A Florida nursing home under investigation for the deaths of 13 patients after Hurricane Irma says in a letter to Congress that staff members did everything possible but couldn't overcome … Click to Continue »
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department withdrew a Medicare fraud lawsuit against HCR ManorCare, removing a cloud over one the largest U.S. nursing home chains as it nears a deadline to settle a legal dispute with its landlo...
A new audit says Louisiana's payments to private nursing homes for taking care of Medicaid patients have risen substantially over the last decade. But while the facilities are pocketing ever-higher … Click to Continue »
USAToday reports on the story of World War II veteran James Dempsey, of Woodstock, Georgia who was in a nursing home. One day, he began gasping for air and he called for help from the nursing home staff. Nursing supervisor, Wanda Nuckles, claims she rushed to his side and began chest compressions until paramedics arrived. […]
These abandoned nursing homes illustrate the contrast between the rising need for senior care facilities and the costs of keeping older nursing homes open.
James Dempsey, 89, of Woodstock, Ga., died in 2014 at the Northeast Atlanta Health and Rehabilitation Center. At first it appeared the decorated veteran of World War II had died of natural causes. And then his family watched the footage on a hidden camera they had put in his room.
Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, Staff at the Northeast Atlanta Health and Rehabilitation Center laughed as a decorated World War II veteran took his last gasps of air after frantically calling for help six different times, according...Show More Summary
What James Dempsey's family saw on the recording made them sue his nursing home.
Ann Wedgeworth, a Tony Award-winning actress most widely known for roles on sitcoms Evening Shade and Three’s Company, died Thursday following a lengthy illness at a New York area nursing home, her family has announced. She was 83. Wedgeworth,...Show More Summary
Nurses Seen Laughing Instead Of Helping 89-Year-Old Live James Dempsey was 89 when he called for help and hit the call light in Northeast Atlanta Health and Rehabilitation Center in back in February of 2014. Video footage shows t...
I. Sister Irene Morissette always locked her door at night. Maybe it was force of habit from her decades teaching at an isolated missionary school in Africa, or maybe it was, as she told a police detective later, just that she didn’t want “anyone coming in.” Either way, there was no sign of forced entry…
Minnesota’s largest pro-life organization is calling on public officials to take immediate action to stem the abuse crisis raging at care facilities. Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) urges Gov. Mark Dayton, state lawmakers,...Show More Summary
The cockroaches got so bad at a nursing home in Fresnillo, Zacatecas, on the weekend that the 11 elderly residents had to be evacuated. A local politician arranged accommodation for FULL STORY The post Cockroach infestation forces evacuation appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Genesis Healthcare Inc, one of the largest U.S. nursing home operators, expects to bounce back from industry woes after reaching a deal to restructure some of its leases, Chief Executive George Hager told investors on Thursday.
The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday moved to abandon fraud allegations against HCR ManorCare Inc., a leading national provider of nursing homes, after a judge struck a key witness and scolded prosecutors for bringing a case she described as a "waste of money."
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Jerry Lewis’ first wife and mother of his five sons is facing eviction from her nursing home after being cut out of the funnyman’s will, RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal. The shocking news comes as Lewis’ oldest son, former pop star Gary Lewis, confirmed the bombshell report that his dad’s signature on the will appears bogus. “Gary Read More
Because the job title is not protected, anyone can call themselves a nurse. It diminishes the work of the highly trained staff on the NHS frontline If you walk into a hospital, care home or GP surgery in England today, you might see someone who calls themselves a nurse. Show More Summary
The police have confirmed the incident but refused to comment further. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT In Russia, a 41-year-old nurse named Irina Gonchar accepted an invitation back to the apartment of
A nursing home for the elderly and people with disabilities sits adjacent to a run down replica of the Great Wall of China. Welcome to Taiyo Park. Taiyo Park, situated in a remote and little-known part of rural Himeji, is an expansive, unexpected park with replicas of famous and wondrous landmarks from around the world. Show More Summary