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Recent New York Nursing Home Negligence settlements and verdicts by Leitner Varughese PLLC attorneys


Leitner Varughese is a cutting-edge litigation and trial law firm uniquely experienced in handling high-profile, complex lawsuits involving serious injuries and wrongful death. The Firm has specific interest in handling cases of neglect and abuse involving nursing home residents. The attorneys at Leitner Varughese are among New York’s most recognized and respected leaders in the area of nursing home abuse and negligence litigation. Both in and out of the courtroom, our attorneys are leading the charge to establish an environment where substandard care will not be tolerated. Having facilitated in the recovery of OVER $50 MILLION in NURSING HOME NEGLIGENCE verdicts and settlements on behalf of neglected residents and their families, the attorneys of Leitner Varughese continues to work tirelessly to be a voice for those who cannot speak for themselves.

Below are a sample of recent New York settlements and verdicts obtained by Leitner Varughese attorneys in nursing home negligence and medical malpractice cases:

Municipal liability / civil rights violation resulting in death (EDNY)

$7,890,000.00

Fall in nursing home with dislodged catheter resulting in death (Bronx County)

$1,300,000.00

Surgery error resulting in death (Richmond County)

$775,000.00

Nursing home resident choked resulting in death (Suffolk County)

$750,000.00

83 year old woman fell and developed bedsore (Bronx County)

$600,000.00

83 year old woman developed infection from PEG tube (Kings County)

$595,000.00

81 year old man sustained fracture and developed bedsore (Dutchess County)

$568,000.00

84 year old woman fell at nursing home and developed bedsores (Kings County)

$500,000.00

94 year old woman fell and sustained hip fracture (New York County)

$500,000.00

82 year old man developed bed sore (Kings County)

$500,000.00

84 year old man died and sustained a head injury (Kings County)

$500,000.00

82 year old woman died as a result of asphyxiation (Richmond County)

$500,000.00

94 year old woman fell and sustained hip fracture (New York County)

$500,000.00

85 year old man developed bedsores (Kings County)

$500,000.00

90 year old woman developed bedsores (Richmond County)

$475,000.00

76 year old woman developed bedsores (Kings County)

$450,000.00

88 year old develops heels bedsores (Kings County)

$425,000.00

86 year old man develops bedsores (Bronx County)

$400,000.00

87 year old man fell and sustained neck fracture (Queens County)

$400,000.00

82 year old woman develops bed sore in nursing home (Suffolk)

$392,500.00

85 year old man develops sacral bedsore (Kings County)

$390,000.00

75 year old woman with nerve condition develops bed sores at nursing home (Nassau)

$375,000.00

90 year old woman developed bedsore (Rockland County)

$375,000.00

92 year old woman fell and fractured hip and orbital bone (Queens County)

$375,000.00

91 year old woman fell and sustained hip fracture (Queens County)

$375,000.00

84 year old man developed bedsore (Kings County)

$350,000.00

83 year old woman developed Stage IV bedsore (Kings County)

$350,000.00

82 year old man falls at nursing home and fractures hip with surgery (Orange)

$325,000.00

72 year old woman fractures femur from fall with surgery (Kings County)

$325,000.00

82 year old woman developed bedsore (Kings County)

$325,000.00

82 year old woman sustained tibia/fibula fracture with closed reduction (New York County)

$325,000.00

86 year old man fell at nursing home and fractured his humerus (Richmond County)

$325,000.00

91 year old man developed bedsore (New York County)

$325,000.00

60 year old man fractures femur from fall, full recovery (Kings County)

$325,000.00

72 year old woman fractures hip from fall (Kings County)

$325,000.00

73 year old woman develops foot ulcers (Nassau County)

$325,000.00

86 year old woman suffers fracture, no surgery (Queens County)

$300,000.00

82 year old woman developed bed sore (Queens County)

$300,000.00

79 year old woman developed bedsores; Bronx County

$300,000.00

82 year old woman developed bedsore (Queens County)

$300,000.00

87 year old man suffers hip fracture with surgery from fall (Queens County)

$300,000.00

77 year old woman developed bed sore (Bronx County)

$295,000.00

71 year old man developed bedsore (Kings County)

$280,000.00

89 year old woman developed bedsore (Orange County)

$275,000.00

68 year old man developed bedsore (Suffolk County)

$275,000.00

97 year old woman fell and fractured hip (Bronx County)

$275,000.00

74 year old woman fell and fractured femur - no surgery (Nassau County)

$275,000.00

72 year old woman sustains hip fracture of unknown origin (Bronx County)

$250,000.00

80 year old woman developed bedsore (Monroe County)

$272,500.00

99 year old man develops bedsore (Bronx County)

$250,000.00

89 year old woman fell in hospital and sustained head injury (Suffolk County)

$250,000.00

89 year old woman suffers fracture from fall, no surgery (Kings County)

$250,000.00

83 year old woman developed bedsore (Rockland County)

$250,000.00

94 year old woman developed bedsore (Rockland County)

$250,000.00

72 year old woman suffers fractured hip of unknown origin (Bronx County)

