Nursing Home To Lose Medicaid, Medicare Funding

 A nursing home will lose funding next month due to violations of quality of care identified by the state department of health. The facility ranked with only 1 out of 5 stars for overall health care. The facility was noted to have 28 deficiencies, ranking six times higher than the average for facilities in the state. 

The violations by the facility resulted in employee resignations, sexual assaults by sex offenders at the facility, and other issues. Family members of patients at the nursing home are moving their loved ones after learning of the low quality care and violations. For more, read the story