Manorcare Of Oak Lawn East Nursing Home
Despite prior ratings of “average” in its general quality measures and staffing, Manorcare of Oak Lawn East has, in the past, been qualified as “below average” overall. This distinction is given by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which determines and reports ratings based on the cumulative findings of various visits to the home and assessments of resident complaints and incidents.
Accident Prevention and Care Quality
According to the report published by Medicare, Manorcare of Oak Lawn East has been found in the past to be lacking in certain accident and emergency preparedness measures. For example, this home has been cited in the past for accident hazards and risks, as well as a lack of firmly secured handrails in the hallways.
This home has also, in the past, scored “below average” for other health inspection citations. For example, the center failed to implement a program for investigating and controlling infection, and the pharmacy did not maintain drugs and drug bottles according to professional standards. At the same time as that violation, this home was cited for having a medication error rate higher than 5 percent.
Without setting high standards and then living up to them, a nursing home can make errors that lead to tragedies. If you know of someone who was injured because of inadequate nursing home conditions, a nursing home lawyer can help.
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About Manorcare of Oak Lawn East
This 24-hour nursing care facility offers independent living, assisted living, hospice and home care, as well as care for Alzheimer’s patients. Manorcare of Oak Lawn East also provides services like IV care, rehabilitation and other post-hospitalization care. It has more than 120 beds, and participates in Medicare and Medicaid.
9401 South Kostner Ave.
Oak lawn, IL 60453
Phone: (708) 423-7882
Fax: (708) 423-7947
After an Accident
If a loved one suffered an injury after a preventable accident in a nursing center, there needs to be accountability. A nursing home negligence attorney can help you determine the level of fault in your case.Contact Malman Law for a consultation.