$250,000.00

81 year old man fell and sustained a subdural hematoma (Queens County)

$240,000.00

81 year old man fell and sustained a subdural hematoma (Queens County)

$240,000.00

80 year old woman developed bedsore (Sullivan County)

$235,000.00

79 year old woman developed bedsore (Nassau County)

$230,000.00

88 year old woman sustains fracture, no surgery (Bronx County)

$225,000.00

91 year old woman sustained bed sore (Nassau County)

$225,000.00

80 year old woman developed bedsore (Sullivan County)

$235,000.00

79 year old woman developed bedsore (Nassau County)

$230,000.00

90 year old man suffers head injury, county defendant (Suffolk County)

$220,000.00

71 year old woman developed bedsore (Dutchess County)

$215,000.00

70 year old female developed bed sore (Kings County)

$200,000.00

79 year old man developed bedsore (Kings County)

$200,000.00

81 year old woman developed sacral bedsore (Bronx County)

$200,000.00

64 year old man fractured hip from fall (Bronx County)

$200,000.00

84 year old female sustained bedsore (New York County)

$195,000.00

84 year woman fell and fractured her hip (Bronx County)

$190,000.00

73 year old woman fractured shoulder of unknown origin, no surgery (New York County)

$190,000.00

103 year old woman fell and fractured hip (Queens County)

$190,000.00

75 year old woman developed bed sore (Ulster County)

$190,000.00

87 year old man fell and broke his hip (Nassau County)

$187,500.00

91 year old woman sustained bed sore (Suffolk County)

$180,000.00

87 year old man developed bedsores (Bronx County)

$175,000.00

91 year old man re-fractures hip of unknown origin (Nassau County)

$170,000.00

93 year old woman fell and fractured her hip (Queens County)

$170,000.00

84 year old woman with fracture of unknown origin (New York County)

$164,000.00

76 year old woman develops bedsores (Richmond County)

$150,000.00

93 year old fell and fractured her humerus - no surgery (Kings County)

$150,000.00

70 year old man in vegetative state developed bed sores (Bronx County)

$150,000.00

53 year old man with HIV/AIDS developed bedsore (Bronx County)

$150,000.00

61 year old woman developed bed sore (Nassau County)

$150,000.00

89 year old woman developed bed sore (Richmond County)

$150,000.00

87 year old woman developed bed sore (Bronx County)

$150,000.00

82 year old woman fell and fractured her hip (Rockland County)

$150,000.00

92 year old woman fell and fractured her hip (New York County)

$135,000.00

89 year old woman sustained minor bed sore (Bronx County)

$125,000.00

83 year old man fell and broke his hip (Queens County)

$125,000.00

78 year old woman sustained fecal impaction with septicemia (Richmond County)

$110,000.00

96 year old fell and re-fractured hip (Nassau County)

$100,000.00

84 year old woman sustained compression fracture (Suffolk County)

$90,000.00

75 year old man sustains laceration on fingertip (Nassau County)

$75,000.00

94 year old man fell and broke his nose (Orange County)

$75,000.00

Leitner Varughese is currently investigating New York nursing home injuries involving:

Bed Sores or Pressure Sores (also known as “decubitus ulcers” or “pressure ulcers”) Falls resulting in fractures or other serious injury Infection or Sepsis Head injuries Injuries of unknown origin Malnutrition or Dehydration

Medication Errors Choking Clogged Breathing Tubes Infected PEG tubes Physical or Sexual Assault or Abuse Physical or Chemical Restraints Burns Alzheimer's and other dementias Assaults by staff

Nassau County Nursing Homes

A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility

516-572-1400

875 Jerusalem Ave. Uniondale, NY 11553

Beach Terrace Care Center

516-431-4400

640 West Broadway, Long Beach, NY 11561

Belair Care Center, Inc.

516-826-1160

2478 Jerusalem Ave. North Bellmore, NY 11710

Central Island Healthcare

516-433-0600

825 Old Country Road Plainview, NY 11803

Cold Spring Hills Center for Nursing/Rehabilitation

516-622-7700

378 Syosset-Woodbury Road, Woodbury, NY 11797

East Rockaway Progressive Care

516-599-2744

243 Atlantic Ave. Lynbrook, NY 11563

Excel to Woodbury

516-692-4100

8533 Jericho Turnpike Woodbury, NY 11797

Fulton Commons Care Center Inc.

516-222-9300

60 Merrick Ave. Franklin Square, NY 11010

Garden Care Center

516-775-2100

135 Franklin Avenue, Franklin Square, NY 11010

Glen Cove Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation

516-671-9010

6 Medical Plaza, Glen Cove, NY 11542

Glengariff Health Care Center

516-676-1100

141 Dosoris Lane Glen Clove, NY 11542

Grandell Rehabilitatiom and Nursing Center

516-889-1100

645 W. Broadway, Long Beach, NY 11561

Hempstead Park Nursing Home

516-705-9700

800 Front Street, Hempstead, NY 11550

Highfield Gardens Care Center of Great Neck

516-365-9229

199 Community Drive, Great Neck, NY 11021

Komanoff Center for Geriatric & Rehabilitation Medicine

516-897-1220

375 East Bay Drive Long Beach, NY 11561

Marquis Care Center

516-740-9900

2 Medical Plaza Glen Cove, NY 11542

Mayfair Care Center

516-538-7171

100 Baldwin Rd. Hempstead, NY 11550

Meadowbrook Care Center, Inc.

