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OUR TAKE: Residents’ ‘Rights’ Real Threat to Nursing Home Empires

By Brian Lee, FFBC Executive Director Once again, the nursing home lobbyists have strapped up their boots, donned their black hats, and rode out on their trusty steeds to make quick work of Public Enemy No 1. Just what’s this foreboding menace looming over their horizon? Why it’s none other than Proposal 88. Proposal 88, […]

Woman Was Outside Nursing Home 8 Hours Before Dying in Cold

A nursing home resident with dementia and a history of wandering off was outside in temperatures hovering around zero for about eight hours before staff members noticed she was missing and found her dead from hypothermia, a state investigation found.