Forest Hill Health and Rehab
In the past, Medicare and Medicaid inspectors have rated Forest Hill Health and Rehab much below average. This 137-bed facility offers nursing care and rehab services to residents in East Moline, Illinois and its surrounding area. Reports have previously cited this facility for failing to provide a safe environment for its residents, as well as failing to ensure residents have a high quality of life. They have also been found to offer less time with RNs to residents compared to the state and national averages, despite typically having fewer residents than the state and national averages.
Unsafe Facility Grounds
In addition to being cited in the past for failing to reasonably accommodate the needs of each resident, Forest Hill Health and Rehab has previously been unable provide food that has been stored, cooked, and served in a safe and clean way. This facility has also failed to institute a program that investigates, controls, and keeps infection from spreading, as well as to keep all essential equipment working properly. Residents have also complained that this facility has not made sure that the nursing home grounds are free from accident risks. All of these are signs of nursing home abuse and should not be ignored. If you or someone you know is dealing with issues like these at Forest Hill Health and Rehab, contact a nursing home abuse lawyer today.
Low Quality of Life
Citations for Forest Hill Health and Rehab in the past have included failure to provide activities that meet the interests and needs of residents, failure to provide telephone access to residents, and failure to provide care that keeps each resident’s dignity intact. Receiving nursing care should not mean that your loved ones are subjected to a poor quality of life. If you know someone who is experiencing or has experienced these signs of nursing home neglect, you don’t have to stand idly by and let it happen. A nursing home neglect attorney will know what to do to proceed with your case.
Despite housing fewer residents than the state and national averages, Forest Hill Health and Rehab has reportedly offered less time with RNs to residents. Medicare and Medicaid reports also detail that patients in the care of this facility have less time with Certified Nurse’s Aides, as well. When it comes to nursing care, there shouldn’t be a staff shortage. When there is, it can be an indication of nursing home neglect or abuse. If you think someone you know could be dealing with the consequences of this nursing home being short on nursing care, don’t hesitate to talk to a nursing home abuse attorney for advice on what you should do.
About Forest Hill Health and Rehab
This facility is located in East Moline, Illinois, and offers nursing care to as many as 137 people, though it averages 70 residents. Forest Hill Health and Rehab also offers rehabilitation services.
4747 11th Street
East Moline, IL 61244
Phone: (309) 796-0922
When to Ask for Help
If you suspect someone you know has experienced any of the aforementioned issues or other signs of abuse or neglect, contacting a nursing home neglect lawyer at Malman Law can help bring clarity to your situation.