Warren County Health Services

Certified Home Health Agency (serves both long- and short-term patients)

Inspection Report

The New York State Department of Health conducts periodic inspections of home care agencies and programs it licenses. It is important to note that if an agency or program is cited for a deficiency, it must submit a plan of correction to the Department within 10 days of being cited. For serious deficiencies, the agency or program must correct the deficiencies within 90 days of being cited or be terminated from the Medicare/Medicaid programs. The reporting period for the information on this page is from March 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014.

Inspection Summary

Recertification/Licensure Surveys Learn more

Inspection DateResult
January 21, 2014 Deficiencies found
December 9, 2011 Deficiencies found

Key:

  • No deficiencies No deficiencies
  • Deficiency: Does not significantly impact on care for patients Deficiency: Does not significantly impact on care for patients Learn more
  • Serious deficiency: Significantly impacts on ability to provide quality care to all patients Serious deficiency: Significantly impacts on ability to provide quality care to all patients Learn more
 

Recertification/Licensure Surveys

January 21, 2014 Recertification Learn more

DeficiencySeriousness

Patient's Rights

Advanced notice of care and changes to Plan of Care provided to patient.

Deficiency

Acceptance of patients, Plan of Care and medical supervision

Plan of Care established / reviewed by a doctor

Deficiency

Plan of Care covers all pertinent diagnoses

Deficiency

Alert physician of changes in condition

Deficiency

Skilled nursing services

Skilled nursing by or supervised by RN

Deficiency

Home Health Aide services

Home Health Aide provided written instructions by the RN or therapist

Deficiency

Home Health Aide services ordered by physician in the Plan of Care

Deficiency

Clinical records

Clinical records maintained in accordance with professional standards

Deficiency

Each patient receives a patient specific comprehensive assessment

Initial assessment conduced within 48 hours or upon start-of-care date

Deficiency

Other Deficiencies

Policies and Procedures of Service Delivery

Deficiency

Governing Authority

Deficiency

Governing authority

Deficiency

Governing authority

Deficiency

Contracts

Deficiency

Personnel

Deficiency

In Substantial Compliance

Deficiency

December 9, 2011 Recertification, Follow-up/Revisit, State Licensure Learn more

DeficiencySeriousness

Acceptance of patients, Plan of Care and medical supervision

Plan of Care covers all pertinent diagnoses

Deficiency

Alert physician of changes in condition

Deficiency

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