Nursing Homes

Nursing Homes

7 case studies show nursing home lapses

These cases offer a glimpse of the conflicts and lapses that have occurred in mixed nursing home populations. The facts set forth are included in state and federal inspection reports. The owners are identified in the federal government’s Nursing Home Compare database. Federal quality ratings range from 1 star (much below average) to 5 stars (much above average.) The listed ratings reflect the facility’s current status.

Nursing Homes

Nursing home magnate rocks Humboldt County with plans to close three of the area’s six facilities

In coming days, California regulators will decide whether the state’s largest nursing home operator can stop accepting patients at three of his skilled nursing facilities in Humboldt County and begin closing the homes. Rockport Healthcare Services, the management company for Los Angeles nursing home magnate Shlomo Rechnitz, said the move was prompted by a staffing crisis. If approved, the county would lose more than half of its skilled nursing beds.

Roseville nursing home under scrutiny for allegedly understaffing to maximize profit

Roseville Point Health and Wellness Center is among 15 nursing home facilities named in lawsuits alleging purposeful understaffing to maximize profits.