Weekly News Roundup (October 8, 2017)

This week’s news roundup: Former Manor Care Nursing Home CEO wants to receive $100 MILLION dollars despite potential bankruptcy.  Read about Manor Care’s legal troubles.

Also, is Florida’s Elder Care Ombudsman under fire for not recommending nursing home abuse and nursing home neglect investigations to the State?  We look into this important news story.

Finally, we look into how Florida nursing homes are changing the way they get paid for treating Medicaid Patients.  Will this be better or worse for Nursing Homes in Florida?  Read what is being proposed.

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Weekly News Roundup (September 30, 2017)

This week’s news round-up includes an update on the nursing home wrongful deaths in Broward County, Florida as well as breaking news on facilities being suspended, including Floridian Gardens Assisted Living Facility in Miami, Florida.  Additionally, we highlight Boulevard Manor Nursing Home in Boynton Beach, Florida who dealt with similar wrongful deaths due to lack of air conditioning.

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Florida Nursing Home Ratings: Palm Beach County’s Worst Safety Scores

Comparing Nursing Homes in Palm Beach County can be difficult.  As a result, NextGen Injury Law developed a complete list of Nursing Home Safety Scores, which can be accessed here.

Each nursing home page provides you with important information, including the number of lawsuits filed against the facility, the specific allegations of negligence, and a list of nursing home ratings by other critics.

Check out which nursing homes in Palm Beach County received “F” grades: Continue reading “Florida Nursing Home Ratings: Palm Beach County’s Worst Safety Scores”