Attorneys for Patients Mistreated at Concord Nursing & Rehab Center

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Concord Nursing & Rehab Center is a 134 bed nursing home located in Cook County, Illinois at:

Concord Nursing & Rehab Center
9401 South Ridgeland Avenue
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Website: http://concordnursingrehab.com/

The state nursing home data places Concord Nursing & Rehab Center as a nursing home which admits patients due to the following medical conditions:

  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Endocrine/Metabolic
  • Nervous System
  • Circulatory System
  • Respiratory System
  • Digestive System
  • Genitourinary System Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Musculo-Skeletal Disorders
  • Mentall Illness
  • Neoplasms
  • Other Medical Conditions
  • Non-Medical Conditions
The Concerning Findings Regarding Patient Care at Concord Nursing & Rehab Center

The Illinois Department of Health and other private health inspection firms conducted a survey on the level of health care patients receive from the staff and personnel of the health center. The survey brought to the surface, cases of poor patient supervision and abuse which could be construed as nursing home negligence. The nursing home attorneys at Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers reviewed these findings and outlined the following as episodes of poor patient supervision:

  • Failure to notify physician of significant changes in a resident’s status: “Based on record review, staff/physician interviews, the facility neglected to provide care and services for R6, ensuring: 1) R6’s physician was made aware of significant and abnormal lab value used for monitoring [MEDICATION NAME] levels [MEDICATION NAME] time and International Normalized Ratio (PT/INR) in a prompt time frame 2)continuous monitoring of resident (R6’s) medical condition with abnormal PT/INR values for adverse effects of [MEDICATION NAME] 3)R6’s physician/alternate or medical director was notified immediately of R6’s onset of dark brown stools which required immediate medical intervention. These failures resulted in R6 having a massive [MEDICAL CONDITION] (GI Bleed), causing cardiopulmonary arrest, brain death and subsequently taken off life support 3 days after transfer to hospital.”
  • Failure to make call lights accessible to residents: “On 9-20-2011 at 10:23AM R5 was lying in bed trying to reach the call light which was attached to the wall and R5 could not reach it. R5 stated at this time “My call light is broken, when you use it once you cannot use it again.”
  • Failure to provide timely skin care for residents: “During wound treatment observation with E9 (Treatment Nurse) on 9/22/11 at 2:30pm, E9 completed the treatment to R11’s Sacrum and Scrotum and proceeded to position R11 for comfort. Surveyor requested of E9 to evaluate the plantar area of the right foot. E9 told surveyor that R11 has very dry, scaly skin on both of R11’s feet and pointed out the evidence of flaked off skin on R11’s bed linen. E9 stated that R11 received a bed bath earlier in the day and that no one reported any skin breakdown to her. E9 measured the area (.5 X 1.3 centimeters), applied Triple Antibiotic Ointment and covered it with a dry dressing. R11’s physician’s order [REDACTED].”
  • Failure to administer medication in a timely manner: “R35 was not given [MEDICATION NAME] Regular Insulin for blood glucose of 302. Review of R35’s physician order [REDACTED].E16 had no comments as to why she did not administer R35’s her insulin. E3 (Assistance Director of Nursing) stated on 9-21-11 at 5:30PM, ” there is no reason as to why R35 had to wait over an hour to receive her ordered insulin in a timely manner for her abnormal glucose levels.”
Oak Lawn, IL Nursing Home Attorneys

The Illinois Nursing Home Attorneys at Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers represent families and individuals who have suffered an episode of abuse or neglect during an admission to a facility. Many of our nursing home lawsuits involve the following situations:

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If a family member or a loved one has been a victim to nursing home negligence or physical abuse while he or she was admitted at the Concord Nursing & Rehab Center or in any nursing home in Illinois, take the right step today by seeking legal counsel to know your options. Call (888) 424-5757 our experienced team of nursing home attorneys today for a free consultation. We have successfully handled negligence lawsuits and are ready to make your case our own.

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Disclaimer: The above inspection findings are take from public sources including the State Department of Health and from Medicare inspection conducted at the facility at least every fifteen months. Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers cannot confirm that the content on this site is the most recent information related to the facilities mentions.

The inspection findings published are not complete. You may find the most up to date information here: dph.illinois.gov or medicare.gov.

The deficiencies/citations listed on this page may have been corrected or substantially corrected after the date of the inspection and date of publishing this material. This page is a legal advertisement and a resource of information for visitors. This material is not endorsed by the facility noted or by any governmental agency. Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers does not have any affiliation with the facility.

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