Abuse of the elderly is not acceptable and we fight hard in these types of cases. If you suspect a nursing home or caregiver has caused harm to your loved one in someone elses’ care, contact our law firm today for a free legal consultation.
Talking to us does not obligate you to anything, but we may be able to tell you if you have a claim and the value of your case. If we accept your case, you pay no fee unless we recover for you.
About Berkshire Place
Berkshire Place is a non-profit, 54-bed Medicare/Medicaid certified skilled nursing facility that provides services to the residents of Pittsfield, North Adams, Albany NY, Troy NY, Watervliet NY, Bennington VT, Cohoes NY, Easthampton, Northampton, Westfield, and the other towns in and surrounding Berkshire County, Massachusetts.
290 South St,
Pittsfield, MA 01201
CMS Star Quality Rating
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) rates all nursing homes that accept medicare or medicaid benefits. CMS created a 5 Star Quality Rating System—1 star is the lowest rating and 5 stars is the highest—that look at three areas.
As of 2018, Berkshire Place in Pittsfield, Massachusetts received a rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
|Overall Rating||5 out of 5 (Much Above Average)|
|State Health Inspections||3 out of 5 (Average)|
|Staffing||5 out of 5 (Much Above Average)|
|Quality Measures||5 out of 5 (Much Above Average)|
Fines Against Berkshire Place
The Federal Government fined Berkshire Place $7,803 on 06/06/2017 June 6th, 2007 in for health and safety violations.
Fines and Penalties
Our Nursing Home Accident Lawyers inspected government records and discovered Berkshire Place committed the following offenses:
Berkshire Place, Nursing Home Neglect and Elder Abuse Lawyers
If someone you love has suffered neglect or elder abuse by a senior caregiver, nursing home, or other care facility, our lawyers may be able to help. Regardless of whether or not criminal charges are filed against an alleged abuser, you may still be able to pursue compensation in a civil claim. Compensation in elder abuse cases may be awarded if someone in the care of another suffers harm due to intentional or negligent actions (including failure to take action).
Abuse of the elderly is not acceptable and we fight hard in these types of cases. If you suspect a nursing home or caregiver has caused harm to your loved one in someone elses’ care, contact our law firm today for a free legal consultation. Talking to us does not obligate you to anything, but we may be able to tell you if you have a claim and the value of your case. If we accept your case, you pay no fee unless we recover for you.
Oftentimes, victims of abuse either cannot or will not speak up for themselves out of fear. If you notice any warning signs or symptoms of neglect of abuse an an elderly person, it is important you contact an elder abuse lawyer immediately. Not only are there statute of limitations on filing a claim, but the sooner we start helping you, the easier it will be to collect evidence and talk to any witnesses before important details are lost, hidden, or forgotten.
We offer a free, no-obligation legal consultation to help you understand your rights and the value of your case. Our personal injury law firm takes cases involving elder abuse and neglect. We offer legal service to clients in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Hampshire.
Page Last Updated: April 20, 2018
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