Caregiver arrested for “gross sexual imposition” of three nursing home residents and “pandering obscenity involving a minor.”
Florida inspector charged with bribery in Medicare fraud case.
In September, a new state law takes effect that will make it more difficult for nursing homes cited for serious repeat violations to avoid hefty fines from regulators.
Several Florida nursing homes were sanctioned by the Agency for Health Care Administration this week for violations that occurred over the past several months.
More news about the blatantly outlandish “censoring” of Florida’s nursing home inspections by state officials.
More fallout about the Agency for Health Care Administration’s sudden shrouding of public inspection reports for nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
AHCA has not been keeping its promise on inspection reports for nursing homes and assisted-living facilities, where more than 160,000 of Florida’s most vulnerable residents live. Basic information — dates, places and key details — has been blacked out in those reports.
If you want to check on conditions at a Florida nursing home where your elderly loved one is living, you might be surprised at what you don’t find in state inspection reports that are legally required to be open to the public.
This story is the exact opposite of treating your elders with dignity and respect.
Texas does not do well by the more than 93,000 elderly and disabled people who depend on the services of nursing homes for their daily care.