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Windsor Redding Care Center
Attorneys for Abused & Neglected at Windsor Redding Care Center
Many families have limited options on how to handle the care of a loved one who requires medical professionals in a skilled nursing environment. Typically, reputable nursing homes follow established procedures and protocols to ensure that every resident’s needs are met. Unfortunately, mistreatment still occurs in some facilities in California.
If your loved one was victimized while living in a Shasta County nursing facility, contact the California Nursing Home Law Center Attorneys now. Let our team of abuse prevention lawyers represent your family to ensure you receive financial compensation to recover your damages. Call us now so we can begin working on your case today.
Fined $10,400 for substandard care
Windsor Redding Care Center
This center is a 113-certified bed Medicare and Medicaid-participating facility providing services to residents of Redding and Shasta County, California. The "for-profit" long-term care home is located at:
2490 Court Street
Redding, California 96001
Windsor Redding Care Center
In addition to providing 24/7 skilled nursing care, Windsor Redding Care Center offers other services. Additional focused care includes short-term and long term care, and physical, occupational, and speech therapies.
Financial Penalties and Violations
California nursing home regulators and federal inspectors have the legal authority to penalize any nursing home identified as violating rules and regulations that harmed or could have harmed a resident. Typically, these penalties include monetary fines and denial for payment of medical services.
Medicare has cited this facility for abuse. Medicare says that “every nursing home resident deserves to retain their basic human dignity and be treated with respect at all times. Abuse and neglect are never acceptable.” Nursing homes “cited for abuse are required to take steps to protect their residents.”
Within the last three years, federal investigators imposed a monetary fine against Windsor Redding Care Center for $10,400 on September 13, 2018, citing substandard care. During this time, Medicare denied payment on September 13, 2018, due to a lack of quality care.
This nursing facility received twenty-eight complaints and self-reported twenty-eight serious issues over the last three years that resulted in violation citations. Additional information concerning the facility can be reviewed on the comprehensive California Department of Social Services Adult Protective Services Website.
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Redding California Nursing Home Safety Concerns
To ensure families are fully informed of the level of care every nursing home provides, the state of California and Medicare.com routinely update their long-term care home database systems with info on violations, citations, and deficiencies.
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 Protect Every Resident from All Forms of Abuse Including Physical and Sexual Assault, Physical Punishment, and Neglect by Anybody – citation #F600 date February 12, 2019
- Failure to Provide Every Resident an Environment Free of Accident Hazards and Provide Adequate Supervision to Prevent Avoidable Accidents – citation #F689 date July 8, 2019
The state investigators determined the nursing home failed to prevent the resident “from having an altercation with [another resident]. This failure had the potential to cause psychological distress, anxiety, and fear, resulting in adverse clinical outcomes.” The Admissions Director verified that there was an altercation between two residents and stated that the residents “are separated physically. They have no further encounters between them.”
The investigation indicated that the altercation occurred in the Large Dining Room that was initiated by one resident grabbing the other resident’s arm. The aggressive resident mistakenly thought that the other resident “had a towel belonging to [them].” The record reflects that the staff intervened and separated both residents.
The nursing home “failed to ensure the safety of its residents when there was water from the Wing 1 Shower Room on the floor, in front of the shower room, down the hall, and around the corner.”
Additionally, the “Wing 2 Medication Room door was opened and unattended by licensed staff; and a Wing 2 Medication Cart was unlocked and unattended while an unsupervised, confused resident was present.” The surveyor determined that “these failures had the potential for residents being injured, as a result of the wet floor. Confused residents were at risk of obtaining medications from the Medication Room or Medication Cart, resulting in unexpected side effects to medications.”
The Director of Nursing confirmed that “she was aware of the open Medication Room and unlocked medication cart and acknowledged that they should not have been left unattended.”
Was Your Loved One Injured at Windsor Redding Care Center? Our Lawyers Can Help
Do you believe that your loved one was the victim of abuse or neglect while living at Windsor Redding Care Center? Contact the California nursing home abuse prevention lawyers at Nursing Home Law Center at (800) 926-7565 for immediate legal intervention. We represent Shasta County victims of abuse and neglect in all areas, including Redding.
Our legal team offers every client a free, initial case consultation. Additionally, we offer a 100% “No Win/No-Fee” Guarantee. This promise means you do not owe us anything until we have secured a monetary compensation on your behalf. All information you share with our law offices will remain confidential.