An Alabama nursing home is slapped with a termination of funding notice after the death of a resident.
Six months after the Pennsylvania Department of Health faced new scrutiny and criticism over its enforcement of quality care in nursing homes, data show it has quietly been increasing the penalties assessed to substandard operators.
The body of Ralph Ford, 73, was found covered in clothes in a large dumpster behind the St. Francis Nursing Center on Cadillac Boulevard in Detroit where he lived.
A licensed practical nurse at an assisted living home here is accused of sexually abusing a woman with a mental health condition living at the facility.
As the state’s population ages and life expectancy improves, care for the elderly is a significant concern that will grow increasingly important with each passing year.
Gov. Chris Christie rejected legislation Tuesday that would have required nursing homes in New Jersey to adhere to strict staffing quotas for certified nursing assistants.
A 95-year-old woman has died of hypothermia after she walked away from an assisted living facility in London.
Mary Meuse was all set to visit her family on Christmas. Two days later, the 83-year-old resident of Woodbriar Health Center in Wilmington was dead.
Sexual abuse of dementia patients, two investigations and now, a pulled license and another step closer to closure for Lynda Freeman.
Laurel Barrus’ father was 89 and living in a skilled nursing facility when, one night, she said he was left for eight hours without his oxygen.