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Nursing home deaths during Hurricane Irma prompt wave of lawsuits

Lawsuit filed against nursing home after deaths during Irma HOLLYWOOD, FLORIDA A 94-year-old resident filled a lawsuit Sept. 15 against the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills. During Hurricane Irma, eight residents died after the air condition system failed. The lawsuit claims the nursing home … Original article Florida nursing home where 8 people died claims …

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Newbury Park nursing home pays in class-action settlement

Newbury Park nursing home pays in class-action settlement A highly-rated Catholic nursing home in Newbury Park has agreed to pay $345,000 and will undergo spot inspections in the settlement of a class-action lawsuit alleging patients were being given powerful drugs without required consent. The long-awaited … Original post How is nursing home neglect defined in the …

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Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuits Just Keep On Coming

Study finds Pennsylvania nursing homes deficient The department has a seven-year retention schedule, but had retained administrative orders dating to 1997 at the request of the state attorney general’s office because of a lawsuit against Golden LivingCenters, which operates 36 nursing homes across … See original post Crooked Nursing Home Owners Prompt Stricter Oversight Laws …

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