Dozens of Florida nursing homes with long records of failing to meet state and federal standards operate with little risk of being shut down.
The World War II vet threw one of his legs over the edge of his hospital bed, gasped for air and called out desperately to an empty room: “Help me, help me, help me.”
The strangulation death of a resident and the escape of another has resulted in Aperion Care Moline being assessed $75,000 in fines by the Illinois Department of Public Health.
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.
Resident altercation at NW Florida assisted living results in deadly stabbing.
A Pensacola assisted living facility has been forced to turn away new patients in the wake of a damning report that paints a picture of inept staff, inadequate record keeping and a negligent resident death.
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.
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.