Windmoor Healthcare of Clearwater violated Patient Safety Council regulations

Windmoor Healthcare of Clearwater was cited by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) for violating state regulations around patient safety officer and committee appointments. AHCA interviews with the facility’s Risk Manager and the Director of Quality Management revealed that the facility did not appoint a Patient Safety Officer. AHCA reviews of minutes and other documentation also found that the “facility’s Patient Safety Council did not include at least one person who is neither employed by nor practicing in the facility.”

A plan of correction was not included in the inspection report.