached the cart.” A subsequent observation made two days later revealed that the medication cart was “unlocked and unattended in the North Hall nurse’s station.”
Mistreated at Mayfair Manor Nursing Center? We Can Help
Do you suspect that your loved one has suffered harm through abuse, neglect or mistreatment while living at Mayfair Manor Nursing Center? If so, contact the Kentucky nursing home abuse attorneys at Nursing Home Law Center at (800) 926-7565 now. Our network of attorneys fights aggressively on behalf of Fayette County victims of mistreatment living in long-term facilities including nursing homes in Lexington. We can discuss your claim for compensation during an initial, free case consultation.
Our network of attorneys provides every client with a “No Win/No-Fee” Guarantee. This guarantee means if our legal team is unable to obtain compensation on your behalf, you owe us nothing. We can start working on your case today to make sure you and your family receive monetary recovery for your damages. All the information you share with our law offices will remain confidential.