Politicians Release List of Nursing Home Facilities that Fall Short of Health and Safety Standards

State politicians have released a list of nursing home facilities who have a track record of poor care on a repetitive basis. Among these facilities are recurrent offenders which require “increased government oversight.” According to the senators who publicly released the list, the purpose of the disclosure was to assist the general public when looking for consistently safe care for their loved ones.

There were also a list of 435 facilities who were not publicly listed as insufficient but nearly made the cut. Among these facilities was a home that was banned from admitting new patients due to its failure to properly investigate, report, and prevent sexual abuse. For more, read the story and read this article.