516-377-8200

320 West Merrick Rd. Freeport, NY 11520

Nassau Extended Care Center

516-565-4800

One Greenwich St. Hempstead, NY 11550

North Shore University Hospital Stern Family Center For Extended Care

516-562-8000

300 Community Drive Manhasset, NY 11030

Oceanside Care Center Inc.

516-536-2300

2914 Lincoln Ave. Oceanside, NY 11752

Orzac Center for Extended Care and Rehabilitation

516-256-6710

900 Franklin Ave. Valley Stream, NY 11580

Park Avenue Extended Care Center

516-431-2600

425 National Blvd. Long Beach, NY 11561

Parkview Care and Rehab Center

516-798-1800

5353 Merrick Rd. Massapequa, NY 11758

Rockville Nursing Center Inc.

516-536-7730

41 Maine Ave. Rockville Center, NY 11570

Sands Point Center for Health & Rehabilitation

516-767-2320

1440 Port Washington Blvd. Port Washington, NY 11050

South Shore Healthcare

516-623-4000

275 W. Merrick Rd. Freeport, NY 11520

Sunharbor Manor

516-621-5400

255 Warner Avenue Roslyn Heights, NY 11577

The Grace Plaza Rehabilitation& Nursing Center

516-466-3001

15 St. Paul's Place Great Neck, NY 11021

The Tuttle Center

516-382-8112

300 East Overlook, Port Washington, NY 11050

Townhouse Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

516-565-1900

755 Hempstead Turnpike Uniondale, NY 11553

White Oaks Nursing Home

516-367-3400

8565 Jericho Turnpike Woodbury, NY 11797

Woodmere Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Inc.

516-374-9300

121 Franklin Place Woodmere, NY 11598

Suffolk County Nursing Homes

Affinity Skilled Living and Rehabilitation Center

631-218-5000

305 Locust Avenue, Oakdale, NY 11769

Apex Rehabilitation and Care Center

631-592-6400

78 Birchwood Dr. Huntington Station NY 11746

Avalon Gardens Rehabilitation & Health Care Center

631-724-2200

7 Route 25A, Smithtown, NY 11787

Bellhaven Center for Geriatric and Rehabilitative Care

631-286-8100

110 Beaver Dam Road Brookhaven, NY 11719

Berkshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

631-587-0600

10 Berkshire Road W. Babylon, NY 11704

Broadlawn Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

631-264-0222

399 County Line Road, Amityville, NY 11701

Brookhaven Health Care Facility

631-447-8800

801 Gazzola Blvd. Patchogue, NY 11772

Carillon Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

631-271-5800

830 Park Avenue Huntington, NY 11743

Cedar Lodge Nursing Home

631-503-6831

6 Frowein Rd. Center Moriches, NY 11934

East Neck Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

631-422-4800

134 Great East Neck Rd. West Babylon, NY 11704

Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.

631-273-1300

120 Plant Ave. Hauppauge, NY 11788

Good Samaritan Nursing Home

631-244-2400

101 Elm Street Sayville, NY, 11782

Gurwin Jewish Geriatric Center

631-715-2578

68 Hauppauge Rd. Commack, NY 11725

Hilaire Rehab and Nursing

631-427-0254

9 Hilaire Drive, Huntington NY 11743

Huntington Hills Center for Health & Rehabilitation

631-439-3000

400 South Service Rd. Melville, NY 11747

Island Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

631-758-3266

5537 Expressway Drive North, Holtsville, NY 11742

John J. Foley Skilled Nursing Facility

631-852-4433

14 Glover Drive, Yaphank, NY 11980

Lakeview Rehabilitation and Care Center

631-924-8830

63 Oakcrest Ave. Middle Island, NY 11953

Long Island State Veterans Home

631-444-8500

SUNY Stonybrook 100 Patriots Rd. Stonybrook, NY 11790

Maria Regina Residence Inc.

631-299-3000

1725 Brentwood Rd. Bldg. 1 Brentwood, NY 11717

Medford Multicare Center

631-730-3000

3115 Horseblock Rd. Medford, NY 11763

Mills Pond Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

631-862-6990

273 Moriches Rd. St. James, NY 11780

Momentum At South Bay for Rehabilitation and Nursing

631-581-6400

340 East Main Street, East Islip, NY 11730

Nesconset Nursing Center

631-361-8800

100 Southern Blvd. Nesconset, NY 11767

Oak Hollow Nursing Center

631-924-8820

49 Oakcrest Avenue Middle Island, NY 11953

Our Lady of Consolation at Geriatric Care Center

631-587-1600

111 Beach Drive West Islip, NY 11795

Peconic Bay Skilled Nursing Facility

631-548-6260

1300 Roanoke Avenue Riverhead, NY 11901

Peconic Landing at Southhold

631-477-3800