A Hollywood assisted living facility was recently fined $10,000 by the Agency for Health Care Administration after the facility neglected to properly treat a resident’s pressure sore.
A North Miami nursing home’s licensure status remains uncertain following a recent bout of alleged criminal activity by its owners.
Find out which nursing homes were fined the most for abusing and neglecting residents.
Florida regulators sanction the Miami-based nursing home after a resident was struck by a dump truck.
Comedian W.C. Fields quipped, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit.” It seems that Florida lawmakers need to field his advice as their debate over proposed assisted living reform draws to an unceremonious close. Since 2011, the Legislature has worked on hammering out a reform bill that would tighten assisted living […]
Officials with the Agency for Health Care Administration recently imposed a $2,500 state fine against the Tarpon Point Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for …
The Bluegrass State ranked #1 in nursing home fines last year. Check out what other states round out the top 10.
Families for Better Care and 1199 Service Employees International Union convened a joint press conference denouncing cutbacks by nursing homes medical supply shortfalls in nursing homes.
Families for Better Care published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card and found that Texas is America’s worst nursing home state (again) while Rhode Island grabbed the top spot.
Florida officials recently slapped a Fort Myers nursing home with a $26,000 fine because the nursing home failed to treat a dangerous rat infestation. The nursing home was also placed on the state’s watch list and officials ratcheted up the facility’s inspection frequency to every six months.