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Information & Ratings on St John Neumann Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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This long-term care home is a 226-certified bed center providing cares and services to residents of Philadelphia and Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. The “for-profit” Medicare and Medicaid-participating facility is located at:
10400 Roosevelt Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19116
St John Neumann Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare
In addition to providing around the clock skilled nursing care, St. John Neumann Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare offers other services. Additional focused care includes short-term and long-term care, especially care that is involving hospice, memory care, and an adult day program.Financial Penalties and Violations
The investigators working for the state and federal government are legally authorized to impose monetary fines or deny payment for Medicare services if a nursing facility has been cited for serious violations of rules and regulations.
The nursing home also received sixteen complaints over the last three years that resulted in a violation citation. Additional information about this nursing home can be found on the Pennsylvania Nursing Home Report Website.
Our attorneys obtain and review data on every Pennsylvania 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 one out of five stars, including one out of five stars concerning health inspections, two out of five stars for staffing issues and three out of five stars for quality measures.
- Failure to Respond Properly to All Alleged Violations – citation #F610 date October 29, 2018
- Failure to Provide Every Resident an Environment Free of Accident Hazards and Provide Adequate Supervision to Prevent Avoidable Accidents – citation date October 29, 2018
According to state investigators, “it was determined the facility failed to conduct a thorough and complete investigation into an incident for [one resident].” A review of the resident’s Care Plan revealed “behavior symptoms related to hallucinations and delusions.”
The resident’s revised Care Plan included “a physical altercation with another resident and cognitive loss related to Alzheimer’s dementia.” The resident’s clinical record revealed that in Registered Nurse (RN) Nursing Note indicated the resident “was aggressive toward another resident.”
Further review of the resident’s clinical record revealed that “the resident had three recent altercations with other residents.” The Director of Nursing stated during an interview that “there was no incident/accident report and no investigation related to the Nurse’s Note.” The Director of Nursing indicated that they had spoken with the Registered Nurse, and “the nurse does not remember what happened during the incident.” The Director “looked through notes and other residents’ clinical records and was not aware of the incident.”
The facility “was unable to produce any additional documentation related to [the resident’s] altercation with the resident. The facility failed to conduct a complete and thorough investigation for an incident related to an altercation between two residents.”
The nursing home “failed to provide adequate supervision for [three residents].” In one incident, a resident’s Care Plan revealed that diagnoses, including dementia, severe mental disorder, brain disorder, and other conditions.
A review of the resident’s Care Plan revealed that “the resident exhibited inappropriate behavior that includes barricading his room, delusions (fixed false belief) and hallucinations, verbal and physical aggression toward staff including scratching, throwing objects and verbally abusive toward other residents.”
One incident was documented, and facility notes that revealed that the resident “had a physical altercation with [another resident]. The report indicated both residents had their hands on each other’s face.” The attacked resident “was told by [the assaulting resident] to get off of her chair.” The attacked resident continued to hit the assaulting resident “in the face, which resulted in a scratch underneath or other resident’s eye.” The assaulting resident “proceeded to hit [the attacked resident] in the back.”
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