Nursing Home News
Puerto Rico still stumbles in the dark a month after 'Maria'
One man climbs 24 flights of stairs several times a day alongside dormant elevators. Street vendors hawk plastic washboards for $20. And families outstretch their hands as crews in helicopters drop supplies in communities that remain isolated. This is life one month after Hurricane Maria slammed
911 calls on nursing home dying: 'Oh my God, this is crazy'
Emergency calls from sweltering Florida nursing home show staffers increasingly stressed, agitated as patients begin dying after Hurricane Irma knocked out air conditioning to the home
911 calls capture unfolding crisis at Florida nursing home where patients died
Newly released 911 calls capture the unfolding crisis at a Florida nursing home that lost its air conditioning after Hurricane Irma, subjecting its patients to sweltering heat and ultimately leading to the deaths of 14 people. In the first call from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills
Man charged with sexually assaulting nursing home resident
Police say a man who lives at a Rhode Island nursing home has been charged with sexually assaulting an 80-year-old female resident
A nursing home's high school teaches lessons on life
A tiny public high school in New York has endured after more than two decades in a curious location: a nursing home
Ex-politician gets probation for groping 103-year-old woman
Former politician who molested 103-year-old nursing home resident sentenced to 2 years of probation day after another politician in same township arrested on child porn charges
Ex-politician gets probation for groping 103-year-old
A former Pennsylvania politician who molested a 103-year-old nursing home resident was sentenced to 23 months' probation
Crocodile suspected of killing Australia woman with dementia
Authorities in northern Australia were searching for a crocodile suspected of killing a dementia patient who wandered from a nursing home
Florida nursing home where 14 died cut from Medicare program
Federal health officials are dropping a nursing home from the Medicare program after 14 patients died when the facility lost air conditioning during Hurricane Irma.
2 more dead from Florida nursing home that lost AC in Irma
Two women who lived at a Florida nursing home that lost air conditioning during Hurricane Irma have died, becoming the 13th and 14th fatalities linked to the home