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Scottish Pines Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
The North Carolina Nursing Home Law Center Attorneys represents victims of nursing home assault and abuse occurring in North Carolina. Our team of abuse prevention lawyers has handled cases where medical teams, Nurses, Certified Nursing Assistants, visitors, employees, and other patients mistreated Scotland County nursing home residents.
If your loved one was injured at any North Carolina nursing facility, contact us today. Let us represent your family to ensure you receive monetary compensation from recovering your damages.Scottish Pines Rehabilitation And Nursing Center
This nursing facility is a "for-profit" Medicare and Medicaid-participating home providing services to residents of Laurinburg and Scotland County, North Carolina. The 149-certified bed long-term care center is located at:
620 Johns Road
Laurinburg, North Carolina 28352
URL: Scottish Pines Rehabilitation And Nursing Center
In addition to providing around the clock skilled nursing care, Scottish Pines Rehabilitation and Nursing Center offers other services. Additional focused attention includes short-term and long term care.
The facility also provides comprehensive rehab services, wound care, pulmonary care, IV (intervenous) care, End of Life care, respite care, hospice, and physical, occupational, and speech therapies.
Fined $9,750 for substandard careFinancial Penalties and Violations
Federal agencies and the State of North Carolina have a legal responsibility for monitoring every nursing facility. If serious violations are identified, the government can impose monetary fines or deny payments through Medicare if the resident was harmed or could have been harmed by the deficiency.
Within the last three years, federal investigators imposed a monetary fine against Scottish Pines Rehabilitation and Nursing Center for $9,750 on March 15, 2018, citing substandard care. Additional information concerning the facility can be reviewed on the comprehensive North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Adult Protective Services Website.
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The federal government and North Carolina Department of Public Health website update comprehensive information containing historical details 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 three out of five stars for quality measures.
- Failure to Develop, Implement and Enforce Policies and Procedures That Prevent Abuse, Neglect, and Mistreatment – citation #F607 date April 11, 2018
The state investigators determined the nursing home "failed to include procedures and the abuse policies related to not providing personal care to an alleged sexual abuse victim .” The investigation involved a severely cognitively impaired resident who requires “extensive to total assistance with all Activities of Daily Living, was nonambulatory, and incontinent of bowel and bladder.”
A Nursing Progress Note, dated March 28, 2018, revealed that a Nursing Assistant “reported a male resident was in the resident’s room, standing over her. He was immediately removed from the room and taken back to his room.”
The victim “had no marks and [their] brief was still intact. The resident was resting in bed with safety measures in place.” The Nursing Assistant assigned to provide the resident care, between the 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM Shift, that day said that “she was coming down the hall and saw a walker in the doorway of [the victim’s] room.”
The Nursing Assistant said that “when she got to the room, she observed a male resident standing at the bedside, leaning over [the victim]. The Nursing Assistant further stated that she [could see] the resident’s incontinence brief, but could not see the male resident’s hands.”
The Assistant stated that “the male resident was fully clothed and she did not notice anything unusual about his clothes, but did not notice if his pants were unzipped.” The Nurse Assistant got a nurse, who arrived at the room and told the male resident “to get out.” At that time, the male resident “got his walker and left the room.” The Assistant escorted “him back to his room and asked him what he was doing in the resident’s room and he stated he needed sex.”
The Nursing Assistant returned to the victim’s room and “checked the resident to see if the male resident had done anything to her. The Nursing Assistant further stated that the resident had a brownish discharge that had some light pink material in it and the resident had been incontinent of urine.”
The resident’s family member stated that they wanted the resident to “go to the hospital to be checked, and EMS and the police were called. The resident was sent to the emergency department.”
Do you suspect that your loved one is the victim of mistreatment while residing at Scottish Pines Rehabilitation and Nursing Center? Contact the North Carolina nursing home abuse prevention lawyers at Nursing Home Law Center at (800) 926-7565 for immediate legal intervention. We represent Scotland County victims of abuse and neglect in all areas, including Laurinburg.
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