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Hospital Administrative Penalties for Riverside County

Penalties Issued in 2014

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1150 N Indian Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262-4872, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of a patient when it did not follow established policies and procedures regarding fall prevention. The penalty is $50,000. This is the hospital’s first administrative penalty. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 04/22/2011. 

Penalties Issued in 2012

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47-111 Monroe St, Indio 92201, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of a patient when it did not follow surgical policies and procedures. This resulted in a patient having to undergo a second surgery. The penalty is $50,000. This is the hospital’s fifth administrative penalty.

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25500 Medical Center Dr., Murrieta 92562, Riverside County - Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 12/14/2011.

Penalties Issued in 2011

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4445 Magnolia Ave., Riverside 92501 - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of a patient when it did not follow its surgical policies and procedures.Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 08/04/2008.

Penalties Issued in 2010

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47-111 Monroe St., Indio 92201, Riverside County - The hospital did not follow its policies and procedures for the on-going assessment and monitoring of patients and the safe and effective administration of medication. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 08/04/2008.

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47-111 Monroe St., Indio 92201, Riverside County - The hospital did not ensure nursing staff competency and failed to follow the hospital’s policies and procedures for the on-going assessment and monitoring of patients. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 08/04/2008.

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47-111 Monroe St., Indio 92201, Riverside County - The hospital did not ensure the competency of the nursing staff to meet patient needs and failed to follow procedures for the safe administration of medication. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 08/04/2008.

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47-111 Monroe St., Indio 92201, Riverside County - The hospital failed to implement their established policies and procedures for the on-going assessment and monitoring of patients and safe administration of medication. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 08/04/2008.

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3865 Jackson Street, Riverside 92503, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of a patient when the hospital did not follow its informed consent and surgical policies and procedures. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 09/02/2009.

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25500 Medical Center Dr., Murrieta 92562, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of its patients when the hospital failed to follow its policies and procedures for ensuring the safe discharge of newborns at risk for developing an elevated bilirubin. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 11/05/2009

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25500 Medical Center Dr., Murrieta 92562, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of a patient when the hospital did not follow its surgical policies and procedures. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 09/17/2009.

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25500 Medical Center Dr., Murrieta 92562, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of its patients when the hospital failed to follow its policies and procedures to identify newborns at risk for elevated bilirubin (a liver enzyme which can cause jaundice) and initiate follow-up to prevent unnecessary harm. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 09/17/2009.

Penalties Issued in 2009

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25500 Medical Center Dr., Murrieta 92562, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of its patients when it did not follow its surgical policies and procedures. This is the seventh administrative penalty issued to this hospital. The penalty is assessed at $25,000.
 Administrative Penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 10/21/2008.

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25500 Medical Center Drive, Murrieta 92562, Riverside County - Administrative penalty issued based on findings during a survey completed 6/06/2008.

Penalties Issued in 2008

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600 North Highland Springs Avenue, Banning 92220-3090, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of patients when it failed to have the correct drugs for treatment of emergencies in the emergency department, post anesthesia care unit, surgery and radiology areas. Further, the hospital failed to have the appropriate equipment and supplies to treat pediatric patients in the emergency room to ensure appropriate emergency treatment and reduce the potential for death. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 5/30/2008.

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600 North Highland Springs Avenue, Banning 92220-3090, Riverside County - The hospital failed to ensure the health and safety of patients when it failed to supply emergency crash carts with necessary drugs to treat life threatening cardiac situations. This failure resulted in a potential for death in the treatment of patients in emergency cardiac situations. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 5/30/2008.

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25500 Medical Center Drive, Murrieta 92562, Riverside County - The facility failed to ensure proper food control and placed patients and visitors at risk for serious harm due to the potential growth of microorganisms and food borne illness. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 10/5/2007.

Penalties Issued in 2007

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25500 Medical Center Dr, Murrieta 92562, Riverside County - The facility failed to provide adequate on-call physician coverage to meet the needs of nine of 56 patients needing emergency services at IVMC and seven of 68 patients needing emergency services at RSMC. Administrative penalty issued based on finding during survey completed on 6/1/2007.

 
 
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