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Nursing Home Fines and Bonuses

March 3, 2008 - Last year, the state fined 23 Iowa nursing homes $10,000 or more for providing substandard care. Some of those homes were also hit with federal fines and sanctions against their state... Read More


Elderly Man In Nursing Home Neglect Case Dies

January 22, 2008 - Ronald Larsen, the elderly man who was neglected to the point that cancer consumed nearly half his face, has died. Read More


Nursing Home Neglect Trial Begins

January 15, 2008 - Whether staff at an Evansville nursing home provided appropriate care for an 86-year-old woman who ultimately died is the central question in an ongoing trial in Vanderburgh Circuit Court... Read More


Criminal prosecution In nursing home abuse cases

January 3, 2008 - Filing a civil suit against a nursing home that has caused serious injury or even death to a loved one is not the only avenue of redress against the nursing facility and its staff. Most... Read More


Nursing Home Abuse More People Need to Speak Out

November 30, 2007 - Kathleen Sadlier transferred her mother, Rita, from a hospital to a nursing home, thinking she would get rehabilitation. Instead, her mother received poor care and even an injury. Read More


Patient in Nursing Home Investigation Vet with Purple Heart

November 20, 2007 - Anthony Digiannurio was admitted for respiratory problems but the hospital staff discovered the elderly man had maggots in one of his eyes, an infected breathing tube, a partially inserted... Read More


Jury Awards $1 Million Over Nursing Home Neglect

November 9, 2007 - The family of an 84-year-old man who died while in the care of a nursing home has been awarded $1 million in damages stemming from a nursing home neglect and medical malpractice lawsuit. Read More


Jury Awards $3 Milion in Nursing Home Neglect Case

November 5, 2007 - A jury in Platte County, Missouri rendered a verdict requiring the owner and operator of Barry Manor and White Oak nursing facilities to pay more than $3 million to the estate of a former... Read More


Family Blames Nursing Home’s Lack of Care for Man’s Death

October 31, 2007 - Families who can no longer take care of their loved ones decide to trust their loved one's care to a nursing home, only to have allegations of nursing home neglect appear a few months... Read More


Bill to Protect Nursing Home Abuse Victims Vetoed

October 19, 2007 - Only hours before it would become law, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed AB 399, a popular assembly bill that would have required the CDPH to complete investigations of nursing home... Read More


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