Heartland of Fort Myers Nursing Home
Located at 1600 Matthew Dr. in Fort Myers Florida, Heartland Health Care Center of Fort Myers is a 120 bed nursing home facility. The owner and licensee of the nursing home is Heartland of Fort Myers FL, LLC. This entity has been the owner since December 20, 2007. The facility’s occupancy rate hovers around 50% and has a current daily rate of $325.17. Overall, the facility’s ratings are better than most, but this does not mean that Heartland of Fort Myers is immune from instances of negligent care.
Prior State Investigations and Surveys at Heartland of Fort Myers
An unannounced complaint survey was conducted at Heartland of Fort Myers on October 25, 2017. The complaint contained multiple allegations; one of which was unsubstantiated while the other was substantiated without citation. Ultimately, state inspectors found no deficiencies during this visit.
July 18, 2016 Unannounced Inspection at Heartland Healthcare Center Fort Myers
A surprise inspection was conducted by the Agency for Health Care Administration at Heartland of Fort Myers on 7/18/16, resulting in multiple citations. The citations include:
Improper smoke barriers, portable fire extinguisher availability, failing to provide appropriate fire stop systems and devices, and improper oxygen storage.
Prior Lawsuits against Heartland of Ft. Myers
Estate of James Richie vs. Heartland of Fort Myers
In this wrongful death lawsuit against Heartland of Ft. Myers, the Estate alleged the facility failed to monitor the resident, resulting in dehydration, infection and sepsis.
Estate of Frederick Morgan vs. Heartland of Fort Myers, LLC
This Complaint involved allegations of bed sores, infection and a UTI.
Virginia F. Janes vs. Heartland Ft. Myers Nursing Home
This lawsuit against the Heartland Fort Myers facility involved allegations of infection, UTI, c. diff and heel pressure sores.
Albina M. Thompson vs. Heartland of Fort Myers
In this 2016 lawsuit against Heartland of Ft. Myers, the resident, Ms. Thompson was alleged to have suffered preventable facility falls.
How Do I Know if my Loved One was Neglected?
When in doubt, you should investigate what happened. Our lawyers will perform the investigation for you for no up front costs. Indicators of abuse and neglect include:
- An unexpected death
- A failure to recognize a medical emergency until its too late
- Pressure sores
- Mismanagement of medication
- Infections and Sepsis
- Falls and broken bones
- Weight loss and dehydration
Nursing Home Negligence Case against Heartland of Fort Myers?
If your loved one suffered an injury or wrongful death due to abuse or neglect at the Fort Myers Heartland facility, contact or skilled and experienced Ft. Myers nursing home abuse attorneys today. Our lawyers have extensive experience suing Heartland for nursing home neglect and we can help your family pursue justice for your loved ones loss. We charge no fee unless we make a monetary recovery for you on your case.
Call us today for your free case consultation at 1-844-253-8919.« Previous PostNext Post »