Bay Pointe Nursing Pavilion St Petersburg Deficiencies and Lawsuits

If you or a loved one has been a resident at Bay Pointe Nursing Pavilion, 4201 31st Street South, St. Petersburg, FL please note this facility has been cited for multiple deficiencies* including:

  • FAILURE to assist those residents who need total help with eating/drinking, grooming and person and oral hygiene. (Cited 2/13/2013 and 8/28/2015)
  • FAILURE to reasonable accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident (Cited 5/9/14)
  • FAILURE to give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed sores or heal existing bed sores (Cited 8/28/15)
  • FAILURE to provide necessary care and service to maintain the highest well being of each resident. (Cited 5/9/14 and again on 8/28/2015)
  • FAILURE to make sure that the nursing home area is free from accident hazards and risks and provides supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. (Cited 5/9/2014)
  • FAILURE to keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards (Cited 9/25/2013 and again on 5/9/2014)
  • FAILURE to make sure that a working call system is available in each resident’s room or bathroom and bathing area (Cited 5/9/14)
  • FAILURE to provide car by qualified persons according to each resident’s written plan of care. (Cited 2/13/2013)
  • FAILURE to make sure that residents with reduced range of motion get proper treatment and services to increase range of motion (Cited 2/13/2013)
  • FAILURE to at least once a month have a licensed pharmacist review each resident’s medications and report any irregularities to the attending doctor (cited 8/28/2015)
  • FAILURE to determine if its safe for the resident to self-administer drugs (cited 8/28/15)
  • FAILURE to allow the resident the right to participate in the planning or revision of the resident’s care plan. (cited 5/9/2014)
  • FAILURE to have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. (cited 5/9/2014 and again 8/28/2015)
  • FAILURE to develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident’s needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured. (cited 5/9/2014)
  • FAILURE to maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. (Cited 8/28/2015)

To view the full inspection results and the scope and severity of these and additional nursing care deficiencies and the facility’s plans of correction, visit the medicare.gov nursing home comparison website

Poor nursing home care and under staffing can lead to:

  • Bedsores
  • Choking
  • Falls
  • Broken Bones
  • Dehydration
  • Infection/Sepsis
  • Malnutrition
  • Unexplained Death

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