The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently updated its Special Focus Facility list to expose those nursing homes across America which are repeatedly beleaguered with “serious problems.”
A Pennsylvania woman who served more than seven years in prison for insurance fraud and the unrelated death of a patient at a now-defunct nursing home has been charged for what police say was a $322,200 swindle of an 89-year-old man.
“Out of all the places she could have been placed, this is the worst one I’ve ever seen . . . It’s disgusting.”
A 42-year-old nurse aide will serve jail time for punching an 87-year-old nursing-home resident in the face, causing several fractures.
A Kentucky man who legally changed his name to The Reverend, appeared in court Tuesday for the first time since being indicted on a charge of murder.
Dozens of seniors who live in a Des Moines assisted living facility just found out they have one month to find a new place to live.
Tennessee health officials have ordered a nursing home to stop taking new residents and pay a $6,100 fine for violations.
A nursing home on Chicago’s North Side was fined more than $100,000 after five residents overdosed on heroin inside the facility.
State and federal health officials are seeking penalties totaling more than $100,000 from a North Side nursing home after five residents overdosed on heroin inside the facility in February.
Police say a 72-year-old man assaulted an 82-year-old man who died two days later. The victim has been identified as Hunter Alexander from Alexandria.