While some states have passed laws requiring nursing homes to notify patients and families when a registered sex offender moves in, a Target 11 investigation revealed that no such law exists in Pennsylvania.
A health care worker at the Courtyard Retirement Center in Port Charlotte is accused of stealing pain medications from residents.
Nursing home patients will be removed from a Georgia facility today after a federal judge rejected a company request to halt the government’s cutoff of Medicare and Medicaid payments because of patient neglect.
Whenever Sarah Harris and her husband, Ernie, drove past a nursing home, he would say the same thing: That’s where you’re going to put me. That’s where I’m going to be sent.
Two recent nursing home acquisitions pull down more than $100,000 per bed.
As a bill that would enable assisted living residents or their representatives to install cameras in their rooms moves through the legislative process in Utah, advocates for providers and residents both agree that it is not the ultimate solution for addressing incidents of theft, abuse and neglect that lead some lawmakers and consumers to pursue such measures in the first place.
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.